Gauntlet (2014)

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Gauntlet Slayer Edition
Gauntlet Slayer Edition cover
Developers
Arrowhead Game Studios
Publishers
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment
Engines
Bitsquid
Release dates
Windows September 23, 2014
Reception
Metacritic 68
OpenCritic 70
Taxonomy
Series Gauntlet
Gauntlet (2014) on HowLongToBeat
Gauntlet (2014) on IGDB
Gauntlet (2014) on MobyGames
Gauntlet (2014) on Wikipedia
Gauntlet
Gauntlet 1988
Gauntlet II 1989
Gauntlet (2014) 2014

General information

Renamed to Gauntlet: Slayer Edition after an update in 2015.
Official website
Gauntlet Wiki
GOG.com Community Discussions
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
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Windows
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
Green Man Gaming
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Windows
Humble Store
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Windows
Steam
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Windows
GamersGate (unavailable)
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Windows

DLC and expansion packs

Name Notes
Lilith the Necromancer Pack
Windows

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\Arrowhead\Gauntlet\user_settings.config
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/258970/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\Arrowhead\Gauntlet\saves\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/258970/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video[edit]

Video settings.
Video settings.

Graphics feature State WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Some resolutions not visible in-game. Edit in configuration file.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
Use the related PCGW community tool as a workaround.
4K Ultra HD
[1]
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See Borderless fullscreen windowed.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
FXAA in-game. Cannot be forced via AMD control panel.
Nvidia users can use DSR for supersampling AA.[2]
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Select High Refresh Rate in Display options.[3]
High dynamic range display (HDR)
See the glossary page for potential alternatives.

Borderless fullscreen windowed[edit]

Edit user_settings.config[citation needed]
  1. Edit %APPDATA%\Arrowhead\Gauntlet\user_settings.config
  2. Find borderless_fullscreen = false and change false to true.

Input[edit]

Audio[edit]

Audio and input settings.
Audio and input settings.

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Master, music, effects and dialogue.
Surround sound
5.1
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Brazilian Portuguese
French
German
Italian
Polish
Russian
Spanish

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
4 Co-op
LAN play
Online play
4 Co-op

Connection types

VR support[edit]

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

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11
Shader Model support 5
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Physics PhysX
Multiplayer Steamworks

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Vista
Processor (CPU) 2.4 GHz Dual Core
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 9800
ATI Radeon HD 2600 XT
512 MB of VRAM

Notes

  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>/258970/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (258970) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References