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Shovel Knight

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Submit Screenshot version of the game. Number taken from the 'Options' screen.


Application Details:

Version: 1.0A (
License: Retail
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Gold
Latest Wine Version Tested: 2.16-staging

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Test Results

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What works


What does not

Everything else. The game black screens on launch.


I've tried installing d3dx9_43 as suggested in the working test, but no luck.

What was not tested

Couldn't get anywhere with testing apart from launching the game, but only to a black screen.

Hardware tested


  • GPU: Unknown
  • Driver: unknown

Additional Comments

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Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
ShowUbuntu 17.04 "Zesty" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Sep 19 20172.16-stagingYes Yes YesGoldRafaÅ‚ 
ShowUbuntu 17.04 "Zesty" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Sep 01 20172.15-stagingYes Yes NoGarbageRafaÅ‚ 
CurrentUbuntu 12.04 "Precise" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Aug 11 20141.7.24Yes Yes YesGarbagean anonymous user 
ShowArch Linux x86_64Jul 08 20141.7.21Yes Yes YesGoldSAXAHOID 
ShowLinux Mint 17.1 "Rebecca" x86-64May 29 20151.6.2Yes Yes YesGoldan anonymous user 

Known Bugs

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HowTo / Notes

Black screen workaround

If game shows nothing (black screen, no image) consider getting d3dcompiler_43.dll into wine windows32 directory and adding native override for it with winecfg.

Be warned though: in at least one case this override somehow messed up wineprefix where it was added.


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