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Crackdown 3

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Crackdown 3
Crackdown 3 cover
Sumo Digital
Red Kite Games[1]
Elbow Rocket[2]
Multiplayer Certain Affinity[3]
Multiplayer Ruffian Games
Cloud engine provider Cloudgine
Windows Double Eleven[4]
Microsoft Studios
Unreal Engine 4
Release dates
Windows February 15, 2019
Monetization One-time game purchase, Subscription gaming service
Microtransactions None
Modes Singleplayer, Multiplayer
Pacing Real-time
Perspectives Third-person
Controls Direct control
Genres Action, TPS
Art styles Realistic
Themes Sci-fi
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Key points

Co-op is reportedly capped at 30 FPS, even if both players play on PC.[5]


All versions require Microsoft Store and Arxan Anti-Tamper DRM.


Type Notes
One-time game purchase The game requires an upfront purchase to access.
Subscription gaming service Available via Xbox Game Pass for PC.

Game data

Configuration file(s) location

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\Packages\Microsoft.48248D2C77101_8wekyb3d8bbwe\LocalState\Nimbus\Saved\Config\UWP\

Save game data location

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\Packages\Microsoft.48248D2C77101_8wekyb3d8bbwe\SystemAppData\wgs\<user-id>\

Save game cloud syncing

System Native Notes
Xbox Cloud
Synced with Xbox One version


The game engine may allow for manual configuration of the game via its variables. See the Unreal Engine 4 page for more details.


Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Mouse acceleration
Forced negative acceleration.
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller support
Full controller support
Controller remapping
Only 4 presets
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Controller types
XInput-compatible controllers
Xbox button prompts
Impulse Trigger vibration
PlayStation controllers
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Generic/other controllers
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Digital movement supported
Simultaneous controller+KB/M
Using the keyboard to jump while moving the stick frequently fails to register, and may lock jumping out until the stick is centered.


Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Dolby Atmos support
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
Royalty free audio


Language UI Audio Sub Notes
Simplified Chinese
Agents and non-playable characters are not dubbed.
Agents and non-playable characters are not dubbed.
Brazilian Portuguese
Agents and non-playable characters are not dubbed.
Latin American Spanish
Agents and non-playable characters are not dubbed. Information fragments appear to be taken from a different translation as the subtitles and the voices for those segments do not match.


Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
LAN play
Online play
10 Co-op
Supports crossplay with Xbox One.

Connection types

Other information


Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 12 DirectX 12 with Feature Level 11_0 or greater is required. The game does not run on NVIDIA GPUs with Fermi architecture, despite meeting this requirement.
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes

System requirements

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10 (1703)
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5-3470
AMD FX-6300
System memory (RAM) 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 21.9 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 750 Ti
AMD Radeon HD 7850 / R7 260X
2 GB of VRAM
DirectX 12 compatible
A 64-bit operating system is required.


Other Notes

Windows\System32\ctfmon.exe is required to be running in order for some keyboards to be detected as of Crackdown version: 1.0.3162.2