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5 Highly Promising Terminal Emulators
The terminal emulator is a venerable but essential tool for computer users. The reason why Linux offers so much power is due to the command line. The Linux shell can do so much, and this power can be accessed on the desktop by using a terminal emulator. There are so many available for Linux that the choice is bewildering.

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  • GFingerPoken
    GFingerPoken is a BlackBox-type game for GTK 1.2 or higher. It was heavily inspired by Marble, an old MS Windows shareware game.
  • glFold
    glFold is an attempt to make a simplified version of the protein folding problem into a little, fun game.
  • Glickomania
    Glickomania is a simple, but dangerously addictive puzzle. The objective is to clear the board of all tiles by removing groups of identical adjacent tiles. Tiles fall downwards to fill empty gaps, and from right to left to fill empty columns. A slight variation of clickomania is known as "the same game" and it has been implemented in KDE (ksame).
  • glightoff
    GLightOff is a simple (but not so easy to solve!) puzzle game. The goal is to switch off all the lights on the 5x5 board.
  • glsnake
    glsnake is an imitation of Rubiks' Snake. The snake is made up of 24 triangular prisms (half-cubes) connected on the square faces by a rotational joint. The snake may be rotated and manipulated into a variety of shapes.
  • Gnome Honbun
    The goal of this game is obviously to collect as many points as possible. The rules are simple. Whenever there are 3 or more tiles of the same color in a row or in a column, they will disappear. New tiles will fall from the top. You can swap two adjacent tiles but only in case this operation would produce a "row" or "column" of tiles of single color.
  • GNUbik
    GNUbik is an interactive, graphical, single player puzzle. This free program renders an image of a cube, like that invented by Erno Rubik. You have to manipulate the cube using the mouse. When each face shows only one colour, the game is solved.
  • Gnumch
    Gnumch is a clone of the "Number Munchers" game for those of us that still experience nostalgia for the good old days of Apple ][e. It teaches simple mathematical concepts such as primes, factors, multiples, and simple arithmetic.
  • gPlanarity
    gPlanarity is a simple puzzle game involving untangling planar graphs for fun and prizes. If you tend to get addicted to cute little math puzzles, this one is a doozy.
  • gTans
    The Tangram is a chinese puzzle. The object is to put seven geometric shapes together so as to form a given outline. All the pieces must be used and are laid next to one another. The pieces are five triangles, a square and a parallelogram.
  • gwanderer
    gwanderer is a Gnome version of the old UNIX puzzle game wanderer and xwanderer. The idea for the game came from the games 'Repton', 'Boulderdash'.
  • Hexxagon
    In Hexxagon the goal of the game is to get more pieces than your opponent before the board is full. The pieces can clone or jump. All the opponents pieces that lies next to a moved piece will become yours.
  • House of Mirrors
    House Of Mirrors (HoM) is a logic game inspired by Chromatron (from Silver SpaceShip Software). The game consists of a 2D grid in which several types of objects are found, including detectors and mirrors. The goal is simple: light up all the detectors using emitted or reflected rays of light. Usually, you can move and rotate the mirrors but not the detectors. In each level, the choice of available objects is limited. There can be more than one solution for each level.
  • HuaRongDao
    In HuaRongDao the aim of the game is to move the ten pieces in the board in order to move the largest (yellow) one, CanCao, to the center of the bottom side of the board.
  • I, Bex!
    I-Bex is a clone of the old DOS Game StoneAge for Perl/SDL. It requires SDL, Perl, and Perl/SDL installed.
  • Incredipede
    Incredipede is a puzzle game that celebrates the vast diversity of life in the world. The game follows Quozzle, a lone Incredipede on a dire quest to rescue her sisters. Incredipede is a free download for Linux. Read more
  • Kakurasu Solver
    Kakurasu Solver is a solver for the puzzle game Kakurasu, as featured on
  • Kakuro Epic
    (commercial) Play and solve kakuro puzzles.
  • KaPooka
    Kapooka is a logic game. You basically move the red blobby thing around pushing green blobby things out the way, and you try get to the exit to advance to the next level.
  • KAtomic
    KAtomic is a little program for the KDE. You have to recreate the given molecule with atoms . The game has got 67 levels, and is written in C++ using Qt/Kde.
  • KBall
    KBall is a game of skill and reflexes, non violent, suitable for all ages. The idea is to move a ball around the map, without falling, without running out of time, and getting the prizes, in order to reach the exit.
  • KBlackbox
    KBlackbox is a game of hide and seek played on a grid of boxes where the computer has hidden several balls.
  • KBoxes
    KBoxes is a little mind game you can play against nother human or the computer. The objective is to wipe out boxes in turn from a set of 1, 3, 5 and 7 boxes. You can wipe out as many boxes as you like, as long as they are continious and on the same line.
  • KBoxes!
    KBoxes! is a little mind game you can play against nother human or the computer. The objective is to wipe out boxes in turn from a set of 1, 3, 5 and 7 boxes. You can wipe out as many boxes as you like, as long as they are continious and on the same line.
  • KLines
    KLines is an implementation game "Color lines" for Linux / KDE.
  • KLines2
    KLines2 is yet another clone of the well-known Lines game. It should run under any POSIX-compliant system which has Qt installed.
  • Krenju
    Krenju is a renju game for KDE. Renju is the professional variant of Go-Moku and uses more sophisticated rules.
  • Krystal Drop
    Krystal Drop is a free clone of an excellent NeoGeo puzzle game, Magical Drop. In Krystal Drop, you play on a field on which lines of gems are being dropped by the top of the screen, at a regular basis, or when your opponent makes a combo.
  • KSame
    KSame is a simple, yet challenging color matching game modeled after once famous game. The idea behind KSame is to to completely clear the game board filled with the multicolored marbles.
  • Kugel
    Kugel is played by moving objects on the board and putting them into rows, columns, and diagonals.
  • LMarbles
    The goal is to create a more or less complex figure out of single marbles within a time limit to reach the next level.
  • Magic Cube
    MagicCube4D is a fully functional four-dimensional analog of Rubik's cube.
  • Mash
    Mash is a software implementation of the simple pencil and paper game by the same name.
  • Matchball
    Matchball is a little puzzle game written in C++, using the Simple DirectMedia Layer. You have to click to remove all adjacent balls with the same color and reach as many points as possible.
  • Monsterz
    Monsterz is a little puzzle game, similar to the famous Bejeweled or Zookeeper. The goal of the game is to create rows of similar monsters, either horizontally or vertically. The only allowed move is the swap of two adjacent monsters, on the condition that it creates a row of three or more. When alignments are cleared, pieces fall from the top of the screen to fill the board again. Chain reactions earn you even more points. Read more
  • morpyon
    Morpyon (also known as "gomoku") is a game where you must align 5 pieces on a board against a computer opponent.
  • Morris
    Morris is an implementation of Nine Men's Morris that also supports several rule-variants and different board layouts (including Morabaraba).
  • Mures
    Mures is a cross-platform clone of Sega's "Chu Chu Rocket," a multi-player puzzle game. It is written in C using SDL. Multi-player is handled through a client-server design that supports multiple players per client.
  • Net-Bubble
    The main aim of the game is to link together more than two balls of the same color to remove them from the game.
  • Nimuh
    Nimuh is a project puzzle game destined to improve the knowledge of Andalusia
  • nonogram
    nonogram is a solver of nonogram puzzles (also known as "griddler puzzles").
  • Osmos
    (commercial) Your objective is to grow by absorbing other motes. Propel yourself by ejecting matter behind you. But be wise: ejecting matter also shrinks you. Relax? good things come to those who wait.
  • Pathological
    Pathological is an enriched clone of the game "Logical" by Rainbow Arts. To solve a level, fill each wheel with four marbles of matching color. Various board elements such as teleporters, switches, filters, etc., make the game interesting and challenging. New levels can be created using your favorite text editor.
  • PegSweeper
    (commercial) PegSweeper is a logic game that is very easy to learn yet hard to master. Fun and simple, its 52 levels will test your mental prowess! PegSweeper features Unlimited undo/redo functionality and a pre-recorded solution for each level to ensure you'll never get stuck.
  • Penguzzle
    Penguzzle is a Tcl/Tk variant of the well known 15-puzzle game. Now it's possible to have 4x4, 5x5 or 6x5 grid for more fun. Also, changing the image is easy.
  • Penumbra: Black Plague
    (commercial) Penumbra: Black Plague is a first person horror adventure focusing on story, immersion and puzzle solving. Unlike Penumbra: Overture, violence and combat are not even an option - the player has to use his/her wits to guide Philip through his final test, and this makes the game unique in offering a truly dangerous and terrifying experience. Read more
  • PipeWalker
    PipeWalker is a clone of NetWalk. You need to merge all workstations on map to one network and connect server.

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