Space Empires IV

A turn based space strategy game. Build your civilization from the ground up, explore new star systems and colonize new worlds. Encouter other species, friend and foe, and research new technologies to help your empire grow.

Application Details:

Version: 1.x
Votes: 1
Latest Rating: Silver
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.4.1

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What works

Customize race, design ships, save/load, combat.

What does not

Turned off music, per other's suggestions.


What was not tested


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Additional Comments

In winecfg, using "d3d8" and "d3d9" as (native, builtin) to avoid warnings when game runs. Estimate 50+ hours of gameplay with no problems (music disabled). Music problem keeps it from being rated platinum.

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Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
ShowDebian GNU/Linux 7.x "Wheezy"Sep 17 20131.4.1Yes Yes NoSilveran anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 11.04 "Natty" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Apr 10 20111.3.17Yes Yes NoSilveran anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 10.10 "Maverick" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Feb 05 20111.2.2Yes Yes NoBronzeJeremy Anderson 
ShowUbuntu 9.10 "Karmic" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Dec 18 20091.1.34No, but has workaround Yes NoBronzeMorten 
ShowUbuntu 9.04 "Jaunty" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Nov 03 20091.1.32Yes Yes NoSilveran anonymous user 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
2243 winsock: Unimplemented or unknown socket level CLOSED FIXED View
3250 Space Empires IV combat replay screen hidden CLOSED FIXED View
3251 Space Empires IV minimize and alt-tab make game unplayable CLOSED ABANDONED View
5458 Space Empires IV unable to process a turn; game unplayable CLOSED ABANDONED View

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