Chameleon

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Chameleon
Chameleon cover
Developers
Silver Wish Games
Publishers
Take-Two Interactive
1C Company
Engines
LS3D
Release dates
Windows May 19, 2005
Chameleon at Wikipedia

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
CD key
StarForce 3 DRM[Note 1]
Windows

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Delete or rename video file[5]
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\video\
  2. Delete or rename logo.bik

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\Profiles\<user-id>\controls.cfg
<path-to-game>\Profiles\<user-id>\usets.cfg

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\Profiles\<user-id>\Savegame\

Video settings[edit]

In-game video/audio settings.
In-game video/audio settings.
Graphics option Option Notes
Widescreen resolution
Widescreen resolutions are Vert-. HUD is stretched.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Fixed FOV (Vert-).
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Up to 4x FSAA. Can be improved; see Forcing Anti-Aliasing.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Triple buffering option available.
60 FPS
120+ FPS
Capped at 100 FPS

Input settings[edit]

In-game control settings.
In-game control settings.
Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
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]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Music, effects.
Surround sound
Up to 5.1 output.
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
EAX support

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
No official localization. Fan translation, Download Instructions
Czech
Polish
English speech.
Russian
Spanish
Fan translation, Download
The game has never been released in western countries.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 8
64-bit executable
Despite official system requirements, game always uses DirectX 8.

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Cutscenes Bink Video 1.5p

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 98 2000, XP
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium III 1 GHz
AMD Athlon 1 GHz
Intel Pentium 4 2 GHz
AMD Athlon 2 GHz
System memory (RAM) 256 MB 512 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2.1 GB
Video card (GPU) 32 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0c compatible
Nvidia GeForce 6600
ATI
128 MB of VRAM
Sound (audio device) DirectX 9.0c compatible SoundBlaster Audigy

Notes

  1. This version of StarForce DRM does not work on Windows Vista or later.[1][2][3][4] For supported versions of Windows the StarForce driver may need to be updated manually using SFUPDATE.

References