Saw

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Saw
Saw cover
Developers
Zombie Studios
Publishers
Konami
Engines
Unreal Engine 3
Release dates
Windows October 22, 2009
Reception
Metacritic 55
IGDB 40
Saw on HowLongToBeat
Saw on IGDB
Saw on MobyGames
Saw on Wikipedia

General information

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Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
SecuROM 7 DRM disc check
Windows
Steam (unavailable)
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Windows
This game is no longer available digitally.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\My Games\Saw\SawGame\Config\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/27300/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\My Games\Saw\SawGame\Checkpoints\default_checkpoint.sav
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/27300/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video[edit]

Graphics feature State WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Resolutions up to 1920x1200; for unlisted resolutions see Widescreen resolution.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
See Vertical sync (Vsync).
60 FPS
120+ FPS
See Engine:Unreal Engine 3#Smoothed frame rate.

Widescreen resolution[edit]

Edit SawEngine.ini][1]
  1. Go to the configuration files location.
  2. Open SawEngine.ini.
  3. Go to the [SystemSettings] section.
  4. Change ResX= and ResY= to your respective resolution.
Example: ResX=1920 and ResY=1080.

Vertical sync (Vsync)[edit]

Instructions[2]
  1. Go to the configuration files location.
  2. Open SawEngine.ini.
  3. Go to the [SystemSettings] section.
  4. Change UseVsync=False to UseVsync=True

Input[edit]

Audio[edit]

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

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Hungarian
Retail only. The language files are available.
Italian
Spanish
Russian

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

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

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP SP3
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 4 2.4 GHz
AMD Athlon 2.0 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 12 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 6600
ATI Radeon X1300
Sound (audio device) DirectX compatible

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>/27300/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (27300) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References

  1. Verified by User:Wolfinston on 2021-06-22
  2. Verified by User:TerminatorOST on 29 March 2019