| Progress Continues
We've already had 21148 updates since Dolphin 5.0. Keep up with Dolphin's continuing progress through the Dolphin Blog: August, September, and October 2023 Progress Report.
| The Dolphin Emulator Wiki needs your help!
Dolphin can play thousands of games, and changes are happening all the time. Help us keep up! Join in and help us make this the best resource for Dolphin.
Red Steel 2
|Red Steel 2
|JP May 27, 2010
NA March 23, 2010
EU March 26, 2010
AUS March 25, 2010
KO June 3, 2010
|First-person shooter, Beat 'em up
|Wii MotionPlus + Nunchuk
Red Steel 2 returns with an artistic style and flair created just for Wii. Set in a desert-bound, high-tech metropolis, Red Steel 2 is a revolution in the action-fighting genre, taking full advantage of the capabilities of the Wii MotionPlus accessory. Your movements are faithfully replicated on-screen, putting the emphasis on swinging, shooting and fun! With the ability of the Wii MotionPlus to sense the strength of a swing, you will literally be able to make an impact on your adversaries through power and precision.
For those who have not experienced the power of the MotionPlus accessory, this bundled package includes both the game and the Wii MotionPlus controller adapter for instant access to the action.
Red Steel 2 uses the VP6 video codec, common in Electronic Arts' titles, causing its videos to have vertical line artifacts and other glitches on many graphics cards. The Software Render will display VP6 video correctly, but is typically too slow. VP6 rendering also reacts poorly to the Force Texture Filtering enhancements (and Anisotropic Filtering on NVIDIA), causing further scrambling. See . In or newer, this can be fixed with "Manual Texture Sampling" in the Graphics Settings -> Advanced menu.
Use of Anisotropic Filtering results in distortion of cutscenes.
Only configuration options for the best compatibility where they deviate from defaults are listed.
|Render VP6 video
The graph below charts the compatibility with Red Steel 2 since Dolphin'srelease, listing revisions only where a compatibility change occurred.
This title has been tested on the environments listed below:
|Intel Core i7-920 @ 4.05 GHz
|ATI Radeon HD 4890
|The game runs great but when moving around the processing issues in the game result in the game lagging when turning your character around as you will see in the video.
Overall this game runs very well but please note you do need a real Wii Remote with Wii MotionPlus attached to play this game on dolphin. Red Steel 2 on Dolphin Wii/GC Emulator (1080p HD)
|Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 @ 2.4 GHz
|AMD Radeon HD 6850
|GOOD, not perfect but good.
|Intel Core i5-4690
|AMD Radeon R7 250E
|Almost perfect emulation. On GNOME use Pulseaudio backend for smooth FPS. Small glitches with VP6 playback on cutscenes and tutorial videos.