Emergency 2: The Ultimate Fight for Life

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Emergency 2: The Ultimate Fight for Life
Emergency 2: The Ultimate Fight for Life cover
Sixteen Tons Entertainment
Arush Entertainment
Europe Take-Two Interactive
Russia 1C Company
Release dates
Windows October 21, 2002
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General information

Steam Community Discussions
MobyGames entry


Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
Physical copy protection: bad sectors.
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Slightly updated to run better on modern systems.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\sixteen tons entertainment\Emergency2
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/977840/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\SaveGames\[Note 2]
Steam %USERPROFILE%\Saved Games\Emergency 2\savegames
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/977840/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
A 2D zoom is available using mouse wheel.
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Enabled by default. See Vertical sync (Vsync).
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Capped at 20fps.

Vertical sync (Vsync)[edit]

Set Vsync via registry[1]
  1. Run regedit.exe.
  2. Go to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\sixteen tons entertainment\Emergency2.
  3. Edit value of VSync entry setting it to 0 to disable Vsync or 1 to enable it.

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

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


Language UI Audio Sub Notes
Local retail version only.

Other information[edit]


Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes

System requirements[edit]

Operating system (OS) 98
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium III 600 MHz
System memory (RAM) 128 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 300 MB
Video card (GPU) 16 MB of VRAM


  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>/977840/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (977840) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.
  2. When running this game without elevated privileges (Run as administrator option), write operations against a location below %PROGRAMFILES%, %PROGRAMDATA%, or %WINDIR% might be redirected to %LOCALAPPDATA%\VirtualStore on Windows Vista and later (more details).


  1. Verified by User:Suicide_machine on 2018-05-10