Little Nightmares

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Little Nightmares
Little Nightmares cover
Developers
Tarsier Studios
Publishers
Bandai Namco Entertainment
Engines
Unreal Engine 4
Release dates
Windows April 28, 2017
Reception
Metacritic 81
OpenCritic 79
IGDB 78
Taxonomy
Monetization DLC
Microtransactions None
Modes Singleplayer
Pacing Real-time
Perspectives Scrolling
Controls Direct control
Genres Platform, Puzzle
Art styles Stylized
Themes Horror
Series Little Nightmares
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General information

GOG.com Community Discussions for game series
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
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Collector's "Six" Edition.
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Windows
GamersGate
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Complete Edition also available.
Windows
Gamesplanet
GOG.com key
Complete Edition also available.
Windows
Gamesplanet
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Complete Edition also available.
Windows
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
Green Man Gaming
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Complete Edition also available.
Windows
Humble Store
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Complete Edition also available.
Windows
Steam
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Complete Edition also available.
Windows

Version differences[edit]

The Complete Edition includes the Secrets of The Maw expansion pass.

Monetization[edit]

DLC and expansion packs

Name Notes
Secrets of The Maw Expansion Pass Season Pass. Includes The Depths, The Hideaway, The Residence, Scarecrow Sack and Upside-down Teapot.
Windows
The Depths
Windows
Fox Mask Free DLC from the Bandai Namco EP!C Rewards Club. No longer obtainable.
Windows
The Hideaway
Windows
The Residence
Windows
Scarecrow Sack
Windows
Tengu Mask Free DLC from the Bandai Namco EP!C Rewards Club. No longer obtainable.
Windows
Upside-down Teapot
Windows

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\Atlas\Saved\Config\WindowsNoEditor\[Note 1]
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/424840/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\Atlas\Saved\SaveGames\[Note 1]
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/424840/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video[edit]

General settings
General settings
Advanced video settings
Advanced video settings

Borderless fullscreen windowed[edit]

Enable borderless fullscreen[1]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open GameUserSettings.ini.
  3. Add or modify FullscreenMode=1 under [/Script/TarsierUtilities.TarGameUserSettings].

Anisotropic filtering (AF)[edit]

Set anisotropic samples[1]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open Engine.ini.
  3. Add the following to the file and save it.
[SystemSettings]
r.MaxAnisotropy=16

Chromatic aberration[edit]

Disable chromatic aberration[1]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open Engine.ini.
  3. Add the following to the file and save it.
[SystemSettings]
r.SceneColorFringeQuality=0

Depth of field[edit]

Disable depth of field[1]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open Engine.ini.
  3. Add the following to the file and save it.
[SystemSettings]
r.DepthOfFieldQuality=0

Input[edit]

Haptic feedback[edit]

Disable controller vibration[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. Expand "Input Management" and "Gamepad".
  4. Enable "Disable ALL Rumble" and close the Control Panel.
  5. Press Ctrl+ Shift+O to toggle Special K's On-Screen Display.

Audio[edit]

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

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Traditional Chinese
French
German
Hungarian
Fan translation
Italian
Korean
Polish
Brazilian Portuguese
Russian
Spanish
Swedish

VR support[edit]

3D modes Native Notes
Nvidia 3D Vision
See Helix Mod: Little Nightmares (DX11).
vorpX
G3D, Z3D
Officially supported game, see official vorpx game list.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

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

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i3
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 10 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 460
DirectX 11 compatible
A 64-bit operating system is required.
SSE 4.2 is required.

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 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).
  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>/424840/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (424840) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Verified by User:Keith on 2017-11-10