Sword of the Stars

Sword of the Stars: Complete Collection includes the original Sword of the Stars game and three expansions: Born of Blood, A Murder of Crows, and Argos Naval Yard. Retail version from Steam.

Application Details:

Version: 1.8.0
License: Retail
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Gold
Latest Wine Version Tested: 4.0-staging

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Test Results

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What works

  • Cinematics
  • Sound
  • Music
  • Menus
  • Strategic map options
  • Graphs
  • Tactical battles

What does not

  • Minor graphic glitches on texts.
  • Changing resolution on game, this does not always work.


Its necessary to install dxd9_31 and dxd9_41 to avoid the annoying error : "Failed to create D3DXEffect":

winetricks dxd9_31 dxd9_41

What was not tested

Multiplayer gaming

Hardware tested


  • GPU: AMD
  • Driver: open source

Additional Comments

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Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
CurrentUbuntu 18.10 "Cosmic" amd64 (+variants like Kubuntu)Apr 01 20194.0-stagingYes Yes YesGoldZardoZ 
ShowUbuntu 18.10 "Cosmic" amd64 (+variants like Kubuntu)Mar 27 20194.0-stagingYes No NoGarbageZardoZ 
ShowArch Linux x86_64Jul 17 20121.5.8Yes Yes PlatinumHalJ 
ShowUbuntu 12.04 "Precise" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jul 26 20121.4Yes Yes SilverSean 
ShowUbuntu 11.04 "Natty" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Sep 20 20111.3.28Yes Yes BronzeSean 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
46924 Sword of the Stars crashes with black screen UNCONFIRMED View

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