Playing the game, including multiplayer.
What does not
The launcher, but who needs it anyway?
What was not tested
Workshop and DLC
See https://appdb.winehq.org/objectManager.php?sClass=version&iId=27985&iTestingId=92815. Don't forget to winetricks d3dx9_43 xact quartz
|Operating system||Test date||Wine version||Installs?||Runs?||Used|
|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|
|Show||Linux Mint 18.3 "Sylvia" x86_64||Aug 29 2018||3.0.2||Yes||Yes||Yes||Gold||Patrick Rooney|
|Show||Fedora 27 x86_64||Jul 04 2018||3.10||Yes||Yes||No||Platinum||Ken|
|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|
|30814||Age of Empires II scrolling gets stuck after Alt-Tab away and back||NEW||View|
|35215||Age of empires II HD Steam version: no video at start||UNCONFIRMED||View|
|36062||Age of empires 2 - Forgotten empires does not work with Nvidia drivers but it does with noveau.||UNCONFIRMED||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: