Simon the Sorcerer - Chaos Happens

German retail release.

Application Details:

Version: 1.0 German Retail
License: Retail
URL: http://www.simon-the-sorcerer....
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Bronze
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.1.7

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What works


What does not

The game.

Copied across d3dx9_31.dll and d3dx9_36.dll as it was complaining about not having these files.


What was not tested

Game failed to run.

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Additional Comments

Should also note that I used the US/English version rather than German. Errors out alot of information but the last bit is the following: WARNING: Cannot create startup observer : service,;1, file c:/Sebastian/dev/libraries/xulrunner_1.8/mozilla/embedding/components/appstartup/src/nsAppStartupNotifier.cpp, line 112 xulrunner/python\xpcom\_xpcom_d.pyd C:\Program Files\Simon the Sorcerer - Chaos happens\xulrunner\python\xpcom\_xpcom_d.pyd initialization finished INFO in module 'game_hub' at ../../../../trunk/executables/engine/utils/src/game_hub.cpp:241 Assertion failed! (new_cursor). CRITICAL in module 'assert' at ../../../../trunk/executables/engine/gfx_api/src/win32/render_context_impl.cpp:2018 err:seh:raise_exception Unhandled exception code c0000005 flags 0 addr 0x4de601

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
ShowopenSUSE 11.0Nov 09 20081.1.7Yes Yes BronzeFJA 
CurrentUbuntu 7.10 "Gutsy" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Apr 21 20080.9.59.Yes No Garbagean anonymous user 
ShowGentoo LinuxJun 08 20070.9.38.Yes No GarbagePhilipp Ludwig 
ShowUbuntu 7.04 "Feisty" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Apr 10 20070.9.34.Yes No Garbagean anonymous user 

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