Silent Hill 3

Default DVD relase

Application Details:

Version: 1.X
License: Retail
Votes: 4
Latest Rating: Gold
Latest Wine Version Tested: 6.17-staging

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Test Results

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Selected Test Results

What works


What does not

Audio has a 1 second delay in cutscenes, but works fine in-game


Simply open winecfg and set dsound.dll to "builtin"

What was not tested

I didn't finish the game, but I played for 4 - 5 hours and it worked perfectly fine without issues of any kind

Hardware tested


  • GPU: AMD
  • Driver: open source

Additional Comments

Works perfectly fine after workarounds. To get it to work do the following:

  1. Download SH3Proxy widescreen fix
  2. Run 
WINEPREFIX=/path/to/wineprefix winetricks quartz devenum dsdmo dmband dmcompos dmime dmloader dmscript dmstyle dmsynth dmusic dmusic32 dsound
 dswave directmusic d3dx9
  1. Set d3d8.dll  to "native, builtin" in winecfg
  2. Set dsound to "builtin" in winecfg
  3. Set Windows version in winecfg to Windows 10

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
CurrentArch Linux x86_64Sep 12 20216.17-stagingYes Yes YesGoldMr Silent 
ShowArch Linux x86_64Jul 28 20216.13-stagingYes Yes NoSilverMr Silent 
ShowAntergos x86_64Apr 30 20194.6Yes Yes YesGoldMike 
ShowUbuntu 16.04 "Xenial" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Feb 19 20183.1Yes Yes YesSilverCarlos Rodriguez 
ShowArch Linux x86_64Jul 09 20172.12Yes Yes NoGoldAgustín Atahides 

Known Bugs

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HowTo / Notes

About System Specs

Please when submit results add hardware specs like as: cpu - mount of ram - videocard and videocard driver used

Remember another versions different to vanilla wine or wine staging dont accepted by wine in submited results


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