Squarez Deluxe

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Squarez Deluxe
Squarez Deluxe cover
Developers
Adept Software
Publishers
Software Creations
Impulse Games
Release dates
DOS 1993

Key points

Re-released as freeware.

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Developer website
DRM-free
Freeware release. Bundled with Jetpack.
DOS

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
DOS <path-to-game>\SQUAREZ.CFG

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
DOS <path-to-game>\SQUAREZ.HIS
SQUAREZ.HIS contains high scores.

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
120+ FPS

Input[edit]

Audio[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Everything is text-based.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

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]

Command line arguments[edit]

Commands can be used for SQUAREZ.EXE, e.g. run the game with SQUAREZ /J to disable joystick support.[1]
Command Description
/J Disable joystick
/M Disable mouse
/S0 No Sound
/S1 Use PC Speaker sound
/S2 Use Adlib or Sound Blaster compatible sound

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
DOS video modes VGA

System requirements[edit]

DOS
Minimum
Operating system (OS)
Processor (CPU) 8088 (XT) 286 (AT), 386, 486
System memory (RAM) 512K
Hard disk drive (HDD)
Video card (GPU) VGA

References

  1. TROUBLE.TXT in the installation folder.