Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham

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Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham
Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham cover
Developers
Traveller's Tales
Publishers
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment
OS X Feral Interactive
Release dates
Windows November 11, 2014
macOS (OS X) November 28, 2014
Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham guide on StrategyWiki
Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham on Wikipedia

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.
Lego Batman
Subseries of Batman
Subseries of Lego
Lego Batman: The Videogame 2008
Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes 2012
Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham 2014
Lego DC Super-Villains 2018

General information

Official website
Batman Wiki
Brickipedia - Game page on LEGO Wiki
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
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Windows
Epic Games Store
DRM-free after installation through Epic Games Launcher (see notes)
Premium Edition; includes all DLC.
DRM-free when launched directly from executable.
Windows
GamersGate
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Windows
Gamesplanet
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Windows
Green Man Gaming
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Windows
Humble Store
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Premium Edition also available.
Windows
Origin
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Included with Origin Access Basic.
Windows
Steam
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Windows
The Mac OS X version is no longer sold digitally.

Downloadable content (DLC) and expansions

Name Notes
Season Pass
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Batman 75th Anniversary
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Dark Knight
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Man of Steel
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Arrow
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Bizarro
Windows
macOS (OS X)
The Squad
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Batman of the Future Character Pack Not included in Season Pass.
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Rainbow Character Pack Available for free.
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Heroines and Villainesses Character Pack Available for free.
Windows
macOS (OS X)

Game data[edit]

In-game options menu.
In-game options menu.

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment\LEGO Batman 3 Beyond Gotham\
macOS (OS X)
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/313690/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment\LEGO Batman 3 Beyond Gotham\SavedGames\
Steam <Steam-folder>\userdata\<user-id>\313690\remote\savedgames\
macOS (OS X)
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/313690/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Epic Games Store
Origin
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

In-game general video settings.
In-game general video settings.
In-game advanced video settings.
In-game advanced video settings.
Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
Choose From Screen-Res as your aspect ratio.
Cutscenes are framed for 2.35:1 or 1.78:1, depending on the scene.[Note 2] Cutscenes are Vert- at wider ratios and letterboxed at narrower ratios. Actual gameplay is Hor+.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
See Windowed.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See Windowed.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Unknown fixed amount.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Edge FSAA. Required for Depth of Field to work properly.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
See Run the game at screen refresh rate.
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Windowed[edit]

Force windowed[citation needed]
  1. Install Special K by following the Special K Unofficial Guide.
  2. Start the game and press Ctrl+ Shift+← Backspace to toggle Special K's Control Panel.
  3. Open the Display menu and select "Windowed Mode" and "Force Override".
  4. Set the preferred window style and close the Control Panel.
  5. Press Ctrl+ Shift+O to toggle Special K's On-Screen Display.

Notes

The game will minimize to taskbar when pressing Alt+Tab .

Input settings[edit]

In-game keyboard settings.
In-game keyboard settings.
In-game gamepad settings.
In-game gamepad settings.
In-game inversion settings.
In-game inversion settings.

Audio settings[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Cutscenes are hard-coded at 5.1.
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

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

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

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

Issues fixed[edit]

Run the game at screen refresh rate[edit]

Fullscreen mode defaults to 60 Hz on startup. The config file must be manually edited to set the refresh rate permanently.
Set screen refresh rate[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open pcconfig.txt.
  3. Change ScreenRefreshRate to the screen refresh rate (e.g. ScreenRefreshRate 120).

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9, 11
OpenGL 2.0 OS X only.
Shader Model support 3, 5
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows
DirectX 9 mode is 32-bit. DirectX 11 mode is 64-bit.
macOS (OS X)
32-bit only.[1]

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP SP3
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 10 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 7600 GTS
ATI Radeon X1950
256 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0c compatible
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.9.5
Processor (CPU) Intel 1.8 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 8 GB
Video card (GPU) 256 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>/313690/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (313690) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.
  2. Main story cutscenes are framed for 2.35:1 and bonus level/DLC cutscenes are framed for 1.78:1.

References