.BGZ File Extension

Wouter van Oortmerssen
File Type:
Blood Frontier Map File

Having trouble opening .bgz extension? Don't panic! This page explains what bgz files are as well as suggests programs you may use to open bgz files. You can download these programs through this page.

What is a BGZ file?

Bgz file extension has Blood Frontier Map file type, developed by Wouter van Oortmerssen, which is associated with the "game files" category.

Blood Frontier is a video game in the first-person shooter genre. It uses game files with this extension as they store data for game levels including weapons, terrain parameters, waypoints, and various map settings. Single player and multiplayer maps can be saved in files with this extension too. .BGZ files are similar to .MPZ files and they both use GZip compression. The Blood Frontier project has been retired before its official release.   

To learn how you can open the given file, read the information below.

bgz file icon
Wouter van Oortmerssen
File Type:
Blood Frontier Map File
Game Files

How to open BGZ file?

Double click the bgz file to open it. The file will open automatically if file associations have been correctly installed and there is a proper program on your computer; if not, file associations may be corrupted and your OS either cannot find the proper program, or you might not have one for opening the file. First, we recommend downloading our utility to fix file association errors; then, you can download any program for opening the .bgz extension from the ones suggested below. If you are certain there is nothing wrong with the file associations, you may proceed to method 2 right away; besides, if you can't make up your mind when choosing the right program, use Universal File Viewer from the last method.

Method 1: Fix file association errors

Follow these steps in order to automatically fix the bgz extension associations' problem in no time:

  • Step 1: Click on "Download Solution" to download automatic tool provided by WikiExt.
  • Step 2: Click "Start Scan" to identify all potential issues.
  • Step 3: Review scan results and click "Fix Items".

File Size: 3.04 MB, Download time: < 1 min. on DSL/ADSL/Cable

This Tool is Compatible With: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, 10

Method 2: Download the appropriate software

The given list provides programs which may be used for opening or converting the bgz file. Choose the proper program for your OS, and click it to start the download or proceed to the developer's website.

Programs that open BGZ files

Method 3: Use universal file viewer

In addition to the list of programs above, we recommend using Universal File Viewer. This tool can open over 250 file extensions and, most likely, it will be able to open the bgz file as well. Download Universal File Viewer for your OS.

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