Windows Installation

If you are interested in development, you should install Gccg with Cygwin as explained in the Cygwin Installation guide.


  • download the General Windows Installer ;
  • unpack all files to your harddrive;
  • run the game installer where <game> may be lotr, metw, mtg or pokemon

  •  Running the Game

    Each game module has a startup script with the same name as the module, with capitalized first letter and .bat extension. You can launch the game using it.

    i.e. for metw module run

     Adding Card Images

    Also card images can be installed using the .bat script referring to the graphics you want to install.

    i.e. to install metw card images run

     Keeping Gccg Up to Date

    To update all installed packages run