The Silver Case

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The Silver Case
The Silver Case cover
Developers
Grasshopper Manufacture
English Localization AGM PLAYISM
Publishers
AGM PLAYISM
Grasshopper Manufacture
Engines
Unity 5[Note 1]
Release dates
Windows October 7, 2016
macOS (OS X) November 8, 2016[2]
Linux July 31, 2017[3]
Reception
Metacritic 64
OpenCritic 70
IGDB 68
Taxonomy
Modes Singleplayer
Perspectives First-person
Controls Point and select
Genres Adventure, Visual novel
Themes Detective/mystery, Japan
Series The Silver Case
The Silver Case on HowLongToBeat
The Silver Case on IGDB
The Silver Case on MobyGames
The Silver Case on Wikipedia
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The 25th Ward: The Silver Case 2018

General information

Visual Novel Database article
GOG.com Community Discussions
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
DRM-free
Limited Edition. DRM-free.[4]
Windows
GOG.com
DRM-free
The Deluxe Pack is also available.
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Humble Store
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The Deluxe Pack is also available.
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Steam
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The Deluxe Pack is also available.
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Publisher website (unavailable)
DRM-free
The Deluxe Pack is also available.
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
A demo is available from GOG.com and Steam.

DLC and expansion packs

Name Notes
The Extra Contents Includes artbook, comic, and original soundtrack.
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\ActiveGamingMedia\TheSilverCase\
macOS (OS X)
Linux ~/.config/unity3d/ActiveGamingMedia/TheSilverCase
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 %USERPROFILE%\AppData\LocalLow\ActiveGamingMedia\TheSilverCase\save\
macOS (OS X)
Linux ~/.config/unity3d/ActiveGamingMedia/TheSilverCase/save

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video[edit]

General settings
General settings
Remaster settings
Remaster settings

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
1366x768, 1600x900, 1768x992, 1920x1080, 2560x1440, 3840x2160.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Enable windowed mode and use the -popupwindow parameter.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Input[edit]

Audio[edit]

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

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Japanese

Mute on focus lost[edit]

Set mute in background[citation needed]
  1. Install Special K by following the Special K Unofficial Guide.
  2. Start the game and press Ctrl+ Shift+← Backspace to toggle Special K's Control Panel.
  3. Expand Window Management and Input/Output Behavior.
  4. Enable Mute Game under Background Behavior.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

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

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) XP SP2
Processor (CPU) SSE2 instruction set support
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 7 GB
Video card (GPU) DirectX 9.0 compatible
Shader model 3.0 support
macOS (OS X)
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10.8
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5 1.4 GHz Dual Core
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 7 GB
Video card (GPU) Intel HD Graphics 5000
Linux
Minimum
Operating system (OS) Ubuntu
Processor (CPU) SSE2 instruction set support
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 7 GB
Video card (GPU) DirectX 9 compatible
Shader model 3.0 support

Notes

  1. Unity engine build: 5.4.1p4[1]

References