Hellbender

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Hellbender
Hellbender cover
Developers
Terminal Reality
Publishers
Microsoft Game Studios
Release dates
Windows August 31, 1996
Hellbender at Wikipedia

Key points

The setup program must be run manually on modern versions of Windows.

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
CD key
Windows
A trial version is available.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\system\HELLBEND.INI

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\data\*.hel
Save files (*.hel) can be stored anywhere (this location is used by default).

Video settings[edit]

Video settings.
Video settings.

Input settings[edit]

Input settings.
Input settings.

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
E.V.E. voice over only.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio CC Notes
English

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
LAN play
8
Online play
8

Connection types

Issues fixed[edit]

"This Setup program is not intended to be used with your version of Windows" error when installing[edit]

Run setup manually[1]
  1. Open a command prompt window.
  2. Run the following command: G:\setup\acmsetup /Z customui /T Furyw32.stf /S g:\ (replace both instances of G: with the optical drive letter).
  3. Follow the setup steps normally.

Corrupted graphics in fullscreen mode[edit]

Use dgVoodoo 2[2]
  1. Download dgVoodoo 2.
  2. Extract the contents of the MS folder into the installation folder.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Cutscenes Smacker Video

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 95
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 75 Intel Pentium 90
System memory (RAM) 8 MB 16+ MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 32 MB 77 MB
Video card (GPU) SVGA bus video, 256-color display
DirectX 2.0 compatible
3-D accelerated graphics card
Other 4X CD-ROM

References

  1. microsoft hellbender installation help! - Games - Compatible Support Forums
  2. Verified by User:Garrett on September 1, 2017