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Extract all files from the zip-file to the root-folder of your game, which can be either Gothic I or II.
REGoth.exe to start the game.
This method can be used, if you want to use the same REGoth-installation for multiple instances of Gothic.
First, extract the files anywhere you like. To start a game now, you need to tell REGoth, where it can find the gamefiles and which world to load.
This can be done using the
REGoth.exe -g "path/to/Gothic"
If you have any .mod-file which you want to load, you can add it using the
- Movement: WASD or Arrowkeys + Mouse
- CTRL/MB1 as the general action-button for everything
- Enter to accept dialogue-lines
- Debug: Space/Shift for more speed. F1-F4 to switch camera-modes.
- UI: B for status-screen, L for log-screen, ESC for menu
- Console: F10 to open, ESC to close.
Here is a list of all useful commandline-options:
Usage: -h, --help : Prints this message -vsync, --vertical-sync : Enables vertical sync -g, --game-dir : Root-folder of your Gothic installation --g1-path : Game data to use when the -g1 flag is specified on the commandline --g2-path : Game data to use when the -g2 flag is specified on the commandline -g1, --start-g1 : Uses the path stored in the 'g1-path' config setting as game data path -g2, --start-g2 : Uses the path stored in the 'g2-path' config setting as game data path -m, --mod-file : Additional .mod-file to load -w, --world : .ZEN-file to load out of one of the vdf-archives --empty-world : Will load no .ZEN-file at all. -p, --player : When starting a new game, the player will be inserted as the given NPC --skipmenu : Skips the menu and starts a new game directly on game startup -snd, --sound-device : OpenAL sound device -rdist, --render-distance: Renderdistance multiplicator -s, --sky : Selects the sky to render. Possible options: auto, g1, g2 --unpack-vdf : [2 args] [vdf-archive, target-folder] Unpacks the given vdf-archive to the target-folder. Directory structure is not preserved. --install-game : [2 args] [installer-exe, target-folder] Unpacks the given Gothic-Installer-Executable without actually running the installer. --show-routes : (Debug) Shows the routes on the Waynet NPCs are moving on
Q: Some .dll-file is missing! (Like MSVCP140.dll)
A: Install the VC-Redist package (2015, 32-bit): https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=48145
Q: Low performance, crashes, xy is not working!
A: This project is still in a very early state. You will need to wait for a later release.
This is still a very early build! Things may not work or go slow.
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