Category: Main Games 1st Person Shooter Half-Life Natural Selection: 3.2


This is the artfully balanced first-person shooter/real-time strategy hybrid based on the original Half-Life engine.

Two player teams, one consisting of marines and one consisting of aliens, battle for control of a map and to eliminate the opposing team. The marine team is based around a central commander who views the game from a top-down view and manages his team's strategy and resources. The alien team shares what is visible for all alien members amongst teammates and has instantaneous communication of combat alerts to all team members.


This is the latest version as of 2 March, 2007.

Application Details:

Version: Natural Selection: 3.2
License: Free to use
Votes: 2
Latest Rating: Bronze
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.2-rc4

Maintainers: About Maintainership

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Test Results

Old test results
The test results for this version are very old, and as such they may not represent the current state of Wine. Please consider submitting a new test report.
Selected Test Results

What works

Launching the game using direct3d or software rendering.


Joining multiplayer

What does not

In-game menus


opengl (see:


What was not tested

Not much in-game because it's unplayable.

Hardware tested


  • GPU:
  • Driver:

Additional Comments

AMD ATI HD 2400 fglrx 10.4

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
CurrentSlackware 12.0Aug 03 20101.2-rc4Yes Yes Bronzerlazur 
ShowGentoo LinuxJan 17 20101.1.35Yes Yes Platinuman anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 8.10 "Intrepid" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Apr 01 20091.1.18Yes No GarbageBlue112 
ShowGentoo LinuxOct 13 20081.1.3Yes Yes Platinuman anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 8.04 "Hardy" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jul 13 20081.1.1Yes Yes PlatinumJonny Power 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
5159 Microphone xmit in Half Life and HL:S games very harsh and goes in and out of "focus" REOPENED View

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HowTo / Notes



Known bugs:

  • Game crashes randomly (less often now)

There may be video driver issues with--

  • ATI/AMD Catalyst
  • Open source drivers