File Extension Library

.BIG File Extension

  • Developer by: Electronic Arts
  • Category: Game Files
  • Format: Zip

What are .BIG files and how to open them?

Can't open .BIG file? Are you wondering what it contains? On our site we will explain to you what this file is, what it is used for and what software opens the .BIG file.

What is a .BIG file extension?

.BIG file extension is created by Electronic Arts. .BIG has been classified as Game Files. The format of .BIG file is Zip.

.BIG is Electronic Arts Game Data File

Game data format used by Electronic Arts (EA) video games; contains individual assets used by the game and zipped to save space; similar to a .ELF file, but modified and saved in a proprietary EA format; can be imported as a MOD file into certain games to alter the gameplay.

How to fix problems with .BIG files

  1. You need to update the application that you normally use to open .BIG files. Only the latest version of the software supports the current .BIG file format
  2. You need to check the .BIG file for viruses. To do this, you need to scan it with a popular antivirus (Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky, Dr.Web, etc.)