Call of Juarez: Gunslinger

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Call of Juarez: Gunslinger
Call of Juarez Gunslinger cover.jpg
Release dates
May 22, 2013
Call of Juarez: Gunslinger at Steam Charts
Call of Juarez: Gunslinger at SteamDB
 Call of Juarez: Gunslinger at Wikipedia
Call of Juarez
Call of Juarez 2006
Call of Juarez: Bound in Blood 2009
Call of Juarez: The Cartel 2011
Call of Juarez: Gunslinger 2013

Key points

Advantage Game runs well, expect similar performance to Dead Island.
Disadvantage Still has several problems not fixed since Dead Island, including issues with microstuttering
Disadvantage Almost all data files are encrypted and currently impossible to edit.

General information

More information Official Website
More information Steam Community Discussions
More information Steam Users' Forums for game series


[edit] Availability

Source(s) Store unlock Notes
Steam Steamicon.png
GamersGate Steamicon.png
Green Man Gaming Steamicon.png
Information All versions require Steam.

[edit] Essential improvements

[edit] Skip intro videos

Navigate to Steam\SteamApps\common\CoJ Gunslinger\coj4\Data\Menu\Movies and replace "Intro_720p.wmv" with the one included in this archive.

[edit] Disable the hand-painted comic border

The border is only disabled during gameplay but remains visible in the menus.

Fix Edit Video.scrLink

  1. Go to %LOCALAPPDATA%\techland\cojgunslinger\out\Settings
  2. Edit Video.scr
  3. Go to the end of the file and add DisableScreenBorder()

[edit] Game data

[edit] Configuration file(s) location

Windows <path-to-game>\coj4\data0.pak
Disadvantage Configuration files are encrypted.

[edit] Save game data location


[edit] Save game cloud syncing

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud Native

[edit] Video settings

The video settings screen, with a lack of proper options like AF or AA
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution Native WSGF WS Gold.png See Widescreen resolution.
Multi-monitor Native WSGF MM Gold.png
Ultra-widescreen Native WSGF UW Gold.png
Field of view (FOV) Hackable See Field of view (FOV).
Windowed Native
Borderless fullscreen windowed Native
Anisotropic filtering (AF) Hackable See Anisotropic filtering (AF).
Anti-aliasing (AA) Hackable See Anti-aliasing (AA).
Vertical sync (Vsync) Native
High frame rate Native

[edit] Widescreen resolution

To lower the resolution more than it is allowed:

  1. Go to %LOCALAPPDATA%\techland\cojgunslinger\out\Settings
  2. Edit Video.scr (change .scr extension to .txt to open it)
  3. Search for Resolution(x,x) and replace x with desired dimensions.

[edit] Field of view (FOV)

Fix Edit Video.scrLink

  1. Go to %LOCALAPPDATA%\techland\cojgunslinger\out\Settings (change .scr extension to .txt to open it)
  2. Edit Video.scr
  3. Add the line ForcedHorzFov(XX) (where XX is your desired horizontal FOV from 80 to 110).

[edit] Anisotropic filtering (AF)

Fix Edit Video.scrLink

  1. Go to %LOCALAPPDATA%\techland\cojgunslinger\out\Settings (change .scr extension to .txt to open it)
  2. Edit Video.scr
  3. Change the Filtering mode to one of the following (from the least to the most GPU intensive): Bilinear, Trilinear, Anisotropic, AnisotropicTrilinear.

[edit] Anti-aliasing (AA)

Fix Edit Video.scrLink

  1. Go to %LOCALAPPDATA%\techland\cojgunslinger\out\Settings (change .scr extension to .txt to open it)
  2. Edit Video.scr
  3. Change FSAA(0) to FSAA(1)

[edit] Input settings

The key rebinding screen showing the movement section with others being: fight, other and duel.
Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping Native Has a fleshed out remapping system, can change whether or not sprint/crouch is toggle/hold
Mouse acceleration Native Allows for a specified smoothing, including disabled
Mouse input in menus Native
Mouse Y-axis inversion Native
Controller support Native
Full controller support Native
Controller remapping Native Not possible to remap every action to any button, but you can choose a few different presets.
Controller Y-axis inversion Native

[edit] Audio settings

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls Native Separate sliders for music, SFX, speech and narration volumes.
Surround sound Unknown
Subtitles Native
Closed captions Impossible
Mute on focus lost Native

[edit] Issues fixed

[edit] Microstutter when moving with the keyboard

Fix Ease of Acess Centre[1]Link

  1. Enter the Ease of Access Centre (this can be accessed through Accessories after clicking Start), then click 'Make the Keyboard Easier to use'
  2. Click 'Set Filter Keys'.
  3. Click 'Set up Filter Keys'.
  4. Click 'Turn on Repeat Keys and Slow Keys',and then on 'Set up Repeat Keys and Slow Keys'. Select the option to ignore all repeated keystrokes, and reduce the time option at the top to 0.0 seconds.
  5. Go back.
  6. Ensure that 'Turn on Filter Keys' is ticked at the top and apply. Call of Juarez: Gunslinger now runs smoothly, when you're done, untick the box and apply.

[edit] System requirements

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS)
XP (SP3) / Vista (SP2) / 7 (SP1) / 8
Processor (CPU) 2 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo / 2 GHz AMD Athlon 64 X2 3 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo / 3 GHz AMD Athlon 64 X2
System memory (RAM) 2 GB 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD)
5 GB
Video card (GPU) 512 MB of VRAM 1024 MB of VRAM
DirectX 10 compatible



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