Top Spin 2

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Top Spin 2
Top Spin 2 cover
Developers
Indie Built
Power and Magic Development
Windows Aspyr Media
Publishers
Aspyr Media
2K Sports
Release dates
Windows December 1, 2006
Reception
Metacritic 70
IGDB 77
Taxonomy
Microtransactions None
Modes Singleplayer, Multiplayer
Pacing Real-time
Perspectives Third-person, Bird's-eye view
Controls Direct control
Genres Sports
Sports Tennis
Art styles Realistic
Series Top Spin
Top Spin 2 on IGDB
Top Spin 2 on MobyGames
Top Spin 2 on Wikipedia
Top Spin
Top Spin 2004
Top Spin 2 2007

Warnings

GameSpy online services have been shut down (see Network for solutions).

Top Spin 2 is a singleplayer and multiplayer third-person and bird's-eye view sports game in the Top Spin series.

General information

Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
SecuROM V7 DRM
Windows
Steam (unavailable)
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Windows
This game is not available digitally anymore.

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Delete, move or rename video files
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\Top Spin 2\Data\Media\Video
  2. Delete, move or rename 2KSports.bik, PAM.bik, IndieBuilt.bik, TopSpin2.bik and TopSpin2HDTV.bik.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\Aspyr\Top Spin 2
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/7810/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/7810/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video[edit]

Graphics settings
Graphics settings

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Pillarboxed, supported resolutions are 640x480, 800x600, 1024x768, 1280x1024 and 1600x1200.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
Pillarboxed.
4K Ultra HD
Pillarboxed.
Field of view (FOV)
You can choose between a zoomed-in or far cameras.
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)
Always on by default, you can disable V-sync through your GPU control panel but it will cause the frames to pass 60 and the game will run very fast making it unplayable.
60 FPS
Game is locked to 60 FPS.
120+ FPS
High dynamic range display (HDR)
See the glossary page for potential alternatives.

Input[edit]

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Keyboard or controller only, see Use the mouse in the menus.
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
Full controller support
Controller remapping
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Controller types
XInput-compatible controllers
[1]
Xbox button prompts
Impulse Trigger vibration
DualShock 4 controllers
[2]
DualShock button prompts
Light bar support
Connection modes unknown
Generic/other controllers
[3]
Button prompts Input settings icon - Generic Controller.svg
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Reconnecting the same controller works but doesn't work when connecting a different controller.[4]
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M
The keyboard and controller can be used in the same time during a multiplayer game only.

Use the mouse in the menus[edit]

Edit config.ini
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\TopSpin2\Data
  2. Open config.ini with the notepad.
  3. Change uiMouse=0 to uiMouse=1.
  4. Save and close.

Audio[edit]

Audio settings
Audio settings

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Music, FX, Umpire, Ambiance.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Italian
Spanish

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
4 Versus, Co-op
LAN play
4 Versus, Co-op
Online play
4 Versus, Co-op
GameSpy services have been shut down;[5] see GameSpy for workarounds.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9.0c
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Cutscenes Bink Video
Multiplayer GameSpy

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP SP2
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 4 2 Ghz
AMD Athlon 64 3200+
System memory (RAM) 512 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 4.5 GB
Video card (GPU) 3D Hardware Accelerator Card Required
128 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0c compatible
Sound (audio device) DirectX 9.0c compatible sound card
Other 4X DVD-ROM drive

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>/7810/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (7810) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References

  1. Verified by User:AlRayes BRN on 2020-07-22
    Tested the game with Microsoft's Xbox One controller connected through a USB cable
  2. Verified by User:AlRayes BRN on 2020-07-22
    Tested the game with Sony's PlayStation DualShock 4 controller connected through a USB cable
  3. Verified by User:AlRayes BRN on 2020-07-22
    Tested the game with Microsoft's SideWinder Game Pad Pro controller connected through a USB cable
  4. Verified by User:AlRayes BRN on 2020-07-22
    Tested the game by hot-plugging two different controllers
  5. Pricing | GameSpy Technology