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Caesar III
Developers
Publishers
Original
Current
Release dates
WindowsOctober 1998
Mac OS (Classic)1999
Taxonomy
SeriesCaesar
Caesar
Subseries of City Building (Sierra)
Caesar1992
Caesar II1995
Caesar III1998
Caesar IV2006
  • 2Essential improvements
  • 3Game data
  • 4Video
  • 6Audio
  • 7Issues fixed
  • 8Other information

General information

Caesar 3 Heaven - A fan site for the game
GOG.com Community Discussions for game series
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

SourceDRMNotesKeysOS
Retail
GOG.com
Steam

Essential improvements[edit]

Patches[edit]

Patch version 1.0.1.0 can be found here.
To install, simply drag and drop the contains of the archive over the original installation files

Skip intro videos[edit]

Instructions[citation needed]
  1. Go to <path-to-game>smk
  2. Delete or rename CREDITS.SMK,intro.smk, and Logo.smk

Julius[edit]

Supports Windows, MacOS X and Linux

Julius is an open source re-implementation of Caesar III based on SDL2. It does not fix some of the issues presented in the game itself, but it brings in a 32 bit windowed mode support and a widescreen support. The saved games from the original game are compatible with this software.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

SystemLocation
Windows <path-to-game>[Note 1]
Mac OS (Classic)
Steam Play (Linux)<Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/517790/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game data location[edit]

SystemLocation
Windows <path-to-game>*.sav[Note 1]
Mac OS (Classic)
Steam Play (Linux)<Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/517790/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

Video[edit]

In-game video settings.
Graphics featureStateNotes
Widescreen resolution Use Caesar III HD+ or Julius.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
WindowedWill only work in 16 bit color mode. For 32 bit color mode, use Julius.
Borderless fullscreen windowedUse Julius.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS

Windowed[edit]

Change color depth[1]
  1. To play the game in Windowed mode, you have to run the game in 16-bit colour.
    • For Windows 8 and newer, enable the following compatibility settings for the C3.exe file (located in <path-to-game>: Reduced color mode (16-bit color).
    • For Windows Vista and 7, change the colour mode through the Screen resolution settings in the Control Panel.
    • For Windows XP, change the colour mode through the Display settings in the Control Panel.

Input[edit]

Keyboard and mouseStateNotes
RemappingSee the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller supportSee the glossary page for potential workarounds.

Audio[edit]

In-game audio settings.
Audio featureStateNotes
Separate volume controlsMusic, Speech, Sound effects and City sounds
Surround sound
SubtitlesOn by default.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

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Localizations

LanguageUIAudioSubNotes
Simplified ChineseLocal retail version only.
EnglishSeparate UK and US versions.
CzechFan translation.
Dubbing, Interface and subtitles without broken fonts.
French
German
Italian
PolishLocal retail version only.
Spanish
SwedishLocal retail version only.
RussianLocal retail version only.

Issues fixed[edit]

Installation issues[edit]

Set compatibility mode[citation needed]
  1. Right-click setup.exe and choose Properties.
  2. Go to the Compatibility tab and choose Windows 98 / Windows Me.
  3. The installer should now work correctly.

Steam Overlay not working[edit]

Use dgVoodoo 2
  1. Download latest version and unpack archive.
  2. Go to MS folder and copy ddraw.dll to your game directory.
  3. Steam Overlay should now work correctly.
    • To remove dgVoodoo nag, you need to open dgVoodooCpl.exe and there untick dgVoodoo Watermark in DirectX tab.
Use Julius
  1. Download latest release version and unpack archive.
  2. Rename julius.exe to c3.exe and copy all files to your game directory.
  3. Steam Overlay will now work without any problems.
    • Julius also adds widescreen support, skips intro, fixes common problems and even removes DRM protection.

Music loops[edit]

Download Caesar 3

Use IndirectSound[2]

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specsSupportedNotes
DirectDraw5[citation needed]
OpenGL[citation needed]
Executable32-bit64-bitNotes
Windows

Middleware[edit]

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS)95
Processor (CPU)Intel Pentium 90 MHz
System memory (RAM)16 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD)150 MB
Video card (GPU) 1 MB of VRAM
DirectX 5 compatible
Mac OS
Minimum
Operating system (OS)7.6.1
Processor (CPU)PowerPC 601 100 MHz
System memory (RAM)32 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD)150 MB
Video card (GPU) SVGA

Notes

  1. 1.01.1When running this game without elevated privileges (Run as administrator option), write operations against a location below %PROGRAMFILES%, %PROGRAMDATA%, or %WINDIR% might be redirected to %LOCALAPPDATA%VirtualStore on Windows Vista and later (more details).
  2. 2.02.1File/folder structure within this directory reflects the path(s) listed for Windows and/or Steam game data (use Wine regedit to access Windows registry paths). Games with Steam Cloud support may store data in ~/.steam/steam/userdata/<user-id>/517790/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (517790) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References

Caesar 3 Building Patch Download Limit
  1. Play Caesar 3 Windowed on Windows 7
  2. Sound keeps repeating, page 1 - Forum - GOG.com