Software

Atlantica Online – strategy and roleplay in one free game

It is rare for anyone to say that they have tried a completely different online rpg game that blows their mind away. Nowadays, it’s difficult for game companies to deviate from the hack n’ slash formula that has made them successful before but there is one game that was able to do it Atlantica Online is probably the only free to play game to introduce a strategic gameplay in a way that takes players by surprise and amazement.

CamStudio – capture your desktop into video AVI or flash files

There are some times you just need to record everything that is happening in your desktop. You may need a short video for your class presentation, a tutorial or for business demonstrations. Here's a great alternative from all the expensive commercial software which allows you to capture your desktop with ease. CamStudio lets you record all your desktop activity and export it into AVI or into SWF. Once you start using it and will have to do a software presentation, you won't have to demo everything right on site - you will play it back from CamStudio.

Osu! – This Free Rhythm Game is One Click Away!

The evolution of rhythm games did not stop with Dance Dance Revolution and Guitar Hero. Rhythm games take on a new face as different types of gameplay are introduced. The Nintendo DS rhythm game called “Ouendan” inspired a skilled team of gamers to create their own free-to-play rhythm game. Combining excellent gameplay and community-generated beatmaps, this new rhythm game is called Osu!

Mumble – talk with your fellow gamers without the lag

Don't you just hate it when you are yelling to your teammates when you are playing via virtual LAN setups - only to find out that your voices and your game sessions are not properly synchronized? Think of lag times killing you so badly that you wish it's easier to just type. Fret no more. Here's Mumble to the rescue. Mumble is an open-source software for chatting while you are gaming. It promises low-latency, but still delivers high-quality voice transmission. Give it a try - you might just escape that next chain lightning from the enemies.

Lost Treasures of El Dorado – a free puzzle game with a storyline

History fan? This game is made just for you! And no, it’s not another one of those boring trivia games that gets old after the first five questions. This is a nicely done jewel matching game set in a very engaging historical environment. History buff or not, this free to play game has something cool and unique to offer. With stunning visuals and a plot worth remembering, Lost Treasures of El Dorado is indeed quite a treasure.

Linux Multimedia Studio – a cross-platform digital music creator

Whether you are into house or alternative rock, making your own music sound professional definitely requires the right software. It's not like you just have to plug in a microphone and start singing, right? Every musician knows there is way more to it than that! If you need features allowing you total control over recording and mastering your tracks, then the Linux Multimedia Studio is for you. Equipped with powerful plug-ins and functions, you can record your music like a pro at the best price possible - FREE.

Yo Frankie! – a great 3D Blender-based game with a cute but evil squirrel

Imagine this: a cute but evil & angry-looking flying squirrel picking up acorns, attacking sheep, and throwing bones? Are you having a hard time imagining? Well then stop imagining and check out Yo Frankie! Yo Frankie! is a 3D game where you play as this mean squirrel, jump over rams and sheep, and throw bones and acorns. Based on Blender and Crystal Space 3D, it's a game that you and your little siblings will surely enjoy.