Fahrenheit: Indigo Prophecy Remastered

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Fahrenheit: Indigo Prophecy Remastered
Fahrenheit: Indigo Prophecy Remastered cover
Original game Quantic Dream
Remastered Aspyr Media
Aspyr Media
Release dates
Windows January 29, 2015
macOS (OS X) January 29, 2015
Linux January 29, 2015
Metacritic 61
OpenCritic 67
Modes Singleplayer
Pacing Real-time
Perspectives Third-person, Cinematic camera
Controls Direct control
Genres Adventure, Quick time events
Art styles Realistic
Themes Contemporary, Detective/mystery, Horror, Supernatural
Series Fahrenheit
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Fahrenheit 2005
Fahrenheit: Indigo Prophecy Remastered 2015


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

Aspyr Media support page
Steam Community Discussions
Unofficial wiki


All Windows and Linux versions require Steam DRM.

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Remove/rename video files[citation needed]
  1. Go to <path-to-game>/videos/uk/pc/ (or <path-to-game>/steamassets/videos/uk/pc/ on some systems).
  2. Delete or rename logoquan.bik and nvidia.bik.

Game data[edit]

In-game general settings.
In-game general settings.

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\fahrenheit.ini[Note 1]
macOS (OS X)
Linux <path-to-game>/steamassets/fahrenheit.ini
This game does not follow the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Steam <path-to-game>\Saves\<user-id>\
Save game data from the 2005 version is compatible with this edition.

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud


In-game general video settings.
In-game general video settings.
In-game advanced video settings.
In-game advanced video settings.

Graphics feature State WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
All resolutions are letterboxed and slightly pillarboxed.[1]
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Toggle with LAlt+ Enter or see Windowed.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
2x, 4x, 8x, 16x
Anti-aliasing (AA)
MSAA (2x, 4x, 8x). With windowed mode, force AA in the graphics card control panel.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
120+ FPS
Capped at 100 FPS.


Enable windowed[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file location.
  2. Edit Fahrenheit.ini.
  3. Change Fullscreen=1 to Fullscreen=0.


Anti-aliasing must be forced in the graphics card control panel.


In-game input settings.
In-game input settings.
In-game keyboard key map settings.
In-game keyboard key map settings.
In-game mouse sensitivity settings.
In-game mouse sensitivity settings.
In-game controller key map settings.
In-game controller key map settings.

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller support
No hot plugging support.
Full controller support
Controller support must be enabled manually (see Control device). The game includes an additional launcher which does not respond to controller input.
Controller remapping
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Controller types
XInput-compatible controllers
See Controller support
Xbox button prompts
Impulse Trigger vibration
DualShock 4 controllers
DualShock button prompts
Light bar support
Connection modes unknown
Generic/other controllers
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Limited use, due to the requirement to enable the controller in game's options.
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M
Steam Input
Steam Input API support
Hook input (legacy mode)
Official controller preset(s)
Steam Controller button prompts
Cursor detection

Controller support[edit]

A fix is required for the game to recognize XInput triggers and D-pad when assigning controls.
Fix remapping issues[citation needed]
  1. Download and run XInput Plus.
  2. Set the "Target Program" to FahrenheitSub.exe.
  3. Go to "DirectInput" and check "Enable DirectInput Output".
  4. Assign LT/RT to Button 11/12.
  5. Assign DPAD to Button 13-16.
  6. Click Apply and OK.


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

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Global, Music, Voices, Effects
Surround sound
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost


Language UI Audio Sub Notes
Ported from Fahrenheit, download.
Ported from Fahrenheit, download.

Issues fixed[edit]


Crash on launch[edit]

Start the game in windowed mode[citation needed]
  1. Right after the game starts, but before any of the films start playing, press Alt+ Enter.
Set in fahrenheit.ini[citation needed]
  1. Go into the installation folder and edit fahrenheit.ini to enable windowed mode.


Crash after quantic dream intro[edit]

Skip intros[citation needed]

Apply the intro video skip fix

Other information[edit]


Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
OS X and Linux only.
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
macOS (OS X)
32-bit only.[3]


Middleware Notes
Audio Miles Sound System
Cutscenes Bink Video 1.7d

System requirements[edit]

Operating system (OS) 7, 8
Processor (CPU) AMD A10 2.4 GHz
Intel Core i3 2.4 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 15 GB
Video card (GPU) ATI Radeon HD 4450
Nvidia GeForce 8800 GT
Intel HD 4400
512 MB of VRAM
macOS (OS X)
Operating system (OS) 10.9.5, 10.10
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i3 2.2 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 15 GB
Video card (GPU) ATI Radeon HD 3870
Nvidia GeForce GT 330M
Intel HD 4000
512 MB of VRAM
Operating system (OS) SteamOS, Ubuntu 14.04
Processor (CPU) AMD A10 2.4 GHz
Intel Core i3 2.4 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 15 GB
Video card (GPU) ATI Radeon HD 5450
Nvidia GeForce GTX 260
Intel HD 4400
896 MB of VRAM


  1. 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).