Running Star Trek Armada 2 on Ubuntu

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posted on December 2nd, 2018, 9:31 pm
Hi. Because I have UBUNTU OS on my computer, I decide to try to install "Star Trek Armada 2" (a space strategy game).
I made more screenshots from "Star Trek Armada 2", playing on Ubuntu 16.04.
Actually that is the Star Trek Armada 2 game, running the full "Battlestar Galactica" mod.
As you can see, the game works just fine.

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posted on December 2nd, 2018, 9:33 pm
More screenshots.

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posted on December 2nd, 2018, 9:34 pm
More screenshots.

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posted on December 3rd, 2018, 12:44 pm
More screenshots from the game mod:

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posted on December 3rd, 2018, 12:45 pm
Federation screenshots:

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posted on December 3rd, 2018, 9:25 pm
If I remember, that is the Star Trek Armada 2 version running on Ubuntu Linux: https://mega.nz/#!09UHUJLK!flMw4hwnwwYd4_9LyjL6hl02xt4z5I7zRlpBdQtLcmU (if not, let me know).
Unzip to your games folder on Ubuntu, (or anywhere you like) than click right on the Armada2.exe file and select --Open with --Wine Windows Program Loader --
Before doing that, you have to install Playonlinux (with Wine of course) and DosBox Emulator. I don't know if it's necessary, but I have that one too. Please configure Wine with 1024x768 display resolution and Windows XP compatibility.
Good luck. Let me know if it works on your Linux OS, because for me, it's fun, playing Star Trek Armada 2 under Linux.
Anyway, I'm curious,...how many Linux players are there, playing Armada 2 or Fleet Operations. ? Thanks. I have to tell, that I'm still trying to launch Fleet Operations from Ubuntu. Until now, without luck. Maybe one day. Other than that, I managed to launch many other Windows games from Ubuntu.

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posted on December 4th, 2018, 12:22 pm
Last edited by miklosgo on December 5th, 2018, 9:20 am, edited 6 times in total.
I managed to launch Fleet Operations from Ubuntu. But... that is the Fleet Operations Beta version.

3 races (Federation, Klingon, Borg) .
Download link: https://mega.nz/#!MosAhAwA!BigudYXkEx4nGdj64uyroWfr80QHWFGET1HjZ7sUVAA
Unzip to your games folder on Ubuntu, (or anywhere you like) than click right on the Armada2.exe file and select --Open with --Wine Windows Program Loader --
Don't forget to install Playonlinux (with Wine of course) and DosBox Emulator. I don't know if it's necessary, but I have that one too. Please configure Wine with 1024x768 display resolution and Windows XP or Windows 7 compatibility.
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The original Beta version can be found here, if you interested: http://armadafiles.com/files/armada-2/mods/total-conversions/fleet-operations/star-trek-fleet-ops-beta-11/details

What can I say...the textures looks a little bit ugly but ...the game run just fine from Ubuntu.

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posted on December 4th, 2018, 12:25 pm
Other screenshots from Fleet Operations Beta version from Ubuntu.

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posted on December 4th, 2018, 8:29 pm
Star Trek Armada II: Fleet Operations Beta 2 running on Ubuntu Linux.

5 races (Federation, Klingon, Borg, Romulan, Noxter)

Download link: https://mega.nz/#!B4l3AKoS!e1J7BGTY7bsZqSWc024izAKO5osuahO-V7y8POcIM3c

Unzip to your games folder on Ubuntu, (or anywhere you like) than click right on the Armada2.exe file and select --Open with --Wine Windows Program Loader --
Don't forget to install Playonlinux (with Wine of course) and DosBox Emulator. I don't know if it's necessary, but I have that one too. Please configure Wine with 1024x768 display resolution and Windows XP or Windows 7 compatibility.

What can I say...the textures looks a little bit ugly but ...the game run just fine on Ubuntu.

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posted on December 5th, 2018, 8:30 am
If you like to play with Star Trek Armada 2 and Fleet Operations, I can recommend for you another space strategy game.The game name is -Conquest Frontier Wars 2 - and runs just fine on Linux too, in my case, Ubuntu.
Click here: https://www.fleetops.net/forums/smalltalk/conquest-frontier-wars-13048
posted on December 7th, 2018, 8:53 am
If you want more games for Linux, just click here: https://ualinux.com/en/ubuntu-gamepack and https://ualinux.com/en/lgp
If you still on Windows, just click here for Windows games: https://ualinux.com/en/wospack
posted on Yesterday, 9:49 pm
Playing Star Trek Armada 2: Future Wars, on Ubuntu Linux

5 races (Federation, Klingon, Borg, Dominion Union and Maquiz Allianz)

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posted on Yesterday, 9:51 pm
More screenshots from the game:

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