The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing

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The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing
The-incredible-adventures-of-van-helsing cover.jpg
Developers
Release dates
Windows
May 22, 2013
OS X
November 20, 2013
The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing at WineHQ
The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing at Steam Charts
The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing at SteamDB
 The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing at Wikipedia
The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing
The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing 2013
Blue Blood
Thaumaturge
Arcane Mechanic
The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing II 2014

General information

More information Developers Forums
More information Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys
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Green Man Gaming Availability Table Icons - Steam.svg Complete pack
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Information All versions require Steam.

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Fix Rename/delete intro videos

  1. Go to <path-to-game>\Videos\ENG
  2. Rename or delete neocore_logo.ogg, neocore_logo.wmv, nvidia.ogg, nvidia.wmv, VH_Logo.ogg and VH_Logo.wmv

Game data[edit]

General settings.

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

  Location 
Windows <path-to-game>\Cfg\
OS X
Disadvantage Configuration files are spread across multiple folders and files.

Save game data location[edit]

  Location 
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\NeocoreGames\Van Helsing\SaveGame
OS X

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud Native

Video settings[edit]

Video settings.
Advanced Video settings.
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution Native WSGF WS Gold.svg
Multi-monitor Native WSGF MM Silver.svg
Ultra-widescreen Native WSGF UW Silver.svg
Field of view (FOV) Not applicable
Windowed Native Requires restarting game to enable/disable.
Borderless fullscreen windowed Hackable
Anisotropic filtering (AF) Hackable Force in the graphics card control panel.
Anti-aliasing (AA) Native MLAA
Vertical sync (Vsync) Native
High frame rate Native Optional cap which is disabled by default.

Input settings[edit]

Input settings.
Disadvantage If controller is present when game is started it's required to play the game. Unplugging brings popup window asking to reconnect controller. However simply unplugging controller before starting the game and unchecking controller option from controls settings makes it possible to play with mouse and keyboard even if controller is connected.
Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping Native
Mouse acceleration Impossible
Mouse input in menus Native
Mouse Y-axis inversion Impossible
Controller
Controller support Native Using controller prevents use of mouse.
Full controller support Native
Controller remapping Impossible
Controller Y-axis inversion Native

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls Native Master, music, battle sounds, terrain sounds, SFX and speech.
Surround sound Unknown
Subtitles Native
Closed captions Native
Mute on focus lost Native Slight delay.

Localizations

Language UI Audio CC Notes
English Native Native Native
French Native Impossible Native
German Native Impossible Native
Hungarian Native Impossible Native
Italian Native Impossible Native
Portuguese Native Impossible Native
Spanish Native Impossible Native
Polish Native Impossible Native
Russian Native Impossible Native

Issues unresolved[edit]

Information Workarounds for common issues listed here: http://forum.neocoregames.com/index.php?/topic/953-bug-workarounds-until-they-get-patched/

Start-up crash[edit]

Open Regedit to HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\NeoCore Games\Van Helsing\Options and change MeasuredHardwarePerformance to 0.

  • One issue is caused by the game launching at a resolution unsupported by the system. As of this entry, there appears to be no means to externally modify the video settings.

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP, Vista, 7, 8 XP, Vista, 7, 8
Processor (CPU) Dual Core CPU 2.0 GHz Quad Core CPU 2.0 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD)
20 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia 8800 GT
Intel HD4000
AMD HD3850
Nvidia 275 GTX
AMD HD5770
OS X
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS)
10.6
Processor (CPU) Dual Core CPU 2.0 GHz Quad Core CPU 2.0 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD)
20 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia 330M
Intel HD4000
AMD HD4670
Nvidia 285M
Nvidia 640M
AMD HD4870

References