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Revision as of 04:02, 14 March 2018

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Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II: Chaos Rising
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II: Chaos Rising cover
Developers
Relic Entertainment
Publishers
Original THQ
Current Sega
OS X, Linux Feral Interactive
Engines
Essence Engine 2.0
Release dates
Windows March 11, 2010
macOS (OS X) September 29, 2016[1]
Linux September 29, 2016[1]
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II: Chaos Rising guide on StrategyWiki
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II: Chaos Rising on Wikipedia
Warhammer 40,000
Space Hulk (series)
Final Liberation: Warhammer Epic 40,000 1997
Warhammer 40,000: Chaos Gate 1998
Warhammer 40,000: Rites of War 1999
Warhammer 40,000: Fire Warrior 2003
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War (series)
Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine 2011
Warhammer 40,000: Storm of Vengeance 2014
Warhammer 40,000: Kill Team 2014
Warhammer 40,000: Armageddon 2014
Warhammer 40,000: Regicide 2015
Legacy of Dorn: Herald of Oblivion 2015
The Horus Heresy (series)
Battlefleet Gothic: Armada (series)
Warhammer 40,000: Carnage Champions 2016
Warhammer 40,000: Armageddon - Da Orks 2016
Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade 2016
Warhammer 40,000: Sanctus Reach 2017
Warhammer 40,000: Inquisitor 2018
Warhammer 40,000: Gladius - Relics of War 2018
Warhammer 40,000: Mechanicus 2018

General information

Lexicanum - A huge wiki for the Warhammer 40,000 series
Dawn of War Wiki
Steam Community Discussions

Availability

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Gamesplanet
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Incorrect store name. See here for available options.
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Green Man Gaming
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Mac App Store
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macOS (OS X)
Steam
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
All Windows and Linux versions require Steam DRM.
Games for Windows - LIVE DRM has been removed.[2]

Essential improvements

Skip intro videos

Instructions[citation needed]
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\GameAssets\Data\Movies\
  2. Move, delete or rename the following files.
amd_intro.avi
dowii_intro_final.avi
gw_logo_720p_divx1.avi
sega_logo_new_720p_divx.avi
relicintro_720p_divx.avi

Game data

Configuration file(s) location

This game follows the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux.

Save game data location

Save game cloud syncing

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings

General settings.
General settings.

Vertical sync (Vsync)

Turn Vsync on/off[citation needed]
  1. Go to %USERPROFILE%\Documents\My Games\Dawn of War 2\Settings\
  2. Edit configuration.lua
  3. Find setting = "vsync"
  4. Change value = 0 to value = 1
  5. Save your changes. To reverse the change, change back to value = 0.

Input settings

Controls settings menu.
Controls settings menu.
Controls settings in game.
Controls settings in game.

Custom keyboard binding

Custom keyboard binding[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Locate file _keydefaults.lua and open it in text editor (Notepad for example)
  3. Locate actions, you'd like to change and assign new keys to it.
  4. Save file as keydefaults.lua (without underscore).
Be sure to read notes in the file.

Audio settings

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

Localizations

The given value "Available on Steam, despite not being stated in the store page.[3]" contains strip markers and therefore it cannot be parsed sufficiently.
The given value "Available on Steam, despite not being stated in the store page.[3]" contains strip markers and therefore it cannot be parsed sufficiently.
The given value "Available on Steam, despite not being stated in the store page.[3]" contains strip markers and therefore it cannot be parsed sufficiently.
The given value "Available on Steam, despite not being stated in the store page.[3]" contains strip markers and therefore it cannot be parsed sufficiently.
Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Traditional Chinese
Available on Steam, despite not being stated in the store page.[3]
Czech
Available on Steam, despite not being stated in the store page.[3]
French
German
Italian
Polish
Available on Steam, despite not being stated in the store page.[3]
Russian
Available on Steam, despite not being stated in the store page.[3]
Spanish

Network

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
LAN play
6 Removed in the Steamworks update.[2]
Online play
6 Steam and Mac App Store players cannot play together.[4]

Connection types

Type Native Notes
Matchmaking
Peer-to-peer
Dedicated
Self-hosting
Direct IP
Removed in the Steamworks update.[2]

Issues fixed

Pagefile

Dawn of War II will not run unless you have a pagefile of at least 1.5 GB in size.

Other information

API

Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

System requirements

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP SP2, Vista SP1
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 4 3.2 GHz (single core) or any Dual Core processor
System memory (RAM) 1 GB (XP)
1.5 GB (Vista)
Hard disk drive (HDD) 6.5 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 6600 GT
ATI Radeon X1600
128 MB of VRAM
Shader model 3.0 support

References