Split Second

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Split Second
Split Second cover
Developers
Black Rock Studio
Publishers
Disney Interactive Studios
Release dates
Windows May 18, 2010
Split Second at Wikipedia

Key points

Released as Split/Second: Velocity in the United Kingdom.
Frame rate is capped at 30 FPS. See Frame rate (FPS).
Official multiplayer servers have been shut down.[1]

General information

Steam Community Discussions
Official Website

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
SecuROM v7.41.0004 DRM
Windows
Amazon.com
DRM details are not known
Windows
Steam
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Contains inert SecuROM DRM.[2]
Windows

Downloadable content (DLC) and expansions[edit]

The DLC packs are only available on consoles.[3]

Game data[edit]

Configuration file location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Disney Interactive Studios\Split Second\
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/297860/pfx/[Note 1]
Configuration file is encrypted.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Disney Interactive Studios\Split Second\
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/297860/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

General settings
General settings
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
See the WSGF entry.
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
See D3DWindower. Set your resolution beforehand or the game will crash.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
2x SSAA is enabled at very high settings.[4] No individual option.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
See Frame rate (FPS).
120+ FPS

Frame rate (FPS)[edit]

60 FPS patch with physics and powerplays working[citation needed]

Instructions

  1. Unpack archive
  2. Run Noobpatcher
  3. Select your unpatched game executable
  4. Select the SplitSecond.NoobDiff from the archive
  5. Wait for the patch process to complete
  6. Run the patched exe

Notes

Driving becomes stiff, especially while turning.
Uncap the frame rate to 60 FPS[citation needed]

Notes

Causes issues with some essential gameplay elements (e.g. Powerplays).

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Sound Effects, Music
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
Game pauses when not on focus.

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Italian
Polish
Russian
Spanish

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
2 Versus
Player two must be using a (real or emulated) Xbox 360 Controller.
LAN play
8
Online play
8 Official multiplayer servers have been shut down.[1]

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
64-bit executable

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Physics Havok
Audio FMOD
Interface Scaleform
Cutscenes Bink

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP SP3 Vista SP2, 7
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium D 3 GHz
AMD Athlon 64 X2 2.0 GHz
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 6656 MB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 7600
ATI Radeon X1600
256 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0c compatible
Shader model 3.0 support

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>/297860/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (297860) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References