Shadowrun: Dragonfall - Director's Cut

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Shadowrun: Dragonfall - Director's Cut
Shadowrun: Dragonfall - Director's Cut cover
Harebrained Schemes
Unity 4[Note 1]
Release dates
Windows September 18, 2014
macOS (OS X) September 18, 2014
Linux September 18, 2014
Shadowrun: Dragonfall - Director's Cut on MobyGames
Shadowrun: Dragonfall - Director's Cut on Wikipedia


The macOS (OS X) version of this game does not work on macOS Catalina (version 10.15) or later due to the removal of support for 32-bit-only apps.
Shadowrun 2007
Shadowrun Returns 2013
Shadowrun: Dragonfall - Director's Cut 2014
Shadowrun Chronicles - Boston Lockdown 2015
Shadowrun: Hong Kong 2015

General information

Official site Community Discussions for game series Support Page
Steam Community Discussions


Owners of the original expansion for Shadowrun Returns get the game for free.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Harebrained Schemes\Dragonfall
macOS (OS X) ~/Library/Preferences/unity.Harebrained Schemes.Dragonfall.plist
Linux ~/.config/unity3d/Harebrained Schemes/Dragonfall
This game does not follow the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
macOS (OS X) ~/Library/Application Support/Steam/userdata/<user-id>/300550/remote/saves/
Linux ~/.config/Harebrained Schemes/Shadowrun Dragonfall/Saves/
Steam <Steam-folder>\userdata\<user-id>\300550\remote\saves\

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

General settings.
General settings.

Input settings[edit]

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

Audio settings[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Master, music, ambient and sound.
Surround sound
All speech is text.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost


Language UI Audio Sub Notes
Fan translation by «ZoG Forum Team» version includes a localization in Extras.

Issues fixed[edit]


No such file or directory[edit]

When launching the game you get the following error message: no such file or directory. Your distribution is missing the i386 architecture.[2]

Debian Buster: add the i386 architecture and install the required libraries[3]
sudo dpkg --add-architecture i386
sudo apt update
sudo apt upgrade
sudo apt install lib32z1 libstdc++-6-dev:i386 libglu1-mesa:i386 libxcursor1:i386 libasound2:i386 libasound2-plugins:i386

Other information[edit]


Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 7, 9, 11
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
macOS (OS X)

System requirements[edit]

Operating system (OS) XP SP3, Vista, 7
Processor (CPU) 1.4 GHz
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2 GB
Video card (GPU) 256 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0 compatible
macOS (OS X)
Operating system (OS) 10.6
Processor (CPU) Intel-based Macs only (x86-compatible, 1.4 GHz or better)
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2 GB
Video card (GPU) 256 MB of VRAM
Operating system (OS)
Processor (CPU) x86-compatible 1.4 GHz or faster processor
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2 GB
Video card (GPU) 256 MB of VRAM


  1. Unity engine build: 4.3.4f1[1]


  1. Verified by User:Vetle on 2018-05-07
  2. No such file or directory? But the file exists! - last accessed on 2017-11-10
  3. Multiarch HOWTO - last accessed on 2017-11-10
  4. Shadowrun: Dragonfall - Director's Cut on - last accessed on 2019-12-10
    "Mac notice: The game is 32-bit only and will not work on macOS 10.15 and up."