Battlefleet Gothic: Armada

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Battlefleet Gothic: Armada
Battlefleet Gothic: Armada cover
Tindalos Interactive
Focus Home Interactive
Unreal Engine 4
Release dates
Windows April 21, 2016
Battlefleet Gothic: Armada at Wikipedia
Warhammer 40,000
Final Liberation: Warhammer Epic 40,000 1997
Warhammer 40,000: Chaos Gate 1998
Warhammer 40,000: Rites of War 1999
Warhammer 40,000: Fire Warrior 2003
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War 2004
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War: Dark Crusade 2006
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War: Soulstorm 2008
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II 2009
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II: Chaos Rising 2010
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War II: Retribution 2011
Dawn of War II: Retribution - The Last Stand 2011
Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine 2011
Warhammer 40,000: Storm of Vengeance 2014
Warhammer 40,000: Kill Team 2014
Warhammer 40,000: Armageddon 2014
Battlefleet Gothic: Armada 2016
Warhammer 40,000: Carnage Champions 2016
Warhammer 40,000: Armageddon - Da Orks 2016
Warhammer 40,000: Eternal Crusade 2016
Warhammer 40,000: Sanctus Reach 2017
Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War III 2017
Warhammer 40,000: Inquisitor - Martyr 2018
Warhammer 40,000: Gladius - Relics of War 2018
Battlefleet Gothic: Armada 2 2019

General information

Official website
Official forums
Lexicanum - A huge wiki for the Warhammer 40,000 series
Steam Community Discussions


Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Publisher website
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Essential improvements

Skip intro videos

Instructions[citation needed]
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\BattleFleetGothic\Content\Movies\Splashscreens\
  2. Move, delete or rename all of the *.wmv files in that folder.

Game data

Configuration file(s) location

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\BattleFleetGothic\Saved\Config\
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/363680/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\BattleFleetGothic\Saved\SaveGames\
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/363680/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings

Video Settings
Video Settings
Graphics option Option Notes
Widescreen resolution
Low FoV due to Vert- scaling. See Widescreen resolution.
Low FoV due to Vert- scaling. See Widescreen resolution.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
FXAA or TAA. Using NVidia's DSR to downsample seems to cause severe texture tearing (needs testing)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
120+ FPS
Must disable framerate smoothing via .ini edit
Color blind mode

Widescreen resolution

Fix FOV scaling[1]
  1. Go to %LOCALAPPDATA%\BattleFleetGothic\Saved\Config\WindowsNoEditor\
  2. Open Engine.ini (if it does not exist create it).
  3. Add the following lines

Input settings

Input Settings
Input Settings
Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller support
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.

Audio settings

Audio Settings
Audio Settings
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
General, Sound, Music, Voices
Surround sound
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost


Language UI Audio Sub Notes


Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
LAN play
Online play
4 Co-op, Versus
1v1, 2v2

Other information


Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

System requirements

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 (64-bit versions only) Windows 7, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 (64-bit versions only)
Processor (CPU) AMD FX-4100 X4 (3,6 GHz)/Intel Core i5-2500 (3,3 GHz) AMD FX-8350 X8 (4,0 GHz)/Intel Core i7-3770 (3,9 GHz)
System memory (RAM) 4 GB 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 10 GB 10 GB
Video card (GPU) DirectX 11, AMD Radeon HD 6850/NVIDIA GeForce GTX 560
1 GB of VRAM
DirectX 11, AMD Radeon R9 270X/NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760
2 GB of VRAM


  1. 1.0 1.1 File/folder structure within this directory reflects the path(s) used for Windows game data (use Wine regedit to access Windows registry paths). The app ID (363680) may differ in some cases.