Lost Planet 2

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Lost Planet 2
Lost Planet 2 cover
MT Framework
Release dates
Windows October 12, 2010
Lost Planet
Lost Planet: Extreme Condition 2007
Lost Planet: Extreme Condition Colonies Edition 2008
Lost Planet 2 2010
Lost Planet 3 2013

Key points

Includes benchmark.

General information

Steam Community Discussions
Steam Users' Forums for game series


Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail SecuROM DRM disc check.
Steam Region blocked in certain countries.
All versions require Games for Windows - LIVE DRM.
Region-Lock on Steam, some users from Latin American countries cannot view or purchase the game (country exceptions: Chile).

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\capcom\LOST PLANET 2\config.ini

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\capcom\LOST PLANET 2\<user-id>\Lostplanet2.Lostplanet2Save-capcom
The files in %LOCALAPPDATA%\Microsoft\XLive contain your unique offline profile ID.

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Video settings 1/2.
Video settings 1/2.
Video settings 2/2.
Video settings 2/2.
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Bezel-compensated resolutions are not supported.[1]
Main menus are pillarboxed. HUD elements remain in 16:9 resolution positions.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Via options or toggle with Alt+ Enter.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Attempting to force it will switch the game back into fullscreen mode.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Force in the graphics card control panel.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Up to 16xQ CSAA in DirectX 9 mode, and up to 32x CSAA in DirectX 11.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
120+ FPS

Input settings[edit]

Input settings.
Input settings.
Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Cannot bind two actions to one key. Cannot bind thumb mouse buttons.
Mouse acceleration
Enabled by default; to disable it go to in-game Options, Key configuration, Controls, and set the "Mouse Sensitivity" setting to max value (32).
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller support
XInput controllers only.
Full controller support
Controller remapping
Via launcher.
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Additional information
Button prompts
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Music and Effects.
Surround sound
Up to 5.1 output.[2]
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost


Language UI Audio CC Notes


Online features require a Microsoft account (optional for offline play).

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
LAN play
16 Versus, Co-op
Co-op supports 4 players
Online play
16 Versus, Co-op
Co-op supports 4 players

Issues fixed[edit]

Game fails to start after launcher[edit]

This can be caused by the MS13-057/KB2803821 update; reinstall the update to resolve the issue.[3]
Reinstall KB2803821[3]
  1. Open Programs and Features:
    • Vista and later: Open the Start screen/Start menu, type appwiz.cpl and press Enter.
    • Windows XP: Press Win+R, type appwiz.cpl and press Enter.
  2. View the installed updates:
    • Vista and later: choose View installed updates.
    • Windows XP: choose Show updates.
  3. Locate KB2803821 and remove it.
  4. Run Windows Update and install the update again to get a newer version that does not have this problem.

Other information[edit]


Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Operating system (OS) XP, Vista
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo, AMD Athlon X2, or faster
System memory (RAM) 1 GB+ (Windows XP); 2 GB+ (Vista)
Hard disk drive (HDD) 13 GB
Video card (GPU) NVIDIA GeForce 7800 Series, ATI Radeon HD 2400 Pro, or higher
256 MB of VRAM
Shader model 3.0 support


  1. Lost Planet 2 | WSGF
  2. PC Gaming Surround Sound Round-up
  3. 3.0 3.1 MS13-057: Description of the security update for Windows Media Format Runtime 9 and 9.5 (wmvdmod.dll), and for Windows Media Player 11 and 12: July 9, 2013