ScubaVenture

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This page is for the 1983 game. For the unrelated 1993 game, see ScubaVenture: The Search for Pirate's Treasure.

ScubaVenture
ScubaVenture cover
Developers
Gebelli Software
Publishers
IBM
Release dates
PC booter 1983
ScubaVenture on IGDB
ScubaVenture on MobyGames

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
IBM PCjr cartridge (requires the cartridge in a cartridge slot to play)
PC booter

Game data[edit]

This game does not store any settings or save data

Video[edit]

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
For DOSBox toggle with Alt+ Enter (see the glossary page for other workarounds).
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
For DOSBox use an unofficial build (see the glossary page for other workarounds).
60 FPS and 120+ FPS

Input[edit]

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
For DOSBox use the DOSBox Mapper (see the glossary page for other workarounds).
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
No mouse support.
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
Full controller support
Menus require the keyboard.
Controller remapping
For DOSBox use the DOSBox Mapper (see the glossary page for other workarounds).
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M
Keyboard and joystick controls cannot be used together.[1]

Audio[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Everything is text-based.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
For DOSBox change the priority background value in the DOSBox configuration file.

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
2 Versus
LAN play
Online play

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
DOS video modes

System requirements[edit]

PC booter
Minimum
Operating system (OS)
Processor (CPU)
System memory (RAM)
Hard disk drive (HDD)
Other PCjr

References

  1. Nerdly Pleasures: IBM PCjr. Exclusive Games - ScubaVenture & Mouser - last accessed on 2019-04-15
    "Both games use the keyboard by default. They can use joysticks by pressing the J key on the keyboard. You can return to the keyboard by pressing the K key on the keyboard."