Gabriel Knight Series Updates

Gabriel Knight 1

ZIP File Gabriel Knight 1 CD DOSBox Installer (EXE file) [611 KB]

Installs entire game to the hard drive for CD-less play. Includes all official Sierra patches and the NewRisingSun patch for the game's timer bugs. It is Vista and Windows 7 compatible and will work on 64-bit Windows. When used, the folowing patches will not be required.

Gabriel Knight 1 CD Installer (ZIP file) [1.45 MB]

Endroz's Gabriel Knight 2 installer (Endroz's GK Patches & Tools) that installs the Windows version with all the patches for the Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers, including XP fixes, such as the XP save bug, Also included are fixes for all of the known speed bugs. Note: this installer has not been updated and may have issues on Vista and Windows 7. It will also not work on 64-bit Windows.

ZIP File Gabriel Knight 1 Update (GKPAT10B) (floppy version) (ZIP file) [371 KB]

This diskette or archive file contains the necessary files to update your copy of Gabriel Knight to version 1.0b. This update corrects several problems described below. Check your installation disks to verify which version you have. This patch also patches version 1.0a to 1.0b.

ZIP File Gabriel Knight 1 Update (GKCDPAT) (CD-ROM version) (ZIP file) [590 KB]

This patch fixes Lockups and save/restore game problems. You cannot use saved games generated before installing the patch.

ZIP File Gabriel Knight 1 Gravis UltraSound Drivers (GUS32) (ZIP file) [273 KB]

For both floppy and CD versions. These Gravis Ultrasound Drivers will work with some Sierra 32 bit games. These drivers will not work on earlier Sierra games.

ZIP File Gabriel Knight 1 Patch (GK1_NRS) (ZIP file) [25.4 KB]

For the floppy version. This non-Sierra update is one of NewRisingSun's script level timer bugs patches. This patch was unfortunately removed from NewRisingSun's site after Hendroz came out with his new Windows installer. Use this for the DOS version. Fixes:

  • Day 5: Lockup
  • Day 6: Sergeant returning too early. You now have 30 seconds.
  • African Snake Mound: Mummies "float" instead of walk if you leave the room too quickly.

Note: Before installing this patch, make sure you update to the latest version of the game, first, by installing the Sierra patch (GKPAT10B above).

ZIP File Gabriel Knight 1 CD Patch (GK1CD_NRS) (ZIP file) [25.4 KB]

For the CD version. This non-Sierra update is one of NewRisingSun's script level timer bugs patches. This patch was unfortunately removed from NewRisingSun's site after Hendroz came out with his new Windows installer. Use this for the DOS version. Fixes:

  • Day 5: Lockup
  • Day 6: Sergeant returning too early. You now have 30 seconds.
  • African Snake Mound: Mummies "float" instead of walk if you leave the room too quickly.

Note: Before installing this patch, make sure you update to the latest version of the game, first, by installing the Sierra patch (GKCDPAT above).
 

Gabriel Knight 2

ZIP File Gabriel Knight 2 for DOSBox DVD Installer (EXE file) [7.76 MB]

This installer makes use of Enrico Rolfi's (Endroz) UniSCI tool (to enable CD-less play) and his No Interlace patch.. It includes a wizard to convert the installed folder into a package ready to burn to DVD with autoplay that mimics the original autoplay, but initializes quickly. When installing from the created DVD, you can choose between full hard drive install (no disc required for play) or minimal install (DVD needed for play, but with no disc swapping). Includes all relevent patches for the game, official and fan made. It is Vista and Windows 7 compatible and will work on 64-bit Windows. When used, the folowing patches will not be required.

Gabriel Knight 2 HD/DVD Installer

Endroz's Gabriel Knight 2 installer (Endroz's GK Patches & Tools) that installs the Windows version with all the patches for the Gabriel Knight II: The Beast Within. Also included are fixes most known bugs. Note: this installer has not been updated and may have issues on Vista and Windows 7. It will also not work on 64-bit Windows.

ZIP File Gabriel Knight 2 Update (GK2PAT) (ZIP file) [684 KB]

This patch addresses chapter 4 memory problems. It also addresses the error 99 gotten when changing CDs and the chapter 6 Lockup when taking the holy water.

ZIP File Gabriel Knight 2 No Interlace Patch (v2) (ZIP file) [7.34 KB]

A third party patch, by Enrico Rolfi (Endroz) to remove the interlacing of the video sequences in Gabriel Knight II: The Beast Within. See the Before and After examples. For more information, see the included Read Me file.

ZIP File Gabriel Knight 2 Patch (GK2EndrozPatch) (ZIP file) [115 KB]

Extra patches found in Enrico Rolfi's (Endroz) GK2 installer above, that are not found in the official Sierra GK2 patch above.

ZIP File Gabriel Knight 2 Patch (GK2CD2DVDPatch) (ZIP file) [3.53 KB]

Required files for complete installation to hard drive. Included with the GK2 SHP DOSBox installer and the Gabriel Knight 2000 (Endroz) GK2 installer. Intended for manual full hard drive installation. Can be used to repair a broken full hardrive installation where there is no music on game start and only displays the "RESTORE" and "QUIT" buttons. This patch will restore the "PROLOGUE" and "PLAY" buttons and the music.

EXE File Gabriel Knight II English Subtitle Patch (EXE file) [1.20 MB]

The Gabriel Knight II English Subtitle Patch adds English subtitles to The Beast Within: A Gabriel Knight Mystery. Nonnative English speakers or those with hearing impediments may find this patch useful.

Gabriel Knight 3

ZIP File Gabriel Knight 3 New XP/Vista Installer (EXE file) [1.96 MB]

New GK3 Installer for XP/Vista. Addresses issues some have with the original installer under XP/Vista. Includes a solution for "Unrecognized Fatal Exception" error. Installs all three discs to the hard drive for CD-less play.

ZIP File Gabriel Knight 3 Renamer Batch File (GK3_BAT) (ZIP file) [178 bytes]

This batch file will automatically rename the file mpeg2dmx.ax located in your windows\system32 folder to mp3g2dmx.old and rename it back when done playing. Unzip into your GK3 folder. Use it every time to start GK3.

 


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