Daikatana Mplayer deathmatch demo can only be played on
Mplayer, unless you install the Internet patch (see below).
Game fans will be able to log on to Mplayer to challenge
other opponents from across the Internet in intense multiplayer
battles featuring up to eight players. The demo was released
in preparation for the Daikatana Deathmatch Tournament
that will begin in a week and last for four weeks.
The Daikatana multiplayer demo includes
two deathmatch maps, one from Kyoto, Japan 2455 C.E. and
the other from San Francisco 2030 C.E. Players will have
the opportunity to test their skills using five weapons:
the Disruptor Glove, Sidewinder, Shotcycler-6, ION blaster,
and C4 Vizatergo.
The demo requires a 3D accelerator card
that supports Open GL, the final will support DirectX
and Software. Technical support is limited, and feedback/comments
should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information
on the game please check out the online readme file.
is a LAN/Internet patch available for this demo to allow
you to play the game on the internet and not just Mplayer.
Daikatana requires a minimum configuration consisting
P200 (PII 300 Recommended)
32 MB Ram (64 Recommended)
4 MB SVGA Videocard
Open GL 3D accelerator card
50 MB of Hard Drive space
Windows 95/98 or Windows NT
Mplayer Demo FAQ
:: Where can I download the Mplayer Demo of Daikatana
4 ] 30 MB
Physics Patch by DI-MeisterM
Lan Crack (from Extreme Annihilation Tourney '99)
How to make a dedicated server for the Demo? ::
download these example configs and place them in \data
-> Read more about Team Deathmatch below!
run the dedicated server, you need to start Daikatana
daikatana.exe -dedicated +exec servername.cfg
Replace servername.cfg with one of the configs above!
How to play Team Deathmatch without any bugs? ::
the match the teams have to agree which skins they want
to use. The choice is between: blue,
and gold. The players who
play in the same team must use all the same skins, but
they're allowed to play with different characters. These
two commands are also important for TDM:
set dm_teamplay "1"
// this enables the TDM mode
set dm_friendly_fire "1"
// if it's 1 you can't hurt
your team members
:: How can I tweak/bright up the Daikatana DM Demo? ::
open your Daikatana.cfg file in "\Daikatana DM Demo\Data"
and add/search for following lines:
set intensity 2.9 //(add
set vid_fullbrightintensity 1.6
//(just edit existing line)
set gl_ext_gamma 2.5 //(just
edit existing line)
set gl_modulate 6.5 //(add
:: Which weapons are in the Demo? ::
You start with it. It's a low distance glove.
It shoots energy balls which bounce from walls to
Powerful shotgun which shoots 6 projectiles. There's
a script which
you can use to jump very high.
The mine gun. You can mine the whole map with it.
It's a rocket launcher which shoots 2 spiral rockets.
:: Which effects do the boosts Power, Attack, Speed, Acro
and Vitality have? ::
the damage factor of your weapon(s)
the speed of your weapon projectiles
the player jump high
the player speed
increases the player health
1.) LAN Crack: Vitality + Goldensoul = 200 health
2.) Mplayer Patch: Vitality + Goldensoul = 525 health