Wrath of Earth

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Wrath of Earth
Wrath of Earth cover
Developers
Addix Software Development
Publishers
Transend Services
Release dates
DOS 1995

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
DRM-free
CD-ROM version "normal installation" option has no disc check.
DOS

Version differences[edit]

The Speech Pack is a separate add-on for the floppy version (the CD-ROM version includes the Speech Pack).

DLC and expansion packs

Name Notes
Speech Pack
DOS

Essential improvements[edit]

Run in DOSBox[edit]

Running the game correctly in DOSBox requires changing some settings in the DOSBox configuration file.
Adjust DOSBox settings[1]
  1. Change ems=true to ems=false (required for the game to launch).
  2. Change cycles=auto to cycles=10000 (fixes screen flickering).

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
DOS <path-to-game>\WOE.CFG

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
DOS <path-to-game>\WOE_SAVE.*
Saves are WOE_SAVE.0 to WOE_SAVE.5.

Video[edit]

General settings.
General settings.

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
320x240 only.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
For DOSBox toggle with Alt+ Enter (see the glossary page for other workarounds).
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
For DOSBox use an unofficial build (see the glossary page for other workarounds).
60 FPS
120+ FPS

Input[edit]

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
For DOSBox set in the DOSBox configuration file.
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
For DOSBox use the DOSBox Mapper (see the glossary page for other workarounds).

Audio[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Volume for Music; Sound FX is on/off only.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Russian
Fan translation by «Бюро переводов Old-Games.Ru.»

Issues fixed[edit]

"Insufficient Memory or EMS installed" error on launch[edit]

Error message: "Transcend - Wrath of Earth : Error reporting system :- Insufficient Memory or EMS installed. Please check that you have installed this program correctly."
Adjust DOSBox settings[1]
  1. In the DOSBox configuration file, change ems=true to ems=false

Flickering graphics[edit]

Adjust DOSBox settings[1]
  1. In the DOSBox configuration file, change cycles=auto to cycles=10000

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
DOS video modes VGA

System requirements[edit]

DOS
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 5.0+
Processor (CPU) 386-SX
System memory (RAM) 4 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 23 MB

References