Mark Riddell, of Sunspire Studios, wrote in to let us know that they have put up a brand new Tux Racer website. In addition, they’re taking pre-orders for Tux Racer, and have also added an updated FAQ, new screenshots, and a new forum.
For those not familiar with Tux Racer, Mark included this:
In Tux Racer, players race as one of four arctic characters (including thepopular Linux® Mascot, Tux the Penguin) through eighteen thrilling downhillcourses, while collecting herring and performing tricks along the way. Entercups and compete to win the title! Tux Racer includes a variety of optionsfor gameplay, including the ability to race courses for time, againstcomputer opponents and even your friends in fog, snow, and high winds.
Your journey starts as you compete on beginner courses designed to let youlearn the basics of Tux Racer’s controls. Win and you will unlock othercourses and cups that will lead you to more exciting and challenging races.Only the quickest, smartest, and luckiest will win!
Tux Racer will be available for Windows and Linux.