What Remains of Edith Finch

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What Remains of Edith Finch
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Developers
Giant Sparrow
SCE Santa Monica Studio
Publishers
Annapurna Interactive
Engines
Unreal Engine 4[1]
Release dates
Windows April 25, 2017
Reception
Metacritic 89
OpenCritic 89
IGDB 87
Taxonomy
Microtransactions None
Modes Singleplayer
Pacing Real-time
Perspectives First-person
Controls Direct control
Genres Adventure
Themes Contemporary, Detective/mystery
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General information

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

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Epic Games Store
DRM-free after installation through Epic Games Launcher (notes may include more details)
DRM-free when launched directly from the executable with the -EpicPortal command line argument.[2]
Windows
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
Microsoft Store
Microsoft Store
Xbox Game Pass for PC. Mods supported.
Windows
Steam
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Windows

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\FinchGame\Saved\Config\WindowsNoEditor\
Microsoft Store %LOCALAPPDATA%\Packages\AnnapurnaInteractive.WhatRemainsofEdithFinch_c96c51jf6wkvm\LocalCache\Local\FinchGame\Saved\Config\WindowsNoEditor\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/501300/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\FinchGame\Saved\SaveGames\
Microsoft Store %LOCALAPPDATA%\Packages\AnnapurnaInteractive.WhatRemainsofEdithFinch_c96c51jf6wkvm\LocalCache\Local\FinchGame\Saved\SaveGames\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/501300/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

Video[edit]

Video settings
Video settings

Graphics feature State WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Non-16:9 resolutions have black bars (see the WSGF entry).
Multi-monitor
See the WSGF entry.
Ultra-widescreen
See the related WSGF thread or the WSGF entry.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
See the WSGF topic.
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Scales with the textures option.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Low, Medium, High, Ultra.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Frame rate is capped at 120 FPS.
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Chromatic aberration[edit]

Disable chromatic aberration[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open Engine.ini.
  3. Add the following and save the file.
[/Script/Engine.RendererSettings]
r.SceneColorFringe.Max=0

Input[edit]

Input settings
Input settings

Audio[edit]

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

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

Mute on focus lost[edit]

Set mute in background[citation needed]
  1. Download Special K.
  2. Copy SpecialK64.dll to <path-to-game>\FinchGame\Binaries\Win64\.
  3. Rename SpecialK64.dll to dxgi.dll.
  4. Start the game and exit.
  5. Open dxgi.ini in the same folder.
  6. Change MuteInBackground=false to MuteInBackground=true under [Window.System].

Localizations

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

VR support[edit]

Issues unresolved[edit]

Achievements failing to unlock in Microsoft Store version[edit]

Multiple player reports indicate that none of the achievements of the PC version of the game can be unlocked despite being listed.[3]

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

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

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) Vista SP2
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i3-2125 3.30 GHz
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 5 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 750
AMD Radeon HD 7790
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>/501300/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (501300) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References