Shadow Warrior Classic Redux

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Shadow Warrior Classic Redux
Shadow warrior redux.jpg
Release dates
July 8, 2013
July 8, 2013
September 4, 2013[1]
Shadow Warrior Classic Redux at SteamDB
Shadow Warrior
Shadow Warrior 1997
Shadow Warrior Classic Redux 2013
Shadow Warrior (2013) 2013
Shadow Warrior 2 2016

Key points

Information Updated version of Shadow Warrior. Includes both expansions (Wanton Destruction, Twin Dragon) and the original game running through DOSBox.
Disadvantage No multiplayer (use the original Shadow Warrior).

General information

More information Devolver Digital
More information Steam Community Discussions


Source DRM Notes Keys
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Information All versions require Steam.

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Fix Delete/rename video files

  1. Go to the installation folder.
  2. Go into gameroot\video
  3. Delete or rename 3drLogo.ivf and wang.ivf.

Game data[edit]

General gameplay Settings.

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

Windows <path-to-game>\gameroot\sw-redux.cfg
Linux <path-to-game>/gameroot/sw-redux.cfg

Save game data location[edit]

Windows <path-to-game>\gameroot\game0_#.sav

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud Native support
GameSave Manager Native support

Video settings[edit]

Video settings.
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution Native support WSGF WS Gold.svg
Multi-monitor No native support False icon.svg Multi-monitor resolutions crash the game.
Ultra-widescreen Native support WSGF UW Silver.svg
Field of view (FOV) Native support 60-145° (in-game slider has no numbers).
Windowed Native support
Borderless fullscreen windowed No native support
Anisotropic filtering (AF) No native support
Anti-aliasing (AA) No native support
Vertical sync (Vsync) Native support
60 FPS Native support
120+ FPS Native support Frame rate cap is fully configurable.

Input settings[edit]

Key settings.
Mouse settings.
Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping Native support
Mouse acceleration No native support
Mouse input in menus Native support
Mouse Y-axis inversion Native support
Controller support Native support
Full controller support Native support
Controller remapping Native support
Controller Y-axis inversion Native support
Touchscreen optimised Native support

Audio settings[edit]

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

Issues unresolved[edit]

Changed settings not saving[edit]

Settings do not persist after exiting the game.

Mouse axis Y sensitivity too high[edit]

Editing <path-to-game>\gameroot\sw-redux.cfg may work.

Stuttering in key binding menu[edit]

System requirements[edit]

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP, Vista XP, Vista, 7
Processor (CPU) 1.5 GHz 1.8 GHz
System memory (RAM) 512 MB 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 650 MB 650 MB
Video card (GPU) DirectX 7 compatible DirectX 9 compatible
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.7 10.8
Processor (CPU) 1.5 GHz 1.8 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 650 MB 400 MB
Video card (GPU) 256 MB of VRAM 256 MB of VRAM
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Ubuntu 12.04 Ubuntu 12.04
Processor (CPU) 1.5 GHz 1.8 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 400 MB 400 MB
Video card (GPU) OpenGL compatible graphics card
256 MB of VRAM
OpenGL compatible graphics card
256 MB of VRAM


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