Volvo - The Game

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Volvo - The Game
Volvo - The Game cover
Developers
SimBin Studios
Publishers
Russia Akella
Soth America Tech Dealer
Engines
isiMotor2
Release dates
Windows May 26, 2009

Key points

Free promotional game.
Online leaderboards have been shut down.

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
DRM details are not known
Russia and South America only.
Windows
Official website
DRM-free
Free download.
Windows

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Delete/rename videos and logos
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\UiData\Movies\
  2. Delete or rename simbin_logo.bik, Volvo_Logo.bik, and VolvoIntro.bik.
  3. Go to <path-to-game>\UiData\Menu\textures\
  4. Delete or rename AdvertisementSplash.tga.

Notes

The logos splash screen will still be shown.

Remove in-game advertising[edit]

Install community patch
  1. Download the Volvo - The Game_Advert Removal patch.
  2. Extract it to <path-to-game>.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\SimBin\Volvo - The Game\Config.ini
%USERPROFILE%\Documents\SimBin\Volvo - The Game\UserData\ControlSet\

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\SimBin\Volvo - The Game\UserData\<user-id>\

Video settings[edit]

Video settings.
Video settings.
<path-to-game>\Config.exe settings.
<path-to-game>\Config.exe settings.

Input settings[edit]

Advanced input settings.
Advanced input settings.
Force feedback settings.
Force feedback settings.

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio settings.

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Music, Sound Effects, Engine, Speech, Other Car, Player Car, Tire Scrub, Skid, Road Noise.
Surround sound
5.1 surround.
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
German
French
Italian
Spanish
Brazilian Portuguese
South American retail release only.
Russian
Russian retail release only.

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
Shader Model support 2.0
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Audio Miles Sound System
Cutscenes Bink Video

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP, Vista
Processor (CPU) 2.4 GHz Intel Pentium 4
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB
Video card (GPU) 128 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9 compatible
Shader model 2.0 support
Other

References