Sang-Froid: Tales of Werewolves

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Sang-Froid: Tales of Werewolves
Sang-Froid: Tales of Werewolves cover
Artifice Studio
Artifice Studio
Virtools 5
Release dates
Windows April 5, 2013
Metacritic 79
Monetization Freeware
Microtransactions None
Modes Singleplayer
Pacing Real-time
Perspectives Third-person, Top-down view
Controls Direct control
Genres Action, Strategy, Tower defense
Themes North America, Supernatural
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Key points

Not possible to change video or control settings whilst playing a level.[1]
Even from SSD with high end machine games startup may take over half minutes excluding splash screens, Alt+Tab pauses loading completely.[2]

General information Community Discussions Support Page
Steam Community Discussions


Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Available for free.
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Available for free.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %PROGRAMDATA%\sangFroidData\[Note 1]
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/227220/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %PROGRAMDATA%\sangFroidData\SaveGames\[Note 1]
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/227220/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud


Video settings.
Video settings.
Launcher, only appears during first-time launch.
Launcher, only appears during first-time launch.

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Only supports up to a maximum resolution of 1920x1200
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
None, Low, High.
Possibly FXAA as produces higly blurry image with High without AF.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
As option under "frame rate cap"
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
"Frame rate cap" caps game to 30 FPS, disabling the cap caps the game to 60 FPS.
Enable vsync, it disables cap and correctly vsyncs game to monitors refresh rate.
High dynamic range display (HDR)
See the glossary page for potential alternatives.



X-axis much more sensitive than Y-axis sensitivity.[1]


Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Music and SFX/Voice. Mute, Low, Medium and Loud.
Surround sound
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost


Language UI Audio Sub Notes

Issues unresolved[edit]

Very long loading time[edit]

'Waiting for Steam initialization...'
'Waiting for Steam initialization...'
Splash screen will pause loading if alt-tabbed.
'Waiting for Steam initialization...' can take a long time and often requires restarting.

Other information[edit]


Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes

System requirements[edit]

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP, Vista, 7, 8
Processor (CPU) Dual core
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 4 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 9 series
ATI Radeon HD 4000 series
Requires a resolution of at least 1280x720.


  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>/227220/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (227220) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.


  1. 1.0 1.1 Verified by User:Andytizer on April 5, 2013
  2. Verified by User:Marioysikax on June 28, 2014