Battleborn

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Battleborn
Battleborn cover
Developers
Gearbox Software
Publishers
2K Games
Engines
Unreal Engine 3
Release dates
Windows May 3, 2016[1]
Battleborn at Wikipedia

Key points

Small player base

General information

Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
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Unlocks game and Full Game Upgrade DLC
Windows
Green Man Gaming
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Unlocks game and Full Game Upgrade DLC
Windows
Steam
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Base game is a Free-to-play trial version, full game can be purchased via the "Full Game Upgrade" DLC
Windows
All versions require Steam DRM.

Downloadable content (DLC) and expansions

Name Notes
Full Game Upgrade
Windows

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Instructions
  1. See Command line arguments.
  2. Use -nostartupmovies or -nomovies
Delete or rename video files
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\PoplarGame\Movies
  2. Delete or rename 2K_logo.bk2 and Gearbox_logo.bk2.
Manual fix
  1. Go to %USERPROFILE%\Documents\My Games\PoplarGame\Config\
  2. Open PoplarEngine.ini.
  3. Find:
    StartupMovies=2K_logo
    StartupMovies=Gearbox_logo
    StartupMovies=Loading
    
  4. Replace it with:
    ;StartupMovies=2K_logo
    ;StartupMovies=Gearbox_logo
    ;StartupMovies=Loading
  5. Save changes.

Skip splash screen[edit]

Instructions
  1. See Command line arguments.
  2. Use -nosplash
Delete or rename the splash file
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\PoplarGame\Splash\PC in the installation folder.
  2. Delete or rename Splash.bmp

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\My Games\Battleborn\PoplarGame\Config\
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/394230/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\My Games\Battleborn\PoplarGame\SaveData\<user-id>\
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/394230/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Graphics settings.
Graphics settings.
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Up to 100°.
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Up to 16x.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
FXAA On/Off.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
No frame rate cap. Optional cap or smoothing options.
Color blind mode
Limited support. Display colors for friendly and enemy teams can be changed.[2]

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
Single binding per action.
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Separate for Y- and X-axis.
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
XInput and at least DualShock 4.[3]
Full controller support
Controller remapping
4 preset and any two button places can be swapped between each other.
Controller sensitivity
Separate for Y- and X-axis.
Controller Y-axis inversion
Controller types
XInput-compatible controllers
Xbox button prompts
Impulse Trigger vibration
DualShock 4 controllers
DualShock button prompts
Light bar support
Player number indicator, static blue for player one, red for player two, etc.
Connection modes unknown
Tracked motion controllers
Generic/other controllers
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
XInput and DualShock 4.
Haptic feedback
XInput and DualShock 4.
Simultaneous controller+KB/M

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Music, effects, dialogue, alert and voip.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Italian
Spanish
Brazilian Portuguese
Japanese
Korean
Simplified Chinese
Traditional Chinese
Russian

VR support[edit]

3D modes Native Notes
Nvidia 3D Vision
See Helix Mod: Battleborn (DX11).

Network[edit]

Network settings.
Network settings.

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
Console versions only.[2]
LAN play
Online play
10

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11
64-bit executable

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Physics PhysX [2]
Audio Wwise
Interface Autodesk Scaleform
Cutscenes Bink Video
Multiplayer Steamworks

Issues fixed[edit]

Cannot move with keyboard WASD[edit]

Disable or close Synergy[4]

System requirements[edit]

A 64-bit operating system is required.
Windows[2]
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5-750
AMD Phenom IIx4 945
Intel Core i5-750
AMD Phenom IIx4 945
System memory (RAM) 6 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 30 GB 50 GB
Video card (GPU) AMD Radeon HD 6870
Nvidia GeForce GTX 460
1 GB of VRAM
DirectX 11 compatible
AMD Radeon HD 7850
Nvidia GeForce GTX 660
2 GB of VRAM

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>/394230/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (394230) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References