The Banner Saga 3

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The Banner Saga 3
The Banner Saga 3 cover
Versus Evil
Release dates
Windows July 26, 2018
macOS (OS X) July 26, 2018
The Banner Saga 3 on MobyGames
The Banner Saga 3 on Wikipedia
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General information Community Discussions for game series Support Page
Steam Community Discussions


Downloadable content (DLC) and expansions

Name Notes
macOS (OS X)
Legendary Items
macOS (OS X)
Deluxe Items
macOS (OS X)

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\TheBannerSaga3\Local Store
Microsoft Store
macOS (OS X)
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/485460/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\TheBannerSaga3\Local Store\save\saga3
Microsoft Store
macOS (OS X)
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/485460/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

Video settings[edit]

General options.
General options.

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Menus are in 16:9, cutscenes use letterboxed 21:9. Gameplay allows any aspect ratio 21:9 and below.
Pillarboxed 21:9 with some menus in 16:9. The UI is not restricted to the center monitor.[1]
Hor+ scaling.[2] Some menus are pillarboxed in 16:9. Cutscenes and gameplay display in native 21:9.
4K Ultra HD
Elements are misaligned, and characters clip outside of the screen bounds.
Field of view (FOV)
Isometric/fixed perspective with 2D artwork.
Window can be freely resized.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Used in place of Exclusive Fullscreen.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Isometric field of view and 2D artwork.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Lack of exclusive fullscreen makes this feature unnecessary.
60 FPS
120+ FPS
Refresh rate can still be set as necessary.
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Input settings[edit]

Controller options.
Controller options.
Prompt selection menu (found under "Map Controls").
Prompt selection menu (found under "Map Controls").
Keyboard and mouse State Notes
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Mouse acceleration
The standard mouse cursor is used for this game.
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller support
Full controller support
Controller remapping
A remapping system is included; however, it is only used to make sure that controllers are properly configured.
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Can individually be inverted for either thumbstick. The X axes will be inverted as well.
Controller types
XInput-compatible controllers
Xbox button prompts
Prompts should be automatic, but can also be set under "Map Controls" in the controller options menu.
Impulse Trigger vibration
DualShock 4 controllers
DualShock 3 is also supported.
DualShock button prompts
Prompts can be manually set under the "Map Controls" menu.
Light bar support
Connection modes unknown
Tracked motion controllers
Generic/other controllers
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio settings.
Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Music and Effects can be individually set and muted.
Surround sound
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost


Language UI Audio Sub Notes
Simplified Chinese
Brazilian Portuguese

Other information[edit]


Middleware Notes
Audio FMOD


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

System requirements[edit]

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7 SP1
Processor (CPU)
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 4 GB
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.7.5
Processor (CPU)
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 4 GB


  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>/485460/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (485460) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.


  1. Verified by User:Cptmold on 2019-06-22
    Tested with GOG release at 5760x1080 and various windowed resolutions.
  2. Verified by User:Cptmold on 2019-06-22
    Tested with GOG release.