Blades of Time

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Blades of Time
Blades of Time cover
Developers
Gaijin Entertainment
Release dates
Windows April 20, 2012
macOS (OS X) September 17, 2012
Reception
Metacritic 63
OpenCritic 34
IGDB 61
Blades of Time on HowLongToBeat
Blades of Time on IGDB
Blades of Time on MobyGames
Blades of Time on Wikipedia

General information

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

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Amazon.com
DRM details are not known
Windows
GamersGate
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
GOG.com
DRM-free
Online features are not supported.[1]
Limited Edition also available.
Windows
Green Man Gaming
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Limited Edition also available.
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Humble Store
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Limited Edition also available.
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Steam
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Limited Edition also available.
Windows
macOS (OS X)
All macOS versions require Steam DRM.

DLC and expansion packs

Name Notes
Dismal Swamp Includes a new and short campaign
Windows
macOS (OS X)

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Delete/rename video files[citation needed]
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\video
  2. Delete or rename gaijin.ogm and intro.ogm.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\BladesOfTime\
macOS (OS X)
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/208670/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Steam <Steam-folder>\userdata\<user-id>\208670\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/208670/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud
Listed on the storepage as a feature, but hidden and not in usage.[2]

Video[edit]

Options.
Options.

Input[edit]

Customize controls.
Customize controls.

Audio[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Music, sound, and speech
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Italian
Japanese
Russian
Spanish

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
2 Versus, Co-op
Use Nucleus Coop & Unofficial mod.
LAN play
Online play
2 Versus, Co-op

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows
macOS (OS X)

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Audio FMOD

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 4 2.6 GHz
AMD 3500+
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 3 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 7300 GS
ATI Radeon x1300 256 MB
DirectX 9.0c compatible
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Lion 10.7
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5 - 2.5
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 3 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 9600
AMD 6750M

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>/208670/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (208670) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References

  1. Blades of Time on GOG.com - last accessed on 2020-07-27
    "NOTE: This version of Blades of Time does not support online features"
  2. User Cloud for Blades of Time on SteamdDB
  3. Blades of Time | WSGF