Daymare 1998 Linux DXVK Wine – how to play this game on Linux.
DAYMARE: 1998 is a third-person survival horror with hardcore survival mechanics and hard to kill enemies. It requires a strategical approach to combat and puzzles and offers a multi-character point of view on the story, revealing a deep and obscure lore.
The scene is set with a secret research facility, a deadly chemical weapon and a special security team to investigate this incident with the potential to become much more than just a security breach. Follow the steps of an elite soldier, a helicopter pilot and a forest ranger, as they play out their roles in an event that transforms one peaceful small town into a deadly zone and its citizens into bloodthirsty monsters. Take the creatures down first, before looking for any clues and evidence to bring more sense to the mess. Keep track of your itinerary, as resources are scarce in a situation like this! Anything can happen when your daymares become real…
Daymare 1998 Linux DXVK Wne – how to play this game on Linux.
Daymare 1998 – yet another Unreal Engine 4 title without native Linux version. Even though this engine is cross-platform, the developer Invader Studios didn’t release this game for Linux. Nevertheless the game is running very good on Linux and we’ll show you how to play it. Off we go!
For this game you’ll need Wine or Wine-Staging, DXVK and Windows Media Foundation, a.k.a mfplat.
If you wonder how to setup DXVK, you can refer to our easy DXVK guide.
Setting mfplat is hard task but no more! Thanks to z0z0z you can install it in a blink of an eye. Yоu’ll hаvе tо dоwnlоаd thе аrсhіvе with the script and libraries frоm GіtНub, ехtrасt іt, ехроrt Wіnе рrеfіх раth, аnd run thе іnѕtаll ѕсrірt:
- Export your Wine prefix path where the game is installed:
- And execute the install script:
You can also use ESync for an FPS boost.
All done! Now you can enjoy Daymare 1998 on Linux!
- Wine version used in the video: Wine-Staging 4.16 with FSync enabled.
- DXVK version: 1.3.4
Link to the official DXVK project site – here.
For any questions don’t hesitate to use the comments section bellow.