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Dauntless cover
Phoenix Labs
Unreal Engine 4
Release dates
Windows September 26, 2019[1]
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This game requires a constant internet connection for all game modes.

General information

Official website
Official Discord server
Official wiki
Dauntless subreddit


Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Epic Games Store
Epic Games Launcher
Always online (requires a constant internet connection to play)
All versions require Epic Games Launcher DRM and a constant internet connection for all game modes.

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Delete video files
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\Archon\Content\Movies\Windows\.
  2. Delete or rename Logo.mp4.

Game data[edit]

In-game gameplay settings.
In-game gameplay settings.

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\Archon\Saved\Config\WindowsClient\
Progress is saved on Dauntless servers.

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Epic Games Launcher

Video settings[edit]

In-game video settings.
In-game video settings.

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Vert- scaling. FOV slider can be used to compensate.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
FOV slider made working in update 0.9.2.[2][3] See Increased FOV for higher values.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
TAA always on
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Option added to unlock FPS ingame.
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Increased FOV[edit]

Change the way FOV is calculated[4]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open Engine.ini in a text editor.
  3. Add the following lines:

Input settings[edit]

In-game input settings.
In-game input settings.

Audio settings[edit]

In-game audio settings.
In-game audio settings.

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Master, music, sound effects, bass sound effects, dialog, chat volume.
Surround sound
In Options > Gameplay.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost


Language UI Audio Sub Notes


Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
LAN play
Online play
4 Co-op
Supports crossplay with Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PS4

Other information[edit]


Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes


Middleware Notes
Physics PhysX
Audio Wwise
Multiplayer Easy Anti-Cheat [5]

System requirements[edit]

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 15 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 660 Ti
DirectX 11 compatible


  1. Dauntless Leaves Early Access with New Season: Aether Unbound - last accessed on 2019-09-26
  2. Release: OB 0.9.2 - last accessed on 2019-08-22
  3. Verified by User:Rose on 2019-08-22
    Tried multiple FOV settings.
  4. Verified by User:Rose on 2019-08-22
  5. Easy Anti-Cheat