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Magic Carpet

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Magic Carpet
Magic Carpet cover
Developers
Bullfrog Productions
Publishers
Electronic Arts
Engines
Magic Carpet
Release dates
DOS 1994
Windows June 16, 2011[1]
macOS (OS X) October 18, 2012
Magic Carpet at Wikipedia
Magic Carpet
Magic Carpet 1994
Magic Carpet 2: The Netherworlds 1995

Key points

Press R to toggle hi-res mode (increases the resolution to 640x480). Note that this must be set everytime the game is launched

General information

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

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
DRM details are not known
DOS
GOG.com
DRM-free
Includes The Hidden Worlds expansion pack. Pre-packaged with DOSBox.[2]
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Origin
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Windows

Downloadable content (DLC) and expansions

Name Notes
The Hidden Worlds
DOS

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
DOS
Windows <path-to-game>\
macOS (OS X)

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
DOS
Windows <path-to-game>\SAVE
macOS (OS X)

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Origin

Video settings[edit]

Graphics settings (GOG.com version)
Graphics settings (GOG.com version)
Graphics option Option Notes
Widescreen resolution
Press R to toggle 640x480 mode (not remembered between sessions).
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Toggle with Alt+ Enter (when using DOSBox).
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Toggle with F4
Vertical sync (Vsync)
For DOSBox use an unofficial build (see the glossary page for other workarounds).
60 FPS
120+ FPS

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Press F1 to toggle sound FX. Press F2 to toggle the music.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Italian

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
LAN play
8
Online play
8 Via DOSBox IPX wrapping (GOG.com version is pre-configured).

VR support[edit]

3D modes Native Notes
Native 3D
Anaglyph 3D
Nvidia 3D Vision
TriDef 3D
iZ3D

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

DOS
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 5 6.2
Processor (CPU) Intel 486DX 100 MHz Intel Pentium 75 MHz
System memory (RAM) 8 MB 16 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 150 MB
Video card (GPU) VGA graphics card
Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP, Vista
Processor (CPU) 1.8 GHz
System memory (RAM) 512 MB 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2 GB
Video card (GPU) DirectX 7 compatible DirectX 9 compatible
macOS (OS X)
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10.6.8
Processor (CPU) Intel Core Duo 2 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD)
Video card (GPU) 64 MB of VRAM

References