The Legend of Korra

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The Legend of Korra
The Legend of Korra cover
Developers
PlatinumGames
Publishers
Activision
Engines
Platinum Engine
Release dates
Windows October 21, 2014
The Legend of Korra on Wikipedia
Avatar
Subseries of Nickelodeon
Avatar: The Last Airbender 2006
The Legend of Korra 2014

General information

Official website
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

This game is no longer available, due to Activision losing the license for the IP.
All versions require Steam DRM.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Korra\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/281690/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Korra\GameData.dat
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/281690/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Display settings
Display settings

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Natively supports resolutions up to 1920x1080.
Fix exists to force higher resolutions, see Widescreen resolution.
Multi-monitor
Stretched.
Ultra-widescreen
Stretched.
4K Ultra HD
Fix exists to force higher resolutions, see Widescreen resolution.
Field of view (FOV)
Locked field of view regardless of resolution.
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Tested with Borderless Gaming and Special K, see Widescreen resolution.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
On with "Normal" graphic quality setting, off with "Smooth" graphic quality setting.
Nvidia users can force AA using Nvidia Control Panel.[1]
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Enabled permanently.
60 FPS
120+ FPS
Frame rate is capped at 60 FPS.

Widescreen resolution[edit]

Force custom resolutions in borderless window mode[2]
  1. Set Fullscreen to Off in the game, then close it.
  2. Download the latest version of Special K (archive labeled SpecialK_x_y_zz.7z).
  3. Extract the files from the archive to <path-to-game>.
  4. Go to <path-to-game>.
  5. Rename SpecialK32.dll to d3d9.dll and SpecialK32.pdb to d3d9.pdb.
  6. Launch the game once to allow the configuration file of Special K to be created. Close the game through the main menu.
  7. Open the newly created d3d9.ini.
  8. Scroll down to [Window.System].
  9. Change Borderless and Center to true. On multi-monitor setups, change ConfineCursor to true as well to restrict the mouse cursor to the window of the game.
  10. Change OverrideRes to the resolution of the monitor (e.g. OverrideRes=2560x1440).
  11. Launch the game.

Notes

Press Ctrl+ Shift+O in-game to hide the On-Screen Display of Special K.
Only works in windowed mode.

Input settings[edit]

Controller settings
Controller settings
Camera settings
Camera settings

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings
Audio settings

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Music, SFX/Dialogue and Movie.
Surround sound
Supports 5.1.
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Issues fixed[edit]

Cannot select resolutions above 1920x1080[edit]

See Widescreen resolution[2]

Run the game at screen refresh rate[edit]

Fullscreen mode defaults to 60 Hz, even if the screen refresh rate is set higher than that.
Set screen refresh rate[citation needed]
  1. Install Special K by following the Special K Unofficial Guide.
  2. Start the game once and close it to allow the configuration file of Special K to be created.
  3. Open <path-to-game>\d3d9.ini or %USERPROFILE%\Documents\My Mods\SpecialK\Profiles\LoK.exe\SpecialK.ini depending on the installation method you used.
  4. Change RefreshRate=-1 to RefreshRate=0 under [Render.FrameRate].

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
Shader Model support 3.0
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Audio Wwise
Cutscenes Criware/Scaleform/Autodesk

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) XP, Vista, 7, 8
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo
AMD Athlon 64 X2 5600+
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 3 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 8800 GT
ATI Radeon HD 3850
DirectX 9.0 compatible
Sound (audio device) DirectX 9.0c compatible 16-bit

Notes

  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>/281690/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (281690) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References

  1. Verified by User:Mars icecream on 2017-01-16
  2. 2.0 2.1 Verified by User:Aemony on 2017-04-23