Vampyr

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Vampyr
Vampyr cover
Developers
Dontnod Entertainment
Publishers
Focus Home Interactive
Engines
Unreal Engine 4
Release dates
Windows June 5, 2018
Reception
Metacritic 72
OpenCritic 72
IGDB 68
Vampyr on HowLongToBeat
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Vampyr on Wikipedia

General information

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

Availability[edit]

DLC and expansion packs

Name Notes
The Hunters Heirlooms
Windows

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos and splash screen[edit]

Skip intro videos[1]
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\AVGame\Content\Criware\Movies\Startup\
  2. Delete or rename all files within.
Skip splash screen[2]
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\AVGame\Content\Splash\
  2. Delete or rename the file within.

Notes

Steam might re-download the files if there is a patch or if you verify integrity of the game cache.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\AVGame\Saved\Config\WindowsNoEditor
Microsoft Store %LOCALAPPDATA%\Packages\FocusHomeInteractiveSA.VAMPYR_4hny5m903y3g0\LocalCache\Local\AVGame\Saved\Config\WindowsNoEditor
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/427290/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\AVGame\Saved\SaveGames
Microsoft Store %LOCALAPPDATA%\Packages\FocusHomeInteractiveSA.VAMPYR_4hny5m903y3g0\LocalCache\Local\AVGame\Saved\SaveGames
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/427290/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

Video[edit]

Video settings first page
Video settings first page
Video settings
Video settings
Advanced video settings
Advanced video settings

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Letterboxed cutscenes at 16:10. Fixable with Vampyr FOV Fix.
Multi-monitor
Pillarboxed cutscenes and Vert- gameplay. Fixable with Vampyr FOV Fix.
Ultra-widescreen
Hor+ gameplay as of Update 1. Dialogue cutscenes are Vert-. Pillarboxed story cutscenes are fixable with Vampyr FOV Fix.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Use Vampyr FOV Fix.
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Fullscreen mode is borderless windowed. Only available at native monitor resolution.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
FXAA X2, X4, X6 and TXAA X2, X4, X6
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
120+ FPS
Capped at 62 FPS. See High frame rate.
High dynamic range display (HDR)

High frame rate[edit]

Remove FPS cap
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open Engine.ini.
  3. Add the following two lines at the bottom then save the file.
[/script/engine.engine]
bSmoothFrameRate=false

Input[edit]

Key bindings
Key bindings
Default controller layout
Default controller layout

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
Mouse acceleration
Forced mouse acceleration. Config settings are ignored.
Mouse sensitivity
10 pre-set values only.
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
Full controller support
Controller remapping
Comes with predefined controller settings.
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Controller types
XInput-compatible controllers
Xbox button prompts
Impulse Trigger vibration
DualShock 4 controllers
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Generic/other controllers
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M

Audio[edit]

Audio settings
Audio settings

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Master, Voice, Music, SFX, Cinematic
Surround sound
[3]
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Simplified Chinese
French
German
Hungarian
Fan translation.
Italian
Polish
Copies bought in Poland are generally region locked to Polish alone and the language can not be changed.[4]
Brazilian Portuguese
Russian
Spanish

VR support[edit]

3D modes Native Notes
Nvidia 3D Vision
See Helix Mod: Vampyr (DX11).
vorpX
G3D
Officially supported game, see official vorpx game list.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

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

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Audio Wwise
Cutscenes Criware

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i3 2130 3.4 GHz
AMD FX-4100 3.6 GHz
System memory (RAM) 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 20 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 660
AMD Radeon R7 370
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050
2 GB of VRAM
A 64-bit operating system is required.
The standard recommended specs are for 1080p 60 FPS. System specs for 1440p 60 FPS is noted with (2K) and 4K 60 FPS with (4K).[5]

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 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>/427290/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (427290) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References

  1. Verified by User:aaronth07 on 2018-7-6
    Skips intro videos fine
  2. Verified by User:aaronth07 on 2018-7-6
    No splash at start up
  3. Verified by User:Tuty4amxx on 2018-06-04
    Tested on 7.1 surround headphones
  4. Verified by User:Suicide machine on 2020-03-06)
  5. Vampyr’s 1080p, 1440p and 4K System Requirements Revealed - last accessed on May 9, 2018