Thea 2: The Shattering

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Thea 2: The Shattering
Thea 2: The Shattering cover
MuHa Games
Eerie Forest Studio
Unity 2018[Note 1]
Release dates
Windows May 13, 2019
Series Thea
Thea 2: The Shattering on HowLongToBeat
Thea 2: The Shattering on IGDB
Thea 2: The Shattering on MobyGames
Thea: The Awakening 2015
Thea 2: The Shattering 2019

Key points

Few in-game options.
Actively supported by the developers with new content and fixes as necessary.
Game file structure is highly mod-friendly.

General information

Thea 2 Kickstarter Community Discussions for game series Support Page
Steam Community Discussions


Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Humble Store
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Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\MuHa Games\Thea2
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/606230/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\Thea2_Data\Profiles[Note 3]
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/606230/pfx/[Note 2]
Game supports multiple player "profiles;" each profile has a separate numbered folder containing save data.
Separate subfolders are present for manual save files and On-Quit autosaves.

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud


Video settings.
Video settings.
External launcher settings.
External launcher settings.

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Ignores non-native fullscreen resolutions. See Custom resolution.
Fully Hor+ at 32:9.[2]
Hor+ FOV, larger HUD and cropped UI at 48:9, making character creation impossible.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Available through the external launcher.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Used as a Fullscreen mode.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
One AA option (most likely FXAA) and Supersampling.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Optional framerate limits at 30 or 60 FPS when Vertical Sync is disabled.
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Custom resolution[edit]

In fullscreen, the game ignores the use of resolutions other than your native resolution.
This presents performance problems for lower-end PCs and can make the game unplayable for PCs with multimonitor display configurations.
Set a custom borderless windowed resolution[4]
  1. Enable windowed mode in the game launcher, then launch the game as normal and close it.
  2. Use the following command line arguments: -screen-width 1920 -screen-height 1080 -popupwindow
Replace 1920 and 1080 with the desired width and height.


This method will not resize the window to fit the screen.


Gameplay settings.
Gameplay settings.

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller support
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.


Audio settings.
Audio settings.

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Music, SFX, and Voices.
Surround sound
Used for dialogues.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost


Language UI Audio Sub Notes


Multiplayer types

Type Native Notes
LAN play
Online play

Other information[edit]


Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes

System requirements[edit]

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10
Processor (CPU) Dual Core 2.2 GHz or better
System memory (RAM) 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 10 GB
Video card (GPU) 2 GB of VRAM
DirectX 11 compatible
A 64-bit system is required.


  1. Unity engine build: 2018.2.21f1[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>/606230/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (606230) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.
  3. When running this game without elevated privileges (Run as administrator option), write operations against a location below %PROGRAMFILES%, %PROGRAMDATA%, or %WINDIR% might be redirected to %LOCALAPPDATA%\VirtualStore on Windows Vista and later (more details).


  1. Verified by User:Cptmold on 2019-06-29
    Verified using the Output log.
  2. Verified by User:Rose on 2019-06-30
    Custom 3840x1080 compared to 3840x2160 and other resolutions.
  3. Verified by User:Rose on 2019-06-29
    Compared the native resolution of 2560x1080 to 3840x2160.
  4. Verified by User:Cptmold on 2019-07-01
    Tested using custom resolutions of 800x600, 1920x1080, 2560x1080, 3740x1080, and 5760x1080 on a 5760x1080 display configuration.