The Shapeshifting Detective

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The Shapeshifting Detective
The Shapeshifting Detective cover
Developers
D'Avekki Studios
Wales Interactive
Publishers
Wales Interactive
Engines
Unity 2018[Note 1]
Release dates
Windows November 6, 2018
macOS (OS X) November 6, 2018
Reception
Metacritic 66
OpenCritic 70
Taxonomy
Microtransactions None
Modes Singleplayer
Pacing Relaxed
Perspectives First-person
Controls Menu-based
Genres Adventure
Art styles FMV, Live action
Themes Detective/mystery, Supernatural
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General information

Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Green Man Gaming
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Humble Store
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Steam
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
All versions require Steam DRM.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Wales Interactive\The Shapeshifting Detective\
macOS (OS X)
Steam <Steam-folder>\userdata\<user-id>\898650\remote\OptionsData
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/898650/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Steam <Steam-folder>\userdata\<user-id>\898650\remote\SaveData
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/898650/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video[edit]

General settings
General settings

Input[edit]

Audio[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Master volume only.
Surround sound
Stereo.[6]
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Simplified Chinese
French
German
Hungarian
Japanese
Korean
Brazilian Portuguese
Russian
Spanish
Turkish
Ukrainian

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) 7
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5-4590
AMD FX-8350
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 6 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 260
ATI Radeon HD 5750
OpenGL 3.3 compatible
DirectX 11 compatible
A 64-bit operating system is required.
macOS (OS X)
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10.9
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i3 2.4 GHz
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 6 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 260
ATI Radeon HD 5750
OpenGL 3.3 compatible
A 64-bit operating system is required.

Notes

  1. Unity engine build: 2018.4.9f1[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>/898650/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (898650) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References

  1. Verified by User:Baronsmoki on 2020-09-04
  2. Verified by User:Baronsmoki on 2020-09-06
    Tested at 2560x1600 resolution.
  3. Verified by User:Baronsmoki on 2020-09-06
    Tested at 2560x480 custom resolution.
  4. Verified by User:Baronsmoki on 2020-09-06
    Tested at 2560x1080 custom resolution.
  5. 5.0 5.1 Verified by User:Baronsmoki on 2020-09-06
    Inspected <path-to-game>\Videos\.
  6. Verified by User:Baronsmoki on 2020-09-06
    Tested with Special K.