An unofficial expansion for Age of Empires II: The Conquerors. "Age of Empires II: The Age of Kings" and "Age of Empires II: The Conquerors" is required.
Includes bug fixes, new civilizations and new AIs.
singleplayer, map editor
What does not
What was not tested
manual installation of Forgotten Empires with the fe_update.zip
|Operating system||Test date||Wine version||Installs?||Runs?||Used|
|Current||Ubuntu 19.10 "Eoan" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Oct 27 2019||4.18||Yes||Yes||No||Platinum||consolelogger|
|Show||Arch Linux x86_64||Jan 06 2018||3.0-rc5||N/A||Yes||Yes||Gold||Danilo|
|Show||Ubuntu 14.04 "Trusty" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Nov 13 2017||2.0.3||Yes||Yes||No||Silver||Juan|
|Show||Ubuntu 17.04 "Zesty" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Aug 16 2017||2.14-staging||Yes||Yes||Yes||Gold||Jacob Cameron|
|Show||Ubuntu 16.04 "Xenial" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||May 11 2017||2.4||Yes||Yes||Gold||Jacob Cameron|
To get multiplayer working you have to use by now the directplay libraries from microsoft, still (since 2006) no open source libraries for direct play that include libraries to open sockets and close to play games, so install winetricks:
(in ubuntu/debian) sudo apt-get install winetricks
and then exec:
It will download the directplay libraries from microsoft and install them, that's all, tcp/ip will work with direct connect.