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.
You need to do exactly what is said in the instructions of the Forgotten Downloader Page, but, instead of looking the C: volume, you need to do it in the folder where is AOE2 in the virtual plataform on Wine
What does not
What was not tested
Haven't playe online (yet)
I don't know if works online, and doesn't work to have a direct link or icon on desktop
|Operating system||Test date||Wine version||Installs?||Runs?||Used|
|Show||Ubuntu 19.10 "Eoan" (+ 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|
|Current||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.