Perfect Dark in Arch Linux

Getting Perfect Dark working in Arch Linux is pretty simple.

  1. Open /etc/locale.gen, uncomment the lines with ja_JP.
  2. Run locale_gen as root to update locales.
  3. Copy MS Gothic font to ~/.wine/drive_c/windows/fonts.
  4. Run C_ALL=ja_JP.UTF-8 wine perfect dark.exe in the directory containing the Perfect Dark executable.
  5. Generate the mutagen files in Perfect Dark, edit the mutagen config and change fonts to MS PGothic.