Warhammer: Vermintide 2

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Warhammer: Vermintide 2
Warhammer: Vermintide 2 cover
Developers
Fatshark
Engines
Autodesk Stingray Engine
Release dates
Windows March 8, 2018
Reception
Metacritic 82
OpenCritic 83
IGDB 81
Taxonomy
Monetization DLC, Expansion pack
Microtransactions Cosmetic
Series Warhammer
Warhammer: Vermintide 2 on HowLongToBeat
Warhammer: Vermintide 2 on IGDB
Warhammer: Vermintide 2 on MobyGames
Warhammer: Vermintide 2 on Wikipedia
Warhammer: Shadow of the Horned Rat 1995
Warhammer: Dark Omen 1998
Warhammer: Mark of Chaos 2006
Warhammer Online: Age of Reckoning 2008
Warhammer Quest 2015
Warhammer: End Times - Vermintide 2015
Warhammer: Arcane Magic 2016
Total War: Warhammer 2016
Warhammer: Vermintide VR - Hero Trials 2016
Man O' War: Corsair 2017
Total War: Warhammer II 2017
Warhammer: Vermintide 2 2018
Warhammer Quest 2: The End Times 2019
Warhammer Age of Sigmar (series)
Warhammer: Chaosbane 2019
Warhammer: Chaos And Conquest 2019
Warhammer Underworlds: Online 2020

Warnings

This game requires a constant internet connection for all game modes.

General information

Official Discord server
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

All versions require Steam DRM and a constant internet connection for all game modes.

DLC and expansion packs

Name Notes
Collector's Edition Can be bought separately as Collector's Edition Upgrade.
Windows
Shadows Over Bögenhafen
Windows
Back to Ubersreik
Windows
Winds of Magic
Windows
Cosmetic - Incandescent Brand
Windows
Cosmetic - Memento Furioso
Windows
Cosmetic - Fulminator's Crown
Windows
Cosmetic - The Golden Taurox
Windows
Cosmetic - The Anvil of Doom
Windows
Cosmetic - The Iron Mohawk
Windows
Cosmetic - Trophy of the Gave
Windows
Cosmetic - Marienburg Bicorne
Windows
Cosmetic - Scour-Sun Helm
Windows
Cosmetic - Purist's Stovepipe
Windows
Cosmetic - Deathvigil Mask
Windows
Cosmetic - Stolen Swine
Windows
Cosmetic - Executioner's Helm
Windows
Cosmetic - Wildrunner's Helm
Windows
Cosmetic - Aspect of Adanhu
Windows
Cosmetic - Crown of Purity Available for a limited time only.
Windows

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\Fatshark\Vermintide 2\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/552500/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\Fatshark\Vermintide 2\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/552500/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video[edit]

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

Input[edit]

In-game controller settings.
In-game controller settings.

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
Full controller support
Controller remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Controller types
XInput-compatible controllers
Xbox button prompts
Can change between Xbox and PS4 buttons in options menu.
Impulse Trigger vibration
DualShock 4 controllers
DualShock button prompts
Can change between Xbox and PS4 buttons in options menu.
Light bar support
Use Aurora to add DS4 light bar support.
Connection modes unknown
Generic/other controllers
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M
Will normally alternate between two HUD layouts - can be changed in options menu.

Audio[edit]

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

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

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Simplified Chinese
French
German
Italian
Polish
Portuguese
Russian
Spanish

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
LAN play
Online play
4 Co-op
Asynchronous multiplayer

Connection types

VR support[edit]

Devices Native Notes
Tobii Eye Tracking
Supports: Aim at Gaze, Clean UI, Extended View - Eye & Head Tracking, Fire at Gaze.

Issues Fixed[edit]

Music and sound effects dropping or cutting out[edit]

Increase master volume[1]
  1. Press Esc and go to the Audio tab
  2. Set the 'Master Volume' slider to be above 10
  3. Click 'Apply' at the bottom right.
If the game is too loud, reduce its volume using the windows volume manager, or an alternative sound manager such as Ear Trumpet

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11, 12
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Physics PhysX 3.4.1.0
Audio Wwise
Multiplayer Steamworks
Anti-cheat Easy Anti-Cheat [2]

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7, 8, 8.1
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5-2300 2.8 GHz
AMD FX-4350 4.2 GHz
System memory (RAM) 6 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 85 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 460
ATI Radeon HD 5870
1 GB of VRAM
DirectX 11 compatible
Other Broadband Internet connection
A 64-bit operating system is required.

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>/552500/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (552500) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References