Bob Came in Pieces

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Bob Came in Pieces
Bob Came in Pieces cover
Developers
Ludosity
Engines
Unity 2[Note 1]
Release dates
Windows January 22, 2010
macOS (OS X) March 17, 2010
Reception
Metacritic 73
Taxonomy
Microtransactions None
Modes Singleplayer
Pacing Real-time
Perspectives Scrolling, Side view
Controls Direct control
Genres Action, Puzzle
Vehicles Space flight
Art styles Stylized
Themes Sci-fi
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Warnings

The macOS (OS X) version of this game does not work on macOS Catalina (version 10.15) or later due to the removal of support for 32-bit-only apps.

General information

Steam Community Discussions
Official website

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Developer website
DRM details are not known
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Green Man Gaming
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Steam
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Windows
macOS (OS X)

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Ludosity Interactive\Bob Came in Pieces\
macOS (OS X)
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/46000/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Steam <Steam-folder>\userdata\<user-id>\46000\remote\*.data
Windows %PROGRAMDATA%\Bob Came In Pieces\Profiles.data[Note 3]
macOS (OS X)
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/46000/pfx/[Note 2]
Ship configurations are saved in %USERPROFILE%\Bob Came in Pieces

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video[edit]

General settings.
General settings.

Graphics feature State WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Hor+
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
Cannot be selected, registry override does not work.
4K Ultra HD
Blurry sprites at resolutions higher than 1920x1200.
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Enable windowed mode and use the -popupwindow parameter (or see the glossary page).
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS

Input[edit]

Audio[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Sound, Music
Surround sound
2.0 Stereo[2]
Subtitles
All speech is text-based.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
OpenGL
OS X only.
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows
macOS (OS X)
This 32-bit-only macOS game does not work on macOS Catalina (10.15) or later.

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP
Processor (CPU) 2.4 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 500 MB
Video card (GPU) 128 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0c compatible
Shader model 2.0 support
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.5.8
Processor (CPU) Intel
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 500 MB
Video card (GPU) 128 MB of VRAM
Shader model 2.0 support

Notes

  1. Unity engine build: 2.6.1f3[1]
  2. 2.0 2.1 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>/46000/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (46000) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.
  3. When running this game without elevated privileges (Run as administrator option), write operations against a location below %PROGRAMFILES%, %PROGRAMDATA%, or %WINDIR% might be redirected to %LOCALAPPDATA%\VirtualStore on Windows Vista and later (more details).

References

  1. Verified by User:Faalagorn on 2017-12-21
  2. Verified by User:Mastan on 2021-05-02
    Tested in 7.1 using Orban Loudness Meter.