Thief series thief 2 ingame gamma settings not working 8 posts solved 8 posts solved. A vast selection of titles, drmfree, with free goodies, customer love, and one fair price for all regions. And of course with support for widescreen, and whatever resolution your monitor is capable of. Steam doesnt support launching a different executable, so unfortunately ive had to make thief2mp. This guide will help you get thief 2 running on your computer. The metal age, a place of powerful new technologies, fanatical religions and corruption. While you could dust off an old cd copy, id recommend using a modern repack of either game for your base, just for consistencys sake. Running with tafferpatcher and the enhancements it came with, then installed hd mod by bentraxx. They did an ok job of setting up the game and getting up and running for players but that still isnt enough for some people who report crashes and general instability. Steam community guide thief 2 setup and modding guide. Id like to add something important thats been missing from all the posts. If your copy of steam is located in the program files or program files x86 folder, you will need to move your thief 2 installation to another location. Thief 1 with tfix and everything is flawless, as was thief 2 before applying t2fix. Ive installed fresh t2 through steam, applied tafferpatcher downloaded from ttlg forums and just unpacked and ran this with fmsel.
Thief s roulette is a storydriven puzzle game inspired by the zero escape and danganronpa game series. You can find thief 1 gold here on steamgog, and thief 2 on steamgog i recommend both. Im on windows 10 with the latest updates using an i7 3770k and gtx1080 with the latest drivers. Please keep in mind too that youll need tafferpatcher installed for thief 2 and tfix for thief gold in order for the new dark engine to work. Thief 2 hd mod faq thread thief 2 hd texture mod for. It doesnt work on my operating system its not in my library im having trouble with my retail cd key log in for more personalized options its not in my library im having. It hooks but i dont have a g3d option and there is no 3d effect with z adaptive and normal. But with a gtx 780m and i7 4700hq i cant get a locked 60 fps. I purchased the thief collection through harley games in the uk for two main reasons. I just installed the tafferpatcher mod for thief 2 and ive been trying to troubleshoot this for hours. Open it with a text editor but not with a word processor like ms word or libreoffice. Can be found at this through the looking glass forum post. Finally, the missions can then be downloaded from fan sites. The game uses the exact same engine as the first thief game, and therefore has the exact same shortcoming on modern hardware.
Specific instructions for steam users that makes it clear and simple. You can find thief 1 gold here on steamgog, and thief 2 on steamgog i. Look for the thief 2 folder where the game is installed. This is an unofficial patch aka newdark for thief ii.
The basic gameplay was also fundamentally similar to the original thief, but many new elements had been added, including technological gadgets such as a remote eye camera. If you have a soldout release or complete collection, just use the discs autorun menu to install thief. Thief series tafferpatcher no longer updated, new community patcher available t2fix 6 posts 6 posts 6 posts pages. Install and setup your usual 3d driver for nvidia 3d, tridef 3d, and iz3d users, be sure that 3d is setup and working properly in other games before playing thief 1 2 in 3d. Dec 17, 2016 unofficial patch is a mod for thief 2. Guide thief 2 setup and modding guide steam community. Thief 2 on the other hand is just really, really grim and foggy on my monitor. Thief gold features three additional missions and rereleased versions such as soldout or steam. And sorry if this is a stupid question, im just real unsure. Insert thief 2 cd1 into cd drive or copy contents from both cds to a folder on your hard drive. I understand there are 2 patches i could install for thief 2 in order to modernize it. The metal age is the second game in the thief series, developed by looking glass studios and published by eidos interactive in 2000.
The thief 2 hd texture mod adds new textures and effects to all original missions. Thief 1 2 and system shock 2 can be played in 3d with thief 2 patch v1. Ive messed with gamma and all the ingame options that i can like fog, but yeah. The metal age pcgamingwiki pcgw bugs, fixes, crashes. I played thief gold with tfix on windows vista, 7 and 8. If you have tridef 3d, then no need to install iz3d. Just like the previous game, thief 2 is about a master thief by the name of garrett. Tafferpatcher is an installation and patch manager for thief 2. Looking glass studios released the sequel to thief in 2000. Download and install the newest thief 2 hd mod full version 1. The steam version of thief 2 is actually the gog version.
The best pc mods for thief and thief 2 rock paper shotgun. Its at the point where raising the gamma more just seems to be ruining the immersion, lol. Thief 2 is better than the dark project because it doesnt have annoying zombies, maze like level structure. Shadows of the metal age there are numerous ways on getting directory if 9xme or system32 if 2000xp7.
If you get that working you can then set it up as a non steam game if you want to launch from steam. Okay, after some further research, it seems that tafferpatcher v. Many of these issues will relate to the steam version of the game but feel free to leave a comment and i can see if i can help you find a solution. Feb 28, 2015 guys, i just finished thief gold, and am going to install steam version of thief 2 now. If you have updated thief 2 to newdark which usually happens when one uses a recent version of tafferpatcher, you can try the following. It incorporates many patches and fixes to help fellow taffers to install and play the game. The project is a hd texture mod for the unofficial thief 2 expansion thief 2x.
When you install tafferpatcher on an unmodified steam installation of thief 2, the installer also unnecessarily installs 1. The metal age t2 which updates the game from either v1. Utilizing the same dark engine that powered the original thief, thief ii had an almost identical look and feel, with only minor graphical and programming improvements. Tafferpatcher no longer updated, new community patcher. The metal age, created by theunbeholden description. I may be the first taffer in history with this complaint, but my the game is actually too bright for me, and using the ingame gamma slider does not do a thing. Before bothering with tafferpatcher, just start up the game at least once. When i try to play, the game is so incredibly dark i cant see nearly anything. Darkwidescreenv6r3 was used in original version too for proper comparison.
You may have to run the tafferpatcher twice to apply the patches fully. Then installed the thief 2 enhancement pack 2 for better models. Thief 2 ingame gamma settings not working, page 1 forum. Set in a deadly contest with a colorful cast of characters, it combines the narrative heavy and characterdriven design of visual novels with immersive, first person puzzledriven gameplay. The thirteen missions touch on every thief standard, from haunted ruins now featuring zombies you can decapitate and disarm, although still not kill outright to hammerite temples. There quite a bit of stuttering and in some parts i actually get very low frame rates. Does the old titles need any patch or fix, even the steam versions, to run properly. I got thief gold and thief 2 in my steam library and in a tale as old as time, i dont know how they got there i really want to give them a go. Now, below that, it says, to install, extract the ddfix archive into your dark engine games main folder, and then download and extract the appropriate prepatched.
Not even crashes, graphical corruption or anything, its all very stable. Improved enemy ai, new gadgets and a riveting story will draw you into the world of thief ii. The metal age trainer and cheats discussion page 1. Doesnt matter that i move brightnessgamma all the way up. My question is, how do i install tafferpatcher and adjust the brightness to a playable level. Tafferpatcher as described in other postings still works. The basic gameplay was also fundamentally similar to the. Otherwise tafferpatcher does create a desktop shortcut you can launch the game from. It incorporates many patches and fixes to help fellow taffers to install and play the. You can either do this temporarily or permenantly by using the steam library folders feature. I saw a friend return the game recently for being way too dark. Equipped with a new set of tools, including flash mines and scouting orbs, garrett has to keep himself alive and unveil the secret behind truarts actions. Trainers cosmos requests queue boards rewards support.
In the below screenshot, where it asks for a destination folder, is this just d. Find out how well this game works with proton and steam play. As it says in the title i am looking to get thief 2. Drmfree after installation through steam client see notes. Just wiped out the entire game and downloaded a new copy from steam.
Ive tried but i cant understand anything its telling me to do at all. In a world of steam robots and cameras garrett will have to face a new opponent sheriff gorman truart, a lawman determined to rid the city of all criminals, starting with master thief garrett. The tafferpatcher program updates thief 2 to work with widescreen resolutions though as you would expect, the prerendered intro and cutscenes are still in 4. The metal age textures upscaled using ai, more accurate to the original textures than other texture packs, but of less resolution than the alternatives. Start tafferpatcher, select the empty folder where you want thief 2 to be.
I understand there are 2 patches i could install for thief 2. The last thief game wasnt received well, but producers of the upcoming movie wait, theres going to be a thief movie. So gog had a mod spotlight done for the thief games. The mod crew nailed it all, right down to imitating thief 2 s style of cutscenes and mission briefings. The dark project otherwise known as thief gold on steam and tafferpatcher for thief 2. My blind lp of thief 2 on expert difficulty with the hd mod and tafferpatcher installed. Thief 2 hd texture mod offtopic the dark mod forums. I never did get far in the reboot, since i was obsessed about collecting everything but eventually couldnt bear to be. Thief 2 steam version wont work even with tafferpatcher. Tread softly as you make your way through 15 new complex, nonlinear levels full of loot to steal and guards to outsmart.
Grab tfix for the first game and tafferpatcher for the second. The metal age is the second firstperson stealth game from looking glass studios. So ive beaten thief 1 and 2, and started playing 3. Installs the game from original discs bypassing original installer no more taffing around with lgntforce and compatibility settings. This guide will help you set up the game using the latest unofficial patches and teach you how to apply mods. It is far higher in resolution and detail than the original textures however. This is the tafferpatcher mod that seems pretty popular. Guys, i just finished thief gold, and am going to install steam version of thief 2 now. So a bit at a loss here, any tips or maybe theres mods that could tune this up a bit. The metal age, a place of powerful new technologies. Thief movie producers say a new thief game is in the works. When having chosen to run thief 2 through steam, attempting to launch thief 2 in multiplayer mode would simply launch original thief2. Im developing an installation and patch manager for thief2.190 1273 210 628 1454 645 1049 954 1203 1269 82 310 881 500 1104 83 1260 1142 1045 668 317 611 1365 1158 848 139 1391 795 167 5 654 1094 222 1240 247 750 231 1051 945 622 240 523