Bloodwych

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Bloodwych
Bloodwych cover
Developers
TAG
Publishers
Image Works
Konami
Release dates
DOS 1989
Bloodwych on Wikipedia

Key points

The "Welcome Back" fix is needed to resolve a game-breaking bug in The Keep (a stairs tile is missing).[1]

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
DRM details are not known
DOS
An expansion, Bloodwych: Data Disks Vol. 1, is mentioned in the manual for the DOS version but was only released for other home computers (Commodore Amiga and Atari ST).[2]

Game data[edit]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
DOS <path-to-game>\BWYSAVE.*
Saves are BWYSAVE.0 to BWYSAVE.9.

Video settings[edit]

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
320x200 only.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
For DOSBox toggle with Alt+ Enter (see the glossary page for other workarounds).
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
For DOSBox use an unofficial build (see the glossary page for other workarounds).
60 FPS
120+ FPS

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Everything is text-based.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
2 Split-screen. Only player 1 can use a mouse.
LAN play
Online play

Issues fixed[edit]

Unable to proceed in The Keep[edit]

The "Welcome Back" fix is needed to resolve a game-breaking bug in The Keep (a stairs tile is missing).[1]

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
DOS video modes CGA, EGA, VGA, Tandy

System requirements[edit]

DOS
Minimum
Operating system (OS)
Processor (CPU)
System memory (RAM) 512 KB
Hard disk drive (HDD)
Video card (GPU) CGA, EGA, VGA

References