Play Fortnite on Linux with virtual machine

Can we play Fortnite on Linux?

The answer is yes the game can be played with minimum video settings, powerful machine and VMware player:

  • the game is installed without problems on Windows 10 64 bits
  • the game is started without problems
  • use minimum video setup ( in order to prevent / minimize freezing and stuttering )
  • video setup
    • Textures -- Low
    • Effects -- Low
    • Post Processing - Low
    • Shadows - Off
    • View Distance -- Low
    • Anti-Aliasing -- Off

Hardware Host

  • AMD Ryzen 7 17000 x 8
  • GTX 1080
  • 16 GB RAM

Hardware Setup guest

  • 6 Cores
  • 2 GB Video card
  • Accelerated graphics
  • 6 GB RAM
  • 60 GB hard disk

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Steps to play:

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