Costume Quest

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Costume Quest
Costume Quest cover
Developers
Double Fine Productions
Windows Other Ocean Interactive
Windows Junglevision Software
macOS (OS X) Edward Rudd
Linux Edward Rudd
Publishers
THQ Nordic
Engines
Buddha
Release dates
Windows October 15, 2011
macOS (OS X) May 7, 2013
Linux May 7, 2013
Costume Quest guide on StrategyWiki
Costume Quest on Wikipedia
Costume Quest
Costume Quest 2011
Costume Quest 2 2014

Key points

Frame rate is capped at 30 FPS.

General information

Double Fine Action Forums - Costume Quest
GOG.com Community Discussions
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Epic Games Store
DRM-free after installation through Epic Games Launcher (see notes)
DRM-free when launched directly from executable.[1]
Windows
GamersGate
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Gamesplanet
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Green Man Gaming
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Humble Store
DRM-free
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
itch.io
DRM-free
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Steam
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\Doublefine\CostumeQuest
macOS (OS X) ~/Library/Application Support/doublefine/costumequest/
Linux $XDG_DATA_HOME/doublefine/costumequest/
This game follows the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\Doublefine\CostumeQuest
macOS (OS X) ~/Library/Application Support/doublefine/costumequest/
Linux $XDG_DATA_HOME/doublefine/costumequest/
Steam <Steam-folder>/userdata/<user-id>/115100/

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

Video settings[edit]

General settings.
General settings.
Advanced video settings.
Advanced video settings.
Graphics feature State WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
No HUD when using multiple monitors, unplayable.
Ultra-widescreen
[citation needed]
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Toggle with Alt+ Enter or use -window parameter.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Use Borderless Gaming.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
FXAA on/off toggle. To enable SSAA use -ssaa2x or -ssaa4x parameter.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Frame rate is capped at 30 FPS.

Input settings[edit]

Input settings.
Input settings.

Audio settings[edit]

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

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Italian
Russian
Fan translation by «ZoG Forum Team»
Spanish

VR support[edit]

3D modes Native Notes
vorpX
G3D
User created game profile, see vorpx forum profile introduction.

Issues fixed[edit]

An official FAQ is available on the Double Fine Action Forums. It lists existing and known issues as well as potential fixes.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
OpenGL 2.1 macOS/OS X and Linux only.
Shader Model support 3
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Audio FMOD
Interface Scaleform

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP SP3
Processor (CPU) 1.4 GHz dual core
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 8800
ATI Radeon X1600
Intel HD
256 MB of VRAM
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.6.8
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 700 MB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 8800GT
ATI Radeon HD 2600
Intel HD 3000
256 MB of VRAM
Linux
Minimum
Operating system (OS) Ubuntu 12.04 LTS
Processor (CPU) 1.8 GHz dual core
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 700 MB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 8800
ATI Radeon HD 2000
Intel HD 4000
256 MB of VRAM
OpenGL 2.1 compatible

References

  1. Verified by User:Baronsmoki on 2019-10-31
  2. Verified by User:GeneralFailer on 8 June 2015