Inquisitor is a classic isometric action RPG with a deep story and a variety of skills, magic, loot, alchemy and more. In this open-ended world, you can play as three classes: Paladin, Priest and Theif.
Follow my step-by-step guide on installing, configuring and optimizing Inquisitor in Linux with PlayOnLinux.
Note: This guide applies to the Steam version of Inquisitor. Other versions may require additional steps.
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Mint 17.3 64-bit
Note: Wine versions older than 2.0.2 and 2.12-staging no longer work with Steam.
Select "Manage Wine Versions"
Look for the Wine Version: 1.9.11-staging
Click the arrow pointing to the right
Wine 1.9.11-staging is installed and you can close this window
Go To: http://www.steampowered.com
Click Install Steam
Do not click "Install Steam Now"
It will automatically install Linux Steam
Select Windows Steam instead
click "Windows" under the green button
Navigate to your desktop
Click "install a non-listed program"
Select "Install a program in a new virtual drive"
Name your virtual drive: inquisitor
Select all three options:
- Use another version of Wine
- Configure Wine
- Install some libraries
Select Wine 1.9.11-staging
Select "32 bits windows installation"
Windows Version: Windows 7
Check: Automatically capture the mouse in full-screen windows
Check: Emulate a virtual desktop
Desktop size: 1024x768
PlayOnLinux Packages (Libraries, Components, DLL's)
Check the following libraries:
Note: All packages will automatically download and install
Navigate to your desktop
Check: I accept the license...
Click the "X" to close Steam login
Name your shortcut: Inquisitor
Select "I don't want to make another shortcut"
Back to PlayOnLinux
Arguments: -no-dwrite -no-cef-sandbox
This fixes the missing font problem
Note: Click the + to download other versions of Wine. Click the down-arrow to select other versions of wine
Video Memory Size: Select the size of Memory your video card/chip uses
Note: Click debug to see errors and bugs
Click "Login to existing account"
Find Inquisitor in your Steam Library
Uncheck "Create desktop shortcut"
Uncheck "Create start menu shortcut"
Inquisitor plays really well in PlayOnLinux with Wine 1.9.11-staging. Everything worked from load/save, keyboard/mouse and frame rates on my GeForce 9800. It should run on almost all laptops and netbooks granted the resolution will have to be lowered.