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List of Games Working with Windows 8 Developer Preview

  1. #1


    Posts : 162
    Windows 8 Developer Preview x64

    List of Games Working with Windows 8 Developer Preview


    Well seeing as how we have a list of working AV for Windows 8, might as well start one for working games. If you want to contribute, feel free to do so!

    Windows 8 Developer Preview Build 8102.

    Legend:
    GREEN = Working
    RED = Not working
    BLUE = Additional information


    Age of Empires 3 - Gives compatibility warning when starting age3.exe, but game works flawlessly if you ignore it.
    AssaultCube
    FlyForFantasy
    KalOnline
    Perfect World International
    Pogo.com
    Quake Live
    Rome: Total War
    Runescape
    Team Fortress 2 - (Reported by iliveinabucket)
    The Sims 3
    Warsow
    World of Warcraft: Cataclysm
    Last edited by synaptix; 21 Sep 2011 at 09:21.

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  2. #2


    Posts : 1
    Windows 8 Developer Preview x64 / Hackintosh 10.6.6


    Team Fortress 2 works great on Windows 8 Developer Preview. I have yet to test out my other games, but I assume all Source engine games should work too.
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  3. #3


    Brazil, São Paulo
    Posts : 14
    Windows Developer Preview and Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 x64


    Outher games works fine here

    Battlefield 1942 ^^ old game with Desert Combat mode works fine..

    Serious Sam 2 the second encounter... ( if serious sam 2 works fine possible serious the first encounter works fine too )

    GTA San andreas ( works fine )

    Warcraft III and frozen throne no works here...
    Counter Strike COndition zeron no works too... enter in game im listen sound but no have menu and crash app..
    But the counter strike 1.6 works fine... very well here =)

    Unreal tournament no works here... i do no why....

    this my testes here

    thnx guys! Great Forum
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  4. #4


    Posts : 10
    Windows 8 Developer Preview


    how about crossfire?
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  5. #5


    Posts : 2
    windows 8


    bad company 2 works
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  6. #6


    Cheshire, UK
    Posts : 66
    Windows 7 Ultimate 64x /Windows 8 Professional 64x


    I was installing F1 2010 and it blue screened I'll try again tomorrow, but it came up with NTFS_FILE_SYSTEM (ntfs.sys)
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  7. #7


    Posts : 2
    windows 8


    huh, sounds more like a hard drive issue
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  8. #8



    Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil
    Posts : 4,295
    Windows 10 Build 9926


    Crysis 2

    ~will try Lost Planet 2 and Shift 2 tomorrow~
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  9. #9


    Posts : 1
    Windows 8


    Warcaft 3 have problems with graphics, who know fix it please help me.
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  10. #10


    Brazil, São Paulo
    Posts : 14
    Windows Developer Preview and Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 x64


    Quote Originally Posted by becauseilu View Post
    Warcaft 3 have problems with graphics, who know fix it please help me.
    you install video drivers correct try install the last driver for windows 7 and install using compatibility mode its works for me warcraft 3 frozen throne works fine now here =)
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