SWAT 3: Close Quarters Battle

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Named "Tactical Game of the Year Edition".

Application Details:

Version: 2.1
Votes: 1
Latest Rating: Gold
Latest Wine Version Tested: 7.12

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Test Results

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What works

Any Mission that does not have video cutscenes.

- Custom Mission

- Career (SWAT3  Tactical GOTY 10 Man Career)

- Options

- Swat 3 Mod (Requires installation of vb6run from winetricks)

What does not

Any mission that triggers an .avi cutscene, due to the lack of the indeo codec, these videos will fail to play and the game will crash.

- Career (5 Man Career)

- Mission (Standard) 'Education' tab

- RunTactics.exe


What was not tested

Multiplayer (no longer operative, servers shutdown years ago)

Hardware tested


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Additional Comments

Make sure to launch the game with the -nointro option, otherwise the game will crash right at the start due to the missing indeo support. Tested on a Nvidia GTX660 with offical 346 binary driver.

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
ShowLinux Mint 20.3 "Una"Jul 15 20227.12Yes Yes YesGoldFudoAkira 
CurrentUbuntu 15.04 "Vivid" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Feb 03 20151.7.34Yes Yes Silveran anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 12.10 "Quantal" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Apr 05 20131.4.1Yes Yes Silveran anonymous user 
ShowArch Linux x86_64Jan 31 20121.3.37Yes No Garbagean anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 11.04 "Natty" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)May 24 20111.3.20Yes No GarbageRaffaele 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
219 Programs refuse to run because of safedisc copy-protection CLOSED FIXED View
9559 Swat 3 launching CLOSED DUPLICATE View
10581 swat 3 v2.1 needs some amstream stuff to work CLOSED FIXED View
35663 SWAT 3: Screen Flickering CLOSED FIXED View

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