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Cutforbeiber
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Registered: ‎08-30-2013
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Does BF4 have linux support?

I really like ubuntu.  it's small simple and clean, but I was wondering if I can natively play bf4?

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LiBever
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Re: Does BF4 have linux support?

Hello,

 

 

"AMD and DICE, the developer of Battlefield 4, are committed to bringing the new Mantle API to the Linux platform, which would effectively give a tremendous boost to gaming on the open source platform.

A slideshow presentation has been spotted on a German website, planet3dnow.de, which shows that the two companies have a vested interest in getting Mantle ready for Linux and SteamOS.

The Mantle API would provide a much better interaction between game developers and the GPUS, enabling games to better communicate with the hardware and to ditch any software requirements (like DirectX).

The Mantle is a long way from arriving on Linux, but when it does get here, SteamOS will probably be out in force and Linux will become a powerhouse for development and innovation in the entertainment industry.
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http://news.softpedia.com/news/AMD-and-Battlefield-4-Developer-Dice-Determined-to-Make-Linux-a-Gamin...

 

Regards, Libever


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Carbonic
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Re: Does BF4 have linux support?

The short answer is: no :smileywink: