This humongous download contains an extensive cinematic introduction and a portion of the full where the player has lost his team and continues to explore alone.
AREA 51 PC demo readme.txt
A) Minimum System Requirements / Optimization / Issues
B) Technical Support
C) Midway Warranty/Replacement
D) End-User License Agreement
A) MINIMUM SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS:
Limited User Accounts (LUA’s) will not be able to play Area 51 demo. You must
have Administrator rights to run Area 51 demo (Windows(r) XP and Windows(r)
Minimum System Requirements – Area 51 Demo PC
INTEL: 1.4 GHz processor
AMD: 1.2 GHz processor
•RAM: 256 MB
ATI Radeon 9800 through 9500
ATI X800, X600, X300
Geforce GT 6800 or 6600
Geforce FX 5950 or 5900
Geforce FX 5900 through 5600
Geforce FX 5200
Geforce 4 / 3
Intel Graphics motherboards
915GM-FR, 915G, GMA900
Minimum hard drive space required is 3GB
• OPTICAL DRIVES:
CD/ DVD-ROM Drive
Sound Cards need to be DirectX9.0b compatible
Hardware / Optimization Notes:
Routers: Midway does not provide support for this hardware; please refer to
your router’s manufacturer for technical issues.
TrackBalls: Midway does not provide support for this hardware. Trackballs
were not included in the testing/QA process. The software is designed to work
with a standard 2 or 3 button mouse only. Please refer to your trackball
manufacturer for technical issues.
Three button mouse: Midway does not provide support for this hardware. The QA
processes did include many three button style mice; please make sure your
drivers are current and refer to the manufacturer for technical issues if they
Digital game pads: Midway does not provide support for this hardware. The
software is not designed or tested to function with digital game pads.
Joysticks: Midway does not provide support for this hardware. The software is
not designed or tested to function with joysticks.
-Video corruption or other issues may be resolved by lowering your monitor’s
resolutions (640 x 480)
-Video quality and game play may be enhanced if you reduce the performance
level (less than maximum acceleration) in your video card control panel.
-We recommend running minimal amounts of applications in the background.
-Turning off high detailed textures may resolve some video issues.
-Changing mouse sensitivity sometimes provides additional game play benefits.
All Geforce MX series video cards are not supported by this software; these
cards were eliminated from the minimum system (recommended) specifications by
testing / QA trials.
B) TECHNICAL SUPPORT
Midway will take every care to ensure that customers are treated in a
professional manner. If you find that you have a technical problem with one of
our titles and you need assistance, please contact us with the following
details to hand.
PC make and model
Graphics and Sound Card make and model
Graphics and Sound Card driver version
Direct X Version
Midway Home Entertainment
6755 Mira Mesa Boulevard
San Diego CA 92121
Phone: Midway US Tech/Customer Support 858-450-8190
Web: Support.midway.com (email and FAQs)
Midway Games Ltd
43 Worship Street
London, EC2A 2DX
Tel: 0870 720 8000
E-mail: Support.midway.com (email and FAQs)
C) MIDWAY WARRANTY / REPLACEMENT
Please see Support.midway.com for details. Within 90-days of original
authorized retail purchase your replacement of defective product can be sent at
no charge. For other replacements a service charge may apply.
For Game Manual availability please contact Midway directly.
D) End-User License Agreement
The End-User License Agreement (EULA) is available for review in game during
installation and posted at Support.midway.com (search "Area 51 Demo