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Strife: Veteran Edition

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Strife: Veteran Edition
Strife: Veteran Edition cover
Developers
Rogue Entertainment
Publishers
Night Dive Studios
Engines
id Tech 1
Release dates
Windows December 12, 2014[1]
macOS (OS X) December 12, 2014[1]
Linux December 12, 2014[1]
Strife: Veteran Edition at Wikipedia
Strife
Strife 1996
Strife: Veteran Edition 2014

This page is for the 2014 re-release. For the original 1996 version, see Strife.

Key points

Commerial source port of Strife using a modified version of Chocolate Strife and Kex 2.
Open source.[2]

General information

GOG.com Community Discussions
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Publisher website
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Purchase via Humble Widget.
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
GOG.com
DRM-free
Includes the original version as a bonus
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Humble Store
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Steam
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Comes with a scanned manual (in PDF) and soundtrack (in OGG). They can be found in the installation folder.

Game data[edit]

The original data files which can be used in other source ports are found in <path-to-game>\STRIFE1.WAD and <path-to-game>\VOICES.WAD. All changes from the original are found in <path-to-game>\SVE.wad.[3]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\*.cfg
macOS (OS X) <path-to-game>/*.cfg
Linux <path-to-game>/*.cfg
This game does not follow the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\strfsav*.ssg
macOS (OS X) <path-to-game>/strfsav*.ssg
Linux <path-to-game>/strfsav*.ssg

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Graphics settings.
Graphics settings.
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Mouse cursor is oversized.
Ultra-widescreen
Mouse cursor is slightly oversized.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Slider - 74-110° horizontal.
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Using 3rd party application.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
FSAA
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Dialogues always have subtitles displayed.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Notes
Local play
LAN play
Online play

Connection types

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
OpenGL
Software renderer
64-bit executable

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Multiplayer Steamworks

Issues fixed[edit]

Text isn't shown on a screen / is displayed out of borders[edit]

Change DPI scaling for monitor[4]
  1. Right click on a desktop.
  2. Click Personalize.
  3. Click Set custom text size (DPI).
  4. Set it to Small 100% (default).
  5. Apply the changes.

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP, Vista, 7 7, 8
Processor (CPU) 1.0 GHz 1.5 GHz
System memory (RAM) 256 MB 512 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 500 MB
Video card (GPU) DirectX 9.0c compatible
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.6 Leopard 10.7
Processor (CPU) 1.0 GHz 1.5 GHz
System memory (RAM) 256 MB 512 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 500 MB
Linux
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Ubuntu 14.04 LTS
Processor (CPU) 1.0 GHz 1.5 GHz
System memory (RAM) 256 MB 512 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 500 MB

References