Owlboy

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Owlboy
Owlboy cover
Developers
D-Pad Studio
macOS (OS X) Ethan Lee
Linux Ethan Lee
Publishers
Retail IndieBox
Engines
Windows XNA[1]
OS X, Linux FNA
Release dates
Windows November 1, 2016[2]
OS X January 26, 2017[3]
Linux January 26, 2017[3]

General information

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

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
GOG.com
Humble Store
Steam

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Saved Games\Owlboy\Config\
macOS (OS X) ~/Library/Application Support/Owlboy/Config/
Linux $XDG_CONFIG_HOME/Owlboy/

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Saved Games\Owlboy\Saves\
macOS (OS X) ~/Library/Application Support/Owlboy/Saves/
Linux $XDG_DATA_HOME/Owlboy/Saves/
This game follows the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux.

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Graphics settings.
Graphics settings.
Graphics option Option Notes
Widescreen resolution
Fullscreen uses desktop resolution. Rendering resolution is 640x360. Uses bilinear filtering to stretch to any non-integer scaled resolution, like 2736x1824. 16:10 aspect ratio is fine when using the Letterboxing option.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
Stretched from 16:9.[4]
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
1280x720 only. Toggle with F11. Cursor can be locked inside window.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Use Borderless Gaming.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
120+ FPS
Frame rate is capped at 61 FPS.[5]

Input settings[edit]

General settings.
General settings.
Keyboard rebinding.
Keyboard rebinding.
Controller settings.
Controller settings.
Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
Single key per action.
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Unplug any controllers.
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
XInput only on Windows.[6] Use XInput wrapper or "fnatest" beta.
Full controller support
Controller remapping
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Additional information
Button prompts
Linux/macOS support prompt autodetection, with Windows option to change between prompts manually.
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Master, music and sound.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio CC Notes
English

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
OpenGL 3.0 2.1 with ARB extensions acceptable.
Shader Model support 3.0 (HLSL), 1.20 (GLSL)
64-bit executable
Linux/macOS only

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Vista 7, 8, 10
Processor (CPU) Dual Core
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 600 MB
Video card (GPU) DirectX 9.0 compatible
Shader model 3.0 support
OS X
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10.7.5
Processor (CPU) Dual Core
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 600 MB
Video card (GPU) OpenGL 3.0 compatible 2.1 with ARB extensions acceptable
Linux
Minimum
Operating system (OS) glibc 2.15+. S3TC support is NOT required
Processor (CPU) Dual Core
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 600 MB
Video card (GPU) OpenGL 3.0 compatible 2.1 with ARB extensions acceptable

References

  1. 3 questions :: Owlboy General Discussions
  2. Owlboy Trailer - Release NOV 1st 2016 - YouTube
  3. 3.0 3.1 Steam Community :: Group Announcements :: Owlboy - last accessed on 2017-01-26
  4. Fullscreen on Ultrawide displays :: Owlboy Bugs & Feedback
  5. unlocked framerate? :: Owlboy General Discussions
  6. Known Issues :: Owlboy General Discussions