World War II GI

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World War II GI
World War II GI cover
Developers
TNT Team
Publishers
GT Interactive
Retroism
Night Dive Studios
Engines
Build
Release dates
DOS March 15, 1999
Windows November 13, 2015
Linux November 13, 2015
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General information

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Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
DRM details are not known
DOS
Amazon.com
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Windows
Linux
Green Man Gaming
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Windows
Linux
Steam
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Includes Platoon Leader expansion
Windows
Linux

Downloadable content (DLC) and expansions

Name Notes
Platoon Leader Free
DOS
Windows
Linux

Essential improvements[edit]

EDuke32 source port[edit]

EDuke32 is a modern source port and map editor for Windows, OS X and Linux. It features many improvements including higher resolutions and widescreen/multi-monitor support

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
DOS <path-to-game>\WW2GI.CFG
Windows <path-to-game>\WW2GI\WW2GI.CFG
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
DOS <path-to-game>\GAME*.SAV
Windows <path-to-game>\WW2GI\GAME*.SAV
Linux

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Field of view (FOV)[edit]

Set EDuke32 FOV[1][2]
  1. Extract EDuke32 into the installation folder.
  2. Run it and enable Polymer in the launcher.
  3. Open the console (~) and enter r_pr_fov ### with the angle you want.
FOV is calculated in Build angles, not degrees; 512 is about 90°, 625 is about 110°, etc. The default is 426.

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Sound and Music.
Surround sound
Subtitles
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


Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable
Use EDuke32.

System requirements[edit]

DOS
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 5.0
Processor (CPU) Intel 486DX4
System memory (RAM) 16 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD)
Video card (GPU) VESA, VGA
Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP, Vista, 7
Processor (CPU) 1.0 GHz 1.5 GHz
System memory (RAM) 512 MB 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 800 MB
Video card (GPU) DirectX compatible
Sound (audio device) DirectX compatible
Linux
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Ubuntu 14.04 LTS
Processor (CPU) 1.0 GHz 1.5 GHz
System memory (RAM) 512 MB 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 800 MB
Video card (GPU) OpenGL compatible
Sound (audio device) ALSA compatible

References