Bad Dream: Coma

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Bad Dream: Coma
Bad Dream: Coma cover
Developers
Desert Fox
Publishers
PlayWay
Engines
GameMaker
Release dates
Windows March 9, 2017
macOS (OS X) March 9, 2017

Warnings

The macOS (OS X) version of this game does not work on macOS Catalina (version 10.15) or later due to the removal of support for 32-bit-only apps.
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Key points

The game is hardlocked to 30 FPS with no way off increasing/removing the lock.

General information

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

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Steam
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Windows
macOS (OS X)

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Modify the config.ini[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open config.ini
  3. Change logo = 1.00000 to logo = 0.00000
  4. Save the file and set it to Read-only.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\Bad_dream_Coma\
macOS (OS X) $HOME/Library/Application Support/com.desertfox.baddreamcoma/
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/538070/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\Bad_dream_Coma\
macOS (OS X) $HOME/Library/Application Support/com.desertfox.baddreamcoma/
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/538070/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud
Does not sync between Windows and OS X versions.

Video settings[edit]

In-game general settings.
In-game general settings.
Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Anamorphic (STRETCHED option) or no scaling (CENTER option) 1280x720 (16:9).
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
Pillarboxed 16:9.
4K Ultra HD
Scaled from 1280x720.
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
The only windowed resolutions are 1280x720 and 1024x576.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
not needed.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Hardlocked to 30 FPS.
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Input settings[edit]

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

Audio settings[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
General, Music, SFX.
Surround sound
Subtitles
All speech is text-based.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Italian
Polish
Russian
Spanish

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
OpenGL
OS X only.
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows
macOS (OS X)
This 32-bit-only macOS game does not work on macOS Catalina (10.15) or later.

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) XP, Vista, 7, 8, 10
Processor (CPU) 2 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 500 MB
Video card (GPU) DirectX 9.0 compatible
macOS (OS X)
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10.9
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i3
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 500 MB

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>/538070/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (538070) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References