Snake Pass

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Snake Pass
Snake Pass cover
Developers
Sumo Digital
Engines
Unreal Engine 4
Release dates
Windows March 28, 2017
Reception
Metacritic 71
OpenCritic 74
IGDB 72
Taxonomy
Microtransactions None
Modes Singleplayer
Pacing Real-time
Perspectives Third-person
Controls Direct control
Genres Platform
Art styles Cartoon
Themes Fantasy
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General information

Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
GamersGate
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Windows
Gamesplanet
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Windows
Humble Store
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Included with Humble Trove.
Windows
Microsoft Store
Microsoft Store
Xbox Play Anywhere
Windows
Origin
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Included with Origin Access Basic.
Windows
Steam
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Windows

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Skip company logos[1]
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\SnakeSimulator\Content\Movies\
  2. Delete, move or rename SumoLogo20.mp4 and UE4_LogoPC_1080.mp4.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Microsoft Store %LOCALAPPDATA%\Packages\SumoDigitalLtd.48576635C2674_fxgztw5m4nn00\LocalState\
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\SnakeSimulator\Saved\Config\WindowsNoEditor\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/544330/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Microsoft Store %LOCALAPPDATA%\Packages\SumoDigitalLtd.48576635C2674_fxgztw5m4nn00\SystemAppData\wgs\
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\SnakeSimulator\Saved\SaveGames\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/544330/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Origin
Steam Cloud
Xbox Cloud
[2]

Video[edit]

Snake Pass in-game video settings
Snake Pass in-game video settings

Ultra-widescreen[edit]

Set FOV from horizontal to vertical and decrease it to match that of 16:9[3]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open Engine.ini.
  3. Add the line [/Script/Engine.LocalPlayer]
  4. On the next line add AspectRatioAxisConstraint=AspectRatio_MaintainYFOV
  5. Follow the instructions to enable the developer console in the game.
  6. Enter FOV 59.

Field of view (FOV)[edit]

Use the Universal Unreal Engine 4 Unlocker[4]
  1. Follow the instructions to enable the developer console in the game.
  2. Enter FOV X where X is the desired value.

Borderless fullscreen windowed[edit]

Enable borderless fullscreen[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open GameUserSettings.ini.
  3. Add or modify FullscreenMode=1 under [/Script/Engine.GameUserSettings].

Anisotropic filtering (AF)[edit]

Modify AF samples[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open Engine.ini.
  3. Add the line [SystemSettings] if it does not exist.
  4. On the next line add r.MaxAnisotropy=16.

Anti-aliasing (AA)[edit]

Enable sharpening through a config file[3]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open Engine.ini in a text editor.
  3. Add the following lines:
[SystemSettings]
r.Tonemapper.Sharpen=1

Vertical sync (Vsync)[edit]

Disable Vsync[1]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open Engine.ini.
  3. Add the line [SystemSettings] if it does not exist.
  4. On the next line add r.VSync=0.

High frame rate[edit]

Remove 60 FPS cap[5]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open GameUserSettings.ini.
  3. Change FrameRateLimit=0.000000 to the desired frame rate cap, e.g. FrameRateLimit=120.000000.

Notes

Camera sensitivity with a controller is tied to frame rate.
You may need to disable Vsync for it to take effect.

Depth of field[edit]

Disable depth of field[6]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open Engine.ini.
  3. Add the line [SystemSettings] if it does not exist.
  4. On the next line add r.DepthOfFieldQuality=0.

Chromatic aberration[edit]

Disable chromatic aberration[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open Engine.ini.
  3. Add the line [SystemSettings] if it does not exist.
  4. On the next line add r.SceneColorFringeQuality=0.

Input[edit]

Audio[edit]

Snake Pass in-game audio settings
Snake Pass in-game audio settings

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
All dialogs are text-based.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Italian
Spanish

Issues fixed[edit]

An official list of known issues and solution can be found on the Steam User Forums

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 8
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5-750 2.68 GHz
AMD II x4 945 3.0 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 5 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 560
AMD Radeon HD 6870
2 GB of VRAM
DirectX 11 compatible
A 64-bit system is required.
The Microsoft Store version requires Windows 10 release 1607 (14393).
Windows 7 is not officially supported however users have reported no issues with it.[7]

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>/544330/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (544330) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Verified by User:Waschbär on 2017-04-30
  2. Snake Pass Slides to Xbox One and Windows 10 on March 28 - Xbox Wire
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Verified by User:Rose on 2020-05-02
  4. Verified by User:Rose on 2020-04-06
  5. My guide on how to unlock frame rate :: Snake Pass General Discussions - last accessed on 2017-04-02
  6. Verified by User:Rose on 2020-05-08
  7. Windows 8/10 only, why!? :: Snake Pass General Discussions - last accessed on 2017-30-04