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Latest revision as of 09:10, 7 December 2021

Phantom Dust
Phantom Dust cover
Original game Microsoft Game Studios
Remastered Code Mystics
Microsoft Studios
Release dates
Windows May 16, 2017
Phantom Dust guide on StrategyWiki
Phantom Dust on MobyGames
Phantom Dust on Wikipedia

Key points

Remastered version of the original Phantom Dust released on Xbox in 2004.
Available for free.
Frame rate is capped at 30 FPS.

General information

Official site


Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Microsoft Store
Microsoft Store
Xbox Play Anywhere
All versions require Microsoft Store DRM.

DLC and expansion packs

Name Notes
Multiplayer Starter Pack
Multiplayer Content Pack

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location

Save game data location[edit]

System Location

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Xbox Cloud
Cross-platform saves between Xbox One and Windows 10.


Display settings
Display settings

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Aspect ratio locked to 16:9. Pre-rendered cutscenes are in letterboxed 4:3.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Referred to as "Camera Distance". Limited to only two presets, "Near" and "Far".
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Used in place of exclusive fullscreen. Can toggle between windowed and fullscreen by using Alt+ Enter.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
2x antialiasing is only available when the resolution is set to 3840x2160.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Available as of the 1.1 update.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Locked to 30 FPS.
High dynamic range display (HDR)


Keyboard bindings
Keyboard bindings
Mouse bindings (Custom preset)
Mouse bindings (Custom preset)

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Two customizable presets for binding mouse inputs, referred to as "Target" and "Skills" respectively, are available, as well as a "Custom" preset.
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
A separate, numbered slider is available. Can be set in intervals of 1, from 1-10.
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller support
Full controller support
Controller remapping
Gamepad only uses one preset that cannot be changed.
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Controller types
XInput-compatible controllers
Xbox button prompts
Impulse Trigger vibration
DualShock 4 controllers
Lacks native support. Use DS4Windows or Steam's controller configuration tool as a workaround.
DualShock button prompts
Light bar support
Connection modes unknown
Generic/other controllers
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Additional information
Button prompts
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M


Audio settings
Audio settings

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Numbered sliders for Music and Sound Effects. Can be set in intervals of 1, from 0-10.
Surround sound
Plays up to 4.1.[1]
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
Only enabled when the game is running in fullscreen.


Language UI Audio Sub Notes


Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
2 Versus
LAN play
Online play
4 Versus, Co-op
Cross-play is available between the Microsoft Store and Xbox One versions.

Connection types

Type Native Notes

Issues fixed[edit]

Game refuses to load[edit]

Set default playback device audio format to no more than 24 bit 48000 Hz[2]

Other information[edit]


Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11, 12 Will fall back to DirectX 11 if graphics card does not support DirectX 12.
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
64-bit only.


Middleware Notes
Multiplayer Xbox Live

System requirements[edit]

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo E6550 @ 2.33 GHz
AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 5600+
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 9.51 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 650
AMD Radeon HD 7750
1 GB of VRAM
DirectX 11 compatible
A 64-bit system is required.


  1. Verified by User:MasterBlaster on 2020-05-26
    Tested in 7.1 using Orban Loudness Meter in conjunction with Razer Surround.
  2. Phantom Dust on Windows won't start - Microsoft Community