Explore a Mythological world from Greece to the China Wall. Titan Quest has everything... exploration, leveling up, melee & projectile attacks, magic & special abilities. Not to mention the monsters and enemies are unique and very fun to kill.
Follow my step-by-step guide on installing, configuring and optimizing Titan Quest Anniversary Edition in Linux with PlayOnLinux.
Note: This guide applies to the GOG version of Titan Quest Anniversary Edition. 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 "Install a non-listed program"
Select "Install a program in a new virtual drive"
Name the virtual drive: titanquest
Check all three options:
- Use another version of Wine
- Configure Wine
- Install some libraries
Select Wine 2.0-staging
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:
Note: All packages will automatically download and install
Click Next again...
Uncheck "Create desktop icon"
Check "Yes, I have read and accept EULA"
Check "I have read and accept the license terms"
Visual C++2005 32-bit & 64-bit
Name the shortcut: Titan Quest
Select "I don't want to make another shortcut"
Select "Titan Quest"
Wine version: 2.0-staging
Note: Click the + to download other versions of Wine. Click the down-arrow to select other versions of Wine.
This registry fix will stop the game from missing character/model textures
Click Registry Editor
Right-click and select:
Name the String: CheckFloatConstants
Enter in Value data: enabled
Close Registry Editor
Click "Windows Reboot"
Video Memory size: Enter the amount of memory your video card/chip uses
Launching Titan Quest Anniversary
Select "Titan Quest"
Note: Click debug to see bugs and errors
- Screen Resolution
- Texture Quality
- Shadow Detail
- Detail Level
- Reflection Quality
- HUD Size
- HUD Style
- Vertical Sync
- Full Screen
- Triple Buffering
- Camera Shake
- Detail Objects
- Advanced Effects
Titan Quest has always run well in PlayOnLinux/Wine and the registry fix will improve the missing textures/models bug. Multi-player over LAN runs really well and can host up to 6 player connections. The Anniversary edition boasts a few new features like the Expansion and some multiplayer improvements.