String file

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The String File is typically a .pac file in the WWE 2k series of games and it's predecessors where strings of text of the game are stored. In WWE 2k15 and WWE 2k16 the file is named string.pac while in WWE 2k17 it's named string_win.pac .

Explanation

A String File is a file where Strings of Text are stored. Each string in the file is stored at it's own address offset. With this offset one can tell the game to display the String at that location in the String File, for example for Wrestler Names, Attire Names, Arena Names and more.

History

In WWE 2k15, WWE 2k16 and earlier the file is named string.pac while in WWE 2k17, WWE 2k18 and WWE 2k19 it's named string_win.pac .

Custom String Files

There are custom string files with additional strings for mods added by modders in the form of the Super String (formerly known as Future Proof String).

File Breakdown and Analysis

This file type is different for various games. This section breaks down this file type per game.

WWE 2K18

A Breakdown of the string_win.pac File Type in WWE 2K18.

WWE 2K17

A Breakdown of the string_win.pac File Type in WWE 2K17.

WWE 2K16

A Breakdown of the string.pac File Type in WWE 2K16.

WWE 2K15

A Breakdown of the string.pac File Type in WWE 2K15.

WWE 2K14

A Breakdown of the string.pac File Type in WWE 2K14.


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