Overclock.net › Forums › Industry News › Software News › 3DMark05 Easter Egg
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

3DMark05 Easter Egg

post #1 of 6
Thread Starter 
Quote:


3DMark Cow History:


• In 2001 you can enable an easteregg where you can drive around and shoot down flying cows: Open the Edit Projekt dialog and insert Holy Cow! as Project Name, this will unlock the Game Demo button.

• In 03 there are some cows at the end of the first part of the demo.

• In 05 you can enable an easteregg that replaces some of the the Arolphins (flying dolphins) with Cowlfins (flying cows) at the end of the Demo (credits screen): Start 3DMark05 with the commandline parameter -lehmä and run the demo.
"C:\\Program Files\\Futuremark\\3DMark05\\3DMark05.exe" -lehmä




I was playing with Mr.Ripper (Plugin for FAR manager) and saw that the new addon supports the dat files from 3DMark03, PCMark04 & 3DMark05.

I extracted credits.ogg from 3DMark05.dat (Poets Of The Fall - Lift Me Higher) and stumbled upon cow.dds (see pic).



Ha!.. another cow easteregg,.. I searched the Net and found .... nothing,.. so I opened 3DMark05.dat again and found demo_credits_fun.txt and demo_end_fun.evascene and this file has some references to the easteregg: Cowlfin, cow.dds and EasterEggCow.

In short: I opened 3DMark05.exe with a hex editor and searched for demo_credits_fun.txt, in the same line I found @lehmä.
Source: http://www.neowin.net/forum/index.php?showtopic=409847
ADHDcore
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Pentium4 3.0 GHz Prescott MSI 865PE Neo2-P Platinum BFG 6800GT Rev2 Corsair Platinum XMS 2x512 Meg 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
WD SATA 80 & 200 Gig NEC 3550A & MSI Combo Drive XP Pro KDS 19" XF-9e Xtreme Flat CRT 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Memorex Multimedia 500 watt Titanium Green X-Connect Wicked Green Scorpio 868 MS Trackball Optical 
  hide details  
Reply
ADHDcore
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Pentium4 3.0 GHz Prescott MSI 865PE Neo2-P Platinum BFG 6800GT Rev2 Corsair Platinum XMS 2x512 Meg 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
WD SATA 80 & 200 Gig NEC 3550A & MSI Combo Drive XP Pro KDS 19" XF-9e Xtreme Flat CRT 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Memorex Multimedia 500 watt Titanium Green X-Connect Wicked Green Scorpio 868 MS Trackball Optical 
  hide details  
Reply
post #2 of 6
wierd...someone try it!
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardOSMonitor
Athlon 64 3000+ @ 2.5ghz Gigabyte GA-K8N51GMF-9 XP Pro Corperate Philips 17 inch CRT 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Fellowes Ergonomic 480W Tt Butterfly Thermaltake Swing Microsoft Optical 
  hide details  
Reply
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardOSMonitor
Athlon 64 3000+ @ 2.5ghz Gigabyte GA-K8N51GMF-9 XP Pro Corperate Philips 17 inch CRT 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Fellowes Ergonomic 480W Tt Butterfly Thermaltake Swing Microsoft Optical 
  hide details  
Reply
post #3 of 6
I would but with my 6200(rig in sig is coming tomorrow) I get about 10 FPS and loads of artifacts.
Fissile Missile
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
E8400 DFI LP DK P45-T2RS Plus Saphire 4870 X2 2x2GB OCZ Reaper 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Western Digital 640GB Black LG DVD/CD Burner Windows Vista Home Premium acer P243W 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech Media Elite Corsair 720W Cooler Master HAF 932 Logitech MX-510 
  hide details  
Reply
Fissile Missile
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
E8400 DFI LP DK P45-T2RS Plus Saphire 4870 X2 2x2GB OCZ Reaper 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Western Digital 640GB Black LG DVD/CD Burner Windows Vista Home Premium acer P243W 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech Media Elite Corsair 720W Cooler Master HAF 932 Logitech MX-510 
  hide details  
Reply
post #4 of 6
I would but I just don't want to.
iMac 27"
(15 items)
 
  
Reply
iMac 27"
(15 items)
 
  
Reply
post #5 of 6
well someone do it for the sake of fun!
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardOSMonitor
Athlon 64 3000+ @ 2.5ghz Gigabyte GA-K8N51GMF-9 XP Pro Corperate Philips 17 inch CRT 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Fellowes Ergonomic 480W Tt Butterfly Thermaltake Swing Microsoft Optical 
  hide details  
Reply
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardOSMonitor
Athlon 64 3000+ @ 2.5ghz Gigabyte GA-K8N51GMF-9 XP Pro Corperate Philips 17 inch CRT 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Fellowes Ergonomic 480W Tt Butterfly Thermaltake Swing Microsoft Optical 
  hide details  
Reply
post #6 of 6
I have tried the 3dmark01 with Holy Cow! in project name and was driving around open field of green grass with giant ships that looked like cows shooting at me but i got them.
Blue Dragon
(18 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
2600K | 4.9GHz ASUS P8P67 Pro Rev (3.1) Gigabyte GTX 1070 G1 GAMING G.SKILL Ares Series 16GB 1866 (10,11,11,31)  
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
SanDisk Ultra II 480GB OCZ Vertex 460 Seagate Desktop HDD 4TB 64MB ASUS DRW-24B1ST 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Corsair H100i Push/Pull Cougar Vortex 120mm Fans Windows 10 Pro x64  Benq XL2411Z , DELL UltraSharp U2312HM Corsair Gaming K65 RGB 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Thermaltake TOUGHPOWER TPD-0750M Anidees AI7WW Cube Logitech G502 Proteus Core/ Logitech G500s/ Cor... Corsair MM300 Cloth Mat 
Audio
Sound Blaster Z 
  hide details  
Reply
Blue Dragon
(18 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
2600K | 4.9GHz ASUS P8P67 Pro Rev (3.1) Gigabyte GTX 1070 G1 GAMING G.SKILL Ares Series 16GB 1866 (10,11,11,31)  
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
SanDisk Ultra II 480GB OCZ Vertex 460 Seagate Desktop HDD 4TB 64MB ASUS DRW-24B1ST 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Corsair H100i Push/Pull Cougar Vortex 120mm Fans Windows 10 Pro x64  Benq XL2411Z , DELL UltraSharp U2312HM Corsair Gaming K65 RGB 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Thermaltake TOUGHPOWER TPD-0750M Anidees AI7WW Cube Logitech G502 Proteus Core/ Logitech G500s/ Cor... Corsair MM300 Cloth Mat 
Audio
Sound Blaster Z 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Software News
Overclock.net › Forums › Industry News › Software News › 3DMark05 Easter Egg