Updated on November 18, 1999 by Thomas
of, get the patches for Sin, the latest version is 1.10. These
will fix the various problems that had plagued Sin since
initial release. You can download the patches, 1.01, to 1.10
You should also get the Redemption
bot as well.
get the latest drivers for your video card, 3dfx users will
need the latest minigl release also to allow for higher
resolutions in the game.
mentioned further down below these tweaks can be used for Sin,
Wages of Sin and SinCTF, although it has been most thoroughly
tested in the original game itself.
the best quality visuals for your single player game? Sure you
do. For best results, create a new character, so you'll be
working from default settings, although you don't have to.
into Video options, & select the
End System with Hardware Acceleration"
the change. The select your Video driver,
e.g. 3dfx, & other options, set your Texture mode
to 16-bit & of course, use Full screen-mode.
free to choose your own resolution for the game. Go into the
Advanced video options now. Set the following;
Shadows: BIG performance decrease if on
Software Coloured Lighting: Off
Stipple Alpha: Off (Doesn't matter as you'll be running
with 3d hardware)
Every Frame: On (Same as enable v-sync)
Detail Models: On
Texture Mode: Trilinear
Texture Mode: Bilinear
Models Vanishing Distance: 100% (fully to the right)
Models Vanishing Threshold: 100%
Vanishing Distance: Default will suffice
Vanishing Threshold: Default will suffice
that menu, & click on Apply changes, now
quit the game.
Go into your players directory,
e.g. C:\Sin\base\players\Blade\, you'll find a file there
called config.cfg, open it using Notepad.
Note for Wages of Sin or CTF you’ll need to change to the
respective directory, e.g. C:\Sin\2015\players\Blade.
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