Airfix Dogfighter

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Airfix Dogfighter
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Developers
Paradox Interactive
Unique Development Studios
Publishers
Eon Digital Entertainment
Release dates
Windows January 14, 2000
Reception
Metacritic 75
Taxonomy
Modes Singleplayer, Multiplayer
Pacing Real-time
Perspectives Third-person
Controls Direct control
Genres Action
Vehicles Flight
Art styles Realistic
Themes World War II
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Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
Windows
This game is not available digitally.

Essential improvements[edit]

Patches[edit]

Patch 1.20 is the latest version and is required to run in Windows 10.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\system.ini[Note 1]
<path-to-game>\user.ini

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\User\[Note 1]

Video settings[edit]

Launcher settings
Launcher settings
Launcher (advanced) settings
Launcher (advanced) settings
Game settings
Game settings

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Menu is always 640x480.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
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)
Called Wait for vertical blank
60 FPS
120+ FPS
Gameplay capped at 60 fps.
It's impossible to restore the game after minimizing. To fix it install dgVoodoo as Glide, choose 3DFX in the game launcher, and in dgVooodoo Control Panel>Glide, check "Force inactive app state" and force your resolution. Press RBM>Show all sections of the configuration and go to GeneralExt>Fake to force full screen on every launch. Using Glide you can uncap FPS when V-Sync is disabled in game options.

Input settings[edit]

Controls settings
Controls settings

Audio settings[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
Red Book CD audio
On Windows, CD music might not play correctly; see the troubleshooting guide for solutions.

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Italian
Polish
Only in regional release.
The game compatible with DSOAL and IndirectSound wrappers. Creative Alchemy doesn't work.

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Notes
LAN play
Online play

Connection types

Ports

Protocol Port(s) and/or port range(s)
TCP 19400
UDP 19400 [1]
Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) support status is unknown.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 7
Glide 2.4
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 95
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium II 266 MHz
System memory (RAM) 32 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 400 MB
Video card (GPU) 3D accelerator
4 MB of VRAM

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 When running this game without elevated privileges (Run as administrator option), write operations against a location below %PROGRAMFILES%, %PROGRAMDATA%, or %WINDIR% might be redirected to %LOCALAPPDATA%\VirtualStore on Windows Vista and later (more details).

References

  1. https://airfixdogfighter.fandom.com/wiki/Multiplayer_Help not sure if both UDP/TCP, no information given