Atlantis II: Beyond Atlantis

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Atlantis II: Beyond Atlantis
Atlantis II: Beyond Atlantis cover
Developers
Cryo Interactive
Publishers
DreamCatcher Interactive
Anuman Interactive
Release dates
Windows June 14, 2000
Mac OS 2001
macOS (OS X) November 15, 2013[1]
Atlantis II: Beyond Atlantis at Wikipedia
Atlantis
Atlantis: The Lost Tales 1997
Atlantis II: Beyond Atlantis 1999
Atlantis III: The New World 2001
Atlantis Evolution 2004
The Secrets of Atlantis: The Sacred Legacy 2006

General information

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

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
Disc check.
Windows
Mac OS
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Steam
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Windows
macOS (OS X)

Essential improvements[edit]

Patches[edit]

There's a patch for the retail game (mirror).

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\atlant2.cfg
macOS (OS X)
Mac OS

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\save
macOS (OS X)
Mac OS

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Game options.
Game options.
Graphics option Option Notes
Widescreen resolution
Can select only between 640x480 and 800x600 resolution.
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)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
Mouse acceleration
No option. Follows Windows default behavior.
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support

Audio settings[edit]

Sound options.
Sound options.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Master, music, dialog, FX.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
Game crash on focus lost.

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Italian
Spanish

Issues unresolved[edit]

Game runs in a sort of super-exclusive video mode. This means you can't Alt+Tab , nor run the game in a window

Issues fixed[edit]

Disk is full error[edit]

Use fixed exe[citation needed]
  1. Download the unofficial bugfix for the game (CD version / DVD version)
  2. Extract atlantis2.exe into the installation folder.

No videos and/or weird fonts[edit]

Run the game in Windows 98 compatibility mode[citation needed]

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 95, 98
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 200 MHz
System memory (RAM) 32 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 70 MB (if played from original CD/DVD) 2.37 GB (full installation, GOG.com version)
Video card (GPU) DirectX 7 compatible DirectX 9 compatible

References

  1. Mac Game Update: 34 New Additions ● GOG.com