Split Second

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Split Second
Split Second cover
Developers
Black Rock Studio
Windows CD Projekt Black[1]
Publishers
Disney Interactive Studios
Release dates
Windows May 18, 2010
Split Second on Wikipedia

Key points

Released as Split/Second: Velocity in the United Kingdom.
Frame rate is capped at 30 FPS. See High frame rate.
Official multiplayer servers have been shut down.[2]

General information

Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
SecuROM v7.41.0004 DRM
Windows
Amazon.com
DRM details are not known
Windows
Gamesplanet
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Windows
Steam
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Contains inert SecuROM DRM.[3]
Windows

Downloadable content (DLC) and expansions[edit]

The DLC packs are only available on consoles.[4] However, a mod has ported all the DLC vehicles to PC. It can be downloaded from here.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Disney Interactive Studios\Split Second\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/297860/pfx/[Note 1]
Configuration file is encrypted.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Disney Interactive Studios\Split Second\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/297860/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video[edit]

General settings
General settings

Graphics feature State WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
See the WSGF entry.
Ultra-widescreen
Improper Scaling
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Use d3d9-wrapper.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Use d3d9-wrapper.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
2x SSAA is enabled at very high settings.[5] No individual option.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
Capped at 30 FPS. See High frame rate.
120+ FPS

High frame rate[edit]

Use Split/Second 60 FPS Patch[6]
The patch requires you to remove DRM from your copy as it does not work with Steam DRM.
It may break some power plays and cause clipping problems with certain animations.

Input[edit]

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
Only keyboard button prompts are displayed.
Full controller support
Navigating menus and pausing may not be supported on DirectInput controllers.[7]
Controller remapping
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Controller types
XInput-compatible controllers
Xbox button prompts
Impulse Trigger vibration
DualShock 4 controllers
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Generic/other controllers
Button prompts Input settings icon - Generic Controller.svg
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Bugged in split screen mode.[7]
Simultaneous controller+KB/M
Steam Input
Steam Input API support
Hook input (legacy mode)
Hooks the game as generic controller.
Official controller preset(s)
Steam Controller button prompts
Cursor detection
Cursor is never shown in the game.

Audio[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Sound Effects, Music
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
Game pauses when not on focus.

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Italian
Polish
Russian
Spanish

VR support[edit]

3D modes Native Notes
vorpX
G3D
User created game profile, see vorpx forum profile introduction.
NOTE: The profile has been designed to work with the retail game Split/Second: Velocity and may not work with other versions of the game.

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
2 Versus
Player two must be using a (real or emulated) Xbox 360 Controller.
LAN play
8
Online play
8 Official multiplayer servers have been shut down.[2]

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Physics Havok
Audio FMOD
Interface Scaleform
Cutscenes Bink

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP SP3
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium D 3 GHz
AMD Athlon 64 X2 2.0 GHz
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 6656 MB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 7600
ATI Radeon X1600
256 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0c compatible
Shader model 3.0 support

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>/297860/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (297860) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References