Category: Main Games Action Games Dark Souls Prepare to Die Edition

Dark Souls

!!!OBSOLETE!!! Prepare to Die Edition. Released on Steam. Old version using Games for Windows Live.

Application Details:

Version: Prepare to Die Edition
License: Retail
Votes: Marked as obsolete
Latest Rating: Silver
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.7.14

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Test Results

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What works


What does not

I have no idea


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Additional Comments

I install game repack,where "game for windows live" is cracked P.S. sorry for my bad english,i'm Russian(Vodka,balalayka and medvedy)

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
ShowSabayon Linux (rolling release) amd64Apr 05 20141.7.14N/A Yes Silveran anonymous user 
ShowMac OS X 10.8 "Mountain Lion"Jan 24 20141.7.11Yes Yes Silveran anonymous user 
ShowArch Linux x86_64May 13 20131.5.30Yes Yes GoldSerge Hooge 
ShowLinux Mint 13 "Maya" x86_64Sep 23 20121.5.13Yes Yes GoldMehranNZ 
CurrentArch LinuxAug 31 20121.5.11Yes Yes Goldan anonymous user 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
17273 Many apps and games need SetNamedPipeHandleState implementation (support for named pipe message mode)(FireFox+Flash, Win8/NET 4.x SDK/vcrun2012, WiX installers) CLOSED FIXED View
31544 Dark Souls - Game does not launch CLOSED DUPLICATE View

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HowTo / Notes

Playing Videos

2015-05-23 Admin note: the following was extracted from a user comment made in 2014 and may not be relevant to current Wine.

You'll need to install wmp9, devenum and vcrun6 from winetricks and the videos works fine. :)