Wargasm

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Wargasm
Wargasm cover
Developers
Digital Image Design
Publishers
Infogrames
Engines
3Dream
Release dates
Windows December 31, 1998
Reception
IGDB 73
Taxonomy
Modes Singleplayer, Multiplayer
Pacing Continuous turn-based
Perspectives Free-roaming camera, Third-person
Controls Direct control, Multiple select
Genres RTS
Art styles Realistic
Themes Contemporary
Wargasm on IGDB
Wargasm on Wikipedia

Key points

To install the game on 64-bit systems copy Setup.exe from this archive to the installation folder.

Availability[edit]

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

Essential improvements[edit]

Patches[edit]

The latest official patch 2 (Control Patch) is available at www.patches-scrolls.de and at soggi.org.

Game data[edit]

Launcher settings.
Launcher settings.

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\Digital Image Design\Wargasm\[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows

Video settings[edit]

Detail settings.
Detail settings.

Input settings[edit]

Control settings.
Control settings.

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio settings.

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Speech, SFX and Music
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
EAX support

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Notes
LAN play
Online play

Issues fixed[edit]

Game doesn't launch[edit]

Batch file[citation needed]
  1. Create file called WAR.bat in <path-to-game> and open it in text editor
  2. Add this line tank.exe hovappdata=.\WARGASM -ENGLISH
  3. Save it
  4. Launch the game through WAR.bat

Fullscreen mode doesn't work[edit]

Set Windows 98 compatibility mode on tank.exe and didcfg.exe

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 7
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 95
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 166 MHz
System memory (RAM) 32 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 300 MB
Video card (GPU) 4 MB of VRAM
DirectX 6.0 compatible

Notes

  1. When running this game without Administrator elevation, 32-bit programs writing to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE will be redirected to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\VirtualStore\MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node (more details).

References