im not really fussed about running games on ubuntu. i can do that on xp. i just want to try new things. i still havent got round to installing beyrl. mainly because my sound is really really quiet on ubuntu (even on the highest) so i have got go on xp to listen to my music then i cba to reboot.
Laptop spec: ASUS X53E, i5 2430m 2.4ghz, 3gb ram, 320gb hdd, intel hd graphics, usb 3.0