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Follow my step-by-step guide on installing, configuring and optimizing Singularity in Linux with PlayOnLinux.
Note: This guide applies to the GOG version of Singularity. Other versions may require additional steps.
Tips & Specs:
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Mint 18.1 64-bit
Select "Manage Wine Versions"
Look for the Wine Version: 2.0-staging
Click the arrow pointing to the right
Wine 2.0-staging is installed and you can close this window
Click "Instal a non-listed program"
Select "Install a program in a new virtual drive"
Name the virtual drive: singularity
Check all three options:
- Use another version of Wine
- Configure Wine
- Install some libraries
Select Wine: 2.0-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 (DLLs, Libraries, Components)
Check the following:
Uncheck "Created desktop icon"
Check "Yes, I have read and accept EULA"
Click OK for all errors
Note: These errors do not affect the installation
Name the shortcut: Singularity
Select "I don't want to make another shortcut"
Wine version: 2.0-staging
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 uses
Note: Click debug to see errors and bugs
Click "Start Game"
- Full Screen
- High Quality Decals
- Depth of Field
- Vertical Sync
Singularity installed, configured and played great in PlayOnLinux on my GeForce GTX 1060. I was able to crank everything to high and experienced great frame rates with no bugs or graphical artifacts. Singularity is an older Unreal Engine 3 game, so it should run great on most modern hardware.