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==Essential improvements==
===Skip intro videos===
{{Fixbox|description=Replace intro file|ref={{cn|date=January 2022}}|fix=
# Download [https://community.pcgamingwiki.com/files/file/2363-mars-war-logs-skip-intro-video-file/ Mars War Logs Skip Intro Video File] and extract them.
# Go to <code>{{p|game}}\boot\datapc\video</code> and replace the file with the newly downloaded one.
==Game data==
==Game data==

Revision as of 07:25, 29 January 2022

Mars: War Logs
Mars: War Logs cover
Focus Home Interactive
Release dates
Windows April 26, 2013
Series Mars: War Logs
Mars: War Logs on MobyGames
Mars: War Logs on Wikipedia
Mars: War Logs
Mars: War Logs 2013
The Technomancer 2016

General information

Official forums
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions


Essential improvements

Skip intro videos

Replace intro file[citation needed]
  1. Download Mars War Logs Skip Intro Video File and extract them.
  2. Go to <path-to-game>\boot\datapc\video and replace the file with the newly downloaded one.

Game data

Game Settings
Game Settings

Configuration file(s) location

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Mars - War Logs\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/232750/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Mars - War Logs\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/232750/pfx/[Note 1]
50 save slots available.

Save game cloud syncing

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Requires enabling backup of the Documents folder in OneDrive on all computers.
Steam Cloud
Save files only.


Video Settings
Video Settings

Graphics feature State WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
4K Ultra HD
UI does not scale well at higher resolutions.
Field of view (FOV)
Default is 45° vertical. See Field of view (FOV).
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
FXAA only.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Always enabled.
60 FPS
Frame rate is capped at 90 FPS.
120+ FPS
See Run the game at screen refresh rate.

Field of view (FOV)

This game uses vertical FOV. See FOV Calculator for help.
Modify globalsettings.sli[1]
  1. Open <path-to-game>\datalocal\globalsettings.sli with a text editor
  2. Edit the first occurrence of <FOV value="45" /> to the desired FOV value.


Input Settings
Input Settings

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Keys cannot be remapped in-game, but can be re-assigned in commands_config.txt in the configuration files location.
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller support
Full controller support
Controller remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Controller types
XInput-compatible controllers
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
DualShock 4 controllers
Generic/other controllers
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M


Audio Settings
Audio Settings

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Master, effects, music and dialogue.
Surround sound
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost


Language UI Audio Sub Notes
Traditional Chinese
Brazilian Portuguese
The language can be specified as a command-line parameter -lang=<language> to the executable where <language> is the language identifier, e.g. -lang=eng for English.

VR support

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

Issues fixed

Run the game at screen refresh rate

Fullscreen mode defaults to 100 Hz, even if the screen refresh rate is set higher than that.
Set screen refresh rate[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open graphicconfig.txt.
  3. Change REFRESHRATE to your desired refresh rate. (e.g. 120 or 144)

Yellow artifacts

Fix yellow artifacts[2]
  1. Download DXVK here.
  2. Extract the contents of the dxvk-*.tar.gz file with 7zip or WinRAR.
  3. Copy d3d9.dll from the x32 folder and paste it in the game's installation folder.

Other information


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


Middleware Notes
Physics PhysX

System requirements

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP SP3, Vista SP2, 7, 8
Processor (CPU) AMD/Intel Dual Core 2.2 GHz
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 3 GB
Video card (GPU) 512 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0 compatible
Shader model 4.0 support


  1. 1.0 1.1 File/folder structure within this directory reflects the path(s) listed for Windows and/or Steam game data (use Wine regedit to access Windows registry paths). Games with Steam Cloud support may store data in ~/.steam/steam/userdata/<user-id>/232750/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (232750) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.