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One of my favorite adages is "A picture is worth a thousand words". It refers to the notion that a still image can convey a complex idea. Images can portray a lot of information quickly and more efficiently than text. They capture memories, and never let you forget something you want to remember, and refresh it in your memory.

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  • Oolite Linux
    Oolite Linux is a port of the space-sim game Oolite to the GNUStep/OpenGL linux platform. Licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.0 license. Read more hot
  • Astro Battle
    Astro Battle is a multiplayer network space simulation game where players can design, program and pilot their space ships against each other.
  • Faster Than Light
    (commercial) Faster Than Light (FTL) is a spaceship simulation roguelike-like. Its aim is to recreate the atmosphere of running a spaceship exploring the galaxy (like Firefly/Star Trek/BSG etc.) In any given episode of those classic shows, the captain is always yelling ?Reroute power to shields!? or giving commands to the engineer now that their Warp Core is on fire.
  • KSP
    KSP is a game where the players create and manage their own space program. Build spacecraft, fly them, and try to help the Kerbals to fulfill their ultimate mission of conquering space.
  • Linux Lunar Lander
    In Linux Lunar Lander you have to fly a LM (Lunar Module) during its last stage of descent towards the surface of the moon. If you can make a soft touch-down with a limited amount of fuel in your tanks, this will be a small step for penguin ..., otherwise you'll become just another crater in the lunar soil.
  • Linux Shuttle Lander
    In this game you fly a space shuttle during it's last fase of approach and landing. The difficulty is that you don't have any fuel left in your tanks, so you have to fly the shuttle as a glider. This means that you only have one attempt to land.
  • Lunar Lander
    Lunar Lander is a simple arcade game for Linux and Windows based on the classic Lunar Lander video game. Use the arrow keys to move the ship and avoid crashing into obstacles such as asteroids, mines, and missiles.
  • MindRover
    (commercial) Experience the future of strategy and puzzle gaming with CogniToy's MindRover for Linux! Overcome obstacles and navigate treacherous mazes by programming your robots -- and letting them run loose. Read more
  • Netrek
    Netrek is a multiplayer battle simulation game with a Star Trek theme. Up to 16 players are divided into two teams representing the Empires that fight for dominion over the galaxy.
  • Privateer Remake
    A remake of Privateer using VegaStrike. Privateer is a classic old DOS game in the tradition of Elite, where you start off with a beat up spaceship and a couple credits and you have to trade and work your way up.
  • Slingshot
    Slingshot is a two dimensional, turn based simulation-strategy game set in the gravity fields of several planets. It is a highly addictive game, and never the same from round to round due to its randomly generated playing fields. It is a deceptively simple game, the goal of which is to shoot the other spacecraft through the field of planets, but their gravity makes it tricky. In order to hit your opponent, you can rotate your ship to aim in any direction, and you can change the power with which your projectile is launched.
  • StarTrade
    StarTrade is a Space simulation like Wing Commander:Privateer or X-Beyond the Frontier with 2D world view.
  • X: The Threat
    (commercial) X: The Threat is a Space trading and combat simulator set in the fictional X-Universe, a network of sectors, linked by large space gates. Read more



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