7 Days to Die

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7 Days to Die
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Developers
The Fun Pimps
Engines
Unity 2019.1[Note 1]
Release dates
Windows Early access
macOS (OS X) Early access
Linux Early access
7 Days to Die on MobyGames
7 Days to Die on Wikipedia

General information

Official website
Official forums – bugs can be reported here
Official wiki
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Official website
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Gamesplanet
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Humble Store
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Steam
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
All versions require Steam DRM.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\The Fun Pimps\7 Days To Die\
macOS (OS X) ~/Library/Preferences/unity.The Fun Pimps.7 Days To Die.plist
Linux ~/.config/unity3d/The Fun Pimps/7 Days To Die/
It's unknown whether this game follows the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux. Please fill in this information.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\7DaysToDie\Saves\
macOS (OS X) ~/Library/Application Support/7DaysToDie/Saves/
Linux ~/.local/share/7DaysToDie/Saves/

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Huge impact on FPS and HUD not centered
Ultra-widescreen
[1]
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
FOV can be changed between 50° and 85° in the video settings (Alpha 18.3). Can be modified by using Console Commands.
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Launch the game in window with -popupwindow parameter
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Low, Medium, High, Ultra and Ultra+
Anti-aliasing (AA)
FXAA toggle
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Half and Full.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
No FPS limit observable.
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Field of view (FOV)[edit]

Set FOV in console[3]
  1. Open the console (F1).
  2. Enter sg OptionsFieldOfViewNew followed by the FOV value you want.

Notes

Entering this command without a value will show the current value being used.
FOV changes do not affect the size of weapons on the screen.[2]

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Overall Sound, Ambient Sound, In-Game Music, Menu Music and Voice Volume. Dynamic Music can be enabled and modified (for how long the music is played per day in percentage) or disabled.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

The language can be changed in the game properties using Steam.
Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Spanish
Italian
Alpha 18.3
Russian
Brazilian Portuguese
Alpha 18.3
Polish
Alpha 18.3
Turkish
Alpha 18.3
Korean
Alpha 18.3
Simplified Chinese
Alpha 18.3
Traditional Chinese
Alpha 18.3
Japanese
Alpha 18.3
Latin American Spanish
Alpha 18.3

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
LAN play
16 8 by default
Online play
64

Connection types

Ports

Protocol Port(s) and/or port range(s)
TCP 26900
UDP 26900-26902
Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) support status is unknown.

VR support[edit]

Devices Native Notes
Tobii Eye Tracking
Use Tobii Game Hub. Supports head tracking.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11
OpenGL 4.5
Vulkan 1.1 Not fully supported
Shader Model support 5.0
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows
32-bit Windows support was removed in Alpha 18.[4]
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Interface NGUI
Input InControl Version 1.6.17 build 9143
Multiplayer Steamworks
Anti-cheat Easy Anti-Cheat [5]

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) 2.4 GHz Dual Core
System memory (RAM) 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 12 GB
Video card (GPU) 2048 MB of VRAM
DirectX 11 compatible
A 64-bit operating system is required.
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.12
Processor (CPU) 2.4 GHz Dual Core
System memory (RAM) 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 12 GB
Video card (GPU) 2048 MB of VRAM
A 64-bit operating system is required.
Linux
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Ubuntu 16.04
Processor (CPU) 2.4 GHz Dual Core
System memory (RAM) 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 12 GB
Video card (GPU) 2048 MB of VRAM

Notes

  1. Unity engine build: 2019.1.0f2

References