The File Extensions Database

.BFG File Extension

  • Developer by: Big Fish Games
  • Category: Game Files
  • Format: XML

What is an .BFG file?

.BFG is Big Fish Games Application File

Application configuration file used by the Big Fish Games (BFG) Game Manager, a program that runs games downloaded from the Big Fish Games online service; saved using XML formatting and contains configuration information used for launching the game.

BFS files are installed with each downloaded game and are not part of the BFG Game Manager installation. They have the filenames LaunchGame.bfg and UnlockGame.bfg.

Programs that open Big Fish Games Application File
Big Fish Games Game Manager

How to solve problems with BFG files

  • Associate the BFG file extension with the correct application. On :
    Windows: Right click on any BFG file and then click "Open with" > "Choose another app". Now select another program and check the box "Always use this app to open *.BFG files". Mac: Right click (or Ctrl-click) the BFG file, then click "Open with" > "Other...". Then choose another program and check the "Always Open With" box. Linux: Right click on the file, and select "Open with" and choose another program. iPhone: Tap the file. If you do not see an app to open the file, then tap Share "Share" and choose an app. Alternatively, save the file. Then open the Files app Files app. There long-press on the file, then release your finger. You will see a black menu bar. Then tap "Share" and select an app. Android: Tap the Settings icon on your smartphone, then tap on the Apps section. There tap the Options icon in the top right-hand corner of the screen to change the default apps.
  • Update your software that should actually open .BFG is Big Fish Games Application File. Because only the current version supports the latest BFG file format. Search, therefore, e.g. on the Big Fish Games manufacturer website after an available .BFG is Big Fish Games Application File update.
  • To make sure that your BFG file is not corrupted or virus-infected, get the file again and scan it with antivirus software.