McPixel

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McPixel
McPixel cover
Developers
Sos Sosowski
Engines
Adobe AIR
Release dates
Windows June 25, 2012
macOS (OS X) June 25, 2012
Linux June 25, 2012
Reception
Metacritic 76
Taxonomy
Art styles Pixel art
Themes Comedy
Series McPixel
McPixel on HowLongToBeat
McPixel on IGDB
McPixel on MobyGames
McPixel on Wikipedia
McPixel
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McPixel 3 2022

Key points

Game uses Adobe AIR which lets Shaders run on CPU. This can cause massive framerate drops.[1]

General information

Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Official website
DRM-free
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Amazon.com
DRM-free
Windows
Amazon.com
DRM-free
macOS (OS X)
Humble Store
DRM-free
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
itch.io
DRM-free
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Steam
DRM-free after installation through Steam client (notes may include more details)
Game can be run without Steam open.[2]
Windows
macOS (OS X)

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/220860/pfx/[Note 1]
It's unknown whether this game follows the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux. Please fill in this information.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/220860/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud
972.69 KB available

Video[edit]

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

Input[edit]

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Mouse acceleration
Usage of system mouse
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support

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

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 4
AMD Athlon 64
System memory (RAM) 512 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 70 MB
Video card (GPU) Pixel-art capable graphics card
DirectX 9.0b compatible
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.6
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo
System memory (RAM) 512 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 70 MB
Video card (GPU) Pixel-art capable graphics card

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>/220860/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (220860) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References