Terminator: Salvation

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Terminator: Salvation
Terminator: Salvation cover
Developers
GRIN
Publishers
Equity Games
Evolved Games
Engines
Diesel
Release dates
Windows May 19, 2009
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General information

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Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
SecuROM DRM disc check.
Windows
This game is no longer available digitally.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\salvation\data\settings
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/21080/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\salvation\data\saves
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/21080/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Video settings.
Video settings.

Graphics feature State WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Aspect ratio may need to be set in %LOCALAPPDATA%\salvation\data\settings\renderer_settings.xml[1]
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Framerate is uncapped even at 4k resolutions and above.
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
See Windowed.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS

Windowed[edit]

Edit config file[citation needed]
  1. Edit %LOCALAPPDATA%\salvation\data\settings\renderer_settings.xml with a text editor.
  2. Change windowed="false" to windowed="true".

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
Mouse acceleration
(more distance traveled when moving the mouse slow then when moving the mouse fast.
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
Full controller support
Controller remapping
Stick axis can not be rebound.
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M

Audio settings[edit]

Sound settings.
Sound settings.

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Up to 7.0 output through OpenAL.
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
EAX support
Use OpenAL Soft 1.20.1 or higher for binaural HRTF mixing.
OpenAL Soft 1.19.0 and 1.19.1 cause distorted audio in Diesel engine games. OpenAL Soft 1.20.1 fixes the audio.

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Czech
Dutch
French
German
Hungarian
Fan translation.
Italian
Polish
Portuguese
Russian
Spanish

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
2 Co-op
Requires a X360 controller.
LAN play
Online play

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

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

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Audio OpenAL

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP SP2 / Vista
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium Dual Core E2180
AMD Athlon X2 4200+
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 8 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 8000 series
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>/21080/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (21080) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References