Application Details:

Version: 0.8.9 Beta
License: Free to use
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Silver
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.4

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Test Results

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What works

Everything seem to be working fine at an acceptable speed. I've tested the main features and some of the more advanced features.

 I've tested 4 includes samples which includes:

  • Sample_Breakout.nov which features advanced scripting
  • Sample_Camera.nov which features camera movement
  • Sample_Novelty.nov which features basic actions
  • Sample_Portraits.nov which features portraits

What does not

  • Custom font does not seem to be working when choosing from the available font list. 
  • Slight graphical flaw on italic fonts
  • Opening Novelty Help (F1) from the application


What was not tested

  • Some of the available actions
  • Some available script functions
  • Audio
  • Video

Hardware tested


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  • Driver:

Additional Comments

Before running you need to install DirectX, if you use winetricks running the following should do the trick. $ winetricks d3dx9

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
CurrentUbuntu 12.04 "Precise" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jun 30 20121.4N/A Yes SilverYoto 

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