Venetica

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Venetica
Venetica cover
Developers
Deck13 Interactive
Publishers
DTP Entertainment
Atari
Engines
Ogre
PINA 3
Release dates
Windows September 4, 2009
Reception
Metacritic 61
IGDB 47
Venetica on IGDB
Venetica on MobyGames
Venetica on Wikipedia

General information

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

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
SecuROM DRM.
Windows
GamersGate
DRM details are not known
DRM: Other DRM.
Windows
GOG.com
DRM-free
Gold Edition.
Windows
Green Man Gaming
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Windows
Steam
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Gold Edition.
Windows

Version differences[edit]

The Gold Edition includes bonus material like the OST, an artbook, and behind-the-scenes documentaries.

Game data[edit]

In-game general settings.
In-game general settings.

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Venetica\settings-user.ini
%USERPROFILE%\Documents\Venetica\action_bindings-user.ini
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/338140/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Venetica\save\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/338140/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video[edit]

In-game video settings.
In-game video settings.

Ultra-widescreen[edit]

Modify settings-user.ini[1]
  1. Go to %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Venetica\.
  2. Open settings-user.ini with a text editor.
  3. Find the line that starts with window_size =.
  4. Change it to the desired resolution, e.g. window_size = 2560x1080.
  5. Save and close the file.

Field of view (FOV)[edit]

Modify settings-user.ini[citation needed]
  1. Go to %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Venetica\.
  2. Open settings-user.ini with a text editor.
  3. Find game_camera_fovy = 50.
  4. Change it to the desired FOV value.
  5. Save and close the file.

Windowed[edit]

Modify settings-user.ini[2]
  1. Go to %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Venetica\
  2. Open settings-user.ini with a text editor.
  3. Find fullscreen = true.
  4. Change true to false.
  5. Save and close the file.

Input[edit]

in-game input settings.
in-game input settings.
In-game keyboard and mouse controls.
In-game keyboard and mouse controls.

Audio[edit]

In-game audio settings.
In-game audio settings.

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Music, Sound, Speech
Surround sound
7.1[3]
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
Audio only available in the retail version.
German
Italian
Spanish
Polish
retail only, download

VR support[edit]

3D modes Native GG3D Notes
Nvidia 3D Vision
vorpX
G3D
Officially supported game, see official vorpx game list.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Physics PhysX
Audio FMOD
Interface Crazy Eddie's GUI System (CEGUI)
Input Object Oriented Input System (OIS)

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP, Vista, 7, 8
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 4 2.4 GHz
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 16 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 7600 GT
256 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0c compatible

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>/338140/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (338140) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Verified by User:Baronsmoki on 2019-09-01
    Tested at 2560 x 1080 custom resolution.
  2. Windowed mode :: Venetica General Discussions
  3. Verified by User:Baronsmoki on 2019-09-01
    Tested with Special K.