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Crazy Taxi 3: High Roller

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Crazy Taxi 3: High Roller
Crazy Taxi 3: High Roller cover
Developers
Hitmaker
Publishers
Sega
Release dates
Windows February 26, 2004
Crazy Taxi 3: High Roller guide at StrategyWiki
Crazy Taxi 3: High Roller at Wikipedia
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Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
DRM-free
SafeDisc v3 DRM[Note 1], Xplosiv re-release is DRM-free and can be run without the disc after installation.
Windows

Game data[edit]

Save game & config data location[edit]

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

Video settings[edit]

Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
See Widescreen resolution.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
See Widescreen resolution.
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)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
60 FPS
Locked to 30 FPS. Menus are 60 FPS. Can be hacked to run at 60fps by modifying the byte @7E4B from 1E to 3C (tested with the cracked exe by FairLight)
120+ FPS
High dynamic range display (HDR)
Color blind mode

Widescreen resolution[edit]

Widescreen fix[3]
  1. Download a cracked CT3.exe and place it in the installation folder.
  2. Open CT3.exe with a hex editor such as HxD.
  3. Press Ctrl+F and set Datatype to Hex-values.
  4. Search for 8002 and click OK.
  5. Press F3 once.
  6. Replace 8002 and E001 with:
    • 0005 and D002 for 1280x720
    • 0005 and 0003 for 1280x768
    • 0005 and 2003 for 1280x800
    • 0005 and 0004 for 1280x1024
    • 5605 and 0003 for 1366x768
    • A005 and 8403 for 1440x900
    • 4006 and 8403 for 1600x900
    • 4006 and 0004 for 1600x1024
    • 4006 and B004 for 1600x1200
    • 9006 and 1A04 for 1680x1050
    • 8007 and 3804 for 1920x1080
    • 8007 and B004 for 1920x1200
    • More values available here
  7. Press Ctrl+F and search for ABAAAA3F.
  8. Press F3 three times.
  9. Replace ABAAAA3F with:
    • CDCCCC3F to set 16:10 aspect ratio
    • 5555D53F to set 15:9 aspect ratio
    • 398EE33F to set 16:9 aspect ratio
    • 54551540 to set 21:9 aspect ratio
    • More values available here
  10. Press F3 six times.
  11. Replace ABAAAA3F with the same value as before.
  12. Following that value, replace 00007042 with:
    • 00009042 to set 16:10 aspect ratio
    • 00009642 to set 15:9 aspect ratio
    • 0000A042 to set 16:9 aspect ratio
    • 0000C842 to set 21:9 aspect ratio
  13. Save the file.
  14. Run CT3Config.exe and set 640x480 resolution.

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 98
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium III 1.0 GHz
System memory (RAM) 256 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 500 MB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 3
ATI Radeon 8500
64 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0 compatible
Sound (audio device) DirectX 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