Best way to play Luigi’s Mansion on PC with 4K textures and amazing visuals – 𝔾𝕒𝕞𝕖𝕣𝕤 𝕌𝕊
Retro gaming is something everyone loves to do and emulation has made it easier and made many games easily accessible, Luigi’s Mansion is a GameCube classic, and here’s our guide on the Best way to play Luigi’s Mansion on PC with 4K textures and amazing visuals using a custom modified dolphin emulator.
The best way to play Luigi’s Mansion in 2023, is by using Henriko Magnifico’s 4Ktexture packs. The texture pack enhances the visuals of the game with better and sharper textures, upscaled resolution, shadows and many post-processing enhancements, making this the absolute best way to play Luigi’s Mansion on PC.
‘Henriko Magnifico’ is a YouTuber who has been creating HD texture packs for classic Nintendo titles like Ocarina of Time, Twilight Princess, Wii Sports, Mario and a lot more. His work is appreciated by retro game fans, as he improves the visuals of the game without affecting the original visual appeal intended by the creators.
The texture pack replaces the blurry and aged textures from the game and replaces them with new 4K textures. The 4K version of the texture pack is scaled to 8x the default resolution, if the internal resolution is increased in Citra you may be able to view some textures at a staggering 6832×3480 resolution!
Luigi’s Mansion 4K Installation and setup guide on PC
The Installation is fairly simple, you will need to download the special preconfigured Dolphin emulator from the following link, which is provided alongside the texture pack, and launch Luigi’s Mansion rom using the ‘Luigi’s Mansion 4K (Standard Edition).exe’
Of course, you’ll need to own a copy of either the Gamecube version of the game which you can dump onto your PC and open it using the modded Dolphin Emulator.
The texture packs are available in two versions, the standard edition and the post-processing edition.
|Standard edition||Post-processing edition.|
|Doesn’t include post-processing effects like ambient occlusion, tone mapping, bloom, material maps and more but is stable and more performance friendly.||In addition to the 4K textures comes with several post-processing effects like ambient occlusion, tone mapping, bloom, material maps and more|
|Supports Mac and Linux||Doesn’t supports Mac and Linux|
The 4k textures and the upscaled resolution are massive upgrades in the visual quality of the game. The modded Dolphin emulator improves the game in every way and ensures amazing visual quality and experience. Henriko Magnifico has texture packs for some other titles as well, including The Legend of Zelda Twilight Princess and Majora’s Mask.
The texture packs can be found on the Patreon page of Henriko Magnifico, the texture packs are available to download for free but there are extra perks for purchasing a subscription to his Patreon page like early access to new texture packs and a lot more. In the meantime check out our guide on how to play the Legend of Zelda Ocarina of Time on an Android device.