Game Servers

Host a server for multiplayer online gaming on your Linode.

Install a Half-Life 2: Deathmatch Dedicated Server on Debian or Ubuntu

This guide explains how to host a Half-Life 2: Deathmatch server on a Linode running Debian or Ubuntu.

Create an ARK: Survival Evolved Server on Ubuntu 16.04

A basic ARK server installation guide for Ubuntu 16.04

Install Black Mesa on Debian or Ubuntu

Install Black Mesa on Debian or Ubuntu

Launch a Counter Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) server on Ubuntu 14.04

This Counter Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) server guide contains instructions on how to install SteamCMD, download the dedicated server, and launch the game server.

Left 4 Dead 2 Multiplayer Server Installation

Left 4 Dead 2 is a single-player game developed and published by Valve Inc. Left 4 Dead 2 also offers a great multiplayer mode. This guide will explain how to prepare your Linode, install SteamCMD, and then install and configure Left 4 Dead 2.

Install SteamCMD for a Steam Game Server

Install SteamCMD, a command-line version of the Steam client, which works with games that use SteamPipe. Installing SteamCMD is a prerequisite before hosting a Steam title on your own game server.

How to Setup a Terraria Linux Server

Terraria is a two-dimensional sandbox game similar to Minecraft that allows players to explore, build, and battle in an open world. This guide will outline everything required to run a Terraria server for yourself or others to play on

Deploy a Just Cause 2 Multiplayer Server on Ubuntu 14.04

Install and configure a Just Cause 2 Multiplayer Server on Ubuntu 14.04.

How to Set Up BungeeCord to Link Spigot Servers

How to link your Minecraft servers together using BungeeCord on your Linode with Ubuntu/Debian

Install a TeamSpeak Server on Linode

Set up TeamSpeak on your Linode and chat with your friends or coworkers while gaming, working, or otherwise

Running a Spigot Minecraft Server on Ubuntu 14.04 and 14.10

Set up, configure, and customize a Minecraft server using Spigot

Install Don't Starve Together Game Server on Ubuntu 14.04

Install and Configure a Don't Starve Together Multi-player Game Server for Ubuntu 14.04

PocketMine Server on Debian 7

A third party server for Minecraft Pocket Edition

Team Fortress 2 on Debian and Ubuntu

A basic Team Fortress 2 server installation guide for Debian and Ubuntu

Installing McMyAdmin for Minecraft on Debian

McMyAdmin is one of the most popular Minecraft server control panels available. It boasts compatibility with third party mods, heavy focus on security and a sleek web interface for managing your server. This guide covers the installation and configuration of a new McMyAdmin server on a Linode running Debian 7 or 8.

Installing Multicraft on Debian

Installation of MultiCraft on a Linode running Debian or Ubuntu

Installing Multicraft on Ubuntu

Installation of MultiCraft on a Linode running Debian or Ubuntu

How to Set Up a Minecraft Server on Ubuntu or Debian

This tutorial will teach you basic installation and configuration of a Minecraft server on Ubuntu and Debian

Garry's Mod on CentOS 7

A Garrys Mod Server for CentOS 7.

Minecraft on Linode with Ubuntu 12.04

A basic Minecraft server installation for Ubuntu 12.04