Boppin'

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Boppin'
Boppin' cover
Developers
Accursed Toys
Publishers
DOS Apogee Software
Release dates
DOS November 15, 1994
Windows August 19, 2005[1]
Boppin' on Wikipedia

General information

MobyGames entry
Technical support page for Boppin' at 3D Realms

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
DRM-free
Basic Boppin' and Super Boppin'.
DOS
Developer website
DRM-free
Windows

Version differences[edit]

Basic Boppin' was the original DOS release. Included 2 episodes with 80 episodes in all (none of them from the shareware version).
Super Boppin' was a re-release that had all the 4 episodes with 160 levels plus a level editor.
The native Windows port is based in the Super Boppin' but featuring the sound effects of the original Amiga version.

Essential improvements[edit]

Patches[edit]

These patches update the different retail versions of the game to the latest version:

Basic Boppin': 1.0 to 1.1 patch (Internet Archive).
Super Boppin': 1.0 to 1.1 patch (Internet Archive: 1, 2).

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
DOS <path-to-game>\BOPPIN.CFG
Windows

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
DOS <path-to-game>\Bopsave?.bin
Windows
DOS savegames are labelled Bopsave?.bin, where ? represents a number between 0 and 7.

Video settings[edit]

Input settings[edit]

In-game key map settings.
In-game key map settings.

Audio settings[edit]

Pause menu settings.
Pause menu 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]

In-game options (DOS).
In-game options (DOS).

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
2 Co-op
LAN play
Online play

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
DOS video modes VGA
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows


System requirements[edit]

DOS
Minimum
Operating system (OS)
Processor (CPU)
System memory (RAM)
Hard disk drive (HDD)
Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS)
Processor (CPU)
System memory (RAM)
Hard disk drive (HDD)

References

  1. Siegler, Joe (19 August 2005). "Boppin released as freeware". 3D Realms. Archived from the original on 10 December 2005. Retrieved 15 October 2019.