Magic the Gathering: Arena current version
Installer appears to work
What does not
Unable to run the gamePossible similar to https://bugs.winehq.org/show_b...
What was not tested
Unable to run the game
Note that I do not have access to the Windows version to whether or not there are problems/workarounds in Windows I do not know.
|Operating system||Test date||Wine version||Installs?||Runs?||Used|
|Show||Arch Linux x86_64||Aug 03 2023||8.12-staging||Yes||Yes||Yes||Gold||John|
|Show||Fedora 37 x86_64||Apr 08 2023||8.4||Yes||Yes||Yes||Gold||m8ram|
|Show||Fedora 37 x86_64||Mar 07 2023||8.2||Yes||No||Yes||Garbage||m8ram|
|Current||Fedora 36 x86_64||Mar 04 2023||8.1||Yes||No||No||Garbage||m8ram|
|Show||Debian GNU/Linux 11.x "Bullseye" x86_64||Oct 24 2022||7.19-staging||No, but has workaround||No||Yes||Garbage||Janek|
|Bug #||Description||Status||Resolution||Other apps affected|
|32342||Multiple applications and games using 'Webkit' or 'Blink' web browser engine crash on startup ('Arial' and 'Times New Roman' font face name validation)||STAGED||View|
|47753||Magic The Gathering: Arena (MTGA) issue crashing on start||UNCONFIRMED||View|
|48121||Unity games do not fire OnApplicationFocus/OnApplicationPause events on focus regain||STAGED||View|
|49627||Magic The Gathering: Arena Update manager needs Windows.Foundation.Diagnostics.AsyncCausalityTracer||RESOLVED||NOTOURBUG||View|
|50537||Magic the gathering Arena Installer: shows a grey background instead of black||UNCONFIRMED||View|
|50588||Magic the gathering Arena: Game crashes after a game finished||UNCONFIRMED||View|
|50696||Magic: The Gathering Arena shows a white window when trying to add fund||UNCONFIRMED||View|
|50903||Magic the gathering Arena (MTGA) crashes when launching the game||UNCONFIRMED||View|
Make sure you use a wine version > 5.9. Prior versions suffer from a bug that causes the client to constantly crash when downloading the initial assets (https://bugs.winehq.org/show_b...). This has been fixed in wine versions > 5.9.
Other wine versions with known issues for MTGA:
After you moved your mouse outside the client or switched to a different virtual desktop, MTGA will not regain focus if you get back to the application.
To fix this focus issue you can add a registry key by running:
wine reg ADD 'HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Wine\X11 Driver' /v UseTakeFocus /d 'N' /f