Bad Toys 3D

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Bad Toys 3D
Bad Toys 3D cover
Developers
Tibo Software
Publishers
Tibo Software
Release dates
Windows 3.x 1995

Warnings

The Windows 3.x version of this game does not work on 64-bit versions of Windows (see Availability for affected versions).

Key points

Unpractical to emulate. The game performs poorly when played at a resolution higher than 320x200 under any kind of emulator.

General information

Official game page

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Developer website
CD key
Windows 3.x
A shareware demo containing the first three levels can be downloaded from the game's official page.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\bt3d.cfg[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\GAME_*.SVG[Note 1]

Video settings[edit]

Game settings external window.
Game settings external window.
Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Toggle with Alt+ Enter (when using DOSBox).
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)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
No spoken dialogue.
Closed captions
No spoken dialogue.
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Issues fixed[edit]

Game doesn't run on 64-bit Windows operating systems[edit]

Run the game on Windows 3.x via DOSBox[1]
Windows 3.11 is a 16-bit OS and is fully supported by DOSBox.[2] It can be obtained via MSDN Subscribers Downloads.

Follow this guide and install the game as one normally would.

For further help (i.e. CD-ROM drive mounting), please refer to DOSBox's wiki.

Mitigate poor performance on DOSBox[edit]

Joystick controls are drifting[edit]

Increase joystick sensitivity to its maximum[1]

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Software renderer
Executable16-bit 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows
See Game doesn't run on 64-bit Windows operating systems for non-16-bit OSes.

System requirements[edit]

Windows 3.x
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 3.1, 95, 98, Me, 2000, XP, Vista, 7 (32-bit only)
Processor (CPU) 386 processor or better
System memory (RAM) 4 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 3.5 MB

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 When running this game without Administrator elevation, activity in %PROGRAMFILES%, %PROGRAMFILES(X86)%, and %WINDIR% might be redirected to %LOCALAPPDATA%\VirtualStore\ (more details).

References