How to install Toontown Rewritten on a Chromebook

In this guide, we'll walk you through the process of installing Toontown Rewritten on your Chromebook. Toontown Rewritten is a fan-made revival of Disney's Toontown Online, offering a nostalgic and entertaining gaming experience. By following these steps, you'll be able to enjoy this classic multiplayer game on your Chromebook.

Compatibility Check

Before we begin, it's important to note that this tutorial is specifically designed for Chromebooks with Intel or AMD CPUs that support Linux Apps (Crostini). Unfortunately, this method won't work on Chromebooks with ARM64 architecture CPUs. If you're unsure about your Chromebook's compatibility, you can check our list of Chromebooks with Linux Apps support.

Video Tutorial

For a visual guide, we've prepared a video tutorial that complements this written guide. We recommend following along with both the video and these instructions for the best results.

Installation Process

To install Toontown Rewritten, we'll be using the terminal and executing a series of commands. Don't worry if you're not familiar with the terminal - we'll guide you through each step.

Step 1: Update Your System

First, we'll update your system to ensure you have the latest packages:

sudo apt update

Step 2: Install Required Packages

Next, we'll install Flatpak and a required library:

sudo apt install flatpak libatomic1

Step 3: Add Flathub Repository

We'll add the Flathub repository, which hosts many Flatpak applications:

sudo flatpak remote-add --if-not-exists flathub

Step 4: Download Toontown Rewritten Launcher

Now, let's download the Toontown Rewritten launcher:


Step 5: Install the Launcher

Install the launcher using Flatpak:

sudo flatpak install launcher.flatpakref

Step 6: Set Permissions

This step is crucial for the launcher to function correctly:

sudo chown root:root /usr/bin/bwrap && sudo chmod u+s /usr/bin/bwrap

Step 7: Clean Up

Finally, let's remove the downloaded file:

rm launcher.flatpakref

Additional Information

Toontown Rewritten is a free-to-play game that recreates the magic of the original Toontown Online. It features colorful graphics, engaging quests, and a family-friendly multiplayer environment. By installing it on your Chromebook, you're opening up a world of fun and nostalgia.

If you encounter any issues during the installation process, double-check that you've entered each command correctly. Some common troubleshooting steps include ensuring your Chromebook's Linux environment is up to date and restarting your device after installation.

Useful Resources

We hope this guide helps you get Toontown Rewritten up and running on your Chromebook. Enjoy your adventures in Toontown!