Hearthstone in Ubuntu (step by step)

Hearthstone – Heroes of Warcraft is a free-to-play fast-paced digital strategy card game developed by Blizzard Entertainment. Players choose one of nine epic Warcraft heroes to play as, and then take turns playing cards from their customizable decks to cast potent spells, use heroic weapons or abilities, or summon powerful characters to crush their opponent. Below is step by step instruction on how to install the Hearthstone in Ubuntu using latest version of Wine (Wine Is Not an Emulator)

Install Hearthstone in Ubuntu


Step 1: Download Game from Blizzard

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Step 2: Install Wine

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ubuntu-wine/ppa

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install wine

Step 3: Add new Overrides Libraries

– Open Wine and allow it to update its configuration

Hearthstone in Ubuntu

For dbghelp

– Click Libraries tab, then type ‘dbghelp‘ in the new override, click Add and click Yes on warning box


– Click Edit, set to Disable and OK


For msvcp100

– Type ‘msvcp100‘ in the new override and click Add. Then edit ‘msvcp100’ and ensure its set to Native then Builtin. Click OK


– Next run following command from terminal and wait for it to complete

winetricks wininet

Step 4: Install download Hearthstone

– Double-click downloaded Hearthstone setup file. Click Continue to begin install configuration

Hearthstone in Ubuntu

– After initial installation is completed, you will be prompted to enter login details. Enter details and continue


– On User License Agreement screen, press Enter


– On Installation screen, Click Start Install


– Wait until installation is completed


– After install is completed, you are now ready to play the game. Simply click Play to launch the game


If you want you can also check out this video on Install Hearthstone in Ubuntu

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