Emergency 2012

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Emergency 2012
Emergency 2012 cover
Developers
Quadriga Games
Publishers
Deep Silver
Engines
Vision 8
Release dates
Windows November 5, 2010
Emergency 2012 at Wikipedia
Emergency
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Emergency 2: The Ultimate Fight for Life 2002
Emergency 3: Mission:Life 2005
Emergency 4: Global Fighters for Life 2006
Emergency 2012 2010
Emergency 2013 2012
Emergency 2014 2013
Emergency 5 2014
Emergency 2016 2015
Emergency 2017 2016
Emergency 20 2017

General information

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Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
Windows
No longer available in digital distribution.

Essential improvements[edit]

Patches[edit]

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\Quadriga Games\Emergency 2012\em2012.cfg
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/40370/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\Quadriga Games\Emergency 2012\
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/40370/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Video settings.
Video settings.
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Rendering resolution (described at Resolution) has to be set to Very High to render the image at native resolution.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
See Windowed.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See Windowed.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Enabled by default. See Vertical sync (Vsync).
60 FPS and 120+ FPS

Windowed[edit]

Hex edit exe files[1]
  1. Edit <path-to-game>\bin.x86\em2012.exe with a hex editor.
  2. Find a sequence of bytes E8C2160000A0CCEABE008B15.
  3. Replace it with: E8C2160000B0009090908B15.
  4. Save the file.

Notes

This was tested with 2.0 retail version of the game.
Window is Borderless.

Vertical sync (Vsync)[edit]

Set vsync in config file[1]
  1. Edit %LOCALAPPDATA%\Quadriga Games\Emergency 2012\em2012.cfg with a text editor.
  2. Find a line <var name="r_vsync" value="1" />.
  3. Replace value 1 with 0 to disable Vsync (e.g.<var name="r_vsync" value="0" />).

Input settings[edit]

Game settings.
Game settings.
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]

Audio settings.
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
French
German
Italian
Polish
Available only in local retail release.
Spanish
Russian
Fan translation by «TTL T.Community»

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Notes
LAN play
Online play

Ports

Protocol Port(s) and/or port range(s)
TCP 58282, 54322
UDP 12345, 54322
Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) support status is unknown.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
Shader Model support 3
64-bit executable

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Physics PhysX

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP, Vista, 7
Processor (CPU) 2.5 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 5 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 6600
Ati Radeon X1300
256 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>/40370/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (40370) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Verified by User:Suicide_machine on 20180-05-04