Astroneer

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Astroneer
Astroneer cover
Developers
System Era Softworks
Engines
Unreal Engine 4
Release dates
Windows February 6, 2019[1]
Astroneer on Wikipedia

General information

Official website
Official wiki
Official Discord server
Official forum
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Official website
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Purchase via Humble Widget.
Windows
Humble Store
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Windows
Microsoft Store
Microsoft Store
Xbox Play Anywhere, Xbox Game Pass for PC
Windows
Steam
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Windows

Version differences[edit]

The Microsoft Store version includes the Xbox One version and supports cross-platform play with Xbox One players.[2]

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Skip intro videos[citation needed]
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\Astro\Content\Movies
  2. Delete or rename all Legal and SES Logo mp4 videos (e.g. "Legal1080p.mp4", "SESLogo4K.mp4", etc). There are six total.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Microsoft Store \WpSystem\[RANDOM]\AppData\Local\Packages\SystemEraSoftworks.29415440E1269_ftk5pbg2rayv2\LocalState\Astro\Saved\Config\UWP\
Steam %LOCALAPPDATA%\Astro\Saved\Config\WindowsNoEditor\
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/361420/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Microsoft Store %LOCALAPPDATA%\Packages\SystemEraSoftworks[Random#]\SystemAppData\wgs\[random folder]\[random folder]
Steam %LOCALAPPDATA%\Astro\Saved\SaveGames\
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/361420/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud
Xbox Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Video settings
Video settings

High frame rate[edit]

Unlock FPS[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Edit GameUserSettings.ini.
  • Edit the FrameRateLimit value to your liking, e.g. FrameRateLimit=200.000000.
  • Add the line bSmoothFrameRate=False.

Input settings[edit]

Controller settings
Controller settings
Keybindings and keyboard/mouse settings
Keybindings and keyboard/mouse settings

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings
Audio settings
Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
Only when minimized.

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
Italian
German
Spanish
Partial Translation
Dutch
Partial Translation
Japanese
Korean
Polish
Russian
Simplified Chinese
Brazilian Portuguese

Changing Language[edit]

The current version of the game doesn't give the option to change the language, which is auto detected based on regional settings. However, for the Steam version it can be changed following these steps:

Instructions[4]

On Steam, right Click Astroneer -> Properties -> Set Launch Options and type the following command line argument:

-culture="en"

Available language values:

German - de
English - en
Spanish - es
Catalan - es-ES
French - fr
Italian - it
Japanese - ja
Korean - ko
Dutch - nl
Polish - pl
Portuguese - pt
Russian - ru
Chinese - zh-hans

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
LAN play
Online play
4 Windows Store version supports crossplay with Xbox One

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows
64-bit only.

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) 2.0 GHz Dual Core
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2 GB
Video card (GPU) 1 GB of VRAM
DirectX 11 compatible
64-bit OS is required

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 File/folder structure within this directory reflects the path(s) listed for Windows and/or Steam game data (use Wine regedit to access Windows registry paths). Games with Steam Cloud support may store data in ~/.steam/steam/userdata/<user-id>/361420/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (361420) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References