Beautiful Desolation

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Beautiful Desolation
Beautiful Desolation cover
Developers
The Brotherhood
Engines
Unity 5[Note 1]
Release dates
Windows February 26, 2020
Linux March 20, 2020
macOS (OS X) April 20, 2020
Reception
Metacritic 81
OpenCritic 79
Taxonomy
Modes Singleplayer
Perspectives Bird's-eye view, Isometric
Controls Point and select
Genres Adventure
Themes Africa, Post-apocalyptic, Sci-fi
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General information

GOG.com Community Discussions
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
GOG.com
DRM-free
Deluxe Edition also available.
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Green Man Gaming
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Deluxe Edition also available.
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Humble Store
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Steam
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Deluxe Edition also available.
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\THE BROTHERHOOD\BEAUTIFUL DESOLATION\config.cfg

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\THE BROTHERHOOD\BEAUTIFUL DESOLATION

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud
[2]

Video[edit]

Game settings.
Game settings.
Video settings.
Video settings.

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
Cutscenes are 16:9.[3]
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Low, High, Extreme
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Supports either 30 or 60Hz (referred to as 30FPS and 60FPS in-game)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Uncapped by default (called System Managed in-game); optional FPS cap of 30, 60, or 120FPS.
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Input[edit]

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.

Audio[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio settings.

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Master, Video, SFX, Background, Voice, Music, Interface, Ambience, Locomotion
Surround sound
Subtitles
Video only; all other in-game dialogue is subtitled and cannot be disabled.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
Language selection.
Language selection.

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Russian
Spanish
Turkish

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows
macOS (OS X)
[4]
Linux

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Cutscenes AVPro Video

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i3 2.5 GHz
AMD Phenom II X3
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 14 GB
Video card (GPU) DirectX 11 compatible
Sound (audio device) DirectX compatible
A 64-bit operating system is required.
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.12.6
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5-4570S 2.9G Hz
System memory (RAM) 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 14 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GT 750M
A 64-bit operating system is required.
Linux
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Ubuntu 18.04 LTS, OpenSuSE Tumbleweed, Linux Mint, Arch Linux
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i3 2.50 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 14 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 9600 GT
A 64-bit operating system is required.

Notes

  1. Unity engine build: 5.6.6f2[1]

References

  1. Verified by User:Expack3 on 2020-03-16
  2. BEAUTIFUL DESOLATION · AppID: 912570 · Steam Database - last accessed on 2020-02-28
  3. Verified by User:Funsponge on 2020-04-28
    Tested using 21:9.
  4. Verified by User:Expack3 on 2020-10-06
    Tested GOG executable using Windows GNU port of Linux file command.