Homura: A WINE-based Game Launcher for BSD

BSD isn8217t just for servers. People use it for desktop as well and perform common tasks including casual gaming. To help make that possible we are going to look at an app that allows you to run Windows games on FreeBSD. .

Homura is a tool that allows you to play Windows games on FreeBSD. It was inspired by Lutris. It allows you to install and manage several Windows game and game store launchers. It mainly uses Wine but also comes with a number of fixes and workarounds to get the games working.

Homura8217s creator Alexander Vereeken said that he created the application because 8220when I started using FreeBSD there was no useful utility to set up games or launcher in wine so I created one myself.8221 At the time Wine was the only option. The Linux version of Steam did not exist.

Here is a list of the things you can install with Homura.


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