Deep Rock Galactic

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Deep Rock Galactic
Deep Rock Galactic cover
Ghost Ship Games
Coffee Stain Studios
Unreal Engine 4
Release dates
Windows Early access
Deep Rock Galactic on Wikipedia

General information

Official website
Official Discord server
Steam Community Discussions


Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

  1. Go to <path-to-game>\FSD\Saved\Config\WindowsNoEditor\
  2. Open Game.ini.
  3. Add:
  4. Save changes.

Skip splash screen[edit]

  1. See Command line arguments.
  2. Use -nosplash.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <Steam-folder>\FSD\Saved\Config\WindowsNoEditor\
Microsoft Store
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/548430/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <Steam-folder>\FSD\Saved\SaveGames\Player.sav
Microsoft Store
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/548430/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud
Xbox Cloud

Video settings[edit]

In-game video settings
In-game video settings
In-game UI settings
In-game UI settings

Input settings[edit]

In-game control settings.
In-game control settings.

Audio settings[edit]

In-game audio settings.
In-game audio settings.
Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Master, sound effects and music.
Surround sound
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

Connection types

Type Native Notes
This is a planned feature.[citation needed]
Direct IP

Issues unresolved[edit]

Mouse Buttons not registering[edit]

If RMB is pressed and held while in mid-air, it will not continue to be registered as pressed after the player has landed on the ground.

Issues fixed[edit]

Low FPS on Nvidia cards[edit]

Disable NVIDIA Ansel[3]
  1. Go to C:\Program Files\NVIDIA Corporation\Ansel\Tools\
  2. Run NvCameraConfiguration.exe
  3. Set Ansel to Disable and save

Other information[edit]


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


Middleware Notes
Physics PhysX

System requirements[edit]

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) 2.4 GHz Dual Core
System memory (RAM) 6 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 10 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 460
AMD Radeon HD 5770
1 GB of VRAM
DirectX 11 compatible
A 64-bit operating system is required.


  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>/548430/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (548430) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.


  1. Verified by User:Whisper on 2019-03-05
  2. Verified by User:Whisper on 2019-03-05
  3. Are you having random fps drops? Try disabling Ansel.