Steam Marines

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Steam Marines
Steam Marines cover
Developers
Worthless Bums
Engines
Torque
Release dates
Windows September 24, 2014[1]
macOS (OS X) September 24, 2014[1]
Linux September 24, 2014[1]

General information

Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Official website
DRM-free
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
itch.io
DRM-free
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Steam
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\Worthless Bums\Steam Marines
macOS (OS X)
Linux
It's unknown whether this game follows the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux. Please fill in this information.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\Worthless Bums\Steam Marines\save.sav
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Audio/Video settings.
Audio/Video settings.

Vertical sync (Vsync)[edit]

Enter console command[2]
  1. Open the console in-game by pressing Ctrl+~.
  2. Enter the following: setverticalsync(1);

Notes

If your keyboard does not support ~ see in-game console to rebind it.

Input settings[edit]

Input settings.
Input settings.

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
BGM, SFX
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Issues fixed[edit]

Black screen or main menu not loading properly on startup[edit]

Force boot into a specific resolution[4]
  1. Open %APPDATA%\Worthless Bums\Steam Marines\common\commonConfig.xml
  2. Change <Resolution> and <FullScreen> values accordingly
  3. Save and close the file
Boot in Direct3D[4]
  1. Open <path-to-game>\Steam Marines\main.cs in a text editor
  2. Change the value of $ForceOpenGL to false
  3. Save and close the file
Update graphics card driver[4]
Windows 8.1 with older Radeon HD series graphics cards (e.g. 4000)[4]

Using the driver offered here might solve problems.
A list of supported graphics cards can be found here

Other information[edit]

In-game console[edit]

Information regarding the in-game console and all important console commands can be found here
Changing console hotkey[citation needed]
  1. Open %APPDATA%\Worthless Bums\Steam Marines\common\commonConfig.xml
  2. Change the following value to open the console with Ctrl+F1 (example):
<ConsoleKey>ctrl f1</ConsoleKey>
  1. Save and close the file.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP
Processor (CPU) 800 MHz 2 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 30 MB
Video card (GPU) 32 MB of VRAM 128 MB of VRAM
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.5
Processor (CPU) 800 MHz 2 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 30 MB
Video card (GPU) 32 MB of VRAM 128 MB of VRAM

References