Age of Wonders: Planetfall

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Age of Wonders: Planetfall
Age of Wonders: Planetfall cover
Developers
Triumph Studios
Publishers
Paradox Interactive
Release dates
Windows August 6, 2019
Age of Wonders: Planetfall on Wikipedia
Age of Wonders
Age of Wonders 1999
Age of Wonders II: The Wizard's Throne 2002
Age of Wonders: Shadow Magic 2003
Age of Wonders III 2014
Age of Wonders: Planetfall 2019

General information

Official forums
GOG.com Community Discussions for game series
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Publisher website
DRM details are not known
Deluxe Edition and Premium Edition also available.
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Windows
Gamesplanet
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Deluxe Edition and Premium Edition also available.
Windows
GOG.com
DRM-free
Deluxe Edition and Premium Edition also available.
Windows
Green Man Gaming
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Deluxe Edition and Premium Edition also available.
Windows
Humble Store
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Deluxe Edition and Premium Edition also available.
Windows
Steam
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Deluxe Edition and Premium Edition also available.
Windows
All versions require a Paradox Account for multiplayer.

Version differences[edit]

Game editions comparison chart.
Game editions comparison chart.

Standard Edition[edit]

Includes base game only.

Deluxe Edition[edit]

Includes base game, Infested World scenario planet, Bravado Bundle cosmetic pack, Spacerpunk cosmetic pack, digital artbook, and original soundtrack.

Premium Edition[edit]

Includes base game, all Deluxe Edition content, and the Season Pass.
The Season Pass grants access to three upcoming expansions and exclusive Paradox Forums icons and wallpapers.

Downloadable content (DLC) and expansions

Name Notes
Deluxe Edition Content Pack Includes the Infested World scenario planet, two cosmetic packs, digital artbook, and original soundtrack.
Windows
Season Pass Includes three upcoming expansions and exclusive Paradox Forums icons and wallpapers.
Windows

Game data[edit]

In-game general settings.
In-game general settings.

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Paradox Interactive\Age of Wonders Planetfall\Config\Settings.cfg
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/718850/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Paradox Interactive\Age of Wonders Planetfall\Saves\
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/718850/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

In-game video settings.
In-game video settings.
In-game advanced video settings.
In-game advanced video settings.
Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
[1]
Ultra-widescreen
[2]
4K Ultra HD
[3]
Field of view (FOV)
Zooming in and out is possible.
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
On/off toggle.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Option of refresh rate, ½ refresh rate, ⅓ refresh rate, ¼ refresh rate, or off.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Input settings[edit]

In-game input settings.
In-game input settings.
In-game strategic gamepad controls.
In-game strategic gamepad controls.
In-game tactical gamepad controls.
In-game tactical gamepad controls.
Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
Full controller support
A mouse is required to start the game from the Paradox Launcher.
Bypass the launcher by running AowPF.exe directly.
Controller remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Labeled Invert combat camera Y axis. Despite the label, this inverts the right stick Y-axis camera zoom in both strategic and tactical modes.[4]
Controller types
XInput-compatible controllers
Xbox button prompts
Impulse Trigger vibration
DualShock 4 controllers
Tracked motion controllers
Generic/other controllers
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M
Switch between Controller and Keyboard & Mouse input modes in Controls menu.

Audio settings[edit]

In-game audio settings.
In-game audio settings.
Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Master, Music, Effects, Ambience, Speech, Units, Events, Interface
Surround sound
7.1[5]
Subtitles
All spoken audio is accompanied by text.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
Toggle with Mute when out of focus setting.

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Simplified Chinese
French
German
Japanese
Polish
Russian
Spanish

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
LAN play
Online play
12
Asynchronous multiplayer

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

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

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Audio FMOD
Interface Iggy, Adobe Flash

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7 SP1, 8.1
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5 (3rd generation)
AMD FX Series
System memory (RAM) 6 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 20 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 650 Ti
AMD Radeon HD 7770
1 GB of VRAM
DirectX 11 compatible
Sound (audio device) DirectX compatible
A 64-bit 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>/718850/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (718850) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References

  1. Verified by User:Rose on 2019-08-06
    3840x1080 and 5760x1080 selected, screenshots taken and compared to 3840x2160.
  2. Verified by User:Rose on 2019-08-06
    Tested at the native resolution of 2560x1080, screenshots taken and compared to 3840x2160.
  3. Verified by User:Rose on 2019-08-06
    Tested by selecting and enabling 3840x2160.
  4. Verified by User:Baronsmoki on 2019-08-12
  5. Verified by User:Baronsmoki on 2019-09-05
    Tested with Special K.