Glad it works!
If you want, I can offer you a Steam key for this product.
Try to force run it in windowed mode. To do this, edit user.ini and add the following lines:
[display] resolution = 0 fullscreen = 0
Save and restart.
Other thing to try, open settings.ini and add the following lines at the end:
And finally, try compatibility mode (windows 7) if you haven't already.
It should not matter if you use Steam or not. I suspect something else is interfering with the game, maybe an antivirus. Please check if after crash is there anything in the file debug.txt from the game folder.
I have uploaded the 32bit build for linux. I hope you won't have problems with libraries. If you receive a "D-BUS" error, launch the game as such: