Saints Row: Gat out of Hell

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Saints Row: Gat out of Hell
Saints Row: Gat out of Hell cover
Developers
Deep Silver Volition
High Voltage Software[1]
Linux Virtual Programming
Publishers
Deep Silver
Engines
CTG
Release dates
Windows January 20, 2015
Linux December 21, 2015[2]
Saints Row: Gat out of Hell on Wikipedia
Saints Row
Saints Row 2 2009
Saints Row: The Third 2011
Saints Row IV 2013
Saints Row: Gat out of Hell 2015
Agents of Mayhem 2017
Saints Row 5 TBD

General information

Official series site
Official forums
Saints Row Wiki
Saints Row Mods forums
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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Windows
Linux
Amazon.com
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Windows
Linux
Gamesplanet
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Windows
Linux
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
Humble Store
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Windows
Linux
Steam
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Windows
Linux

Downloadable content (DLC) and expansions

Name Notes
Devil's Workshop Pack
Windows
Linux

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Modify configuration files[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open display.ini.
  3. Add SkipIntroVideo = true into the file.
Delete or rename video files[citation needed]
  1. Go to videos in the installation folder.
  2. Delete, move or rename logo_volition.bk2, HVS_Logo.bk2 and logo_deep_silver.bk2.

Game data[edit]

In-game general settings.
In-game general settings.

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>/display.ini[Note 1]
Linux $XDG_DATA_HOME/vpltd/SaintsRow4GooH/
Steam <path-to-game>/display.ini
This game follows the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>/_saves/[Note 1]
Steam <Steam-folder>/userdata/<user-id>/206420/
Save game data location is shared with Saints Row IV.

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

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

Input settings[edit]

In-game key map settings.
In-game key map settings.
In-game control settings (for keyboard/mouse).
In-game control settings (for keyboard/mouse).
In-game control settings (for gamepad).
In-game control settings (for gamepad).
Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
Some users report issues with rebinding certain keys.[3]
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Independent sensitivity of X and Y axes.
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
X axis can be inverted too.
Controller
Controller support
Full controller support
Controller remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Controller sensitivity
Independent sensitivity of X and Y axes.
Controller Y-axis inversion
X axis can be inverted too.
Controller types
XInput-compatible controllers
Xbox button prompts
Impulse Trigger vibration
DualShock 4 controllers
DualShock button prompts
Use DualShock Button Prompts mod
Light bar support
Connection modes unknown
Tracked motion controllers
Generic/other controllers
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M
Rapidly changes button prompts

Audio settings[edit]

In-game audio settings.
In-game audio settings.
Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Effects, Music and Voice.
Surround sound
7.0 Surround
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

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

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

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

Issues fixed[edit]

Fails to Launch / Hangs / Freezes After Intro[edit]

Move the installation[citation needed]
  • If the game is installed in a storage drive other than C:, move it to a new or existing Steam Library on C:.
Restart the computer[citation needed]
  • This issue can be caused by an unknown factor that disappears when restarting the computer.

Corrupted/Invalid save[edit]

Remove saved games[4]
This fix will erase saved games in Saints Row IV.
  • Delete files in <Steam-folder>/userdata/<user-id>/206420/remote.
    • If these files are restored by Steam Cloud Sync, you can open them in a text editor and save them as blank files. You may also need to disable steam cloud synchronization.
  • Delete <Steam-folder>/userdata/<user-id>/206420/remotecache.vdf

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11 Backward compatibility for Direct3D 10 and 10.1 GPUs is provided by Direct3D 11.
Shader Model support 5
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows
Linux

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Physics Havok
Audio Wwise
Cutscenes Bink Video
Multiplayer Steamworks

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Vista
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600
AMD Athlon II X3
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 10 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 260
AMD Radeon HD 5800
DirectX 10 compatible
Linux
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS, SteamOS
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i3-2100 3.1 GHz
AMD Athlon II X4 645 3.1 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 7 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GT 440
AMD Radeon HD 6670
1 GB of VRAM
Recommended Graphics Drivers: Nvidia: 352, 355 or 358 series driver / AMD: AMD Catalyst (fglrx) 15.9 or better. MESA drivers and Intel Graphics are not currently supported.

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 When running this game without Administrator elevation, activity in %PROGRAMFILES%, %PROGRAMFILES(X86)%, and %WINDIR% might be redirected to %LOCALAPPDATA%\VirtualStore\ (more details).

References