Genocide: Remixed Version

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Genocide: Remixed Version
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Developers
KaosKontrol
Engines
Abuse Engine
Release dates
Windows 1999
Taxonomy
Series Genocide
Genocide: Remixed Version on MobyGames
Genocide
Genocide 1998
Genocide: Remixed Version 1999

Key points

Re-release of Genocide from 1998 with an updated engine.
Built-in level editor.

General information

Official website (archived)

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
DRM-free
Windows

Version differences[edit]

Comparison between original release and Remixed Version.
Comparison between original release and Remixed Version.
Changes compared to the original 1998 release:
  • Higher quality True Color textures.
  • Support for higher resolutions (up to 640x480), more graphics and control options, more cheats.
  • Extended intro cinematic.
  • In-game music track, more sound effects.
  • No multiplayer support.
  • Difficulty selection level was replaced by a difficulty selection menu. Genocide difficulty is not available.
  • No Airducts level.
  • No dynamic lighting.
  • Player health, weapons and ammo are reset on beginning of each new level. Armor is time limited.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\Baseq\config.cfg[Note 1]
Config.cfg is not encrypted and can be edited with a text editor.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\Baseq\save\[Note 1]

Video[edit]

Options menu.
Options menu.

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Available resolutions only up to 640x480.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Camera can be zoomed in/out using in-game controls.
Windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Locked to 40 FPS. Can be increased in the config file or using cheats, but it speeds up the game.

Input[edit]

Controls menu.
Controls menu.

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
Run key can be changed in <path-to-game>\Baseq\config.cfg.
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse input is available in the level editor.
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.

Audio[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
No talking in game.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Issues fixed[edit]

Missing level information[edit]

Level names and objectives are not being displayed in the status panel when pressing F1.
Instructions[1]
  1. Download GRV_level_info.rar archive from here.
  2. Extract the archive using WinRAR or 7-Zip.
  3. Copy level.cfg file to the Baseq folder inside the game installation folder.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 6.1
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

System requirements[edit]

Windows[2]
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 95
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium
System memory (RAM) 16 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 50 MB
Video card (GPU) DirectX 6.1 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).

References

  1. Verified by User:Antrad on March 11, 2020
  2. ReadMe file.