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Free backgammon game that allows playing with a friend on different computer

Is there a free backgammon game which allows you to play against a friend even if you are on different computers (in different cities). Not hot seat where you are on the same computer. I wouldn't ...
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CDN service for small student project (MMORPG)

I'm looking for some feedbacks / recommendation for a way to deliver my project's content to our users. Description I'm hosting a student project, a small MMORPG server that we are developing on our ...
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how to play “Red Alert 2” in 2019?

i'm looking for a way to play the game: "Red Alert 2". its better if there is a way to play it with multiplayer mode, so we can play together(multiple friends).
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Recommendations for a Python game bot

I want to make a Zuma deluxe bot to play the game and it to be based on image analysis. My question is: Is python good for this task? Would the bot work fast, without delay, be efficient? I have 4 ...
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programming games with C language

Are there any programming games (that is, games in which a player does some programming: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Programming_game ) in which the programming language used by player is C?
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Software to run a simulation on different strategies on the game battleships

As stated I would like to run a simulation for the game battleships on my windows computer. I want to be able to program the game with pseudorandom positions for the battleships and then create a loop ...
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Q: 3D game engine for Android

i´m quite old to coding but kind of new in the APK and games for android zone, i want to choose the best free option for making games, 3D game preferably. I've done some quick Google searches that ...
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Bluestacks click simulator

I would like to simulate clicks inside a game which is running inside Bluestacks. Im thinking of taking a screenshot of my screen, crop on x1, y1 to x2, y2 vertices to only have the Bluestacks screen ...
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Script or Application to Scrape Game Review Scores

Does anyone know of a script or application which would import a list of game titles (from scanning installation folders or by referencing a txt file with list of game titles) which would then scrape ...
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I want to know about the best free tutorial about making games in unity3D through C#

So, I just completed learning the basics of C#, and want to continue with learning C# coding patterns for unity3D. Is there any good complete tutorial out there that teaches game design in unity ...
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What's a good Match 3 game for a five year old?

My son has taken an interest in my wife's Farm Heroes Saga. He understands the match 3 premise, but the game is full of in game purchases and Facebook popups after each level with close and cancel ...
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searching for the ways for rendering a runtime created animation to mine character

Is there some sort of the SDK or plugins available in the game world that will allow me to render a runtime or playtime created animation to mine character?
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Game script for upgrading

So I am playing an old MMORPG game. I would really like to create a simple script to execute a few clicks with the mouse and a few button presses. I tried using autoit and autohotkey but that didn't ...
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What server solution is the best for my game? Photon Bolt headless vs PUN

I am developing a turn based card game with game scene very similar to Clash Royale. (Where you place cards in turn and you spawn units after your place the card, then the game scene will have those ...
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Internal server for game engine multiplayer / singelplayer, how its is done?

I am looking for a solution for my C++/lua engine. I would like my game to become multiplayer, but without making an entirely new server codebase. (code for client and server should be the same). I am ...
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Online poker room game engine recommendation

Could you tell me what game engine use Pokerstars, Winamax or FullTilt for their PC software or which library / technologies ? What would you use to develop this kind of software ? I was thinking of ...
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Piano falling items animations swift/iOS

I need help / advice! How to make such falling elements? Is this done through a sprite or just a view, or the draw method? I can not imagine how to do it at all
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Swift library to parse Music XML

I make a piano game with falling plates(tiles). I have xml files (music xml) that I want to use in the game. Is there a Swift library for simple Parsing music xml files? After that I need to convert ...
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Free and maintained box2d editor

I'm looking for a free map 2d / box 2d editor for Libgdx. VisEditor is deprecated, overlap2d is dead. I want something like VisEditor, free and maintained, preferably open source. It must work on ...
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Looking for Crossword generator with GUI for Linux

I am looking for replacement for EclipseCrossword working on Linux. It must: have a GUI produce same type of crosswords It would be great if: it could output the result into PDF/ODT or similar ...
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A free host (game) server for a mobile application

Recently I developed a game and distributed it via play store. Now I am thinking of providing "High score rank competition system", which enables users to see other's high score and see theirselves' ...
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Options for Map Based Mobile App/Game

I'm working on a project for an online map based mobile game. I started with the back-end using AWS Cognito for use authentication, AWS RDS with MySQL for data storage, and AWS Lambda for back-end ...
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What technologies should I use if I want to develop a real-time webapp?

I'd like to develop a web application based on a chess game. It's something like this, but I have no idea about which technologies to use. I read several posts where the suggestion was to use socket....
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Parent control for either Android or iOS, with no chances to reset

Two years ago we expropriated smartphone from our kid because being a game maniac he spent all his time playing games (even at the lessons). Instead we bought a very simple dialer with no any games ...
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Educational games to master unix command line?

Looking for recommendations, for some simple trainer style games to improve my command line skills. Could be something similar to https://www.learnshell.org/, or even simpler. At the most basic level,...
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Car driving simulator with realistic landscape and roads?

I'm looking for a realistic car driving simulator - by realistic, I mean realistic landscapes. AFAIK, there are some OK car driving simulators, but don't seem right or aren't what I want; for example,...
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Is there a card game software that can play with real cards?

I prefer to play with real cards than on the computer (not to mention my grandchildren!), but sometimes there aren't enough people for a game. I wonder why no one has yet made a software to which you ...
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Specific racing game for Android

I am looking for a racing game that MUST have: turning, acceleration, breaking, hairpins, chicanes, either ai opponents or ghost driver, multiple sport style tracks with visible edge lines and actual ...
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Actually realistic driving simulator

I just started driving, and I wanted to use a driving simulator to get some practice with turning at the right time, how much I should turn the steering wheel, knowing which way to turn the steering ...
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Games set in a realistic version of a city which I know well

I am trying not to be overly broad here, but if anyone wants to edit to reword this question, please go ahead. I realize that this is a rather usual request, but I do want to keep it on topic and ...
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Linux solitaire game with cheat features?

Some solitaire players like to peek (at face down cards) when a game is too difficult, the better to win, (or "win"). What Linux software exists that allows face-down peeking?
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Games using google earth 3D data?

Google earth (and maps on the desktop) contains a lot of 3D landscape and building data. While not exactly looking like professionally sculpted recreations of the cities, using the desktop client of ...
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Variants of snake inclusive of fasting periods for Android devices

I am looking for a cute variation of the famous game "snake", the one where there is a snake that grows eating apples that appear as though randomly on the screen and the game ends if the snake eats ...
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Android port of old DOS Star Trek game

If you don't recognize this, you should probably move on to the next question. If you do recognize it, then you almost certainly used to play the old DOS Star Trek game. Do you know of an Android ...
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Train to be a Texas Hold'em dealer

Our school is having a casino night with one of the tables being Texas Hold'em. I have volunteered to be a dealer for Texas Hold'em and need to practice as a dealer so as not to make mistakes. So I ...
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Wii games for a child with motor impairment

I have a 4-year old child with motor impairment, and recently came across several papers regarding how playing Wii games can yield improvements in dexterity, limb coordination, balance and motor ...
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Computer Game/Software that Makes Memorizing Fun

I am trying to memorize word for word several chapters from a book. LOTS OF TEXT. Every memorization program online uses flash cards or hides every other word. This gets boring really fast, though. ...
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2d city builder for gnu/linux?

I'm looking for city building games for GNU/Linux that are with 2D graphics (I'm playing on my laptop which has low performance, and also I just like 2D graphics better personally) I prefer if the ...
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Military strategy game on modern era

I'm looking for a game with all of the following features: strategy no fantasy, no sci-fi modern warfare (that is, post WW2) and at least 1 of the following: runs on Linux (without wine) or is ...
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Puzzle games for children without fluffy graphics (not “educational”)

I'm in search for games my 4 and 7 year old can play that are satisfying, intellectually stimulant and that make them happy. Not the crappy that appears in any search for "games for kids" (I mean ...
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Game recommndation: Ancient rome

I am looking for a game set in the classic Roman Empire. I Like turn by turn, and 4x games, however I am open to other suggestions. It could be a Civilization type game, or Sim-City like, or a war ...
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Looking for an old first-person-shooter [closed]

No sure this is the right place to ask; let me know if not and where else to ask... Anyway, I am looking for an old first-person-shooter (maybe 20 years old, PC), you were shooting just some kind of ...
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First person shooter for Ubuntu

I have an Ubuntu 14.04 Laptop with 8GB RAM and Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU 2020M @ 2.40GHz Processor. For this system I am looking for an easy to install first person shooter. It does not have to have the ...
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Simple game for Windows to test a joystick controller

I have built a custom joystick controller as a part of my project. It consists of a single joystick controller (for x/y directions) and 4 buttons. Which game for Windows 7 can I use to demonstrate ...
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Which Linux distribution is best for hosting Minecraft server?

I have a computer than I will use for, and likely dedicate to hosting a Minecraft server, and I was told that Linux is better for that. I had some experience with Linux in the past, but I stopped ...
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I need a nice video game for my daughter

It needs to utilize the 7 channel headphone logitech I bought for her. It's artemis G633. Also I gave her i7 computer with 16 GB memory and gtx 1060 video card. Far more than enough to play overwatch ...
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Blackjack software for Linux/Unix

Anyone know of a decent blackjack software running under Linux/Unix? The last one I could find was part of gnome-games, but it has been removed from the package for a few years now.
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Atmospheric RPG from the 2000s

I am looking for a game to play over the holidays. My requirements are as follows: Content It should be an RPG or very similar, i.e., the focus should on developing your character (or ensemble of ...
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Creating a space game. Need help with a solution for creating dynamic spiral graphics

My friend and I are working on a web based game where we want to have a blackhole-like thing rendered in some form of an engine or 3D program for us to freely manipulate adding more "arms" making it ...
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Block myself from running a game for too long or after late hours

I used to be addicted to WoW and I healed myself by using the parental controls to block at one 30-minute slot every 4 hours. It was great. I have a new game addiction now, on Steam, and it turns out ...