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Subsistence cover
Release dates
Windows Early access

General information

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Source DRM Notes Keys OS
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Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\Subsistence\UDKGame\Config[Note 1]
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/418030/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\Subsistence\Binaries\Win32[Note 1]
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/418030/pfx/[Note 2]
*.sav EG saveGame or serverSaveGame

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Set a Custom resolution by changing "ResX" & "ResY" in UDKSystemSettings.ini
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Set a Custom FOV by changing "FOVAngle" in UDKEngine.ini (Default is 90)
Pressing F11 or Alt+ Enter in-game will toggle Windowed Mode.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
120+ FPS
Change Max FPS by changing "MaxSmoothedFrameRate"in UDKEngine.ini (Default is 60)
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Motion Blur[edit]

Disable Motion Blur[citation needed]

Change "MotionBlur" And "AllowRadialBlur" To False In UDKSystemSettings.ini

Depth of Field[edit]

Disable Depth of Field[citation needed]

Change "DepthOfField" To False In UDKSystemSettings.ini


Side effect: Water will become clear when submerged (no longer murky)

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Mouse acceleration
Change "bEnableMouseSmoothing" To False in UKDInput.ini
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Windows Desktop Sensitivity
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller support
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.

Audio settings[edit]

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


Language UI Audio Sub Notes

Other information[edit]


Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes

System requirements[edit]

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo E4600 2.4 GHz
AMD Athlon 64 x2 Dual Core 5200
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1.5 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GT 460
AMD Radeon HD 3800
DirectX 9.0 compatible


  1. 1.0 1.1 When running this game without elevated privileges (Run as administrator option), write operations against a location below %PROGRAMFILES%, %PROGRAMDATA%, or %WINDIR% might be redirected to %LOCALAPPDATA%\VirtualStore on Windows Vista and later (more details).
  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>/418030/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (418030) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.