Metal Gear Solid

Tactical Spionage Action The nuclear weapons disposal facility on Shadow Moses Island in Alaska's Fox Archipelago is attacked and captured by Next Generation Special Forces led by members of FOXHOUND. The terrorists have got their hands on hundreds of nuclear warheads and they're demanding that the government turn over the remains of Big Boss. They warn that if their demands are not met within 24 hours, they'll launch a nuclear weapon. Take on the role of retired Special Forces veteran Solid Snake as he is called back into duty in a top-secret mission to deal with the greatest terrorist threat the world has ever seen. Your mission is to infiltrate the base, rescue the hostages and kill the terrorists carrying nothing but a pair of binoculars, a pack of smokes and a bad attitude. The clock is ticking. Once again, Snake heads into battle...alone.

Application Details:

Version: 1.0
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Silver
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.7.22

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What works

Game installs, will load the main menu.

What does not

At the main menu, the mouse cursor is not displayed, and anything I click on (options, start new game, etc.) just leads to a black screen and makes me have to restart my X server to recover from. The game is unplayable.


What was not tested

The game since it will not load past the main menu.

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Additional Comments

I'll see if I can articulate a bug report.

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Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
ShowLinux Mint 17 "Qiana" x86_64Jul 31 20141.7.22Yes Yes NoSilveran anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 14.10 "Utopic" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Apr 26 20151.6.2Yes Yes NoSilveran anonymous user 
ShowGentoo Linux x86_64Mar 22 20121.4Yes Yes NoSilverMyk Taylor 
ShowUbuntu 9.10 "Karmic" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Feb 02 20101.1.37Yes Yes NoSilveran anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 9.10 "Karmic" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jan 23 20101.1.37Yes No NoGarbagean anonymous user 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
16033 Metal Gear Solid I Bug CLOSED FIXED View
16075 Wine can't open MGS1 CLOSED INVALID View

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