Act of War: High Treason

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Act of War: High Treason
Act of War: High Treason cover
Developers
Eugen Systems
Publishers
Atari
Release dates
Windows March 24, 2006
Act of War: High Treason at Wikipedia
Act of War
Act of War: Direct Action 2005
Act of War: High Treason 2006

Key points

Available both as stand-alone game or as expansion for the original Act of War: Direct Action.[1]
Online multiplayer has stopped working due to GameSpy services being shut down.

General information

GOG.com Community Discussions for game series
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
DRM details are not known
TAGES DRM.
Windows
GOG.com
DRM-free
Includes Act of War: Direct Action.
Windows
Steam
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Windows
Singleplayer demo is available

Essential improvements[edit]

Patches[edit]

NAVY INVADERS mod[edit]

Allows naval battles against AI[2]

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/9760/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\AOW\
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/9760/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Game doesn't natively support 16:9 resolutions.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
60 FPS
FPS-lock
120+ FPS
Color blind mode

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support

Audio settings[edit]

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

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Italian
Spanish

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
LAN play
8
Online play
8 GameSpy services have been shut down;[3] see GameSpy for workarounds.

Connection types

Ports

Protocol Port(s) and/or port range(s)
TCP 12222
UDP 12222
Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) support status is unknown.

Issues fixed[edit]

TAGES protection error[edit]

Game doesn't start on Windows 8 and later[edit]

Runtime error 217[edit]

Use memory limited d3d9.dll[6]
  1. Download fixed fixed d3d9.dll
  2. Extract it into <path-to-game>

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 8.1
64-bit executable

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Multiplayer GameSpy GameSpy master server has been shut down.

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 2000 XP
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 4 1.5 GHz
System memory (RAM) 256 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 7 GB
Video card (GPU) 64 MB of VRAM

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 File/folder structure within this directory reflects the path(s) listed for Windows and/or Steam game data (use Wine regedit to access Windows registry paths). Games with Steam Cloud support may store data in ~/.steam/steam/userdata/<user-id>/9760/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (9760) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References