Game-play and Campaign Editor!
(Campaign editor didn't work in 1.1.2 because you couldn't click buttons. In 1.1.3 you can.)
What does not
This "bug" didn't occur in 1.1.2. In 1.1.3 you cannot change the resolution. If you do, the game immediately crashes. That is also true for the campaign editor. I suppose there is a way to change a file(i ruled out registry entry) and change the settings before starting the game. I will post it as soon as i find it.
What was not tested
Multi-player. There is and probably won't be anyone online. However i will try with a my friends via LAN or with friends from Heavengames.
Something was fixed, something else broke :P. However being able to use the Campaign editor is much more important than being able to change the resolution(but i would hate to be stuck in a full screen 800x600. Fortunately for me i had set my desired settings of windowed 1024x768 from the previous wine version).
|Operating system||Test date||Wine version||Installs?||Runs?||Used|
|Show||Arch Linux x86_64||Oct 09 2021||6.16-staging||Yes||Yes||No||Silver||Niklas Seyfarth|
|Show||Ubuntu 18.04 "Bionic" amd64 (+variants like Kubuntu)||Jan 07 2019||3.20||Yes||Yes||No||Platinum||Alexander Karatarakis|
|Show||Ubuntu 16.04 "Xenial" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Feb 12 2017||2.0||Yes||Yes||Platinum||Bogdan Marginean|
|Show||Ubuntu 14.04 "Trusty" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Mar 02 2015||1.7.37||Yes||Yes||Platinum||Alexander Karatarakis|
|Show||Ubuntu 14.04 "Trusty" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Apr 23 2014||1.7.17||Yes||Yes||Gold||Alexander Karatarakis|
Emperor's default settings have it run fullscreen. If you get a blackscreen then press F6/F7. These are in-game shortcuts to change the resolution which usually fixes the problem.
If pressing F6/F7 does nothing for you, then check this:
In this bug, there is a ResolutionFix attachment. Download the ResolutionFix attachment and replace the Emperor.inf file in your Emperor directory, which typically is:
with the one provided so you can start the game.
This "fix" just sets the display settings to Windowed.
Throughout wine version there have been mixed results when running the game fullscreen or changing resolution and sometimes even windowed mode. To avoid all these problems, you can run the program in a virtual desktop.
On the terminal, type:
1)Adding the application on winecfg
First of all, we should add the application to the list so that
changes on wine settings don't affect any other applications. Click on
"Add application..." and navigate to the Emperor executable.