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Alpha Prime

First release un-patched retail 2-CD version.

Application Details:

Version: 1.0
License: Retail
URL: http://www.alpha-prime.com/
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Silver
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.5.18

Maintainers: About Maintainership

Test Results

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What works

Installing the game from CDs and running it if the no-cd patch has been applied.
General gameplay at minimal and full graphics settings.
Saving and loading of the game.
Cutscenes.


What does not

Copy-protection. This can be avoided by using no-cd patch.

Minor graphical glitches.

Noticeable slowdowns in certain areas, beginning with the first enemy


Workarounds

What was not tested

The game has been played through.

Hardware tested

Graphics:

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  • Driver:

Additional Comments

Additional registry tweak is required: 1) in console type "wine regedit" 2) navigate to \HKCU\Software\Wine\Direct3D (if Direct3D key doesn't exists, create it) 3) create string "OffscreenRenderingMode", assign value "fbo" 4) start the game. For KDE 4.x users, it is advisable to turn off plasma by issuing "kquitapp plasma" before starting the game. This will noticeably improve performance (also for any 3D game in general).

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
Workaround?
RatingSubmitter
ShowLinux Mint 14 "Nadia"Dec 08 20121.5.18Yes Yes SilverCarlos Rodriguez 
ShowLinux Mint 13 "Maya"Sep 15 20121.5.13Yes Yes GoldCarlos Rodriguez 
ShowLinux Mint 13 "Maya"Jul 15 20121.5.8Yes Yes BronzeCarlos Rodriguez 
ShowUbuntu 12.04 "Precise" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)May 11 20121.5.3Yes Yes BronzeCarlos Rodriguez 
ShowArch LinuxApr 12 20111.3.17Yes Yes GoldNauris 

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