The Descendant

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The Descendant
The Descendant cover
Developers
Gaming Corps
Engines
Unity 5[Note 1]
Release dates
Windows March 24, 2016
macOS (OS X) March 24, 2016[citation needed]

Key points

Frame rate is capped at 30 FPS. See High frame rate.

General information

Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Gamesplanet
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Green Man Gaming
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
itch.io
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Steam
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Complete Season also available.
Windows
macOS (OS X)

DLC and expansion packs

Name Notes
Rest of Season Part of the Complete Season
Windows
macOS (OS X)

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Gaming Corps\The Descendant
macOS (OS X)
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/351940/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\My Games\The Descendant\
macOS (OS X)
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/351940/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

High frame rate[edit]

Remove 30 FPS cap[2]
  1. Open the Registry Editor.
  2. Go to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Gaming Corps\The Descendant.
  3. Double-click the last option UnlockFPS_h1723363984.
  4. Set Value data to 1.

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

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

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Italian
Spanish

VR support[edit]

3D modes Native Notes
Nvidia 3D Vision
See Helix Mod: The Descendant.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9, 11
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows
macOS (OS X)

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Vista
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i3 2.0 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 12 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia card
AMD card
1 GB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0c compatible
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.10
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5 2.7 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 12 GB
Video card (GPU) Intel Iris Pro 6100

Notes

  1. Unity engine build: 5.3.5p2[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>/351940/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (351940) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References