Mother Badger has to protect her cubs from a dangerous forest. Nurture each cub and lead them through dense terrain with a unique graphical style.
Follow my step-by-step guide on installing, configuring and optimizing Shelter in Linux with PlayOnLinux.
Note: This guide applies to the GOG version of Shelter. 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: 1.8.5
Click the arrow pointing to the right
Wine 1.8.5 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: shelter
Check all three options:
- Use another version of Wine
- Configure Wine
- Install some libraries
Select Wine 1.8.5
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: 1920x1080
PlayOnLinux Packages (DLL's, Libraries, Components)
Check the following:
Click Next again...
Check "Yes, I have read and accept EULA"
Uncheck "Create desktop icons"
Name the shortcut: Shelter
Select "I don't want to make another shortcut"
Wine version: 1.8.5
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
- Graphic quality
Shelter was supposed to get a Linux port 3 years ago, but we haven't seen anything released yet. It runs great in PlayOnLinux nevertheless. The mouse is a bit sensitive and there are no mouse settings. Otherwise, it runs GREAT!