Frosty Tool Suite for MEA by GalaxyMan2015
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Added: 08/06/2017 - 12:39PM
Updated: 03/10/2017 - 02:04AM

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Frosty Tool Suite

The frosty tool suite is a suite of tools for editing games that run on the Frostbite engine. Currently the tool suite consists of an editor for creating the mods that change the game and a mod manager for launching game with said mods.


The current list of supported Frostbite games is as follows:

  • Mass Effect: Andromeda
  • Mirrors Edge: Catalyst
  • Star Wars: Battlefront
  • Dragon Age: Inquisition
  • Need for Speed
  • FIFA 17


The following features are available from the Editor:

  • Texture previewing/import/export
  • Mesh previewing/export to fbx, dae, obj (fbx, dae support skinning)
  • Sound previewing/export to wav
  • Full asset editing capabilities through a property grid, including new class instantation. New asset creation is not available at this time
  • Launching from the editor to be able to quickly preview your mod ingame
  • Bookmarking frequently accessed assets
  • Searching/filtering by name and type of asset (hint: the following keywords are supported - type, contains, startswith, endswith. Searches can be concatenated via AND/OR eg. contains: cora AND type: TextureAsset would return all TextureAsset assets with cora in the name)


The following features are available from the Mod Manager:

  • Multiple profiles
  • Install mods directly from rar, zip, 7z (7z can be a little problematic, if it crashes the tool, just extract the files and install thru the normal process)
  • Additional command line arguments can be passed thru to the executing game
  • Mod Manager can be launched via a shortcut or command line to execute a given profile and then shutdown (setup a shortcut with the following: FrostyModManager.exe -profile <ProfileName>)


For some tutorials on how to use the editor and mod manager, please go to the following website where user munchyfly goes over some howtos in video and text format:

Before submitting an error, please go through the Error Compendium, also located at Your issue may have already been looked into.

For further support please go to the following discord server: and post in the "troubleshooting" channel. Make sure to take a look at the pinned items to see if your question has already been answered.


If you are experiencing issues with the game not launching from the mod manager/editor. Then please try the following before reporting the

1. Obtain the older v1.0.2b bcrypt.dll from the optional section in the files tab.
2. Extract the the Editor/Mod Manager install directories ThirdParty directory, replacing the one that is already in there.
3. Delete the ModData directory and bcrypt.dll from the game directory. Then try launching again.