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Worms Forts: Under Siege

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Worms Forts: Under Siege
Worms Forts: Under Siege cover
Developers
Team17
Publishers
Sega
Release dates
Windows November 19, 2004
Worms Forts: Under Siege at Wikipedia
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Worms Revolution 2012
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Worms World Party Remastered 2015
Worms W.M.D 2016

Key points

GameSpy online server browser has stopped working due to GameSpy services being shut down.

General information

Unofficial Worms Wiki
Dream17 Softography
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)
Uses SafeDisc DRM[Note 1].
Windows
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Can be toggled in the GOG.com release.
Use the /NOMOVIES command line argument[citation needed]

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\GOG\WormsForts\config.ini
%PROGRAMDATA%\GOG.com\Galaxy\support\1207659170\1207659170\userappdata

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\data\SaveGame.xom

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy

Video settings[edit]

External options menu (GOG.com release only).
External options menu (GOG.com release only).
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Use Worms Forts Launcher (set Aspect: On).
Multi-monitor
Use Worms Forts Launcher (set Aspect: On).
Ultra-widescreen
Use Worms Forts Launcher (set Aspect: On).
4K Ultra HD
Use Worms Forts Launcher (set Aspect: On).
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Can be toggled in the GOG.com release. See Windowed for the retail release.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Can be toggled in the GOG.com release.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Can be toggled in the GOG.com release.
60 FPS
120+ FPS

Windowed[edit]

Use the /WIN command line argument[citation needed]

Input settings[edit]

In-game control settings.
In-game control settings.
In-game key/button map settings.
In-game key/button map settings.

Audio settings[edit]

In-game audio settings.
In-game audio settings.
In-game language settings.
In-game language settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Disable music[edit]

Use the /NOMUSIC command line argument[citation needed]

Disable speech[edit]

Use the /SHUTUP command line argument[citation needed]

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Hungarian
Local retail version only.
Italian
Spanish
Polish

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
16 Hot seat, Versus
LAN play
4 Versus
Online play
Versus
GameSpy services have been shut down;[3] see GameSpy for workarounds.
Asynchronous multiplayer

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
OpenGL 1.4
64-bit executable

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Multiplayer GameSpy

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 98 ME, 2000, XP
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium III 1.0 GHz
AMD Athlon 1.0 GHz
Intel Pentium 4 1.5 GHz
AMD Athlon 1.5 GHz
System memory (RAM) 256 MB 512 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 800 MB
Video card (GPU) 64 MB of VRAM
OpenGL 1.4 compatible
DirectX 9.0c compatible
128 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0 compatible
Supported ATI chipsets: 8500, 9000, 9200, 9500, 9600, 9700, 9800, X300, X600, X800
Supported Nvidia chipsets: GeForce2 Series, GeForce3/Ti Series, GeForce4 MX Series, GeForce4/Ti Series, GeForce FX Series, GeForce 6 Series
Supported Martrox chipsets: Parhelia

Notes

  1. SafeDisc retail DRM does not work on Windows 10[1] and is disabled by default on Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows 8.1 when the KB3086255 update is installed.[2]

References