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I've put together a Wine wrapper for Deus Ex: Human Revolution Director's Cut, allowing it to be played on Linux almost like a native game & with no Wine knowledge required.

Simply run the build script to create the wrapper. If the installer files are not alongside the wrapper build files then the path to them will need to be specified either by passing it as an argument to the build script with -respath="<path>" or by setting an environment variable named WINEWRAP_RESPATH containing it. You can change the path to build the wrapper in and the name of the wrapper directory with the -buildpath= and -dirname= arguments. The build path can also be set with the WINEWRAP_BUILDPATH environment variable.

The output will be a directory containing the game set up within a preconfigured Wine prefix, along with its own copy of Wine, extracted game icons, documentation, and start script(s). From there simply run the start script to play. The start script also includes options for creating a shortcut, configuring the wrapper etc.

(to uninstall simply delete the game directory and any shortcuts you created, and the game's user data directory in ~/.local/share if you don't want to keep your saves & settings)

User data is stored under ~/.local/share/deusex_hrdc

Full details are in the readme.txt and release notes. Here is the download link:

deusex_hrdc_wine.tar.xz
(913.8 kB, SHA256: 0c4e80be5d01d739f703bec0f89ecfaa755da72a30298a8041355123f575fca9)

Updated 2020/09/21: Updated winewrap.shlib.

The wrapper uses Wine 5.0, DXVK 1.7.1 and Silent's fixes. Wine and Winetricks will be downloaded automatically if not present; to avoid redownloading for other scripts the downloaded Wine package will be stored in ~/.cache/winewrap

If anyone encounters any problems then post in this thread, Adamhm's Linux Wine Wrappers - News, FAQ &amp; Discussion and/or The "Judas&trade; does this run in Wine" thread v1.173.

Note: This game takes a long time to "quit" - it actually hangs, and then crashes out after a while; this is due to a bug in Wine. If you don't want to wait for it to crash out you can run the start script with the "kill" option to forcibly close it.

For more of my Linux Wine wrappers check out post 3 in this thread: Adamhm's Linux Wine Wrappers - News, FAQ &amp; Discussion

The "Classic" version of Deus Ex: Human Revolution (i.e. the original release with separate The Missing Link DLC) looks and performs much better and is much less buggy than the Director's Cut; if/when it arrives here I'll make a wrapper for that too. Please vote for it on the community wishlist: https://www.gog.com/wishlist/games/deus_ex_human_revolution_original_version
Post edited September 21, 2020 by adamhm