America's Army: Proving Grounds

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America's Army: Proving Grounds
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Developers
U.S. Army
Engines
Unreal Engine 3
Release dates
Windows October 1, 2015
Taxonomy
Monetization Freeware
Modes Singleplayer, Multiplayer
Perspectives First-person
Genres FPS
Series America's Army
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America's Army: Proving Grounds is a singleplayer and multiplayer first-person FPS game in the America's Army series.

Key points

The official servers will be shut down on May 5, 2022[1]

General information

Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Steam
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Windows
All versions require Steam DRM.

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro and loading videos[edit]

Delete or rename video files[2]

Delete or rename all files in <path-to-game>\AAPG\AAGame\Movies

Game data[edit]

In-game general settings.
In-game general settings.
In-game crosshair settings.
In-game crosshair settings.

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\My Games\America's Army Proving Grounds\AAGame\Config\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/203290/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/203290/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video[edit]

In-game video settings.
In-game video settings.

Input[edit]

In-game control settings.
In-game control settings.

Audio[edit]

In-game audio settings.
In-game 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

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
LAN play
24 Versus
Online play
24 Versus

Connection types

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
Shader Model support 3
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Physics PhysX
Audio FMOD, Fonix TTS, OpenAL
Cutscenes Bink Video
Multiplayer Steamworks
Anti-cheat PunkBuster [3]

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Vista
Processor (CPU) 2.4 GHz Quad Core
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 10 GB
Video card (GPU) 512 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0c compatible
Shader model 3.0 support

Notes

  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>/203290/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (203290) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References