A Native GUI Epic Games Launcher for Linux (by Heroic-Games-Launcher)


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Heroic-Games-Launcher/HeroicGamesLauncher is an open source project licensed under GNU General Public License v3.0 only which is an OSI approved license.

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  • EGS version of Control with raytracing?
    Oh yea mine did that also, the game launches fine with heroic (forgot to mention that)
  • Any majore changes în "workflow" after changing to linux?
    Most launchers work fine via Lutris. Epic Games works either by installing the official launcher through Lutris or by using the custom open source "Heroic" launcher (https://github.com/Heroic-Games-Launcher/HeroicGamesLauncher).
  • Rocket League - Ubuntu 18 - PS5 Controller not working properly
  • Need help with wine
  • Bei Epic gibts diese Woche Frostpunk für lau
    reddit.com/r/de | 2021-06-03
  • Having Issues Installing Epic Launcher on Lutris
    reddit.com/r/Ubuntu | 2021-05-28
    wget https://github.com/Heroic-Games-Launcher/HeroicGamesLauncher/releases/download/v1.7.0/heroic_1.7.0_amd64.deb
  • Doesnt matter. I like free stuff, especially free games..
    Or HeroicLauncher, a nice GUI wrapper around it.
  • Lutris crashed both budgie and kde when launching epic games store
    I don't know about fixing this specific problem but you could just use the native EGS client called Heroic Games Launcher.
  • Can I install epic games launcher (NOT FORTNITE)
  • (Release) Heroic Games Launcher 1.7.0: Optimizations + Bugfixes
    Link to the Release
  • How to start using linux as my main OS
    for Epic Games Store I recommend https://github.com/Heroic-Games-Launcher/HeroicGamesLauncher but to be honest I would try to go Steam only in the long run which actually cares about their linux users
  • Why i stopped using Linux
    This section was designed to remove bios of promoting windows licenses if there was something as functional as rainmeter for linux and a mail app like windows i would have switched there is game support on liinux steam and wine and heroic games launcher https://github.com/Heroic-Games-Launcher/HeroicGamesLauncher sorry only added 1 link in the post was doing fast actuallt ill ad more for less downvotes since i want linux on the samepage as windows
  • This should be a feature
    Heroic Games Launcher is a thing.
  • I know many people ask this
    reddit.com/r/linuxmint | 2021-05-19
    Epic games launcher (can be used with an open source alternative https://github.com/Heroic-Games-Launcher/HeroicGamesLauncher/releases )