Eternal War: Shadows of Light

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Eternal War: Shadows of Light
Eternal War: Shadows of Light cover
Developers
Two Guys Software
Engines
id Tech 2
Release dates
Windows February 16, 2003

Key points

Re-released as freeware on November 2, 2008.[1]

General information

Hardcore Gaming 101 - Comprehensive article about Christian video games
MobyGames entry

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
DRM-free
Windows
Official website
DRM-free
Windows

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\ew\*.cfg[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\ew\*.sav[Note 1]

Video[edit]

Widescreen resolution[edit]

Start a game with a -width 1920 -height 1080 -bpp 32 parameter
Edit the width and height resolutions.
The FOV scaling is Vert-, so it's recommended to increase FOV as well.

Field of view (FOV)[edit]

Use a console[citation needed]
  1. Open a console with ~.
  2. Type in FOV X where X is your horizontal FOV value.

Input[edit]

Audio[edit]

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]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
LAN play
8 Co-op, Versus
Online play
8 Co-op, Versus

Connection types

Issues fixed[edit]

Fog is being rendered at too low of a distance[edit]

Use fog fix[citation needed]
  1. Download fog fix and extract it.
  2. Move ew folder to <path-to-game> overwriting fog.txt files.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
OpenGL
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 95
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 166 MHz
System memory (RAM) 64 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 150 MB

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 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).

References

  1. MobyGames - last accessed on 18-08-2008