• Windows 8 Game Compatibility List (W.I.P.)
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Title: Mass Effect Windowed: Yes Fullscreen: Yes On Steam: Yes Title: Mass Effect 2 Windowed: Yes Fullscreen: Yes On Steam: Yes Title: Mass Effect 3 Windowed: Yes Fullscreen: Yes On Steam: No
There is a full screen mode for Terraria. Who doesn't notice that when testing?
Minecraft always crashes Windows 8 after playing for a while, and my computer ends up restarting itself. I imagine this is more of an issue with Java, however.
Terraria works fullscreen.
Title: EVE Online Windowed: Yes Fullscreen: Yes On Steam: Yes ***SUPER IMPORTANT*** Don't play for more than an hour or so, you'll BSOD.
Dirt 3 will not run for me The screen will go black as if it is trying to switch tasks then the process will end itself.
so well still issues getting cry of fear to work i have to keep clicking on hl.exe until it randomly suddenly workings
Title: Deus Ex Works in Window Mode: Yes Works in Fullscreen: Yes Note: Lags a shit ton the first time you start it. This is a retail version.
Title: Poker Night at the Inventory Works in Window Mode: Yes Works in Fullscreen: Yes Steam: Yes
Oh wow, after all this time, I never expected the thread to blow up again. Credits go to Al Bundy for messaging me to update the thread. I will try if I get time, but I am currently working on a co-worker's netbook, so until that is done, you can't expect much of an update just yet.
Title: Tribes Ascend Works in Window Mode: yes Works in Fullscreen: yes On Steam: no - uses its own network Tablet Compatible: no
[QUOTE=Raijin;35286965]Title: EVE Online Windowed: Yes Fullscreen: Yes On Steam: Yes ***SUPER IMPORTANT*** Don't play for more than an hour or so, you'll BSOD.[/QUOTE] Does not occur for me. although if the game bugs and freezes for a bit with fixed window the taskbar stays above it.
Title: Counter-Strike Global Offensive Beta Windowed: Yes FS: Yes Steam: Yes Crashes on startup, doesn't proceed to loading screen.
[QUOTE=nicatronTg;36163773]Title: Counter-Strike Global Offensive Beta Windowed: No FS: No Steam: Yes Crashes on startup, doesn't proceed to loading screen.[/QUOTE] It's working fine for me in the Release Preview, it worked fine in the Consumer Preview too.
[QUOTE=Leather Belt;36164439]It's working fine for me in the Release Preview, it worked fine in the Consumer Preview too.[/QUOTE] Yeah, dropping that. Bad drivers.
Title: Black & White Works in Window Mode: N/A Works in Fullscreen: Yes On Steam: No Tablet Compatible: Can't play with touch screen.
Title: L.A. Noire Works in Windowed Mode: No Works in Fullscreen: No On Steam: No
Title: KRATER Works in Window Mode:Yes Works in Fullscreen:yes On Steam:Yes Note: If you alt tab the game will switch to window mode
Title: Flight Simulator X Works in Window Mode:Yes Works in Fullscreen: Yes On Steam: No
Title: [B][URL="http://store.steampowered.com/app/62100"]Chime[/URL][/B] Works in Fullscreen: [B]Yes[/B] On Steam: [B]Yes [/B]Title:[B] [URL="http://store.steampowered.com/app/48000/"]Limbo[/URL] [/B]Works in Fullscreen: [B]Yes[/B] On Steam: [B]Yes[/B]
Title:Max Payne 3 Works In Fullscreen :Yes On Steam:Not sure(using retail copy) NOTE:You may need to disable net framework 4 and run renderer.exe from rockstar games social club AFTER you reached the game main menu to get the social club running else your going to be stuck at "INITIALIZING" this is what i had to do to make it work it may work with no issues for others
Title: Fallout 3 Works In Fullscreen: No On Steam: Not sure (using retail copy)
[QUOTE=Noi;36282780]Title: L.A. Noire Works in Windowed Mode: No Works in Fullscreen: No On Steam: No[/QUOTE] wait wait wait a minute so theres NO WAY to get LA Noire to work? i just wasted a whole week downloading it
[QUOTE=Noi;36282780]Title: L.A. Noire Works in Windowed Mode: No Works in Fullscreen: No On Steam: No[/QUOTE] I'll just add to this, that I've narrowed it down to be the file installscript.vdf that is simply borked, at least for me. Every time I try to verify the game cache, this file fails and needs to be reinstalled. Could someone else on Windows 8 with L.A. Noire confirm this?
[QUOTE=GoDong-DK;38311955]I'll just add to this, that I've narrowed it down to be the file installscript.vdf that is simply borked, at least for me. [B]Every time I try to verify the game cache, this file fails and needs to be reinstalled.[/B] Could someone else on Windows 8 with L.A. Noire confirm this?[/QUOTE] That sounds like a Steam issue.
[QUOTE=GoDong-DK;38311955]I'll just add to this, that I've narrowed it down to be the file installscript.vdf that is simply borked, at least for me. Every time I try to verify the game cache, this file fails and needs to be reinstalled. Could someone else on Windows 8 with L.A. Noire confirm this?[/QUOTE] I found a fix somewhere in the steam forums.
[QUOTE=loophole;38345028]I found a fix somewhere in the steam forums.[/QUOTE] Mind sharing?
Battlefield 3 Windowed: Yes Fullscreen: Yes On Steam: No
I'm not sure if this allowed in this thread, but am I allowed to ask for people to check for the following games? FTL: Faster than Light CS:S Torchlight II Dungeon Defenders
[QUOTE=Bathtub;38415403]I'm not sure if this allowed in this thread, but am I allowed to ask for people to check for the following games? FTL: Faster than Light CS:S Torchlight II Dungeon Defenders[/QUOTE] FTL: Faster than light, 100% works. CS:S, 100% works.
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