Gas Guzzlers Extreme

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Gas Guzzlers Extreme
Gas Guzzlers Extreme cover
Developers
Gamepires
Publishers
Iceberg Interactive
Release dates
Windows October 18, 2013
macOS (OS X) TBA[1]
Linux TBA[1]
Gas Guzzlers
Gas Guzzlers: Combat Carnage 2012
Gas Guzzlers Extreme 2013

General information

Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Amazon.com
GamersGate
Green Man Gaming
Steam
All versions require Steam DRM.

Downloadable content (DLC) and expansions

Name Notes
Full Metal Frenzy
Full Metal Zombie

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Skip intro videos[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open GasGuzzlers.xml
  3. Find the part:
<Var
    name="SkipIntro"
    type="Bool"
    value="0" />

and change the value to 1.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Gamepires\GasGuzzlersExtreme
macOS (OS X)
Linux
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\Gamepires\GasGuzzlersExtreme
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Video settings.
Video settings.
Video settings (continued).
Video settings (continued).
Graphics option Option Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Can be stretched to any window size.
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
See Field of view (FOV).
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Use Borderless Gaming with 'Auto-Maximize' disabled.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Up to 16 samples.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
FXAA and SSAA up to 200% by adjusting the Pixel Size option.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
120+ FPS
See Run the game at screen refresh rate.

Field of view (FOV)[edit]

Field of view[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open GasGuzzlers.xml
  3. Find the part:
<Var
    name="MinCameraFOV"
    type="Float"
    value="50.000000" />
<Var
    name="MaxCameraFOV"
    type="Float"
    value="65.000000" />

and change both values to your desired value.

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 CC Notes
English
Brazilian Portuguese
French
German
Hungarian
Italian
Polish
Russian
Spanish

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Notes
Local play
[2]
LAN play
Traffic will route over LAN but requires Internet connection
Online play

Issues fixed[edit]

Run the game at screen refresh rate[edit]

Fullscreen mode defaults to 60 Hz, even if the screen refresh rate is set higher than that.
Set refresh rate manually[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open GasGuzzlers.xml.
  3. Find the following lines.
<Var
    name="RefreshRateInHz"
    type="Int"
    value="60" />
  1. Change 60 to the screen refresh rate.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9, 11 Direct3D 9 available under a separate branch.[3]
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Vista 7, 8
Processor (CPU) 2.0 GHz Dual-core Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 2.4 GHz
System memory (RAM) 2 GB 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 12 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 8800 Ultra
ATI Radeon HD 4850
512 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9 compatible
Shader model 3.0 support
ATI Radeon HD 6850
Nvidia GeForce 560
1 GB of VRAM

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Mac/Linux Support? :: Gas Guzzlers Extreme General Discussions
  2. Split-screen? :: Gas Guzzlers Extreme General Discussions
  3. Gas Guzzlers Extreme DirectX 11 build and 1.8 patch RELEASED - Steam Community :: Group Announcements :: Gas Guzzlers Extreme