A w3d file extension is associated with the Wolfenstein 3D, a 3D first person shooter video game. A w3d file contains game data.

There are 3 other file types using
the W3D file extension!

empty icon.w3d - Black Belt Systems ray trace control data

empty icon.w3d - Adobe Shockwave 3D scene export

empty icon.w3d - Autodesk Design (Drawing) Web Format 3D data

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W3D file extension - Wolfenstein 3D game data

What is w3d file? How to open w3d files?

File type specification:

Game file type icon Game file type

The w3d file extension is related to the Wolfenstein 3D, a computer game for MS-DOS and various other platforms and used for game resource files that contain maps, textures or other data.

This w3d file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

Updated: April 11, 2019

The default software associated to open w3d file:

Wolfenstein 3D icon

id Software LLC logoWolfenstein 3D  Microsoft MS-DOS software

Company or developer:
id Software LLC

Wolfenstein 3D is legendary first person shooter computer game from World War 2 and winner of the many game awards released in 1992. Player takes role of secret agent B.J. Blazkowicz that must infiltrate and steal Nazi plans as well as assassinate Nazi's leaders.

Wolfenstein 3D: Spear of Destiny icon

id Software LLC logoWolfenstein 3D: Spear of Destiny  Microsoft MS-DOS software

Company or developer:
id Software LLC

Wolfenstein 3D: Spear of Destiny is a stand alone expansion for legendary first person shooter computer game Wolfenstein 3D. The story is a prequel of original Wolfenstein 3D. Agent B.J. Blazkowicz have to save Spear of Destiny that was stolen by Nazis. Game contains 21 levels in one episode.

Help how to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .w3d file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .w3d file extension

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and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open w3d file, edit w3d file, convert w3d file, view w3d file, play w3d file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with w3d file - Wolfenstein 3D game data

Click on the software link for more information about Wolfenstein 3D. Wolfenstein 3D uses w3d file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

Microsoft MS-DOS:

Main software associated with w3d file by default:
Wolfenstein 3D small icon Wolfenstein 3D
Wolfenstein 3D: Spear of Destiny small icon Wolfenstein 3D: Spear of Destiny

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