Nothing, you have to do some workarrounds. Read Extra comments to be able to play.
After the workarround you an play but the game hangs if you press control key.... is necessary to play to choose some units...
What does not
What was not tested
To be able to play you have to do some things. 1. Rename: ./drive_c/Program Files/Steam/SteamApps/common/Age2HD/Launcher.exe > ./drive_c/Program Files/Steam/SteamApps/common/Age2HD/Launcher.exe.bak 2. Copy: ./drive_c/Program Files/Steam/SteamApps/common/Age2HD/AoK HD.exe to ./drive_c/Program Files/Steam/SteamApps/common/Age2HD/Launcher.exe Exec the game in Steam, if it starts installin some vcrun libraries and never stop.... 3. Delete: ./drive_c/Program Files/Steam/SteamApps/common/Age2HD/_CommonRedist/vcredist/2012/installscript.vdf 4. Delete other vdf scripts inside ./drive_c/Program Files/Steam/SteamApps/common/Age2HD/_CommonRedist/ ...
|Operating system||Test date||Wine version||Installs?||Runs?||Used|
|Show||Gentoo Linux||May 02 2020||5.7||Yes||Yes||Yes||Gold||Aristocrates|
|Show||Rosa Fresh 2016.1||May 12 2019||4.8-staging||Yes||Yes||Yes||Gold||Giovanni Mariani|
|Show||macOS 10.13 "High Sierra"||Nov 26 2018||3.0.3||Yes||Yes||Yes||Gold||YVES|
|Show||Gentoo Linux x86_64||Sep 21 2018||3.15-staging||Yes||Yes||No||Platinum||Erol M. Yasar|
|Show||Debian GNU/Linux 9.x "Stretch" x86_64||Jul 15 2018||3.12||Yes||Yes||Yes||Gold||Daniel Bulgakov|
|Bug #||Description||Status||Resolution||Other apps affected|
|29384||Multiple applications expect correct handling of WRITECOPY memory protection (Voobly fails to launch Age of Empires II, MSYS2)||STAGED||View|
|38784||Age of Empires II: wine 1.7.x series do not work with the external monitor as the primary output||UNCONFIRMED||View|
|42435||Age of Empires 2 HD Steam has a dimmed down interface and the ingame main screen is just white with an intel 945gm gpu||UNCONFIRMED||View|
|43758||Age of Empires 2 HD Launcher has missing text||NEW||View|
This is a known problem with older Intel GPUs. Try to use Wine 2.1. In most of case solve Direct3D glitch.
Hit each direction key in succession while holding Ctrl. For instance: