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World War III: Black Gold

App ID 254080
App Type Game
Developer
Publisher Topware Interactive
Supported Systems Windows macOS
Last Change Number 24096794
Last Record Update 24 June 2024 – 16:08:50 UTC ()
Release Date 16 October 2001 ()

Actual Armies. Actual Weapons. Actual Political Issues.World War III - Black Gold takes the player to the near future. The political crisis has been going on for months, leading to worldwide turmoil. A secret conference of the UN Central Geological Commission reveals that worldwide oil reserves have reached dangerously low levels: Oil...

Additional Information

Developer Reality Pump
metacritic_name World War III: Black Gold
metacritic_score 71
metacritic_fullurl https://www.metacritic.com/game/pc/world-war-iii-black-gold?ftag=MCD-06-10aaa1f
GameManualURL https://store.steampowered.com/manual/254080/
community_visible_stats Yes
DLCAvailableOnStore Yes
LegacyKeyRegistrationMethod registry
LegacyKeyRegistryLocation HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Valve\TestApp254080\SteamKey
ShowCDKeyOnLaunch Yes [view your cd keys in client]
SupportsCDKeyCopyToClipboard Yes [view your cd keys in client]
ReleaseState released
Publisher Topware Interactive
Store Release Date 16 October 2001 ()
community_hub_visible Yes
3rd-Party DRM Reality Pump, no machine activation limit
Primary Genre Strategy (2)
Store Genres Strategy (2)
Original Release Date 16 October 2001 – 07:00:00 UTC () (1003215600)
Store Asset Modification Time 29 December 2019 – 04:55:18 UTC () (1577595318)
review_score 5
review_percentage 58
Detected Technologies (?) SDK.OpenAL
Steam Deck Compatibility
  • category: Unsupported
  • test_timestamp: 19 July 2022 – 00:00:00 UTC
  • tested_build_id: 3338140
  • configuration:
    supported_inputgamepad
    requires_manual_keyboard_invoke1
    requires_non_controller_launcher_nav1
    primary_player_is_controller_slot_00
    non_deck_display_glyphs1
    small_text0
    requires_internet_for_setup0
    requires_internet_for_singleplayer0
    recommended_runtimeproton-stable
    requires_h2640
    gamescope_frame_limiter_not_supported0
  • This game's graphics settings cannot be configured to run well on Steam Deck

Supported Languages

6 Languages Interface Full Audio Subtitles
English Yes Yes Yes
French Yes Yes Yes
Italian Yes Yes Yes
German Yes Yes Yes
Spanish - Spain Yes Yes Yes
Polish Yes Yes Yes

Tags

Categories

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Web Assets
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logo.pngLast-Modified: 29 December 2019 – 04:55:18 UTC

Steam charts

  • 3 players right now
  • 5 24-hour peak
  • 9,724 all-time peak 12 April 2018
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Store data

  • 1,022 followers
  • 444 positive reviews
  • 322 negative reviews
  • 57.96% positive reviews

Twitch stats

  • 0 viewers right now
  • 0 24-hour peak
  • 33 all-time peak
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User reviews history NEW

  • 😐 Mixed
  • 56.89% SteamDB Rating
  • 444 58.0% positive reviews
  • 322 42.0% negative reviews

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Markers

Date Label 30-day Peak
14 April 2013 – 14:00 Groupees: TopWare Interactive Groupee -
2 October 2013 – 12:00 Fanatical: The Blaze of Glory Bundle -
11 September 2017 – 16:50 🆓 Free key giveaway -
24 January 2020 – 20:06 🆓 Free key giveaway -

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How many players are playing World War III: Black Gold right now on Steam?

Steam player counter indicates there are currently 3 players live playing World War III: Black Gold on Steam.

World War III: Black Gold had an all-time peak of 9724 concurrent players on 12 April 2018.

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