Category: Main Games 1st Person Shooter Crysis Crysis 1.x


Retail release of Crysis

Application Details:

Version: Crysis 1.x
License: Retail
Votes: 17
Latest Rating: Gold
Latest Wine Version Tested: 6.7-staging

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Test Results

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What works



In-Game Menus (Audio, Video, Credits, etc.)

Single-Player Campaign (Loading existing savegame, Starting new)

What does not

Normal DX9/10 and VCrun installation not functional. Winetricks needs to be used.


Installed applicable VCRun via winetricks

Installed DXVK 1.8.1 via winetricks

What was not tested


Hardware tested


  • GPU: AMD
  • Driver: open source

Additional Comments

Game version:

1.21 (latest at the moment of filling this AppDB entry)


$ wine --version
wine-6.7 (Staging)

$ inxi -Gxxx
  Device-1: AMD Ellesmere [Radeon RX 470/480/570/570X/580/580X/590] 
  vendor: XFX Pine driver: amdgpu v: kernel bus-ID: 01:00.0 
  chip-ID: 1002:67df class-ID: 0300 
  Display: x11 server: Fedora Project 1.20.11 compositor: gnome-shell 
  v: 3.38.4 driver: loaded: ati,modesetting unloaded: fbdev,vesa 
  alternate: amdgpu resolution: 1920x1080 s-dpi: 96 
  OpenGL: renderer: Radeon RX 580 Series (POLARIS10 DRM 3.40.0 
  5.11.14-200.fc33.x86_64 LLVM 11.0.0) 
  v: 4.6 Mesa 20.3.5 direct render: Yes 

$ sudo lshw -short | egrep -v '(volume|disk|bus)'
H/W path                   Device      Class          Description
                                       system         System Product Name (SKU)
/0/0                                   memory         64KiB BIOS
/0/4                                   processor      Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3770S CPU @ 3.10GHz
/0/4/5                                 memory         256KiB L1 cache
/0/4/6                                 memory         1MiB L2 cache
/0/4/7                                 memory         8MiB L3 cache
/0/5e                                  memory         16GiB System Memory
/0/5e/0                                memory         4GiB DIMM DDR3 Synchronous 1333 MHz (0.8 ns)
/0/5e/1                                memory         4GiB DIMM DDR3 Synchronous 1333 MHz (0.8 ns)
/0/5e/2                                memory         4GiB DIMM DDR3 Synchronous 1333 MHz (0.8 ns)
/0/5e/3                                memory         4GiB DIMM DDR3 Synchronous 1333 MHz (0.8 ns)
/0/100                                 bridge         Xeon E3-1200 v2/3rd Gen Core processor DRAM Controller
/0/100/1                               bridge         Xeon E3-1200 v2/3rd Gen Core processor PCI Express Root Port
/0/100/1/0                             display        Ellesmere [Radeon RX 470/480/570/570X/580/580X/590]
/0/100/1/0.1                           multimedia     Ellesmere HDMI Audio [Radeon RX 470/480 / 570/580/590]
/0/100/16                              communication  6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family MEI Controller #1
/0/100/19                  eno1        network        82579V Gigabit Network Connection
/0/100/1a/1/1/2            scsi10      storage        Mass Storage Device
/0/100/1a/1/1/3            scsi11      storage        LaCie DVDRW USB
/0/100/1a/1/1/5                        input          Logitech Illuminated Keyboard
/0/100/1a/1/1/6            scsi12      storage        USB Mass Storage Device
/0/100/1b                              multimedia     6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family High Definition Audio Controller
/0/100/1c                              bridge         6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family PCI Express Root Port 1
/0/100/1c.1                            bridge         6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family PCI Express Root Port 2
/0/100/1c.3                            bridge         6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family PCI Express Root Port 4
/0/100/1c.3/0                          storage        JMB362 SATA Controller
/0/100/1c.4                            bridge         6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family PCI Express Root Port 5
/0/100/1c.6                            bridge         82801 PCI Bridge
/0/100/1c.6/0                          bridge         ASM1083/1085 PCIe to PCI Bridge
/0/100/1c.6/0/0                        multimedia     CMI8788 [Oxygen HD Audio]
/0/100/1c.7                            bridge         6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family PCI Express Root Port 8
/0/100/1c.7/0                          storage        88SE9172 SATA 6Gb/s Controller
/0/100/1d/1/1/2                        input          Positive Gaming Impact USB pad
/0/100/1d/1/1/4/1                      input          VoIP USB Dual RF Receiver
/0/100/1d/1/1/4/2                      multimedia     Logitech EasyCall Speakerphone
/0/100/1d/1/1/8                        input          Corsair M65 Gaming Mouse
/0/100/1f                              bridge         P67 Express Chipset LPC Controller
/0/100/1f.2                scsi1       storage        6 Series/C200 Series Chipset Family 6 port Desktop SATA AHCI Controller
/0/1                                   system         PnP device PNP0c01
/0/2                                   system         PnP device PNP0c02
/0/3                                   system         PnP device PNP0b00
/0/5                                   generic        PnP device INT3f0d
/0/6                                   system         PnP device PNP0c02
/0/7                                   system         PnP device PNP0c02
/0/8                                   communication  PnP device PNP0501
/0/9                                   system         PnP device PNP0c02
/1                                     power          To Be Filled By O.E.M.
/2                                     power          To Be Filled By O.E.M.

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
CurrentFedora 33 x86_64Apr 27 20216.7-stagingYes Yes YesGoldLinards 
ShowFedora 27 x86_64Mar 07 20183.3Yes Yes NoSilverLinards 
ShowCentOS 6.8Dec 12 20162.0-rc1Yes Yes BronzeArtem S. Tashkinov 
ShowUbuntu 16.10 "Yakkety" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Dec 09 20161.9.23-stagingYes Yes SilverBen halford 
ShowDebian GNU/Linux 8.x "Jessie" x86_64May 27 20161.9.11Yes Yes PlatinumЮрий Жаворонков 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
6971 Mouse "escapes" window or is confined to an area in the full screen program CLOSED FIXED View
7065 Get SecuROM copy-protection working CLOSED FIXED View
7991 Test Drive: Unlimited messed up graphics REOPENED View
9717 Gothic 3 - shadow on the upper half of the screen (ORM=backbuffer) CLOSED WONTFIX View
10206 Crysis has huge graphical errors on certain systems NEW View
12546 Crysis: Unhandled Exception: Page fault on write access CLOSED INVALID View
12806 Crysis: segmentation fault at startup CLOSED FIXED View
13387 Crysis patcher fails CLOSED FIXED View
14453 Crysis Does not Launch CLOSED ABANDONED View
14454 Unreal Tournament 3 Does not Launch CLOSED DUPLICATE View
15350 wrong keyboard layout in Tomb Raider Anniversary / Legend CLOSED FIXED View
16288 Crysis: console key not working anymore CLOSED DUPLICATE View
16456 Games crash with GL_OUT_OF_MEMORY error CLOSED DUPLICATE View
18533 Crysis crashes with ORM=pbuffer CLOSED WONTFIX View
18799 Crysis: Silent crash after first intro scene CLOSED WONTFIX View
25769 Crysis demo wants d3dx9_36.dll.D3DXFloat32To16Array CLOSED FIXED View
25774 Crysis demo: water flickering CLOSED FIXED View
27169 Crysis 1&2 crash on nvidia 540m card with X error BadMatch if using fbo CLOSED INVALID View
28280 Silent Hill V: Homecoming: brightness adjustment no longer works CLOSED FIXED View
28683 Crysis: no sound CLOSED INVALID View
33479 Multiple games (Guild Wars 2, Risen 2, Tomb Raider 2013): Raw input is broken CLOSED FIXED View
34389 Crysis (Warhead,Wars): relative mouse movement restricted CLOSED DUPLICATE View
35718 Multiple games have extreme flicker, stutter, slowdown (Path of Exile, Roller Coaster Tycoon, Counter Strike: Global Offensive, Warframe, Crysis, Anno 1602, Splinter Cell: Blacklist) CLOSED FIXED View
35776 Crysis is extremely slow in Wine 1.7.14 CLOSED FIXED View
47606 Crysis 1 , Crysis 1 Warhead , Crysis 2: Cannot start the game due to missing VCRun libraries UNCONFIRMED View
47656 Crysis 1: game in DX10 cannot be started (also causing Very High graphical setting not available) in Vista and up CLOSED FIXED View
50969 broken input in multiple games since rawinput patch update in staging 6.6 (Warframe; Guild Wars 2; World of Warcraft with hardware cursor) CLOSED FIXED View

Show open bugs

HowTo / Notes


If you're using ATI hardware there may be even worse problems since their drivers suck (for now)

  • Use Wine 1.1.5 or newer with MouseWarpOverride=force. The mouse will not work properly in the menu. You will have to navigate with the keyboard after left-clicking once.
  • Put d3dx9_36.dll and XINPUT1_3.dll in windows/system32. You can get them from a DLL site like
  • Install the game and use a Crack on it 
  • Set OffscreenRenderingMode=fbo
  • Set Shaders to High, else you will get graphical problems
  • You will get extremely bright HDR. So add r_glow = 0 to My Documents/My Games/Crysis/game.cfg. Remove write-permissions to stop Crysis from butchering the file at every restart


  • FPS are even worse than on Windows (~15 FPS on a 8600GT low settings except shaders). Don't even try to run the game on hardware lower than a GF8 it will not work!
  • Severe graphical corruption
  • Sound may vanish under some circumstances
  • Movies don't have sounds at all
  • Crysis will freeze whenever it feels like it 
  • FPS will drop to below 1 at some resolutions
  • Also FPS may suddenly drop at any point, usually accompanied by graphical corruption. Restart the game and reload the level to fix this
  • The patcher will not work in Wine 


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