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Legendary Guide

Discussion in 'Guides' started by booman, Nov 3, 2017.

  • by booman, Nov 3, 2017 at 12:38 PM
  • booman

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    Open Pandora's Box and all Hell breaks loose...
    Monsters invade New York and you are responsible, but in this single act of foolishness you have acquired supernatural abilites. Use your powers along with an arsenal of military grade weapons to save the world or destroy it... you choose.

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    Follow my step-by-step guide on installing, configuring and optimizing Legendary in Linux with PlayOnLinux.

    Note: This guide applies to the Steam version of Legendary. Other versions may require additional steps.

    Tips & Specs:

    To learn more about PlayOnLinux and Wine configuration, see the online manual: PlayOnLinux Explained

    Mint 18.2 64-bit
    PlayOnLinux: 4.2.12
    Wine: 2.0.2

    Wine Installation

    Click Tools
    Select "Manage Wine Versions"
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    Look for the Wine Version: 2.0.2
    Select it
    Click the arrow pointing to the right
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    Click Next

    Downloading Wine
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    Extracting

    Downloading Gecko
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    Installed
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    Wine 2.0.2 is installed and you can close this window

    Downloading Steam

    Go To: http://www.steampowered.com
    Click Install Steam
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    Do not click "Install Steam Now"
    It will automatically install Linux Steam
    Select Windows Steam instead
    click "Windows" under the green button
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    Navigate to your desktop
    Click Save
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    PlayOnLinux Setup

    Launch PlayOnLinux
    Click Install
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    Click "install a non-listed program"
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    Click Next

    Select "Install a program in a new virtual drive"
    Click Next
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    Name your virtual drive: legendary
    No spaces
    Click Next
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    Check all three options:
    • Use another version of Wine
    • Configure Wine
    • Install some libraries
    Click Next
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    Select Wine 2.0.2
    Click Next
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    Select "32 bits windows installation"
    Click Next
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    Configure Wine

    Applications Tab
    Windows Version: Windows 7
    Click Apply
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    Graphics Tab
    Check: Automatically capture the mouse in full-screen windows
    Check: Emulate a virtual desktop
    Desktop size: 1024x768
    Click Ok
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    PlayOnLinux Packages (Libraries, Components, DLL's)

    Check the following libraries:
    • POL_Install_corefonts
    • POL_Install_d3dx9
    • POL_Install_Physx
    • POL_Install_tahoma
    Click Next
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    Note: All packages will automatically download and install

    Installing Steam

    Click Browse
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    Navigate to your desktop
    Select: SteamSetup.exe
    Click Open
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    Click Next

    Click Next

    Check: I accept the license...
    Click Next

    Click Next

    Click Next

    Click Install

    Click Finish

    Updating Steam

    Click the "X" to close Steam login
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    PlayOnLinux Shortcut

    Select Steam.exe
    Click Next
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    Name your shortcut: Legendary
    Click Next
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    Select "I don't want to make another shortcut"
    Click Next
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    PlayOnLinux Configure

    Back to PlayOnLinux
    Click Configure
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    General Tab
    Arguments: -no-dwrite -no-cef-sandbox
    This fixes any missing font problems and the Store problem (Windows needs to be set as Windows XP)
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    Note: Click the + to download other versions of Wine. Click the down-arrow to select other versions of wine

    Display Tab
    Video Memory Size: Select the size of Memory your video card/chip uses
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    Close Configure

    Launching Steam

    Select Legendary
    Click Run
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    Note: Click debug to see errors and bugs

    Click "Login to existing account"
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    Login
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    Find Legendary in your Steam Library
    Click Install
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    Uncheck "Create desktop shortcut"
    Uncheck "Create start menu shortcut"
    Click Next
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    Click finish
    Wait for Legendary to download...
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    Click Play
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    Click "I accept the license agreement"
    Click Next
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    Click Cancel when it fails to install

    Click OK
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    Optmization

    Click Options
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    Click "Audio-Video Settings"
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    Adjust:
    • Screen Resolution
    • Brightness
    • Music
    • Volume
    • System Configuration
    Press Esc to apply
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    Conclusion:
    Since Legendary doesn't have a launcher or very many video options... there are some serious stutters in the beginning sequences due to the huge amount of animations, scripted events and graphical glory. But after that it runs really well on my GeForce GTX 1060.

    Gameplay Video:


    Screenshots:
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Comments

Discussion in 'Guides' started by booman, Nov 3, 2017.

  1. mrdeathjr28
    Good game and good screens too

    Actually in lastest vanilla must be run better because integrate more csmt things

    :)

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