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
Twin Dragon
Wanton Destruction
Shadow Warrior Classic Redux 2013
Shadow Warrior (2013) 2013

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\
Linux <path-to-game>/gameroot/

Save game data location[edit]

Windows <path-to-game>\gameroot\

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud Native
GameSave Manager Native

Video settings[edit]

Video settings.
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution Native WSGF WS Gold.svg
Multi-monitor Unknown Grading incomplete
Field of view (FOV) Native
Windowed Native
Borderless fullscreen windowed Impossible
Anisotropic filtering (AF) Impossible
Anti-aliasing (AA) Impossible
Vertical sync (Vsync) Native
High frame rate Native No frame rate cap.

Input settings[edit]

Key settings.
Mouse settings.
Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping Native
Mouse acceleration Impossible
Mouse input in menus Native
Mouse Y-axis inversion Native
Controller support Native
Full controller support Native
Controller remapping Native
Controller Y-axis inversion Native
Touchscreen optimised Native

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls Native
Surround sound Impossible
Subtitles Impossible
Closed captions Impossible
Mute on focus lost Native

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 3D Graphics Card DirectX 9 Compatible 3D Graphics Card
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.7 (Lion) 10.8 (Mountain Lion)
Processor (CPU) 1.5 GHz 1.8 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 650 MB 650 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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