Gothic System Pack is a mod for Gothic, created by Guzz aka killer-m, MaGoth, KuDeSnik and alex_draven.
Description (in authors own words):
Gothic 1 - SystemPack is the system and exec files update package, that modifies and develops game working ability of "GOTHIC1", "GOTHIC2: Classic", "GOTHIC2: The Night Of The Raven", mods and addons based on them.
Package Adaptation for work with WinXP, WinVista, Win7, Win8, WinBlue;
Package Adaptation for support of "GOTHIC1", "GOTHIC2: Classic", "GOTHIC2: The Night Of The Raven" considering all changes and corrections;
Automatic dynamic memory and system files patching for all versions of supported games;
Surround sound system integration - X3DAudio - for all versions of supported games;
The package uses own *.INI file with partially modifying internal options for all versions of supported games.
High resolution support;
Adjusted FOV Hor+;
Increased world, NPC, portals render distance;
Balanced correspondence of map sides;
Ability to shut off LOD;
Fixed bug with disappearing objects/models when turned on tesselation.
Increased min texture cache threshold;
Disabled odd stream for resource manager;
Disabled cache unloading when minimizing the game;
Modified low FPS and showing window frame in full-screen mode on Windows 8 and 8.1.
Modified scaling duplication in video playback;
Disabled limitation video file resolution.
Surround audio support on base of X3DAudio/XAudio2.
Virtual file system:
Highly increased game start and load speed.
Fixed problem of game start on Windows 7 over rundll32.exe;
Fixed problem of game start over Logitech SetPoint driver;
Fixed problem of camera hitch and disappearing textures on NVIDIA cards;
Disabled FPS limitation;
Repaired options of F8 key in test-mode MARVIN;
Game starts in 32-bit color range;
Added ability to set key auto-repeat speed;
Repaired disability to activate the plug in the Temple of Sleeper;
Added ability to change game Splash-screen (loading screen);
Partially modified key bindings;
Increased max polygons in models;
Added set model spin speed;
1. Install game "GOTHIC1"
2. Install Gothic1_PlayerKit-1.08k.exe
3. Install G1Classic-SystemPack-1.1.exe
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