How to install TS!UNDERSWAP 2.0 on a Chromebook

In this guide, we'll walk you through the process of installing TS!UNDERSWAP 2.0 on your Chromebook. TS!UNDERSWAP is an exciting fan-made alternate universe of the popular game Undertale, offering a fresh take on the beloved characters and storyline.

Compatibility Note

Before we begin, it's important to note that this tutorial is specifically designed for Chromebooks with Intel or AMD processors that support Linux Apps. Unfortunately, this method won't work on Chromebooks with ARM64 architecture CPUs. If you're unsure about your Chromebook's processor, you can check our comprehensive lists of Intel-based Chromebooks and AMD-based Chromebooks.

Video Tutorial

For a visual guide, we recommend following along with our video tutorial above. The video provides a step-by-step walkthrough of the installation process, complementing the written instructions below.

Installation Steps

Follow these steps carefully to install TS!UNDERSWAP 2.0 on your Chromebook:

  1. Update your system packages:
    sudo apt update
  2. Install the required dependencies:
    sudo apt install kmenuedit fuse libssh-dev libglu1-mesa libnss3
  3. Make the AppImage executable:
    chmod 755 ts-underswap-demo-2.0.6-linux.appimage
  4. Run the AppImage:
  5. Open the menu editor (optional):

These commands ensure that your system is up-to-date, install necessary libraries, and set up the TS!UNDERSWAP AppImage for execution. The final step with kmenuedit is optional but can be useful for creating a desktop shortcut for easy access to the game.

Troubleshooting Tips

If you encounter any issues during the installation process, try these troubleshooting steps:

  • Ensure your Chromebook's Linux environment is up-to-date by running sudo apt update && sudo apt upgrade before starting the installation.
  • If you receive permission errors, double-check that you've correctly typed the chmod command to make the AppImage executable.
  • In case of dependency issues, try installing each package separately to identify which one is causing problems.

Additional Resources

For more information about TS!UNDERSWAP and to download the game, visit the official page:

We've also prepared a Google Doc with additional information that you might find helpful during the installation process.

Chromebook Resources

If you're interested in exploring more about Chromebooks and their capabilities, check out these resources:

We hope this guide helps you successfully install and enjoy TS!UNDERSWAP 2.0 on your Chromebook. If you have any questions or need further assistance, please don't hesitate to reach out through the comments section of our YouTube video. Happy gaming!