Earth Defense Force: Insect Armageddon

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Earth Defense Force: Insect Armageddon
Earth Defense Force: Insect Armageddon cover
Developers
Vicious Cycle Software
Publishers
D3 Publisher
Engines
Vicious Engine 2
Release dates
Windows December 15, 2011
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Key points

Frame rate is capped at 30 FPS. Use 60 FPS fix.

General information

Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
GamersGate
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Windows
Steam
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Windows
All versions require Steam DRM.

DLC and expansion packs

Name Notes
Aerialist Munitions Package
Windows
Battle Armor Weapon Chest
Windows
Tactician Advanced Tech Package
Windows
Trooper Special Issue Enforcer Package
Windows

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Skip Intro[citation needed]
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\LoadingScreens\
  2. Delete or rename 0000000100000001.ls.
  3. Go to <path-to-game>\LoadingScreens\eng\
  4. Delete or rename 0000000100000001.loc.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/23530/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <Steam-folder>\userdata\<user-id>\23530\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/23530/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Video settings.
Video settings.
Audio settings.
Audio settings.
Input settings.
Input settings.
Keyboard and mouse settings.
Keyboard and mouse settings.

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Can cause graphics problems, see here.
Field of view (FOV)
Use Widescreen Fixer.[citation needed]
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
On/Off toggle. Type unknown.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
60 FPS
Use 60 FPS fix.
120+ FPS

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Issues unresolved[edit]

Missing sky textures and pitch black shadows on resolutions higher than 2560x1440[edit]

Missing sky textures and pitch black shadows problem.
Missing sky textures and pitch black shadows problem.
Game will show pitch black sky and shadows if played at resolutions higher than 2560x1440. No workarounds other than lowering the resolution to 1440p or less.[1][2]

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
6 Co-op
Use Nucleus Coop & Unofficial mod.
LAN play
Online play
6 Co-op

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP SP3
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo 2 GHz
AMD X2 2 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 6 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 7900
AMD Radeon 4350
512 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0c compatible
Shader model 3 support

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 File/folder structure within this directory reflects the path(s) listed for Windows and/or Steam game data (use Wine regedit to access Windows registry paths). Games with Steam Cloud support may store data in ~/.steam/steam/userdata/<user-id>/23530/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (23530) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References

  1. Verified by User:Jigen123 on 2 January 2018
  2. Imgur - In-game screenshots