Total Annihilation: Kingdoms

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Total Annihilation: Kingdoms
Total Annihilation: Kingdoms cover
Developers
Cavedog Entertainment
Publishers
GT Interactive
Release dates
Windows June 25, 1999
macOS (OS X) April 23, 2013[1]
Total Annihilation: Kingdoms guide on StrategyWiki
Total Annihilation: Kingdoms on Wikipedia
Total Annihilation
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Total Annihilation: Kingdoms 1999

Key points

Modding tools are available
Small but dedicated community

General information

Total Annihilation Wiki - A wiki for everything Total Annihilation.
Total Annihilation Universe - A huge fan site for the entire Total Annihilation series.
GOG.com Community Discussions for game series
GOG.com Support Page

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
SafeDisc v1 DRM[Note 1]
Windows
GOG.com
DRM-free
Includes "The Iron Plague" expansion. Comes pre-configured with nGlide.
Windows
macOS (OS X)
SafeDisc retail DRM no longer functions properly on Windows Vista and later (see above for affected versions).

Downloadable content (DLC) and expansions

Name Notes
The Iron Plague
Windows
macOS (OS X)

Game data[edit]

In-game interface settings.
In-game interface settings.

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Cavedog Entertainment\Kingdoms
macOS (OS X)

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\SavedGames[Note 2]
macOS (OS X)

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy

Video settings[edit]

In-game video settings.
In-game video settings.

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
Modify the Keys.TDF file in the game installation folder with Notepad.
Mouse acceleration
Can only change scroll speed
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.

Audio settings[edit]

In-game audio settings.
In-game audio settings.
In-game music settings.
In-game music settings.
Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
LAN play
8
Online play
8

Connection types

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows
macOS (OS X)

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 95
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 233 MHz
System memory (RAM) 32 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 350 MB
Video card (GPU) DirectX 6.1 compatible
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.6.8
Processor (CPU) Intel Core Duo 2 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB
Video card (GPU) 64 MB of VRAM

Notes

  1. SafeDisc retail DRM does not work on Windows 10[2] and is disabled by default on Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows 8.1 when the KB3086255 update is installed.[3]
  2. When running this game without Administrator elevation, activity in %PROGRAMFILES%, %PROGRAMFILES(X86)%, and %WINDIR% might be redirected to %LOCALAPPDATA%\VirtualStore\ (more details).

References