The ZIP file extension is related to various computer games and used for its game resource data files.
There are 3 other file types using
the ZIP file extension!
.zip - WinZIP Compressed ZIP archive [common]
.zip - ObjectBar theme pack file format
.zip - Oolite eXpansion pack file
Software that works with zip file extension
ZIP file extension - Game resource archive file
What is zip file? How to open zip files?
File type specification:
The ZIP file extension is also sometimes used for resource files in various computer games.
These .zip files cannot be extracted as common ZIP archives, but may be extracted with specialized tools, often used by modders. As any other game resource archives, these files can contain various data used in games, such as sounds, graphics, texts, maps etc.
Reported game that use ZIP format for their resource files:
- Falcon 4.0
- Hitman: Bloodmoney
- Hitman: Contracts
- Hitman 2: Silent Assassin
- Slave Zero
- Freedom Fighters
- Empire Earth 2
- and probably many other...
The default software associated to zip file type:
Company or developer:
Dragon Unpacker is unpacking tool for resource files from computer games, which is very popular in moding community. It supports plethora of file formats and also is able to search for known patterns in unknown file formats.
List of software applications associated to the .zip file extension
Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file: like open zip file, edit zip file, convert zip file, view zip file, play zip file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).
Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the zip files.
- Open zip file
- Extract zip file
- Others zip file