How to open a file with .MAD extension?

File Type : Homeworld Model Animation Data (Sierra Entertainment, Inc.)
Compatible with (Win10, Win8, Win7, Vista and WinXP)

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What is .MAD file extension?

Video file used by a variety of games developed by Electronic Arts, such as the Need for Speed series and select Sims games; contains audio and video data used to play title and logo sequences, opening movies, in-game cutscenes and other movies. The MAD format uses MADk, MADm, and MADe chunks, or sets of data, that correspond to different video frame types used to play video and audio. NOTE: Media Player Classic can only play the audio in MAD files and not the video.
You can see a list of software programs here on easyfileopener.org that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.

Software that can be used to open MADfiles:

  • Electronic Arts Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit
  • Electronic Arts Need for Speed: Underground
  • Electronic Arts The Sims 2
  • Media Player Classic
  • Electronic Arts The Sims 2