Avencast: Rise of the Mage

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Avencast: Rise of the Mage
Avencast: Rise of the Mage cover
Developers
ClockStone
Publishers
Lighthouse Interactive
Meridian4
Release dates
Windows October 30, 2007
Avencast: Rise of the Mage at Wikipedia

General information

Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
SecuROM 7 DRM. Russian copies use StarForce 5 DRM.
Windows
Amazon.com
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A non-Steam version is also available (sold separately).
Windows
GamersGate
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Windows
Green Man Gaming
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Windows
Steam
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Windows

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Disable intro in game.cfg[citation needed]
  1. Go into cfg in the installation folder.
  2. Edit game.cfg.
  3. Go to the VideosAtStart line.
  4. Add ; to the start of the VideosAtStart line.
  5. Save your changes and close the file.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\cfg\
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/46410/pfx/[Note 1]
game.cfg contains general settings.
controls.cfg contains control settings.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\save\
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/46410/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Avencast Options (Options.exe).
Avencast Options (Options.exe).
In-game video settings.
In-game video settings.

Input settings[edit]

Input settings.
Input settings.
Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
Supports two keys per function.
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Listed as Mouse speed.
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Effect, Music, Speech and Ambient noises.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Video subtitles are set in launcher; gameplay is always subtitled.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
German

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
Shader Model support 3
64-bit executable

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Audio OpenAL

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) XP, Vista, 7
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 4 2.2 GHz
AMD Athlon 2200+
System memory (RAM) 512 MB
(1 GB Vista)
Hard disk drive (HDD) 4.4 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce FX 5700
ATI Radeon 9700
DirectX 9.0c compatible

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>/46410/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (46410) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References