Major Stryker

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Major Stryker
Major Stryker cover
Developers
Apogee Software
Release dates
DOS January 31, 1993[1]
Windows (DOSBox) October 23, 2014[2]
macOS (OS X) (DOSBox) May 5, 2015[3]
Major Stryker on Wikipedia

Key points

Re-released as freeware on March 13, 2006.[4]

General information

Official site
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
DRM-free
DOS
Official website
DRM-free
Windows
Steam
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Windows
macOS (OS X)

Essential improvements[edit]

Run in DOSBox[edit]

To run correctly in DOSBox leave all DOSBox settings at their defaults.[5]

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
DOS <path-to-game>\CONFIG.MS
Windows <path-to-game>\CONFIG.MS[Note 1]
macOS (OS X) <path-to-game> (mounted in DOSBox)[Note 2]
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/358300/pfx/[Note 3]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
DOS <path-to-game>\SR*.MS
Windows <path-to-game>\SR*.MS[Note 1]
macOS (OS X) <path-to-game> (mounted in DOSBox)[Note 2]
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/358300/pfx/[Note 3]
SRN.MS is a save game index.

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
320x200 only.
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)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
For DOSBox use an unofficial build (see the glossary page for other workarounds).
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Frame rate is capped at around 12 FPS.[6]

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
On/off only.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Everything is text-based.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
DOS video modes
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
macOS (OS X)

System requirements[edit]

DOS
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS)
Processor (CPU) 286/12
System memory (RAM) 448k of conventional memory
Hard disk drive (HDD) 6.5 MB
Video card (GPU) EGA

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 When running this game without Administrator elevation, activity in %PROGRAMFILES%, %PROGRAMFILES(X86)%, and %WINDIR% might be redirected to %LOCALAPPDATA%\VirtualStore\ (more details).
  2. 2.0 2.1 File/folder structure within the installation folder reflects the path(s) listed for DOS and/or PC booter game data.
  3. 3.0 3.1 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>/358300/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (358300) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References