Titan Souls is basically an 8-bit inspired Boss Fight. Every level is a Boss and you must defeat them to absorb their soul.
Will you die fighting Bosses?
How many times?
Follow my step-by-step guide on installing, configuring and optimizing Titan Souls in Linux with PlayOnLinux.
Note: This guide applies to the Steam version of Titan Souls. Other versions may require additional steps.
Tips & Specs:
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Mint 18.3 64-bit
Select "Manage Wine Versions"
Look for the Wine Version: 3.0
Click the arrow pointing to the right
Wine 3.0 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: titansouls
Check all three options:
- Use another version of Wine
- Configure Wine
- Install some libraries
Select Wine 3.0
Select "32 bits windows installation"
Windows Version: Windows 7
Check: Automatically capture the mouse in full-screen windows
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: Titan Souls
Select "I don't want to make another shortcut"
Back to PlayOnLinux
Wine Version: 3.0
Arguments: -no-dwrite -no-cef-sandbox
This fixes any missing font problems and the Store problem (Windows needs to be set as Windows XP)
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
Steam Server Errors
You will get a "content servers unreachable" error due to certificates
Navigate to your game's wineprefix:
Open config.vdf with a text editorCode:/home/username/.PlayOnLinux/wineprefix/titansouls/drive_c/Program Files/Steam/config/
Copy this code below
Paste in a new line under the "CM" line with all the IP Addresses
Select Titan Souls
Note: Click debug to see errors and bugs
Click "Login to existing account"
Find Titan Souls in your Steam Library
Uncheck "Create desktop shortcut"
Uncheck "Create start menu shortcut"
- Full Screen
Titan Souls ran perfectly without an major hassles. It automatically setup as fullscreen to match my Linux desktop at 1920x1080. It should run on just about any computer because of the 8-bit graphical style.