Shadow Tactics: Blades of the Shogun

The 1.09d Demo on GoG.

Application Details:

Version: GoG Demo
License: Demo
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Gold
Latest Wine Version Tested: 5.9

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Test Results

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Selected Test Results

What works


- Menus

- Gameplay

- Gamepad (x360 wireless)

- Save and load

- Videos

What does not

The installer crashes at the end, but it doesn't really affect the game installation (it even installs successfully some vcredist that i'd like to avoid).


Installed d3dcompiler_43 through winetricks as otherwise initial video screen shows a pink screen.

What was not tested

Extended gameplay (haven't finished the demo)

Hardware tested


  • GPU: Nvidia
  • Driver: proprietary

Additional Comments

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Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
ShowUbuntu 20.04 "Focal" (+ variants like Kubuntu)May 26 20205.9Yes Yes YesGoldRobert Watts 
CurrentUbuntu 17.10 "Artful" amd64 (+variants like Kubuntu)Apr 30 20183.7Yes Yes YesGoldtonix 
ShowUbuntu 16.10 "Yakkety" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jul 10 20172.11Yes Yes Garbagetonix 
ShowUbuntu 16.10 "Yakkety" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Dec 01 20161.9.23Yes No GarbageChiro 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
45038 Multiple DirectX games and applications fail to run within builtin HLSL compiler, reporting HLSL shader parsing failure 'd3dcompiler: syntax error, unexpected KW_CBUFFER' NEW View

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HowTo / Notes


There is a native Linux version available!

People report though there is no sound playing for them but it doesn't crash like the Windows version.


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Latest wine on Ubuntu 18.04
by Cláudio Sampaio (Patola) on Monday June 18th 2018, 8:28
It seems that it is broken on latest wine 3.10 and 3.10-staging on Ubuntu 18.04. With wine-staging it gets to the game part but once you try to give any keyboard input, it won't respond.