File Extension Library

.FRW File Extension

  • Developer by: Atari
  • Category: Game Files
  • Format: Text and Binary

What are .FRW files and how to open them?

Can't open .FRW 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 .FRW file.

What is a .FRW file extension?

.FRW file extension is created by Atari. .FRW has been classified as Game Files. The format of .FRW file is Text and Binary.

.FRW is RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 Fireworks Effects File

An FRW file is a data file used by RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 (RCT3), a theme park simulation game developed by Atari. It stores properties of fireworks effects, which include the number of particles, burn size, sound effects, and color of fireworks in the game. FRW files are used for a variety of firework types, such as blue fire flares, blue thunder, fire flies, red dawn, star burst, and spiral fountain.

FRW files are included with the game but may also be created by RCT3 gamers. To install custom FRW files, place them in the following directory:

C:\Program Files (Program Files(x86)\Atari\RollerCoaster Tycoon 3\Fireworks

After placing them in the "Fireworks" folder, the fireworks in the FRW files will be listed under Fireworks in the game.

List of all softwares that can open the RollerCoaster Tycoon 3 Fireworks Effects File
Atari RollerCoaster Tycoon 3
Atari RollerCoaster Tycoon 3

How to fix problems with .FRW files

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