Deathmatch Classic

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Deathmatch Classic
Deathmatch Classic Logo.jpg
Release dates
June 1, 2001
March 30, 2013
March 30, 2013
Deathmatch Classic at SteamDB
 Deathmatch Classic at Wikipedia

General information

More information GitHub Issue Tracker for Deathmatch Classic and other GoldSrc-based games
More information Steam Community Discussions
More information Steam Users' Forums


Source DRM Notes Keys
Retail DRM details are not known
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Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Fix -nointro

  1. Find Deathmatch Classic in your Steam Library
  2. Right-click the game name
  3. Select Properties
  4. Select Set Launch Options...
  5. Input -nointro
  6. Press OK
  7. Launch the game

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

Windows <path-to-game>\Half-Life\dmc\

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud No native support
GameSave Manager Native support

Video settings[edit]

In-game video settings.
Graphics option Option Notes
Widescreen resolution Native support
Multi-monitor No native support
Field of view (FOV) No native support
Windowed Native support
Borderless fullscreen windowed Hackable See Borderless fullscreen windowed.
Anisotropic filtering (AF) No native support
Anti-aliasing (AA) No native support
Vertical sync (Vsync) Native support
60 FPS Unknown
120+ FPS Unknown

Borderless fullscreen windowed[edit]

Fix -window -noborder

  1. Find Half-Life: Opposing Force in your Steam Library
  2. Right-click the game name
  3. Select Properties
  4. Select Set Launch Options...
  5. Input -window -noborder
  6. Press OK
  7. Launch the game

Input settings[edit]

In-game key map settings.
In-game mouse/joystick settings.
Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping Native support
Mouse acceleration Native support
Mouse input in menus Native support
Mouse Y-axis inversion Native support
Controller support Hackable Buttons need to be bound manually via in-game console
Full controller support No native support
Controller remapping Native support
Controller Y-axis inversion No native support

Audio settings[edit]

In-game audio settings.
In-game voice settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls Native support
Surround sound Native support
Subtitles No native support
Closed captions No native support
Mute on focus lost Native support


Language UI Audio CC Notes
English Native support Native support No native support
French Native support Unknown No native support
German Native support Unknown No native support
Italian Native support Unknown No native support
Spanish Native support Unknown No native support


In-game multiplayer settings.
Information For more information, see the "Half-Life Dedicated Server" section of our GoldSrc article.

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
LAN play Native support 32
Online play Native support 32

Connection types

Type Native Notes
Matchmaking No native support
Peer-to-peer Native support
Dedicated Native support
Self-hosting Native support
Direct IP Native support Use connect [IP address here] in the console.


Protocol Port(s) and/or port range(s)
UDP (outbound) 6003, 7002, 27010, 27015, 27025

Other information[edit]


Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 7 Lost with Linux update.[1]
OpenGL 2.1
Software renderer Native support
64-bit executable Native support OS X and Linux only.[citation needed]


Middleware Notes
Audio Miles Sound System
Multiplayer WON (retail)
Steamworks (Steam)

Console commands[edit]

Information Games running on the GoldSrc engine can utilize GoldSrc Engine Console Commands for various tasks.
Information The console is enabled by default in GoldSrc games, press ~ to open it.

System requirements[edit]

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS)
Processor (CPU) 500 MHz 800 MHz
System memory (RAM) 96 MB 128 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD)
4 GB
Video card (GPU) 16 MB of VRAM 32 MB of VRAM
Operating system (OS) Snow Leopard 10.6.3
Processor (CPU) 500 MHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 4 GB
Video card (GPU) nVidia GeForce 8000 series
ATI X1600
Intel HD 3000
Operating system (OS) Ubuntu 12.04
Processor (CPU) Dual-core from Intel at 2.8 GHz
Dual-core from AMD at 2.8 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 4 GB
Video card (GPU) nVidia GeForce 8600/9600GT
ATI/AMD Radeon HD2600/3600
OpenGL 2.0 compatible
Sound (audio device) OpenAL Compatible Sound Card
Other (Graphic Drivers: nVidia 310, AMD 12.11)


  1. Steam HL1 5.1 sound - Steam discussions forums.