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Giga Wrecker

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Giga Wrecker
Giga Wrecker cover
Developers
Game Freak
Engines
Unity
Release dates
Windows February 6, 2017

Key points

Disable in-game Vsync when playing on a monitor with refresh rate other than 60 Hz.[1]
Doesn't include any of the updated content from Giga Wrecker Alt. for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

General information

Steam Community Discussions

Availability

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Steam
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Windows
All versions require Steam DRM.

Game data

Configuration file(s) location

System Location
Windows HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\GameFreak\GigaWrecker
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/454410/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\Saves\[Note 2]
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/454410/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video

Settings
Settings

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Only 16:9 resolutions available.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Enable windowed mode and use the -popupwindow parameter (or see the glossary page).
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
Game speed is designed for 60 FPS.
120+ FPS
Disable in-game Vsync when playing on a monitor with refresh rate other than 60 Hz.[1]
High dynamic range display (HDR)
See the glossary page for potential alternatives.
The game engine may allow for manual configuration of the game via its variables. See the Unity page for more details.

Input

Audio

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
German
Japanese
Russian
Simplified Chinese

Issues fixed

Game speed is too fast

Refresh rates other than 60 Hz may have broken game speed.
Disable in-game Vsync[1]

Cursor always on screen

Cursor doesn't hide automatically when playing with controller.
Hide cursor with Special K[citation needed]
  1. Download Special K (tested with SpecialK_0_7_34.7z).
  2. Copy SpecialK64.dll to the installation folder.
  3. Rename to dxgi.dll.
  4. Run the game and exit.
  5. Edit dxgi.ini in the installation folder.
  6. Find [Input.Cursor].
  7. Change Manage=false to Manage=true.

Other information

API

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

System requirements

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo ~2 GHz or higher (or equivalent)
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 4 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTS 240 or higher (or equivalent)
DirectX 9.0 compatible

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>/454410/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (454410) 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).

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Update Notes :: GIGA WRECKER General Discussions - last accessed on 2017-03-16