Play as a team of UPA agents in a squad based shooter puzzler. Your squad is tasked with investigating the machinery failures in the underground that power the rich aboveground life. Each of the four characters have their own abilties and weapons. Use them wisely or perish against cultists, gang-bangers and mutants.
Follow my step-by-step guide on installing, configuring and optimizing Project Eden in Linux with PlayOnLinux.
Note: This guide applies to the GOG version of Project Eden. Other versions may require additional steps.
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Mint 18.3 64-bit
Select "Manage Wine Versions"
Look for the Wine Version: 3.3
Click the arrow pointing to the right
Wine 3.3 is installed and you can close this window
Click "Installa a non-listed program"
Select "Install a program in a new virtual drive"
Name the virtual Drive: projecteden
Check all three options:
- Use another version of Wine
- Configure Wine
- Install some libraries
Select Wine 3.3
Select "32 bits windows installation"
Windows version: Windows 7
Check "Automatically capture the mouse in full-screen windows"
PlayOnLinux Packages (DLLs, Libraries, Components)
Check the following:
Note: All packages will automatically download and install
Installing Project Eden
Click Next again
Uncheck "Create desktop icon"
Check "Yes, I have read and accept EULA"
Click OK on all errors
Note: The errors do not affect the installation
Name the shortcut: Project Eden
Select "I don't want to make another shortcut"
Select "Project Eden"
Wine version: 3.3
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
Launch Project Eden
Select Project Eden
Note: Click Debug to see errors and bugs
- Colour Depth
- Screen Resolution
- Depth Quality
- Texture Detail
- Texture Filtering
- Chracter Effects
- Aspect Ratio
Project Eden ran perfectly from the first try on my GeForce GTX 1060. I was able to adjust the graphics settings in game to high and 1920x1080. Everything ran perfectly. Its actually an interesting puzzle shooter where you have to swap between characters in the group to achieve goals.