How to Play RPG Maker Games on Linux using Wine

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What is Wine?

Installing Wine via WineHQ

Let’s Give It A Try

RPG Maker XP Games: No Text?

RPG Maker VX and VX Ace Games: They Work!

RPG Maker MV Games: Won’t Run At All! Doesn’t MV Support Linux? What Gives?!

Tyranobuilder Games: They Fail to Start, They Start but then Crash, The Audio Plays but it’s a Black Screen … Yikes!

What About Older RPG Maker Versions? Like 2000 or 2003?

Bonus Section: Creating a Custom Launcher file in Linux (so you don’t have to keep running games via the Terminal)

That’s a wrap! Happy gaming!

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Jonathan Hawkins

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I’ve a knack for tutorials & how-to’s, unusual perspectives that express themselves thru words, and I love writing about video games, especially wholesome ones.

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