Here are the steps I did to get sublimetext3 working on bash. It's great because like this you can edit files from bash without corrupting them.
install and run VcxSrv for Windows from
then on bash:
sudo apt install gimp
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:webupd8team/sublime-text-3 -y
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install sublime-text-installer
and you can create a desktop shortcut with this content:
C:\Windows\System32\bash.exe ~ -c "DISPLAY=:0 /opt/sublime_text/sublime_text"
BTW gimp it's an image editor that contains the libraries (gtk) for sublime_text you can also run it typing: