Yu-Gi-Oh! Power of Chaos: Kaiba the Revenge

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Yu-Gi-Oh! Power of Chaos: Kaiba the Revenge
Yu-Gi-Oh! Power of Chaos: Kaiba the Revenge cover
Developers
Konami
Release dates
Windows April 7, 2004
Taxonomy
Modes Singleplayer
Pacing Turn-based
Perspectives Top-down view
Controls Menu-based
Genres CCG
Art styles Anime
Series Yu-Gi-Oh!
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Yu-Gi-Oh! Legacy of the Duelist: Link Evolution 2020

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
SecuROM v5.00.03 DRM
Windows

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\..\Yu-Gi-Oh! Power of Chaos Common\*.ydr[Note 1]
<path-to-game>\..\Yu-Gi-Oh! Power of Chaos Common\*.ydc
<path-to-game>\..\Yu-Gi-Oh! Power of Chaos Common\system.dat
See Game Progress & Saved Decks.

Game Progress & Saved Decks[edit]

The game creates a Yu-Gi-Oh! Power of Chaos Common folder in the folder that also contains the <path-to-game>

The following types of files can be found in there:

.ydr files contain recorded demos.
.ydc files contain saved decks.
The system.dat file is related to the game progress.
Game Progress Transfer/Backup[1]
  1. Open the Yu-Gi-Oh! Power of Chaos Common folder.
  2. Copy any decks you want (.ydc files) along with system.dat and place them in the Yu-Gi-Oh! Power of Chaos Common folder on the target PC (Overwrite if necessary). If it does not exist there, make sure to launch the game at least once or search for the folder, in case it was created somewhere else.
  3. Edit the registry.
  • Find the game's registry entry. Default: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\KONAMI\Yu-Gi-Oh! Power Of Chaos\system
  • flcrc contains a hex representation related to the game progress.
  • CommonDir contains the path to the game's common folder.
  • Search for the game's registry entry on the target PC.
  • Either edit the flcrc key manually to match the one of your source PC, or create a .reg file on your source PC by rightclicking on the system folder and choosing "Export" and open it up on your target PC to automatically add the registry key. Bear in mind that the CommonDir may differ however, depending on your installation path, so you may have to modify the path after all.

Notes

This method works for all the Yu-Gi-Oh! Power of Chaos games, seen as they share one common folder and registry entry.

Video settings[edit]

Settings.
Settings.

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
Normally Capped at 30 FPS. The -speedy start parameter sets the cap to 60 instead. Which also doubles the game speed.
120+ FPS

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse, touch State Notes
Remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Touchscreen optimised
When using a touchscreen to control the game, a black box will appear whenever you touch the screen in the spot where the cursor would be. To fix this, disable touch feedback in the Windows settings.
Controller
Controller support

Audio settings[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
German
Hungarian
Fan translation, Download

Issues fixed[edit]

Not working in window mode[edit]

The game may refuse to run or simply crash in window mode.
Disable Desktop Composition[2]
  1. Open the game's compatibility settings.
  2. Check Disable desktop composition

Start Parameters[edit]

List of start parameters[3]
The game supports a range of start parameters. See the list below:
  • -Lspa => Game text is Spanish.
  • -Lita => Game text is Italian.
  • -Lfra => Game text is French.
  • -Lger => Game text is German.
  • -Leng => Game text is English.
  • -Ljpn => Game text is Japanese.
  • -fps => FPS tracker appears in upper-left corner
  • -speedy => Faster animations (60 FPS cap)
  • -e => Use software emulation for rendering
  • -h => Use hardware rendering
  • -nosound => Disable game sound
  • -win => Run in windowed mode
  • -16 => Run in full screen 16 bit color mode
  • -24 => Run in full screen 24 bit color mode
  • -32 => Run in full screen 32 bit color mode

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 98, 2000, XP
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium II 450 MHz
System memory (RAM) 128 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 645 MB

Notes

  1. When running this game without elevated privileges (Run as administrator option), write operations against a location below %PROGRAMFILES%, %PROGRAMDATA%, or %WINDIR% might be redirected to %LOCALAPPDATA%\VirtualStore on Windows Vista and later (more details).

References