The release version.
|Latest Wine Version Tested:||2.0|
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Game played when run with wine HEROES.exe /s0 and played for a few minutes, then crashed when I double clicked elsewhere within the game.
What does not
What was not tested
Running Ubuntu MATE 14.04.4.
|Operating system||Test date||Wine version||Installs?||Runs?||Used|
|Show||Rosa Desktop Fresh R6 (2014.1)||Jan 26 2017||2.0||Yes||Yes||Silver||Giovanni Mariani|
|Show||Rosa Desktop Fresh R6 (2014.1)||Dec 06 2015||1.8-rc3||Yes||Yes||Gold||Giovanni Mariani|
|Current||Ubuntu 14.04 "Trusty" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Jun 07 2016||1.6.2||Yes||Yes||Silver||an anonymous user|
|Show||Ubuntu 11.04 "Natty" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Jul 12 2011||1.2.2||No, but has workaround||Yes||Silver||an anonymous user|
|Show||Ubuntu 10.10 "Maverick" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Oct 27 2010||1.3.5||Yes||No||Garbage||Marek PaÅ›nikowski|
|Bug #||Description||Status||Resolution||Other apps affected|
|3930||HOMM/Deadlock shows black screen (game DLL calls SuspendThread inside WOM_OPEN winmm callback)||NEW||View|
|7471||Multiple games display incorrect cursor icons since Wine 0.9.29 (Tropico, Heroes of Might and Magic I & II)||CLOSED||FIXED||View|
|15463||Heroes of Might and Magic install fails if initial music still playing||CLOSED||FIXED||View|
2013-05-03 Admin note: the instructions below are very old and may not apply to current Wine. They are being kept here for the benefit of anyone who may wish to test and/or update them.
Do not use Wine 0.9.30 or 0.9.31, as these do not display the game cursor properly. Newer and earlier versions should be fine.
To get the game working, you must do the following (reported by Damjan Jovanovic)