Pac-Man World 2

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Pac-Man World 2
Pac-Man World 2 cover
Developers
Namco
Publishers
Hip Games
Release dates
Windows May 25, 2004
Pac-Man World 2 guide on StrategyWiki
Pac-Man World 2 on Wikipedia

Warnings

StarForce DRM for this game does not work on some versions of Windows (see Availability for affected versions).
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Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
StarForce 3 DRM[Note 1].
Windows
StarForce DRM for this game does not work on some versions of Windows (see above for affected versions).

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\settings.cfg[Note 2]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\saves\PacSave[Note 2]

Video settings[edit]

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Stretched 4:3 aspect ratio.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Set to 2880x2160 to keep the original 4:3 aspect ratio. Make sure your graphics card fullscreen settings are not set to stretch the image.
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Configuration file option doesn't work.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Up to 8 samples MSAA.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
No frame rate cap.

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Up to 7.0 output. May require DirectSound 3D restoration software.
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
EAX support

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Italian
Spanish

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Cutscenes Bink Video

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 98
Processor (CPU) 500 MHz
System memory (RAM) 64 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 900 MB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 2

Notes

  1. This version of StarForce DRM does not work on Windows Vista or later.[1][2][3][4] For supported versions of Windows the StarForce driver may need to be updated manually using SFUPDATE.
  2. 2.0 2.1 When running this game without Administrator elevation, activity in %PROGRAMFILES%, %PROGRAMFILES(X86)%, and %WINDIR% might be redirected to %LOCALAPPDATA%\VirtualStore\ (more details).

References