The Church in the Darkness

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The Church in the Darkness
The Church in the Darkness cover
Developers
Paranoid Productions
Publishers
Fellow Traveller
Engines
Unity 2017[Note 1]
Release dates
Windows August 2, 2019
macOS (OS X) August 2, 2019
Reception
Metacritic 65
OpenCritic 62
IGDB 54
Taxonomy
Themes South America
The Church in the Darkness on IGDB
The Church in the Darkness on MobyGames
The Church in the Darkness on Wikipedia

General information

Publisher Discord server
GOG.com Community Discussions
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Humble Store
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True Believer Special Edition also available.
Windows
macOS (OS X)
itch.io
DRM-free
True Believer Special Edition.
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Windows
Steam
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True Believer Special Edition also available.
Windows
macOS (OS X)

DLC and expansion packs

Name Notes
Official Soundtrack
& Behind the Scenes
Windows
macOS (OS X)

Version differences[edit]

The True Believer Special Edition includes the base game and the Official Soundtrack & Behind the Scenes DLC.

Game data[edit]

In-game general settings.
In-game general settings.

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\AppData\LocalLow\Paranoid Productions\TheChurchInTheDarkness\TheChurchInTheDarknessPrefs.dat
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Paranoid Productions\TheChurchInTheDarkness\
macOS (OS X)
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/339830/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\AppData\LocalLow\Paranoid Productions\TheChurchInTheDarkness\TheChurchInTheDarknessSave.dat
macOS (OS X)
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/339830/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video[edit]

In-game video settings.
In-game video settings.

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
See Ultra-widescreen.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Used in place of exclusive fullscreen.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Every VBlank, Every 2nd VBlank, or Off.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Ultra-widescreen[edit]

Gameplay is Hor+.[2]
Menus are Vert-. Some menu options are not visible at 21:9.[2]
Subtitles are mostly cut off by the bottom of the screen.[2]
Set a custom resolution in the configuration file[2]
  1. Go to the Configuration file location. (On Windows, go to the registry location.)
  2. Edit Screenmanager Resolution Height_h2627697771 and Screenmanager Resolution Width_h182942802 to the desired values (ensure the Decimal radio button is selected, if editing the Windows registry).
  3. Save changes and start the game normally.

Input[edit]

In-game key bindings.
In-game key bindings.
In-game gamepad controls (Xbox controller).
In-game gamepad controls (Xbox controller).

.

In-game gamepad controls (DualShock 4).
In-game gamepad controls (DualShock 4).

Audio[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Volume, Loudspeaker, Conversation, Sound Effects, Music
Surround sound
Stereo[3]
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Simplified Chinese
Japanese
Russian

VR support[edit]

Devices Native Notes
Tobii Eye Tracking

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows
macOS (OS X)

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Input InControl

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) XP SP2
Processor (CPU) 1 GHz
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 500 MB
macOS (OS X)
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10.8
Processor (CPU) 1 GHz
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 500 MB

Notes

  1. Unity engine build: 2017.4.18f1[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>/339830/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (339830) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References

  1. Verified by User:Baronsmoki on 2019-09-04
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Verified by User:Baronsmoki on 2019-09-17
    Tested at 2560x1080 custom resolution.
  3. Verified by User:Baronsmoki on 2019-09-04
    Tested with Special K.