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Revision as of 04:44, 6 July 2020

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Ice Age 2: The Meltdown
Ice Age 2: The Meltdown cover
Developers
Eurocom
Publishers
Sierra Entertainment
Vivendi Universal Games
Engines
EngineX
Release dates
Windows March 14, 2006
Ice Age 2: The Meltdown guide on StrategyWiki
Ice Age 2: The Meltdown on MobyGames
Ice Age 2: The Meltdown on Wikipedia
Ice Age
Ice Age 2: The Meltdown 2006
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs 2009
Ice Age: Continental Drift - Arctic Games 2012
Ice Age: Scrat's Nutty Adventure 2019

Key points

Port of the PlayStation 2 version.

Availability

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
Windows

Game data

Configuration file(s) location

System Location
Windows

Save game data location

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\Ice Age 2\

Video settings

Graphics feature State WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
See the WSGF entry.
Multi-monitor
See the WSGF entry.
Ultra-widescreen
See the WSGF entry.
4K Ultra HD
See the WSGF entry.
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
60 FPS
30 FPS lock by default. Can set to any FPS with CheatEngine (Address: IceAge2Pc.exe+4294B0)[1]
120+ FPS
Running over 120 FPS causes frequent short spikes down to 30 FPS.

Input settings

Audio settings

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Brazilian Portuguese
Czech
French
Finnish
German
Hungarian
Italian
Polish
Spanish

VR support

3D modes Native Notes
vorpX
G3D
User created game profile, see vorpx forum profile introduction.

Issues fixed

White screen at launch

Use compatibility mode
  1. Go to the game directory.
  2. Right-click "iceage2pc.exe".
  3. Go to "Compatibility".
  4. Check "Disable fullscreen optimizations".

Other information

API

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

System requirements

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 2000
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 4 1.4 GHz
AMD Athlon XP 1.4 GHz
System memory (RAM) 256 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1.4 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce4 Ti
ATI Radeon 7000
64 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9 compatible
Other 4x CD-ROM drive

References

  1. 60 FPS hack - last accessed on 2020-06-15