Star Wars

Wine 1.9.3 released with fix to Star Wars: The Force Unleashed II

Wine 1.9.3 recently released, comes with a number of new features, improvements and bugfixes. This latest release now comes with New version of the Gecko engine based on Firefox 44; JSON support in JavaScript; Improved line breaking in DirectWrite; Some more write support in WebServices; and still more Shader Model 4 instructions. Wine 1.9.3 Bug fixes Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six: Vegas 2 fails to launch (number of quality levels for D3DMULTISAMPLE_NONMASKABLE multiple-sample type must not exceed 8) Multiple Visual Basic 5/6 applications using ActiveX components depend on Standard OLE Types Typelib which is missing from ‘olepro32.

Star Wars Battlefront – New Features and Contents expected soon

Patrick Söderlund, Executive Vice President, EA Studios recently announced that lots of new contents are coming soon over the next several months that will provide new ways to immerse yourself in Star Wars. This follows the successful launch of Star Wars Battlefront around the world about a week ago. According to him – “Star Wars Battlefront is the biggest launch of a Star Wars video game ever and is the largest digital launch in the history of EA”.