Spectacular Sparky

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Spectacular Sparky
Spectacular Sparky cover
Developers
FreakZone Games
Publishers
Nicalis
Engines
Unity 2020[Note 1]
Release dates
Windows October 20, 2021
macOS (OS X) October 20, 2021
Taxonomy
Monetization One-time game purchase
Microtransactions None
Modes Singleplayer
Pacing Real-time
Perspectives Scrolling, Side view
Controls Direct control
Genres Action, Platform, Shooter
Art styles Cartoon, Pixel art
Themes Comedy, Sci-fi, Space
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Spectacular Sparky is a singleplayer scrolling and side view action, platform and shooter game.

General information

GOG.com Community Discussions
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Epic Games Store
DRM details are not known
Windows
macOS (OS X)
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
Steam
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Windows

Monetization[edit]

Type Notes
One-time game purchase Spectacular Sparky requires an upfront purchase to access.

Microtransactions[edit]

Type Notes
No microtransactions This game has no microtransactions.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/1300100/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/1300100/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

Video[edit]

General settings
General settings

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Game sets itself to the monitor's native resolution.
Multi-monitor
[2]
Ultra-widescreen
Aspect ratios wider than 16:9 are pillarboxed to a 16:9 aspect ratio, with stylized pillarboxing during gameplay.[3]
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Resolution is limited to 1280x720, with no option to change.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Enable windowed mode and use the -popupwindow parameter (or see the glossary page).
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
60 FPS
Capped at 90 FPS.
120+ FPS
High dynamic range display (HDR)
Ray tracing


Input[edit]

Control settings
Control settings

Audio[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Percentages for Sound Effects, Music, and Dialogue.
Can be set in intervals of 10, from 0 ("Mute") - 100.
Surround sound
Stereo only.[4]
Subtitles
Text boxes and speech bubbles, accompanied with voice acting, are utilized.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Traditional Chinese
German
Japanese
Korean
Spanish

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows
macOS (OS X)

Middleware[edit]

No middleware information; you can edit this page to add it.

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7 SP1
Processor (CPU) SSE2 instruction set support
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 440 MB
A 64-bit operating system is required.
macOS (OS X)
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10.9
Processor (CPU) SSE2 instruction set support
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 440 MB

Notes

  1. Unity engine build: 2020.3.19f1[1]
  2. 2.0 2.1 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>/1300100/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (1300100) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References

  1. Verified by User:MasterBlaster on 2022-07-12
    As indicated in the player.log file.
  2. Verified by User:MasterBlaster on 2022-07-11
    Tested on a multi-monitor setup.
  3. Verified by User:MasterBlaster on 2022-07-11
    Tested by playing the game at 2560x1080 resolution.
  4. Verified by User:MasterBlaster on 2022-07-11
    Tested in 7.1 using Orban Loudness Meter in conjunction with Razer Surround.