Installation is flawless.
Loading Screens work.
Movie scenes are perfect.
No audio issues whatsoever.
Actual gameplay ( swinging axe, moving, missions, AI, controlling minions, all works).
What does not
Multiplayer Co-op survival (network error. Unable to perform search).
Multiplayer Versus (network error. Unable to find session).
What was not tested
Installing updates and then trying to run the game again.
Playing the game with a gamepad/controller.
Running Overlord on lower graphics.
Not tested on an LCD monitor (only tested on CRT monitor Samsung).
Not tested on Laptop, only on Desktop computer.
I would have given the game Platinum if it wasn't for Multiplayer not working over the Internet. This game was run on a computer with the following specs: Processor: Pentium 4 2.8GHz RAM: 1.5 GB DDR1 Graphics: Nvidia 9400GT (with binary driver 185.18.36) OS: Ubuntu 9.04 32bit Game was run at full graphics. Admin note: rating changed to conform to the rating definitions.
|Operating system||Test date||Wine version||Installs?||Runs?||Used|
|Show||Ubuntu 12.04 "Precise" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||May 07 2014||1.6.1||Yes||No||Garbage||xavier|
|Show||Ubuntu 12.04 "Precise" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||May 04 2014||1.6.1||No||Not installable||Garbage||xavier|
|Show||Gentoo Linux x86_64||Oct 02 2010||1.3.3||Yes||Yes||Gold||an anonymous user|
|Current||Ubuntu 9.04 "Jaunty" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Oct 11 2009||1.1.30||Yes||Yes||Silver||Sabun|
|Show||Ubuntu 9.10 "Karmic" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)||Sep 23 2009||1.1.29||N/A||Yes||Gold||an anonymous user|
|Bug #||Description||Status||Resolution||Other apps affected|
|13406||Overlord: crash on unimplemented function d3dx9_36.dll.D3DXCompileShaderFromFileA||CLOSED||FIXED||View|
|13465||Overlord: adding native d3dx9_36.dll results in a crash||CLOSED||FIXED||View|
|16133||Overlord crashes after the first loading screen||CLOSED||ABANDONED||View|
|18809||Dragon NaturallySpeaking 10 no longer installs||CLOSED||FIXED||View|
|19136||overlord installer does not work||CLOSED||DUPLICATE||View|
Thanks to IConrad:
"The only steps I took were to extract the game files from the CD to a
folder on my desktop and execute from there -- I also replaced the
executable with a noCD crack. Aside from that, it's just plug'n'play."