Alien Nations

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Alien Nations
Alien Nations cover
Neo Software Produktions
JoWood Productions
Nordic Games
Release dates
Windows July 1, 1999
Mac OS 2001
Alien Nations
Alien Nations 1999
The Nations 2001

General information

Nordic Games Forum - Publisher technical forum (link displays older threads). Community Discussions Support Page


Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail Mac OS
GamersGate GamersGate Downloader (listed as "DRM Free" on store page)

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Use replacement intro.avi

Apply the Alien Nations intro skip.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\Savegames\an.cfg
Mac OS

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\Savegames
Mac OS

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy

Video settings[edit]

Video settings.
Video settings.

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Effects, Music, Mentor.
Surround sound
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
EAX support


Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
LAN play
Online play

Other information[edit]


Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP, Vista
Processor (CPU) 1 GHz 1.4 GHz
System memory (RAM) 256 MB 512 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD)
Video card (GPU) DirectX 7 compatible DirectX 9 compatible