A Story About My Uncle

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A Story About My Uncle
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Developers
Gone North Games
Publishers
Coffee Stain Studios
Engines
Unreal Engine 3
Release dates
Windows May 28, 2014
macOS (OS X) May 13, 2017[1]
Linux May 13, 2017[1]

General information

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

Availability[edit]

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\My Games\A Story About My Uncle\ASAMU\Config\
macOS (OS X)
Linux $HOME/.steam/steam/steamapps/common/A Story About My Uncle/*/Config/
There are two config directories in Linux, replace * with ASAMU and Engine, the fixes here are all in ASAMU, if you cant find it, have a look in Engine
This game does not follow the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\My Games\A Story About My Uncle\ASAMU\Saves\
macOS (OS X)
Linux $HOME/.steam/steam/steamapps/common/A Story About My Uncle/ASAMU/Saves/

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Graphics settings.
Graphics settings.
Advanced graphics settings.
Advanced graphics settings.

Field of view (FOV)[edit]

An edit is necessary for FOV values higher than 120°.
Set higher FOV[2]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open ASAMUEngine.ini.
  3. Go to [Engine.LocalPlayer]
  4. Change AspectRatioAxisConstraint=AspectRatio_MaintainXFOV to AspectRatioAxisConstraint=AspectRatio_MaintainYFOV
  5. Save your changes and close the file.

Anisotropic filtering (AF)[edit]

Anisotropic filtering[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open ASAMUSystemSettings.ini.
  3. Search and change MaxAnisotropy=4 to desired value.
  4. Save your changes and close the file.

High frame rate[edit]

Change frame rate smoothing[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open ASAMUEngine.ini.
  3. Search and change bSmoothFrameRate to FALSE or raise MaxSmoothedFrameRate value.
  4. Save file.
For more information, see the Unreal Engine 3 page.

Input settings[edit]

Input settings.
Input settings.
Keyboard rebinding.
Keyboard rebinding.
Controller settings.
Controller settings.

Audio settings[edit]

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

Localizations

Language settings.
Language settings.
Language UI Audio CC Notes
English
French
Italian
German
Polish
Spanish
Beta
Portuguese
Beta

VR support[edit]

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9, 11
64-bit executable

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Interface Autodesk Scaleform

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP (SP3), Vista (SP2), 7 8
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo 1.6 GHz
AMD Athlon X2 1.6 GHz
Quad Core 2.0 GHz+
System memory (RAM) 2 GB 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2 GB 4 GB
Video card (GPU) DirectX 9.0c compatible
Shader model 3.0 support
1 GB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0c compatible
Shader model 3.0 support
Sound (audio device) DirectX 9.0c compatible, 16-bit. DirectX 9.0c compatible, 16-bit.

System requirements[edit]

macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.7 10.8
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo 1.6 GHz
AMD Athlon X2 1.6 GHz
Quad Core 2.0 GHz+
System memory (RAM) 2 GB 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2 GB 2 GB
Video card (GPU) Intel HD Graphics 4000 Intel HD Graphics 5000
Other MacBook Pro 2011, iMac 2011, MacBook Air 2012 2013 models or better

System requirements[edit]

Linux
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Ubuntu 12.04
Processor (CPU) 2.0 GHz Dual Core Processor 2.0 GHz Dual Core Processor
System memory (RAM) 2 GB 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2 GB 4 GB
Video card (GPU) 256 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0c compatible
Shader model 3.0 support
512 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0c compatible
Shader model 3.0 support
Sound (audio device) DirectX 9.0c compatible, 16-bit DirectX 9.0c compatible, 16-bit
Other We recommend using proprietary NVIDIA/AMD drivers We recommend using proprietary NVIDIA/AMD drivers

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Steam Community :: Group Announcements :: A Story About My Uncle - Mac & Linux Support Available Now!
  2. A Story About My Uncle | WSGF