The Great Perhaps

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The Great Perhaps
The Great Perhaps cover
Developers
Caligari Games
Publishers
Daedalic Entertainment
Engines
Unity 2018[Note 1]
Release dates
Windows August 14, 2019
macOS (OS X) August 14, 2019
Linux August 14, 2019
The Great Perhaps on MobyGames

General information

GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\Daedalic Entertainment GmbH\TheGreatPerhaps
macOS (OS X)
Linux
It's unknown whether this game follows the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux. Please fill in this information.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\Daedalic Entertainment GmbH\TheGreatPerhaps\Saves
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

General settings.
General settings.
Resolution settings.
Resolution settings.
Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
[2]
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Linux version only supports fullscreen exclusive mode.[3]
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Called Fullscreen in-game. Linux version only supports fullscreen exclusive mode.[3]
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
[4]
60 FPS
120+ FPS
Game is capped at 60 FPS.[4]
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Input settings[edit]

Control bindings.
Control bindings.

Audio settings[edit]

Supports separate languages for speech, interface, and subtitles.
Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
2.0 only.[6]
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
Cannot be enabled.

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Simplified Chinese
Traditional Chinese
French
German
Korean
Brazilian Portuguese
Russian
Ukrainian

Issues unresolved[edit]

Unless otherwise stated, the developers are aware of the following issues and are working to fix them.

Linux version's main menu is unusable[edit]

No known fix.[7]

Linux version ignores command line arguments[edit]

No known fix.[8]

Underground City battery is unusable after player character dies[edit]

Restart level[9]

Level 13 is unwinnable[edit]

Certain puzzles in Level 13 cannot be completed, rendering the level unwinnable.[10]

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

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

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo 2.4 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 5 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 650 Ti
AMD Radeon HD 7790
DirectX 10 compatible
Sound (audio device) DirectX compatible
A 64-bit system is required.
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.12
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo 2.4 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 5 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 650 Ti
AMD Radeon HD 7790
A 64-bit system is required.
Linux
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Ubuntu 16.04
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo 2.4 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 5 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 650 Ti
AMD Radeon HD 7790
A 64-bit system is required.

Notes

  1. Unity engine build: 2018.3.10f1[1]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Verified by User:Expack3 on 2019-08-14
  2. The Great Perhaps Gameplay - last accessed on 2019-08-26
  3. 3.0 3.1 Steam Community Discussion - (Linux) No input of any kind in fullscreen, no way to force windowed mode - last accessed on 2019-08-26
  4. 4.0 4.1 Verified by User:Expack3 on 2019-08-26
    Tested using Special K 10.x with RefreshRate set to 120 and PresentationInterval set to 0 and -1.
  5. Verified by User:Expack3 on 2019-08-26
    Tested using my Logitech Gamepad F310 set to DirectInput mode.
  6. Verified by User:Expack3 on 2019-08-26
    Tested using Razer surround and Special K 0.10.x
  7. Steam Community Discussion - (Linux) Control buttons missing - last accessed on 2019-08-26
  8. Steam Community Discussion - (Linux) No input of any kind in fullscreen, no way to force windowed mode - last accessed on 2019-08-26
  9. Steam Community Discussion - Баг с аккумулятором в подземном городе - last accessed on 2019-08-26
  10. Steam Community Discussion - Баги в оранжерее? - last accessed on 2019-08-26
  11. Verified by User:Expack3 on 2019-08-26
    Direct3D 10 support is non-existent in Unity 2018.