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Master Reboot

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Master Reboot
Master Reboot cover
Developers
Wales Interactive
Engines
Unreal Engine 3
Release dates
Windows October 29, 2013
macOS (OS X) November 20, 2013[1]

General information

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Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
GamersGate
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Green Man Gaming
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Humble Store
DRM-free
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Steam
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Windows
macOS (OS X)

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Use command line argument[citation needed]

Use the -nostartupmovies command line argument.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\UDKGame\Config\
macOS (OS X) ~/Library/Application Support/MasterReboot/UDKGame/Config/
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/251850/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\Binaries\Win32\SaveData.bin
macOS (OS X) <path-to-game>/MasterReboot.app/Contents/Resources/Engine/Config/SaveData.bin
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/251850/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Graphics settings.
Graphics settings.

Ultra-widescreen[edit]

Change resolution[2]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open UDKSystemSettings.ini.
  3. Modify ResX=0 and ResY=0 to your desired resolution.
  4. Save the file, then change its properties to Read only.
Change aspect ratio[2]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open UDKEngine.ini.
  3. Change MaintainXFOV in AspectRatioAxisConstraint=AspectRatio_MaintainXFOV to MaintainYFOV.
  4. Save the file, then change its properties to Read only.

Notes

This will properly scale the game with your desired resolution across 21:9 or multiple monitors.

Field of view (FOV)[edit]

Change FOV in console[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open UDKInput.ini.
  3. Replace ConsoleKey= with ConsoleKey=Tilde
  4. Launch the game and press ~ to open the console.
  5. Type in fov x (replace x with any number between 40 and 120).
  6. Press Enter to apply it, then close the console with ~.

Borderless fullscreen windowed[edit]

Use GeDoSaTo[citation needed]
  1. Install and open GeDoSaTo.
  2. Click on Edit Settings and create a profile for MasterReboot.
  3. Add the line forceBorderlessFullscreen true and save.
  4. Click on User Whitelist and add the line MasterReboot and save.
  5. Start the game in fullscreen mode.

Anisotropic filtering (AF)[edit]

Change MaxAnisotropy setting[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open UDKSystemSettings.ini.
  3. Replace MaxAnisotropy=8 with MaxAnisotropy=16

High frame rate[edit]

Change frame rate smoothing[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open UDKEngine.ini.
  3. Search and change bSmoothFrameRate to FALSE or raise MaxSmoothedFrameRate value.
  4. Save file.
For more information, see the Unreal Engine 3 page.

Input settings[edit]

Input settings.
Input settings.

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Welsh

Issues fixed[edit]

No visuals when using a PC with Intel integrated graphics and Nvidia GPU[edit]

No Visuals Fix[citation needed]
  1. Using Nvidia Optimus.
  2. Open Nvidia Control Panel.
  3. Click view to make sure "Add "Run with graphics processor" to context menu" is enabled.
  4. Right click on MasterReboot.exe and mouse over "run with graphics processor"
  5. Select Nvidia Processor.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP, Vista, 7 7
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo
AMD Athlon 64 x2
Intel Core i5/i7, AMD equivalent or better
System memory (RAM) 2 GB 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 9600 GT
ATI Radeon 4670 HD
Nvidia GeForce GTX 280
ATI Radeon 4870
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.6.3
Processor (CPU) Intel Dual Core 1.6 GHz Intel Quad Core 2.2 GHz
System memory (RAM) 2 GB 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1.4 GB
Video card (GPU) Intel HD 4000
OpenGL 3.3 compatible
Shader model 3 support
AMD Radeon HD 6750M
512 MB of VRAM
64-bit recommended.

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>/251850/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (251850) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References