Simulacra

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Simulacra
Simulacra cover
Developers
Kaigan Games
Engines
Java
Release dates
Windows October 26, 2017
macOS (OS X) June 3, 2018[1]
Reception
OpenCritic 67
IGDB 70
Taxonomy
Microtransactions None
Modes Singleplayer
Pacing Relaxed
Perspectives First-person
Controls Point and select
Genres Adventure
Art styles FMV, Live action, Realistic
Themes Contemporary, Horror
Series Simulacra
Simulacra on HowLongToBeat
Simulacra on IGDB
Simulacra on MobyGames

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General information

Official Discord server
GOG.com Community Discussions for game series
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
Mac App Store
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macOS (OS X)
Steam
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Windows
macOS (OS X)

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/712730/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Saved Games\Kaigan Games\SIMULACRA\
macOS (OS X)
Steam <Steam-folder>\userdata\<user-id>\712730\remote\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/712730/pfx/[Note 1]
The game does not respect a relocated Saved Games folder.

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video[edit]

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Background border is used if monitor is not in portrait mode.[2]
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Enter windowed mode by pressing Alt+ Enter for Windows or +RETURN for OS X.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Press Alt+ Enter to enter windowed mode, then use Borderless Gaming
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Forced on
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
FPS is capped to refresh rate.
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Input[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[edit]

Subtitle option, accessible via the in-game help.
Subtitle option, accessible via the in-game help.

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
2.0
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Simplified Chinese

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
OpenGL 3.1
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows
macOS (OS X)

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Audio OpenAL
Interface FreeType

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) Dual Core
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 500 MB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 8800 GT
ATI Radeon HD 2400
Intel HD Graphics
OpenGL 2.0 compatible
DirectX 9.0c compatible
A 64-bit system is required.
macOS (OS X)
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10.13
Processor (CPU) Dual Core
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 500 MB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 8800 GT
ATI Radeon HD 2400
Intel HD Graphics
OpenGL 2.0 compatible
A 64-bit system is required.

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>/712730/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (712730) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References

  1. SIMULACRA :: SIMULACRA is now available for MacOS! (and other small updates) - last accessed on 2018-10-05
  2. Verified by User:Expack3 on 2019-05-28
    Results derived from playing the game in both landscape and portait mode.