Sniper Elite: Nazi Zombie Army

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Sniper Elite: Nazi Zombie Army
Sniper Elite: Nazi Zombie Army cover
Developers
Rebellion Developments
Engines
Asura
Release dates
Windows February 28, 2013
Taxonomy
Series Sniper Elite: Nazi Zombie Army
Sniper Elite: Nazi Zombie Army guide on StrategyWiki
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Sniper Elite: Nazi Zombie Army on Wikipedia

Sniper Elite: Nazi Zombie Army
Subseries of Sniper Elite
Sniper Elite: Nazi Zombie Army 2013
Sniper Elite: Nazi Zombie Army 2 2013
Zombie Army Trilogy 2015
Zombie Army 4: Dead War 2020

General information

Official website
Official forums
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.

Game data[edit]

In-game general settings.
In-game general settings.

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\Sniper Elite Nazi Zombie Army\settings.ini
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/227100/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\Sniper Elite Nazi Zombie\PC_ProfileSaves
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/227100/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud
Syncs save games.

Video settings[edit]

In-game general video settings.
In-game general video settings.
In-game advanced video settings.
In-game advanced video settings.

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
[citation needed]
Ultra-widescreen
Hor+ gameplay, pillarboxed cutscenes and menu screens.[1]
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Toggle with Alt+ Enter or use -subwindow command line argument.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Up to 16 samples.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Low to high Post AA and up to 4x SSAA.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
See Run the game at screen refresh rate.

Input settings[edit]

In-game general control settings.
In-game general control settings.
In-game keyboard/mouse settings.
In-game keyboard/mouse settings.
The gamepad layout for the game.
The gamepad layout for the game.

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
Mouse acceleration
Settings for both smoothing and acceleration can be found in the mouse & keyboard section
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
Full controller support
Controller remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M

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
French
German
Hungarian
Fan translation, #1, #2.
Italian
Polish
Russian
Spanish

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
LAN play
Online play
4 Co-op
Co-op campaign.

Connection types

Type Native Notes
Matchmaking
Peer-to-peer
Dedicated
Self-hosting
Direct IP
Use the Connect [IP]:[PORT] command in the console.

Issues fixed[edit]

Issues and their fixes were found on an official post from the developers on the Steam Community Discussions. If issues persist after the suggested fix, it is recommended to take the issue there and then add the fix to this page.

Connection timed out[edit]

A simple reset of your Router and PC may resolve this issue so please try this before configuring any ports.

This may be a problem with certain Steam ports being restricted on your router/firewall. Please read steam FAQ with information about specific ports that may need configured.

Failed to initialize d3d11 error 0[edit]

Most often the origin of the problem is either DirectX or drivers - make sure your DirectX and drivers are up to date.

Update DirectX and drivers[citation needed]
  • Update your DirectX
  • Update your graphics drivers
  • Update your sound drivers

Laptops with Intel graphics[edit]

According to the Intel website the latest version is 8.15.10.2712.

You should be able to find downloads and instructions for installing updated the driver on your system here.

If it tells you that you cannot use these drivers because your system manufacturer has updated ones, you can try to find updated ones on your manufacturer website, however if the latest ones there are still over a year old, the game may not play.

The last thing you can try is following the instructions on the Intel website here to install the latest generic drivers.

Follow the instructions at the bottom of the page for the Work-around, the exact instructions depends on your operating system but typically involves: 1. Finding the driver .zip file. 2. Extracting the drivers manually using a .zip program. 3. Using the 'Install with a disk' method of driver installation.

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]

Use the -hz=120 command line argument, where 120 is the screen refresh rate.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11
Shader Model support 5
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Multiplayer Steamworks

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) Vista SP2, 7, 8
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium D 3.0 GHz
AMD Athlon 64 X2 4200+
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 5 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 8800
ATI Radeon HD 3870
256 MB of VRAM
DirectX 10 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>/227100/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (227100) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References

  1. Verified by User:Rose on 2020-04-21
    Screenshots taken at 2560x1080 (native) and 1920x1080, then compared.