Summer Challenge

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Summer Challenge
Summer Challenge cover
Developers
MindSpan
Publishers
Retail Accolade
Digital Piko Interactive
Release dates
DOS 1992
Windows (DOSBox) July 31, 2020[1]
macOS (OS X) (DOSBox) July 31, 2020[1]
Linux (DOSBox) July 31, 2020[1]
Taxonomy
Modes Singleplayer, Multiplayer
Genres Sports
Sports Mixed sports
Series The Games
Summer Challenge on MobyGames
The Games
The Games: Winter Challenge 1991
Summer Challenge 1992

Summer Challenge is a singleplayer and multiplayer sports game in the The Games series.

General information

GOG.com Community Discussions for game series
GOG.com Support Page

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Prompts for answers from manual, code wheel, etc.
DOS
GOG.com
DRM-free
Bundled with The Games: Winter Challenge.
Prepackaged with DOSBox.
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
DOS
Windows <path-to-game> (mounted in DOSBox)[Note 1]
macOS (OS X) <path-to-game> (mounted in DOSBox)[Note 1]
Linux <path-to-game> (mounted in DOSBox)[Note 1]
It's unknown whether this game follows the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux. Please fill in this information.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
DOS <path-to-game>\*.SGL
<path-to-game>\*.RP?
Windows <path-to-game> (mounted in DOSBox)[Note 1]
macOS (OS X) <path-to-game> (mounted in DOSBox)[Note 1]
Linux <path-to-game> (mounted in DOSBox)[Note 1]
The *.SGL files hold tournament data and *.RP? are saved instant replays.
The default save game path can be changed.

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy

Video[edit]

General options.
General options.

Input[edit]

Audio[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Music and Sound Effects can be toggled.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
This game supports the Roland MT-32 and LAPC-1 for music.

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
10 Hot seat
LAN play
Online play

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
DOS video modes MCGA, VGA

Middleware[edit]

No middleware information; you can edit this page to add it.

System requirements[edit]

DOS
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS)
Processor (CPU) 286
System memory (RAM) 640 KB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2 MB
Video card (GPU) MCGA, VGA
Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7, 8, 10
Processor (CPU) 1.8 GHz
System memory (RAM) 512 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB
Video card (GPU) DirectX 7 compatible
macOS (OS X)
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10.11
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo 2.0 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB
Video card (GPU) 64 MB of VRAM
Linux
Minimum
Operating system (OS) Ubuntu 16.04, 18.04
Processor (CPU) 2.0 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB
Video card (GPU) OpenGL compatible
256 MB of VRAM

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 File/folder structure within the installation folder reflects the path(s) listed for DOS game data.

References