Railroad Tycoon II

Railroad Tycoon II is a game about trains for people who love trains.

Application Details:

Version: 1.05
License: Retail
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Platinum
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.7.8

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Test Results

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What works


What does not

Changing screen resolution to 800x600


What was not tested

Playing the whole campaign.

Hardware tested


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Additional Comments

Tested on ATI Radeon 3850 HD with fglrx driver 2:8.723.1-0ubuntu4, Ubuntu 10.04 x64, intel Q6600 CPU, 4 GB RAM, wine 1.2 Downloaded and installed Railroad Tycoon II Platinum via Steam and installed Microsoft DirectX 9c. Disabled Steam Cloud Community. Be careful not to change the graphical settings! I had to re-download the game because it crashed and refused to start after setting the resolution to 800x600. Admin note: rating changed to conform to the rating definitions.

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
ShowGentoo Linux x86_64Feb 10 20141.7.8Yes Yes Platinuman anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 12.04 "Precise" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Feb 09 20131.5.23Yes Yes PlatinumPatrick 
ShowDebian GNU/Linux 7.x "Wheezy" x86_64Jul 02 20121.4.1Yes Yes Platinuman anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 10.10 "Maverick" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Aug 27 20111.3.27Yes Yes PlatinumK1773R 
CurrentUbuntu 10.04 "Lucid" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jul 26 20101.2Yes Yes Silverjoe 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
12047 Railroad Tycoon 2: crashes frequently CLOSED ABANDONED View
16834 SetFormat() doesn't remap unmapped sound buffers on failure CLOSED ABANDONED View
23547 Railroad Tycoon 2: Platinum (Steam) crashes when setting resolution to 800x600 CLOSED FIXED View

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Not supported on Windows NT
by Magie Straal on Saturday November 8th 2008, 10:49
I get the following message when I start RailRoad Tycoon:
Sorry, not supported on Windows NT.

I try to run rt2.exe in Windows NT compatibility mode, but it still failed.

Does somebody run RailRoad Tycoon on 1.1.8 (Ubuntu 8.04)?
RE: Not supported on Windows NT
by Timo D. on Monday September 7th 2009, 10:43
Try changing the systemsettings to Windows 98.
network game doesn't work
by benste on Tuesday June 17th 2008, 8:36
like mentoined in the topic --> there is a tcip error message and game closes