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Lords of the Realm

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Lords of the Realm
Lords of the Realm cover
Developers
Impressions Games
Release dates
DOS 1994
Windows 1997
macOS (OS X) April 23, 2013[1]
Lords of the Realm at Wikipedia
Lords of the Realm
Lords of the Realm 1994
Lords of the Realm II 1996
Lords of the Realm III 2003

General information

GOG.com Community Discussions for game series
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
DRM details are not known
DOS
Windows
GOG.com
DRM-free
Bundled with Lords of the Realm II.
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Steam
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DOS version pre-packaged with DOSBox.[2]
Windows
The GOG.com version includes both the floppy and CD versions. The floppy version is pre-packaged with DOSBox.[3]

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
DOS <path-to-game>\LORDS.INF
Windows <path-to-game>\LORDS.INF
macOS (OS X)
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/254920/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
DOS <path-to-game>\*.SAV
Windows <path-to-game>\*.SAV
macOS (OS X)
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/254920/pfx/[Note 1]
Germany CD version save files are *.svg instead of *.sav.

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

General settings.
General settings.
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
320x200 only. Windows version runs at 640x480.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Toggle with Alt+ Enter when using DOSBox. False for CD version.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
For DOSBox use an unofficial build (see the glossary page for other workarounds).
60 FPS and 120+ FPS

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
For DOSBox use the DOSBox Mapper (see the glossary page for other workarounds).
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
For DOSBox use the DOSBox Mapper (see the glossary page for other workarounds).

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
On/off only.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
True for Windows, false for DOSBox.

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
German
Polish
German retail only. Not available digitally.

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
6 Hot seat
LAN play
2 When using DOSBox; DOS version only.
Online play
2 Using IPX tunneling; DOS version only.

Connection types

Type Native Notes
Peer-to-peer
Dedicated
Self-hosting
Direct IP
When using DOSBox.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS)
Processor (CPU) 486DX/2-66 Intel Pentium 75 or better
System memory (RAM) 8 MB 8 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2 MB
Video card (GPU) SVGA 640x480x256 colors
macOS (OS X)
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10.6.8
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo 2 GHz+
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD)
Video card (GPU) 64 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>/254920/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (254920) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References