Atom Zombie Smasher

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Atom Zombie Smasher
Atom Zombie Smasher cover
Developers
Blendo Games
Ethan Lee
Release dates
Windows January 22, 2011
OS X January 22, 2011
Linux January 22, 2011

Key points

Game may crash when using Alt+Tab during loading screen.

General information

Official website
Steam Community Discussions
Official FAQ

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Developer website
Steam Can be played without Steam running.[1]

Essential improvements[edit]

Patches[edit]

Further patches can be downloaded here.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\AtomZombieData
macOS (OS X) ~/Library/Application Support/AtomZombieData
Linux $XDG_CONFIG_HOME/AtomZombieData/
This game follows the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux.

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

General settings.
General settings.
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Multi-monitor HUD: Position Affects Gameplay.[2]
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
120+ FPS
Color blind mode
Tags scientists and explosive buildings.

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Controller
Controller support
Full controller support
Menu responds only to Player 1, who uses a mouse.
Controller remapping
Can't remap to LT or RT on XInput controllers.
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Additional information
Button prompts
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Sound, Music.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
Mutes and activates pause menu.

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
3 Co-op
Shared-screen.
LAN play
Online play

Issues fixed[edit]

Game crash or blue screen of death[edit]

Compatibility mode[citation needed]
  1. Go to the installation folder.
  2. Right-click atomzombiesmasher.exe.
  3. Select Properties
  4. Select the Compatibility tab.
  5. Check on the checkbox labeled: Run this program in compatibility mode for
  6. From the dropdown box, try using Windows 7 and Windows XP (Service Pack 3) options.
Remove atigktxx.dll[citation needed]
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\data\
  2. Delete atigktxx.dll.
Update driver[citation needed]

Sometimes updating graphics card driver to the latest version could help.

OpenAL[citation needed]
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\data\
  2. Delete openal32.dll.
  3. Install OpenAL.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Input SDL2

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 2000, XP, Vista, 7
Processor (CPU) 1 GHz
System memory (RAM) 512 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 60 MB
Video card (GPU) OpenGL compatible
OS X
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10.6
Processor (CPU) 1 GHz
System memory (RAM) 512 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 60 MB
Video card (GPU) OpenGL compatible
Linux
Minimum
Operating system (OS) Linux
Processor (CPU) 1 GHz
System memory (RAM) 512 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 60 MB
Video card (GPU) OpenGL compatible

References

  1. Verified by User:Vetle on 2016-03-20
  2. Atom Zombie Smasher | WSGF