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Full Spectrum Warrior

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Full Spectrum Warrior
Full Spectrum Warrior cover
Developers
Pandemic Studios
Publishers
Original THQ
Current THQ Nordic
Release dates
Windows September 21, 2004
Reception
Metacritic 80
IGDB 81
Taxonomy
Monetization One-time game purchase
Microtransactions None
Modes Singleplayer, Multiplayer
Pacing Real-time
Perspectives Third-person
Controls Direct control, Menu-based
Genres Tactical shooter
Art styles Realistic
Series Full Spectrum Warrior
Full Spectrum Warrior on HowLongToBeat
Full Spectrum Warrior on IGDB
Full Spectrum Warrior guide on StrategyWiki
Full Spectrum Warrior on MobyGames
Full Spectrum Warrior on Wikipedia
Full Spectrum Warrior
Full Spectrum Warrior 2004
Full Spectrum Warrior: Ten Hammers 2006

Warnings

GameSpy online services have been shut down (see Network for solutions).

Full Spectrum Warrior is a singleplayer and multiplayer third-person tactical shooter game in the Full Spectrum Warrior series.

General information

GOG.com Community Discussions for game series
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
SecuROM 5 DRM.
Windows
GamersGate
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Windows
Gamesplanet logo.svg
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Windows
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
Green Man Gaming
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Windows
Humble Store
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Windows
Steam
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Windows

Game data

Configuration file(s) location

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\[Note 1]
Steam Play (Linux) <SteamLibrary-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/4520/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game data location

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\[Note 1]
Steam Play (Linux) <SteamLibrary-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/4520/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game cloud syncing

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video

In-game general video settings.
In-game general video settings.
In-game advanced video settings.
In-game advanced video settings.

Widescreen resolution

By default you can only select 5:4 resolutions up to 1280x1024
Edit configuration
  1. Launch the game, change the resolution to any resolution, run the game and quit, this will create the file needed.
  2. Go to <path-to-game>
  3. Open Resolution.cfg in a text editor.
  4. Change the default resolution, e.g. 1280 1024 0 to 2560 1440 0
  5. Save the changes.

Input

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

Audio

In-game audio settings.
In-game audio settings.

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

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Czech
Retail only
French
German
Italian
Japanese
Japanese retail release.
Korean
Spanish

Network

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
LAN play
Online play
2 Co-op
GameSpy services have been shut down;[1] see GameSpy for workarounds.

Connection types

Ports

Protocol Port(s) and/or port range(s)
UDP 27901 (P2P)
Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) support status is unknown.

Other information

API

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9.0b
Shader Model support 2.0b [citation needed]
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

Middleware

Middleware Notes
Physics Havok
Cutscenes Bink Video
Multiplayer GameSpy

System requirements

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 98SE
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium III 1.0 GHz
AMD Athlon 1.0 GHz
System memory (RAM) 256 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1.5 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce3 series
ATI Radeon 8500
DirectX 9.0b compatible
Sound (audio device) DirectX 9.0b compatible


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).
  2. 2.0 2.1 Notes regarding Steam Play (Linux) data:

References