Giants: Citizen Kabuto

All retail versions of the game

Application Details:

Version: 1.x
Votes: 3
Latest Rating: Bronze
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.7.8

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Test Results

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Selected Test Results

What works

installation of game and 1.4 patch, start of singleplayer with original CD with patched and unpatched version

What does not

hosting multiplayer games; with 1.4 patch installed gives
(white background; text below in 3 blue boxes)
Giants Citizen Kabuto
Wintry Cool Game Error Screen

DirectPlay Failed to Initialize (Code 80040111). Is DirectX Version 8 or better installed?

Enter to Continue
Escape to Exit Game
(doesn't work though)

*GiantsHook v1.00 from installed gives a pop up window
Title: Giants Error
Text: DirectPlay Failed to Initialize (Code 80040111). Is DirectX Version 8 or better installed?
Buttons: OK, Cancel
(is responding at least)

*grm.exe (everything besides GeForce3 compatibility selected)
same error message as GiantsHoock v1.00


What was not tested

playing through all of singleplayer, joining multiplayer games

Hardware tested


  • GPU:
  • Driver:

Additional Comments

Some flicker on the shadows, but that's bearable. The game doesn't change back to desktop resolution that was set before starting the game, it uses the in-game resolution

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
ShowArch Linux x86_64Dec 20 20131.7.8Yes Yes BronzeNordmende 
ShowUbuntu 11.10 "Oneiric" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Mar 07 20121.4-rc6Yes Yes Silveran anonymous user 
ShowDebian GNU/Linux Unstable "Sid" x86_64Jul 01 20091.1.24Yes Yes SilverŁukasz 
ShowUbuntu 8.10 "Intrepid" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Oct 12 20081.1.6Yes Yes Silveran anonymous user 
CurrentUbuntu 8.04 "Hardy" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jul 27 20081.1.2Yes Yes SilverSobek 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
14721 Multiple games fail to host multiplayer game due to IDirectPlay8Server::Host being a stub (Giants: Citizen Kabuto) NEW View

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