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Blitzkrieg

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Blitzkrieg
Blitzkrieg cover
Developers
Nival
Expansions La Plata Studios
macOS (OS X) Virtual Programming
Publishers
1C Company
Cdv Software Entertainment
Engines
Enigma Engine
Release dates
Windows June 4, 2003
macOS (OS X) April 20, 2011
Blitzkrieg at Wikipedia
Blitzkrieg
Blitzkrieg 2003
Blitzkrieg 2 2005
Blitzkrieg 3 TBA

Key points

GameSpy online server browser no longer works due to GameSpy services being shut down.
Game menu locked to 640x480

General information

Official game page
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)
SecuROM 4/5 DRM disc check
Windows
GOG.com
DRM-free
Blitzkrieg Anthology
Windows
Green Man Gaming
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Windows
Humble Store
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Windows
Mac App Store
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Blitzkrieg Anthology. No online play (only LAN).[1]
macOS (OS X)
Steam
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Blitzkrieg Anthology
Windows

Version differences[edit]

Blitzkrieg Anthology contains all the 3 expansions

Downloadable content (DLC) and expansions

Name Notes
Blitzkrieg: Burning Horizon
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Blitzkrieg: Rolling Thunder
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Blitzkrieg: Iron Division Requires Burning Horizon or Rolling Thunder
Windows
macOS (OS X)

Game data[edit]

In-game general settings.
In-game general settings.

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\Run
macOS (OS X)
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/313480/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\Run\saves
macOS (OS X)
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/313480/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

In-game video settings.
In-game video settings.
If the game is running poorly change the Minimal FPS setting to 0.

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.

Audio settings[edit]

In-game audio settings.
In-game audio settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
German
Russian

Network[edit]

In-game multiplayer settings.
In-game multiplayer settings.

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
LAN play
16
Online play
16 Not available in the Mac App Store version.[1]

Connection types

Ports

Protocol Port(s) and/or port range(s)
TCP 80, 6667, 28900, 29900, 29901
UDP 8889, 9089, 13139, 27900
Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) support status is unknown.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 8
64-bit executable

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Cutscenes Bink Video
Multiplayer GameSpy

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 98 ME, 2000, XP
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium II 366 MHz Intel Pentium III 800 MHz
System memory (RAM) 64 MB 128 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2.9 GB
Video card (GPU) 8 MB of VRAM
DirectX 8.1 compatible
32 MB of VRAM
macOS (OS X)
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10.6.6
Processor (CPU) Intel Processor
System memory (RAM) 512 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2.5 GB
Video card (GPU) 128 MB of VRAM

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 File/folder structure within this directory reflects the path(s) listed for Windows and/or Steam game data (use Wine regedit to access Windows registry paths). Games with Steam Cloud support may store data in ~/.steam/steam/userdata/<user-id>/313480/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (313480) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References