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Alien Cabal

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Alien Cabal
Alien Cabal cover
Developers
QASoft
Publishers
QASoft
Release dates
DOS 1997
Windows November 30, 1998[1]

Key points

Re-released as a free download.[2] Level editor source code is also available.

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
DRM details are not known
DOS
Official website
DRM-free
Freeware version.
DOS
Windows

Essential improvements[edit]

Patches[edit]

Patches are available for the retail and shareware versions (the freeware version is already patched).

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
DOS <path-to-game>\ACABAL.CFG
Windows <path-to-game>\Acabal.ini

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
DOS <path-to-game>\SAVE****.ACG
Windows <path-to-game>\AC95****.ACG

Video settings[edit]

Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Output is stretched from 4:3.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Toggle with Alt+ Enter (when using DOSBox). Set in Acabal.ini for the Windows version.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
For DOSBox use an unofficial build (see the glossary page for other workarounds).
60 FPS and 120+ FPS

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
True for Windows, false for DOS.

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 6 [3]
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

DOS
Minimum
Operating system (OS) MS-DOS 5.0
Processor (CPU) 100 MHz
System memory (RAM) 16 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 45 MB
Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 95, 98
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 233 Intel Pentium II
System memory (RAM)
Hard disk drive (HDD)
Video card (GPU) 4 MB of VRAM
DirectX 6.0 compatible
AGP graphics adapter
8 MB of VRAM

References