Door Kickers

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Door Kickers
Door Kickers cover
Developers
Killhouse Games
Release dates
Windows October 20, 2014
macOS (OS X) October 20, 2014
Linux October 20, 2014
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General information

Official forum
GOG.com Community Discussions
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Official website
DRM-free
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Humble Store
DRM-free
Also includes the Android version.
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Steam
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Change skipLogo in options.xml[citation needed]
  1. Open %USERPROFILE%\Documents\KillHouseGames\DoorKickers\options.xml.
  2. Locate skipLogo and change it to true.
  3. Save the file.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\KillHouseGames\DoorKickers\options.xml
macOS (OS X) ~/Library/Application Support/DoorKickers/options.xml
Linux ~/.local/share/DoorKickers/options.xml OR ~/DoorKickers/options.xml
It's unknown whether this game follows the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux. Please fill in this information.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\KillHouseGames\DoorKickers\
macOS (OS X) ~/Library/Application Support/DoorKickers/
Linux ~/.local/share/DoorKickers/

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

General settings.
General settings.

High frame rate[edit]

Increase maxFPS in options.xml[citation needed]
  1. Open %USERPROFILE%\Documents\KillHouseGames\DoorKickers\options.xml.
  2. Change maxFPS="60" to your desired frame rate.
  3. Save the file.

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse, touch Native Notes
Remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Touchscreen optimised
Toggle from games settings.
Controller
Controller support
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Master,Music,Game & Ambiental.
Surround sound
Sounds are positional relative to the screen's center.
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Spanish
Polish
Russian
French
German
Japanese
Simplified Chinese

Issues fixed[edit]

Frequent stuttering[edit]

Game frequently drops to an unplayable frame rate before returning to normal
Instructions[1]
  1. Go to where the game is installed.
  2. Rename OpenAL32.dll to Openal32.old.
  3. Rename OpenAL32_haccel.dll to OpenAL32.dll.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 7
OpenGL
64-bit executable

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Audio OpenAL

Development mode[edit]

Configuration window.
Configuration window.
This will add a real-time log and configuration window after launching the game. It will also skip the intro logo.
Instructions[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open options.xml with your text editor of choice.
  3. Modify the boolean in DevMode value="false" to true.

Notes

Devmode in-game shortcuts are listed in the Readme.txt located in the installation folder.

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP SP3 7
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 4 2.6 GHz or equivalent Intel Core 2 Duo
AMD Athlon 64 X2 5600
System memory (RAM) 2 GB 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2 GB
Video card (GPU) OpenGL 2.0 compatible Nvidia GeForce 9xxx
AMD Radeon HD
Intel HD series
Other NOT SUPPORTED: Intel GMA 9xx or older, ATI Radeon X2500 or older
1366x768 minimum display resolution. Recommended is 1920x1080.
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.5 10.8
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 4 2.6 GHz or equivalent Intel Core 2 Duo
AMD Athlon 64 X2 5600
System memory (RAM) 2 GB 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2 GB
Video card (GPU) OpenGL 2.0 compatible Nvidia GeForce 9xxx
AMD Radeon HD
Intel HD series
1366x768 minimum display resolution. Recommended is 1920x1080.
Linux
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS)
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 4 2.6 GHz or equivalent Intel Core 2 Duo
AMD Athlon 64 X2 5600
System memory (RAM) 2 GB 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2 GB
Video card (GPU) OpenGL 2.0 compatible Nvidia GeForce 9xxx
AMD Radeon HD
Intel HD series
1366x768 minimum display resolution. Recommended is 1920x1080.

References