Theatre of War

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This page is for the 1992 board game. For the 2006 game set in World War II, see Theatre of War (2006).

Theatre of War
Theatre of War cover
Developers
Artech Digital Entertainment
Publishers
Retail Three-Sixty Pacific
Digital Ziggurat Interactive
Release dates
DOS 1992
Windows (DOSBox) September 3, 2021[1]
Taxonomy
Modes Singleplayer, Multiplayer
Pacing Real-time
Perspectives Third-person, Top-down view
Genres Board, RTS
Theatre of War on MobyGames

Theatre of War is a singleplayer and multiplayer third-person and top-down view board and RTS game.

General information

GOG.com Community Discussions
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
DRM details are not known
DOS
GOG.com
DRM-free
Prepackaged with DOSBox. Original network multiplayer modes are included but are not supported.[2]
Windows
Steam
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Prepackaged with DOSBox. Original network multiplayer modes are included but are not supported.[3]
Windows

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
DOS
Windows <path-to-game> (mounted in DOSBox)[Note 1]
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/1649340/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
DOS
Windows <path-to-game> (mounted in DOSBox)[Note 1]
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/1649340/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video[edit]

Input[edit]

Audio[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
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]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
DOS video modes VGA, SVGA

Middleware[edit]

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

System requirements[edit]

DOS
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS)
Processor (CPU)
System memory (RAM)
Hard disk drive (HDD)
Video card (GPU) VGA
Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 4
System memory (RAM) 256 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 38 MB
Video card (GPU) WDDM 1.0
DirectX 9.0c compatible

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 File/folder structure within the installation folder reflects the path(s) listed for DOS game data.
  2. 2.0 2.1 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>/1649340/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (1649340) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References

  1. GOG.com - Enjoy 3 classic games for strategic thinkers from Ziggurat Interactive - last accessed on 2021-09-03
  2. GOG.com - Theatre of War - last accessed on 2021-09-03
    "Original network multiplayer modes are included but, due to the age of this title, not officially supported for this release."
  3. Steam - Theatre of War - last accessed on 2021-09-03
    "Note: Original network multiplayer modes are included but, due to the age of this title, not supported for this release."