Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure

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Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure
Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure cover
Developers
Toys for Bob
Windows XPEC Entertainment
macOS (OS X) TransGaming Inc.
Publishers
Activision
Release dates
Windows October 12, 2011
macOS (OS X) October 12, 2011
Reception
IGDB 82
Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure on IGDB
Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure guide on StrategyWiki
Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure on MobyGames
Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure on Wikipedia

Warnings

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.
Spyro
Skylanders: Spyro's Adventure 2011
Spyro Reignited Trilogy 2019

Key points

Requires Portal of Power accessory as well as figures in order to play the game.
This version can sometimes corrupt the data on the figures.

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
SecuROM 7 DRM
Windows
macOS (OS X)
This game is not available digitally.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\Spyro\Save\global.dat

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\Spyro\Save\slot#

Video[edit]

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Up to 1080p.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
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)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
120+ FPS

Input[edit]

Audio[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Music, Voice, and SFX.
Surround sound
5.1
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Danish
Dutch
Finnish
French
German
Italian
Norwegian
Spanish
Swedish

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
2 Co-op, Versus
LAN play
Online play
Asynchronous multiplayer

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9.0c
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows
macOS (OS X)
This 32-bit-only macOS game does not work on macOS Catalina (10.15) or later.

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Physics Havok
Audio Wwise
Cutscenes Bink Video

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP, Vista, 7
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo E6300
AMD Athlon 64 X2 4200
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 11 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 7800 GTX
ATI Radeon X1800
512 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0c compatible
macOS (OS X)
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10.6.7
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 11 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GT 330M
512 MB of VRAM

References