Samorost 2

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Samorost 2
Samorost 2 cover
Developers
Amanita Design
Engines
Original Flash 8
Release dates
Windows December 8, 2005
macOS (OS X) December 8, 2005
Linux December 8, 2005
Taxonomy
Microtransactions None
Modes Singleplayer
Perspectives Flip screen
Controls Point and select
Genres Adventure, Puzzle
Art styles Cartoon, Stylized
Series Samorost
Samorost 2 on HowLongToBeat
Samorost 2 on IGDB
Samorost 2 guide on StrategyWiki
Samorost 2 on MobyGames
Samorost 2 on Wikipedia
Samorost
Samorost 2 2005
Samorost 3 2016
Samorost 1 2021

Key points

The new (15th Anniversary update), remastered version brings: Enhanced graphics with full-screen support, a bunch of game design tweaks, revamped save system (no more level codes), new zoom feature and Achievements.[1]
The Original Flash version of the game is included in the installation folder.

Samorost 2 is a singleplayer flip screen adventure and puzzle game in the Samorost series.

General information

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

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Developer website
DRM-free
Browser demo of first chapter of the game, which has store links for digital and physical version of the game.
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Humble Store
DRM-free
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
itch.io
DRM-free
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Mac App Store
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macOS (OS X)
Steam
DRM-free after installation through Steam client (notes may include more details)
Can be played without Steam running[2] and SWF can be extracted and played on other systems as well.
Windows
macOS (OS X)

DLC and expansion packs

Name Notes
Soundtrack Free.
Windows

Game data[edit]

General settings (Flash Version).
General settings (Flash Version).

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\amanita-design.samorost3\Local Store\
macOS (OS X)
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/40720/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\amanita-design.samorost3\Local Store\s2save.bin
macOS (OS X)
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/40720/pfx/[Note 1]
The original Adobe Flash version does not have any configuration file, or neither saving any progress, instead providing codes for going to a particular level. Only configurable option is volume, which is always half of the bar when game is started.

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Exit from fullscreen with Esc, toggle with Ctrl+F.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Right click and select from 'Quality' menu. 'High' by default, only effects on vector based assets.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
The frame-rate is capped at 60 FPS.
120+ FPS
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Input settings[edit]

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

Audio settings[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
No speech.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
The Steam Store page is showing many languages, but the game is only contains the English Credits.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 7, 8, 10
Processor (CPU) 2.3 GHz Dual Core
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB
Video card (GPU) Intel HD 4000
macOS (OS X)
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10.11
Processor (CPU) 2.3 GHz Dual Core
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB
A 64-bit operating system is required.
Linux
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 2.4
Processor (CPU) 1 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB

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>/40720/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (40720) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References