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Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers - 20th Anniversary Edition

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This page is for the 2014 remaster. For the original from 1993, see Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers.

Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers -
20th Anniversary Edition
Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers - 20th Anniversary Edition cover
Developers
Phoenix Online Studios
Pinkerton Road Studio
Publishers
Pinkerton Road Studio
Engines
Unity 5[Note 1]
Release dates
Windows October 15, 2014
macOS (OS X) October 15, 2014
Reception
Metacritic 74
OpenCritic 72
Taxonomy
Monetization One-time game purchase
Microtransactions None
Modes Singleplayer
Perspectives Cinematic camera
Controls Point and select
Genres Adventure
Art styles Pre-rendered graphics, Realistic
Themes Contemporary, Detective/mystery, North America
Series Gabriel Knight
Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers - 20th Anniversary Edition on HowLongToBeat
Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers - 20th Anniversary Edition on IGDB
Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers - 20th Anniversary Edition on MobyGames
Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers - 20th Anniversary Edition on Wikipedia
Gabriel Knight
Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers 1993
The Beast Within: A Gabriel Knight Mystery 1995
Gabriel Knight 3: Blood of the Sacred, Blood of the Damned 1999
Gabriel Knight: Sins of the Fathers - 20th Anniversary Edition 2014

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

Gabriel Knight Omnipedia - A wiki for the series
Hardcore Gaming 101 - Comprehensive feature on the series
GOG.com Community Discussions for game series
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Developer website
DRM-free
Windows
macOS (OS X)
GOG.com
DRM-free
Includes the soundtrack.
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Humble Store
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Mac App Store
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macOS (OS X)
Steam
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
A demo for PC and Mac is available. The demo is also available on Steam.

Game data

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

Configuration file(s) location

System Location
Windows HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Phoenix Online Studios\GK1
macOS (OS X)
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/262000/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game data location

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\AppData\LocalLow\Phoenix Online Studios\GK1
macOS (OS X)
Steam <Steam-folder>\userdata\<user-id>\262000\remote\gk1\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/262000/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game cloud syncing

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video

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

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Pre-rendered backgrounds are scaled from 1920x1080.
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Enable windowed mode and use the -popupwindow parameter (or see the glossary page).
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
High dynamic range display (HDR)
See the glossary page for potential alternatives.
The game engine may allow for manual configuration of the game via its variables. See the Unity page for more details.

Input

Launcher key map settings.
Launcher key map settings.

Audio

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

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
Royalty free audio

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Italian
Polish
Fan translation, Steam, GOG.
Russian
Fan translation by «Prometheus Project»
Spanish

Other information

API

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9.0c
OpenGL 2 OS X only.
Shader Model support 3
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

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP
Processor (CPU) 2.0 GHz
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 4 GB
Video card (GPU) 512 MB of VRAM
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.6
Processor (CPU) 2.4 GHz
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 4 GB
Video card (GPU) 512 MB of VRAM


Notes

  1. Unity engine build: 5.4.3f1[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>/262000/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (262000) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References

  1. Verified by User:Vetle on 2018-05-08