Dungeon Siege combines the immersive elements of a role-playing game with over-the-top intensity and non-stop action. Dungeon Siege plunges you into a continuous 3D fantasy world where you face off against an army of evil that has been unleashed. Dungeon Siege is a RPG set in the "Kindom of Ehb" in a medieval type timeframe, similar to games like Diablo. It was created as a highly modable game, and released with an indepth Game Editor, as well as a 3D modelling program. There are a large number of mods in production for the game, extending and pushing its brilliant immersive gameplay to the edge.

Add file SeeFar2020 - increased draw distance and minor improvements
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Compilation of modifications for Dungeon Siege and Legends Of Aranna that increase the draw distance, add more camera control options, add support for more resolutions, fix 3D character preview in inventory and slightly increase the default font size.

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SeeFar2020 - increased draw distance and minor improvements
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TheOutrider
TheOutrider

Do you know if this is compatible with DS/LoA Revived?

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AntonioR Author
AntonioR

No idea, I used the original files from Legends Of Aranna release and some from SeeFarLOA(2004). One should check if they changed the same files I did. All changes I made are documented in the included PDF. This only changed 10 files.

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Guest
Guest

Thanks for this from a fellow gog user.....seems like great stuff(especially the font increase for higher resolutions & better resolutions support, and the draw distance stuff). :)

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AntonioR Author
AntonioR

Thank you for your support.

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RichardArmitage
RichardArmitage

Hello Antonio,

I own the Steam version of the game and have had it since 2016. However, due to screen tearing, I could never get to playing it. When I saw this news on r/pcgaming, I decided to give it a shot.

I followed the PDF instructions to the letter, but unfortunately, the game keeps giving me a "System Exception detected" error when the first cutscene plays when I start the game, and crashes to desktop. I have Windows 7 installed if that helps. Is there perhaps something I'm doing wrong?

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AntonioR Author
AntonioR

Are you using any other mods ? Also what files have you copied to the game folders ? I suggest you copy one by one and start the game each time to pinpoint exactly which one of my files causes the crash.

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RichardArmitage
RichardArmitage

No, this is the only mod installed. And I pretty much took the most basic parts of your mod and applied in there, according to the PDF. Camera, Font 14, Time of Day, ResFix, so on.

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AntonioR Author
AntonioR

Like I said; delete all my files, then add one at a time and start the game each time to see exactly which file is causing the crash.

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Guest
Guest

Hi Richard, I had something similar happen. I figured it was a prob with resolution, so I switched down to 1440 x 900. I think. Anyway, it didn't except on me again so far. Got a memory error box when I turn it off, but it doesn't seem to be harmful.
Rob

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xcv2008
xcv2008

Thank you so much for your work! In a few days I might be able to make a compatibility patch with this and AAGUI.

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Guest
Guest

Compatibility with Dungeon Siege Revived is not likely. Camera changes and other functions for that mod are contained in "ikkyo.dsdll" and that file is needed for the mod to function. I guess editing the dsdll file might work but I have no idea how to accomplish something like that.

Anyway, AntonioR,thanks for another quality mod.

kathycf

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AntonioR Author
AntonioR

Hi again. This mod includes ikkyo.dsdll and the options menu files from the old camera mod, but I have NOT changed those files.

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oceanclub
oceanclub

Hi, does this work if you only have Dungeon Siege and not Legends Of Aranna?

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AntonioR Author
AntonioR

Everything should work, except maybe the camera mod, which is not my work, so I don't know. It takes a minute to try it. You can let me know if it worked. I think after you save the game, the camera changes will be saved too, so you can even delete the files to avoid any possible issues later.

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Re-synthesizer
Re-synthesizer

Awesome mod. With the Steam version of Dungeon Siege, there was no online fix (I googled and tried EVERYTHING for a widescreen resolution). This mod not only increases the draw distance -- it also includes many widescreen resolutions and many other improvements.

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Guest
Guest

AntonioR. You are THE MAN! Thank you so so much for these mods! Hair on my arms is standing up from seeing my old favorite brought back to life. I've been waiting for years for a remake--and I think this is the ticket. Going to try to do some advertising and crowing about this if you don't mind. Already trying to post a review on Amazong, not sure if their mods will post my review, as I am basically pushing the mod : - ) Thank you Thank you Thank you!

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UberMedic7
UberMedic7

If i adjust the camera angle and/or distance, quit the game and launch it again, it reverts back to the default settings, any fix for that?

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AntonioR Author
AntonioR

I don't have the game installed now, but I think it should be saved when you save the game. I guess that wont help in multiplayer where you can't save. I didn't make it and I don't know how it works. It uses some custom dll file, it is not a simple file edit like everything else.

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