How to Install The Underworld
The Underworld can now be installed to your phone or PC! This PWA (a lightweight web app) build allows the game to be launched just like a regular app/program. As it's a PWA, it requires no special permissions and is cross-platform.
General Tip: Start from the page you're reading now. (If you were to tab back to the game and follow these steps, it'll add the wrong page -- or not show you an install option at all).
Toggle instructions for:
The browsers that currently support PWA install are Chrome and Edge, running on Linux, Windows, macOS, and Chromebooks.
There are two ways to install. You could click this icon in the address bar:
Or you can install by using the browser's drop down menu:
You will now find the game in your start menu.
It's also inside your browser's "about:apps" page:
Now it runs like a normal desktop program:
To uninstall, navigate to "about:apps" in your browser, right click, and choose uninstall.
- Chrome, Edge, and Opera -- OK (tested successfully).
- Firefox - not supported. (Firefox PWA does not report PWA status correctly due to a bug, so support for it is disabled.)
First, ensure you are using a supported browser (see above).
You may already see a popup on this screen. If so, click it and follow the installation instructions:
If not, just go to the browser's dropdown menu:
Then choose Install App:
And permit the install.
You can launch it from your phone's apps, like any other app:
Uninstall like any other app on your phone (ie, tap hold the icon and click trash icon, or however your phone handles it usually)
iPhone / iPad
Apple only allows PWA installation from Safari, NOT from other browsers. So start by loading this install tips page in Safari.
1) Make sure you are using Safari when attempting these steps.
2) Open the Share menu (at top or bottom of browser)
3) Click Add to Home Screen (you may have to scroll down to see this option)
4) Click Add
Launch from your home screen:
You should be able to long tap the icon, then choose Remove.