The Sexy Brutale

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The Sexy Brutale
The Sexy Brutale cover
Developers
Tequila Works
Cavalier Game Studios
Publishers
Tequila Works
Engines
Unity 5[Note 1]
Release dates
Windows April 12, 2017
Reception
Metacritic 83
OpenCritic 81
IGDB 80
Taxonomy
Microtransactions None
Modes Singleplayer
Pacing Real-time
Controls Direct control
Genres Adventure, Puzzle
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The Sexy Brutale on Wikipedia

General information

GOG.com Community Discussions
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
Green Man Gaming
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Windows
Humble Store
DRM-free
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Windows
Origin
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Included with EA Play.
Windows
Steam
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Windows

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Cavalier Game Studios\The Sexy Brutale\
Origin HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\CGS\TSB\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/552590/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\AppData\LocalLow\Cavalier Game Studios\The Sexy Brutale\
Origin %USERPROFILE%\AppData\LocalLow\CGS\TSB\
Steam <Steam-folder>\userdata\<user-id>\552590\remote\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/552590/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Origin
Steam Cloud

Video[edit]

Graphics settings.
Graphics settings.
Unity launcher, accessed by holding LShift when launching the game.
Unity launcher, accessed by holding LShift when launching the game.

Graphics feature State WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
UI gets cropped.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
The game's fullscreen mode actually is borderless windowed.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
FXAA always enabled.[citation needed] See Anti-aliasing (AA) for VSR/DSR instructions.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Anti-aliasing (AA)[edit]

The game's built-in FXAA is very aggressive (blurry) and cannot be disabled.
Can be mitigated using supersampling
Use VSR (or DSR)[2]
  1. Have the game behave as a DPI-unaware application (for Windows 10, set the game's .exe compatibility settings to Override high DPI scaling behavior. Scaling performed by: Application).
  2. Set desktop to Ultra HD (or your favorite VSR/DSR mode) prior to launching the game
  3. Set the appropriate resolution in game

Input[edit]

Keyboard keys.
Keyboard keys.
Controller buttons.
Controller buttons.

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
Unplug all controllers to get keyboard prompts.
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
Full controller support
Controller remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Controller types
XInput-compatible controllers
Xbox button prompts
Impulse Trigger vibration
DualShock 4 controllers
DualShock button prompts
Light bar support
Connection modes V1 and V2. Wired only.
Bluetooth doesn't work, Wireless adaptor has wrong controller bindings and xbox prompts.
Generic/other controllers
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M

Audio[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio settings.

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

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Japanese
Spanish

VR support[edit]

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

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9, 11
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5-3450 @ 3.10 GHz (4 CPUs)
System memory (RAM) 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 660
DirectX 11 compatible
A 64-bit operating system is required.

Notes

  1. Unity engine build: 5.3.6p5[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>/552590/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (552590) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References