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Sun Blast: Star Fighter

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Sun Blast: Star Fighter
Sun Blast: Star Fighter cover
Developers
OBLONE Software
Publishers
EQ Games
Release dates
Windows 2009
macOS (OS X) 2009
Linux 2009

Key points

Frame rate is capped at 45 FPS.

General information

Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Steam
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
All versions require Steam DRM; the version from the developer's site is no longer sold.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\Oblone\sunblast\
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Steam <Steam-folder>\userdata\<user-id>\344910\remote\
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%\Oblone\sunblast\
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Steam <Steam-folder>\userdata\<user-id>\344910\remote\

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

General settings.
General settings.
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Resolution change requires restart.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Toggling requires restart.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Frame rate is capped at 45 FPS.

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

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

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 7
OpenGL
64-bit executable

Issues unresolved[edit]

"Fatal Error - Steam user must be logged in to play this game"[edit]

Sun Blast does not work when Steam is in offline mode.[2]

Xbox One Controller not recognised[edit]

The Xbox One Controller is not supported.[1]

Issues fixed[edit]

Game does not start (no error message)[edit]

This can be caused by choosing a resolution that your display does not support.
Delete gfxsetup.cfg[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration files location.
  2. Delete gfxsetup.cfg.

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) XP
Processor (CPU) 1.8 GHz
System memory (RAM) 512 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 200 MB
Video card (GPU) OpenGL compatible
128 MB of VRAM
macOS (OS X)
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10.6
Processor (CPU) 1.8 GHz
System memory (RAM) 512 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 200 MB
Video card (GPU) OpenGL compatible
128 MB of VRAM

References