| Release dates
May 1, 2012
- TERA has been renamed TERA: Rising and is now a free to play title.
- 1 Availability
- 2 Essential improvements
- 3 Game data
- 4 Video settings
- 5 Input settings
- 6 Audio settings
- 7 Network
- 8 Issues fixed
- 9 System requirements
- 10 References
Free to Play
TERA Online has become Free to Play in US, Europe, and Korea.
- Create a free En Masse account if you want to play on the US servers.
- Create a free Frogster account if you want to play on the EU servers.
- Click the Download Game button to download TERA.
US and EU servers
The game launches from a launcher client which requires a constant internet access to use, as is typical of MMOs. There is no activation limit however signing in from a new location will require you to provide a security code sent to your e-mail account.
Disable Opening Cinematics
Disable Opening Cinematics • Link
Editing INI Files And Terms Of Service
The terms of service forbids the modification of the ini files (amongst other things) and can result in the suspension of one's game account. However, a community manager has stated that "for the sake of clarification, you won't get banned for changing a line in a .ini file".
Configuration file(s) location
|Field of view (FOV)||See Field of view (FOV)|
|Borderless fullscreen windowed|
|Anisotropic filtering (AF)|
|Vertical sync (Vsync)|
|High frame rate||See High frame rate.|
Field of view (FOV) • Link
It is possible to edit a
Underneath this line, add a new line with the following:
Where 'N' is the desired FOV value - note that 100 is a reasonable value to set this to. Also note that there should be no semi-colon at the beginning of this line unlike the lines which follow it. A visual representation of the change in FOV value can be seen here.
press "x" to activate ingame
- Frame rate cap can be removed by editing
Remove frame rate cap • Link
|Keyboard and mouse||Native||Notes|
|Mouse input in menus|
|Mouse Y-axis inversion|
|Full controller support|
|Controller remapping|| Type |
|Controller Y-axis inversion||Toggle with mouse camera invert option.|
|Separate volume controls|
|Mute on focus lost|
Launcher gets stuck on "Applying Patch"
Launcher gets stuck on "Applying Patch" • Link
This issue is usually solved by doing the following:
Or try downloading the patch manually here and then extracting the game.version into your Tera folder. You will need to extract the top level archive first and then extract the game.version from the second archive.
Unable to Login to Launcher
Login fixes • Link
There are several reasons this issue may occur, and it is usually characterised by the login page on the launcher constantly refreshing.
|Operating system (OS)|| |
XP, Vista, 7
|Processor (CPU)||Dual core||AMD Athlon 64 X2 6000+ or Intel Core2 Duo E6750 2.66G or greater|
|System memory (RAM)|| |
|Hard disk drive (HDD)|| |
|Video card (GPU)|| |
AMD Radeon HD 3870