The Tone Rebellion

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The Tone Rebellion
The Tone Rebellion cover
Developers
The Logic Factory
Publishers
Virgin Interactive
Release dates
Windows 1997
The Tone Rebellion guide on StrategyWiki
The Tone Rebellion on Wikipedia

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
Windows

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\*.cfg[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\*.sav[Note 1]

Video[edit]

In-game menu and general settings.
In-game menu and general settings.

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
640x480 only.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Ctrl+4 switches to windowed mode. Ctrl+1, Ctrl+2 or Ctrl+3 returns to fullscreen.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
20 FPS by default. See High frame rate.
120+ FPS
See High frame rate.
High dynamic range display (HDR)

High frame rate[edit]

Setting high framerate values increases game speed relative to its default 20 FPS. Keys Ctrl+8 / Ctrl+9 may be used adjust game speed, but it still may be too fast.
Change frame rate
  1. Go to <path-to-game>.
  2. Open FLOAT.CFG(for singleplayer) or MULTI.cfg(for multiplayer) file with Notepad or other text editor.
  3. Change value of frame_limit variable to your desired frame rate.
  4. Change value of draw_method to 3. This sets output mode capable of framerate higher than 60 fps.
  5. Save the file.
  6. Launch the game.

Input[edit]

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.

Audio[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Music, SFX
Surround sound
Subtitles
Speech is present only during starting and ending cutscenes.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
LAN play
4 Co-op
Serial, Modem, IPX, TCP/IP.
Online play
4 Co-op
Asynchronous multiplayer

Connection types

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
DirectDraw
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS)
Processor (CPU)
System memory (RAM)
Hard disk drive (HDD)
Video card (GPU) DirectX 5 compatible

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 When running this game without elevated privileges (Run as administrator option), write operations against a location below %PROGRAMFILES%, %PROGRAMDATA%, or %WINDIR% might be redirected to %LOCALAPPDATA%\VirtualStore on Windows Vista and later (more details).

References