The Summoning

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The Summoning
The Summoning cover
Developers
Event Horizon Software
Publishers
Strategic Simulations, Inc.
Release dates
DOS 1992
The Summoning on Wikipedia

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Prompts for answers from manual, code wheel, etc.
DOS

Game data[edit]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
DOS <path-to-game>\SAVES\
In-game settings are stored in each save rather than shared.

Video[edit]

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
For DOSBox toggle with Alt+ Enter (see the glossary page for other workarounds).
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
For DOSBox use an unofficial build (see the glossary page for other workarounds).
60 FPS
120+ FPS

Input[edit]

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
For DOSBox use the DOSBox Mapper (see the glossary page for other workarounds).
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
For DOSBox set in the DOSBox configuration file.
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
For DOSBox use the DOSBox Mapper (see the glossary page for other workarounds).

Audio[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
On/off only (toggle with F9).
Surround sound
Subtitles
Everything is text-based.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Issues fixed[edit]

Conversation printing[edit]

Official DOSBox builds don't support printing (error message: "Printer offline. Press spacebar").
Enable printer support[1]

Set up DOSBox printer support (this game requires the fonts fix).

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
DOS video modes VGA

System requirements[edit]

DOS
Minimum
Operating system (OS)
Processor (CPU) 286, 386, 486
System memory (RAM) 640K
Hard disk drive (HDD)

References

  1. Verified by User:Garrett on October 13, 2017