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Metropolis Software
JoWood Productions
Release dates
Windows October 18, 2002
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This page is for the 2002 game. For the 2017 VR game, see Archangel (2017). For the 2017 RPG, see Archangel (Frogames).


Source DRM Notes Keys OS

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Remove video file[citation needed]
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\data\video\.
  2. Remove commercial_video_00.avi.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\bin\standard.feel[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\bin\current-save\[Note 1]

Video settings[edit]

Video settings.
Video settings.

Widescreen resolution[edit]

Edit config file[1]
  1. Edit <path-to-game>\bin\standard.feel with a text editor.
  2. Find a line that starts with ScreenWidth and edit its value typing in your desired screen width.
  3. Find a line that starts with ScreenHeight and edit its value typing in your desired screen height.
  4. Save the changes and launch the game.


Changing in game settings will revert the changes.


Use DxWnd[citation needed]
  1. Launch DxWnd and add a new element to the list.
  2. In Main tab.
    1. Specify the Name for the entry (any).
    2. Specify the Path to the game's exe file - <path-to-game>\bin\game.exe.
    3. Under Position panel, specify the same width (W) and height (H) as the game's resolution.
  3. Under Video tab enable following options:
    1. Prevent Win Maximize
    2. Recover screen mode
  4. Under Input tab enable Hook dinput (in DirectInput panel).
  5. Under DirectX select:
    1. DirectX Version Hook - DirectX8.
    2. Emulation - Primary Surface.
  6. Click OK and launch the game, while having DxWnd running in the background.

Input settings[edit]

Input settings.
Input settings.

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio settings.

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
Can't be disabled.


Language UI Audio Sub Notes

Other information[edit]


Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 8
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes

System requirements[edit]

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 95, 98, ME, 2000, XP
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 3 @ 600 MHz
System memory (RAM) 128 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 500 MB
Video card (GPU) 16 MB of VRAM


  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).


  1. Verified by User:Suicide_machine on 2017-04-23