Alpha Prime

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Alpha Prime
Alpha Prime cover
Developers
Black Element Software
Publishers
IDEA Games
Meridian4
Bohemia Interactive
Engines
Enforce
Release dates
Windows May 25, 2007
Alpha Prime at Wikipedia

General information

Steam Community Discussions
Alpha Prime official page

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
SafeDisc DRM[Note 1].
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Windows
Publisher website
DRM details are not known
Windows
Steam
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Windows

Essential improvements[edit]

Patches[edit]

Patch 1.3 is the latest official patch. It's already included in the Steam & North America DVD version.

Skip intro videos[edit]

Delete/rename video folder[citation needed]
  1. Go to the installation folder.
  2. Delete or rename the video folder.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\settings.cfg

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\save\

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Video settings.
Video settings.
Advanced settings.
Advanced settings.
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Default FOV is 60°. See Field of view (FOV).
Windowed
Toggle with Alt+ Enter or set Fullscreen 0 in settings.cfg
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Up to 16x.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Up to 8x FSAA.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Enabled by default. To disable set VSync 0 in settings.cfg
60 FPS
120+ FPS
Color blind mode

Field of view (FOV)[edit]

Use console[3]
  1. Open the in-game console with Ctrl+Alt+F3.
  2. Modify the DefaultFOV variable to the desired size.
  3. Zoom in with the equipped weapon for the change to take effect.
  4. Repeat these steps each time the game is launched.

Input settings[edit]

Input settings.
Input settings.
Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
Supports two keys per action.
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Separate X and Y axis sliders.
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
Some buttons on controller can be mapped, but is largely unusable.

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Music and effects.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
EAX support

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Spanish
Fan translation, download.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
64-bit executable

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Physics PhysX

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 2000, XP, Vista
Processor (CPU) 2.0 GHz
System memory (RAM) 512 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 3 GB
Video card (GPU) 128 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0c compatible

Notes

  1. SafeDisc retail DRM does not work on Windows 10[1] and is disabled by default on Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows 8.1 when the KB3086255 update is installed.[2]

References