Nuclear Strike

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Nuclear Strike
Nuclear Strike cover
Developers
Electronic Arts
Windows Tiburon Entertainment
Release dates
Windows November 1, 1997
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Strike
Desert Strike: Return to the Gulf 1992
Jungle Strike 1993
Nuclear Strike 1997

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
Windows
Demo

Essential improvements[edit]

Patches[edit]

Patch v1.3 is the latest patch available.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows

Save game data location[edit]

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

Video settings[edit]

In-game video settings.
In-game video settings.

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Use nGlide.[citation needed]
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Use nGlide.
60 FPS
120+ FPS

Input settings[edit]

In-game keyboard settings.
In-game keyboard settings.
In-game gamepad settings.
In-game gamepad settings.

Audio settings[edit]

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

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

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
German

Issues unresolved[edit]

Cursor "melts" screen[edit]

The only "solution" available is to hide the cursor off-screen and use the arrow keys to navigate.

Game crashes when selecting the mouse options menu[edit]

Random crashes on menu[edit]

Missing sounds[edit]

Issues fixed[edit]

Game crashes on startup[edit]

Use nGlide[citation needed]

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 5
Glide 2.42
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 95
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 133 MHz
System memory (RAM) 16 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 115 MB
Video card (GPU) 2 MB of VRAM
DirectX 5 compatible

Notes

  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