File Extension Library

.SGA File Extension

  • Developer by: Relic Entertainment
  • Category: Game Files
  • Format: Binary

What are .SGA files and how to open them?

Can't open .SGA 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 .SGA file.

What is a .SGA file extension?

.SGA file extension is created by Relic Entertainment. .SGA has been classified as Game Files. The format of .SGA file is Binary.

.SGA is Relic Entertainment Game Archive

Game archive file used by Relic Entertainment games such as WarHammer 40,000: Dawn of War (DoW), Company of Heroes (CoH), and WarHammer 40,000: Dawn of War II (DoW2); used for game assets and may contain various types of files, including maps, graphics, game scripts (.LUA files), audio (.FDA files), and game unit information.

Corsix's Mod Studio and Mod Studio 2 are common tools used for modifying SGA archives. Mod Studio 2 includes a program named SGA Reader 2, which can unpack SGA files for editing.

There are multiple versions of the SGA format. Therefore, an archive used by one Relic game may not be compatible with another game. An example utility that converts version 4 archives to version 5 archives is sga4to5.exe.

List of all softwares that can open the Relic Entertainment Game Archive
Mod Studio 2
Corsix's Mod Studio
Relic Entertainment Dawn of War
Relic Entertainment Dawn of War 2
Relic Entertainment Company of Heroes

How to fix problems with .SGA files

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