Albedo Eyes From Outer Space is a First Person Shooter Mystery Puzzle Adventure. Manipulate objects, complete mini-games, solve puzzles and attack alien enemies. Of of this with a 60's sci-fi B-movie theme.
Follow my step-by-step guide on installing, configuring and optimizing Albedo Eyes From Outer Space in Linux with PlayOnLinux.
Note: This guide applies to the GOG version of Albedo Eyes From Outer Space. Other versions may require additional steps.
Tips & Specs:
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Mint 17.3 64-bit
Select "Manage Wine Versions"
Look for the Wine Version: 1.8.2
Click the arrow pointing to the right
Wine 1.8.2 is installed and you can close this window
Click "Install a non-listed program"
Select "Install a program in a new virtual drive"
Name the virtual drive: albedo
Check all three options:
- Use another version of Wine
- Configure Wine
- Install some libraries
Select Wine 1.8.2
Select "32 bits windows installation"
Windows version: Windows 7
Check "Automatically capture the mouse in full-screen windows"
Check "Emulate a virtual desktop"
PlayOnLinux Packages (DLL's, Libraries, Components)
Check the following:
Click Next again...
Uncheck "Create desktop icon"
Check "Yes, I have aread and accept EULA"
When the installation is complete
Click OK on all of them
Click Next again...
Select "I dn't want to make another shortcut"
Wine version: 1.8.2
Note: Click the + to download other versions of Wine; Click the down-arrow to select other versions of Wine.
Video memory size: Enter the amount of memory your video card/chip uses
Launching Albedo & Optimization
Note: Click debug to see errors and bugs
Adjust Resolution and Preset
Note: Changing resolution applies immediately. They keys is to hold the left-mouse button as you rotate the dial to the desired resolution. Make sure to match your Linux desktop resolution. Otherwise, any resolution that is not supported may break the game each time you launch.
- Mesh LOD
- Material LOD
- Motion FX
Rule of Thumb:
Higher settings = More detail, lower frame rates
Lowere settings = Less detail, higher frame rates
Albedo Eyes From Outer Space installed and ran perfectly on my GeForce 9800, 550 Ti and GTX 950. The only issues I experiences was related to screen resolution. I recommend setting the in-game resolution to match your Linux Desktop resolution.