TrackMania Nations Forever

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TrackMania Nations Forever
TrackMania Nations Forever cover
Developers
Nadeo
Publishers
Ubisoft
Release dates
Windows April 16, 2008
TrackMania
TrackMania 2004
TrackMania Sunrise 2005
TrackMania Nations 2006
TrackMania United 2007
TrackMania Nations Forever 2008
TrackMania United Forever 2008
TrackMania 2: Canyon 2011
TrackMania 2: Stadium 2013
TrackMania 2: Valley 2013
Trackmania Turbo 2016
Trackmania 2: Lagoon 2017

This page is for the updated version. For the original release, see TrackMania Nations.

General information

Steam Community Discussions
Restrictions placed over what servers free accounts can join (FreeZones)

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Steam
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Free.
Windows

Essential improvements[edit]

Multiple patches are available for the game.
Sometimes the game can get confused with what region it is in. Edit the Nadeo.ini file to fix this issue.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/11020/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/11020/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Advanced video settings
Advanced video settings
Display compatibility settings
Display compatibility settings
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Listed as > 4:3 (large). Text and other display objects will stretch.
Multi-monitor
GUI elements are severely stretched.
Ultra-widescreen
GUI elements stretched.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Only supports resolutions up to 1280x960. Can be toggled with Alt+ Enter.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Bilnear, Trilnear, 2x, 4x, 8, and 16x
Anti-aliasing (AA)
2x, 4x, 6x, 8x, and 16x
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Listed as Display VSync.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
No FPS or refresh rate limit.

Input settings[edit]

Profile input bindings
Profile input bindings
Input settings
Input settings
Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
Every input is remappable in the profile settings.
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse not used in gameplay.
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
Full controller support
Controller remapping
Only available in-game through player's profile.
Controller sensitivity
Accessible in-game only.
Controller Y-axis inversion
Controller types
XInput-compatible controllers
Xbox button prompts
Impulse Trigger vibration
DualShock 4 controllers
Tracked motion controllers
Generic/other controllers
Any DirectInput or XInput device is supported.
Button prompts
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M

Audio settings[edit]

In-game Audio sliders
In-game Audio sliders
Audio settings
Audio settings
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Music and Sound Effects.
Surround sound
Uses System Config.
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
EAX support
EAX 5.0.

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Traditional Chinese
Czech
Dutch
French
German
Hungarian
Italian
Japanese
Korean
Polish
Portuguese
Russian
Spanish
Slovak

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Notes
LAN play
Online play

Connection types

Type Native Notes
Matchmaking
Peer-to-peer
Dedicated
Self-hosting
Direct IP
Requires accounts that own TrackMania Nations United for direct IP connections (FreeZone restrictions)

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9.0c
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 2000
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 4 1.6 GHz
AMD AthlonXP 1600+
System memory (RAM) 256 MB (512 MB with Vista)
Hard disk drive (HDD) 750 MB
Video card (GPU) 16 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0c or better compatible

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>/11020/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (11020) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References