Gas Guzzlers Extreme

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Gas Guzzlers Extreme
Gas Guzzlers Extreme cover
Developers
Gamepires
Publishers
Iceberg Interactive
Release dates
Windows October 18, 2013
Gas Guzzlers Extreme on Wikipedia
Gas Guzzlers
Gas Guzzlers: Combat Carnage 2012
Gas Guzzlers Extreme 2013

Key points

Enhanced version of Gas Guzzlers: Combat Carnage, featuring new gameplay modes, content, and DLC.

General information

Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Amazon.com
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Windows
GamersGate
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Windows
Green Man Gaming
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Windows
Steam
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Windows
All versions require Steam DRM.
A demo is available.

Downloadable content (DLC) and expansions

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Skip intro videos[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open GasGuzzlers.xml
  3. Find the part:
<Var
    name="SkipIntro"
    type="Bool"
    value="0" />

and change the value to 1.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Gamepires\GasGuzzlersExtreme\
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/243800/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Gamepires\GasGuzzlersExtreme\
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/243800/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Video settings.
Video settings.
Video settings (continued).
Video settings (continued).
Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Can be stretched to any window size.
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
See Field of view (FOV).
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Use Borderless Gaming with 'Auto-Maximize' disabled.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Up to 16 samples.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
FXAA and SSAA up to 200% by adjusting the Pixel Size option.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Locks FPS to 60. See Run the game at screen refresh rate
60 FPS and 120+ FPS

Field of view (FOV)[edit]

Field of view[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open GasGuzzlers.xml
  3. Find the part:
<Var
    name="MinCameraFOV"
    type="Float"
    value="50.000000" />
<Var
    name="MaxCameraFOV"
    type="Float"
    value="65.000000" />

and change both values to your desired value.

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
Brazilian Portuguese
French
German
Hungarian
Italian
Polish
Russian
Spanish

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Notes
Local play
Use Nucleus Co-Op[1]
LAN play
Traffic will route over LAN but requires Internet connection
Online play

Issues fixed[edit]

Run the game at screen refresh rate[edit]

Fullscreen mode defaults to 60 Hz, even if the screen refresh rate is set higher than that.
Set refresh rate manually[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open GasGuzzlers.xml.
  3. Find the following lines.
<Var
    name="RefreshRateInHz"
    type="Int"
    value="60" />
  1. Change 60 to the screen refresh rate.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9, 11 Direct3D 9 available under a separate branch.[2]
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Vista
Processor (CPU) 2.0 GHz Dual-core
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 12 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 8800 Ultra
ATI Radeon HD 4850
512 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9 compatible
Shader model 3.0 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>/243800/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (243800) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

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