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Ghost of a Tale

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Ghost of a Tale
Ghost of a Tale cover
Unity 2017[Note 1]
Release dates
Windows March 13, 2018
Metacritic 75
OpenCritic 75
Microtransactions None
Modes Singleplayer
Pacing Real-time
Perspectives Third-person
Controls Direct control
Genres ARPG, Stealth
Art styles Stylized
Themes Fantasy
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General information

Official Forum
IndieGoGo Campaign Community Discussions Support Page
Steam Community Discussions


Game data

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

Configuration file(s) location

System Location
Windows HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\SeithCG\GhostofaTale
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/417290/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game data location

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\My Games\Ghost of a Tale\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/417290/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game cloud syncing

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Requires enabling backup of the Documents folder in OneDrive on all computers.
Steam Cloud
Xbox Cloud


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

Graphics feature State WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Added a FOV slider in patch 6.37. Unknown values. A huge range is selectable in a slider.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Enable windowed mode and use the -popupwindow parameter (or see the glossary page).
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
On/off toggle.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Cap can be set at 30, 60, 120 or off. No FPS limit.
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.
Shadows Distance and Lights Distance only apply when set up in the main menu, otherwise a restart is required.


In-game controls settings.
In-game controls settings.

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Mouse acceleration
No acceleration.
Mouse sensitivity
Separate sensitivity settings for x- and y-axis.
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
X-axis can also be inverted.
Controller support
Full controller support
Controller remapping
Controller sensitivity
Separate sensitivity settings for x- and y-axis.
Controller Y-axis inversion
X-axis can also be inverted.
Controller types
XInput-compatible controllers
Xbox button prompts
Impulse Trigger vibration
DualShock 4 controllers
DualShock button prompts
Light bar support
Connection modes Wired, V1
Generic/other controllers
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M


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

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
There are no voices in-game.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost


Language UI Audio Sub Notes
Simplified Chinese

VR support

Issues fixed

A list of known issues and solutions can be found in the Steam Community thread.

Other information


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

System requirements

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5 2.5 GHz
System memory (RAM) 3 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 5 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 660
AMD Radeon R9 270
2 GB of VRAM
A 64-bit operating system is required.


  1. Unity engine build: 2017.4.18f1[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>/417290/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (417290) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.


  1. Verified by User:Baronsmoki on 2019-11-06