Battlefleet Gothic: Armada

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Battlefleet Gothic: Armada
Battlefleet Gothic: Armada cover
Developers
Tindalos Interactive
Publishers
Focus Home Interactive
Engines
Unreal Engine 4
Release dates
Windows April 21, 2016
Battlefleet Gothic: Armada at Wikipedia
Battlefleet Gothic: Armada
Subseries of Warhammer 40,000
Battlefleet Gothic: Armada 2016
Battlefleet Gothic: Armada 2 2019

General information

Official website
Official forums
Lexicanum - A huge wiki for the Warhammer 40,000 series
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Instructions[citation needed]
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\BattleFleetGothic\Content\Movies\Splashscreens\
  2. Move, delete or rename all of the *.wmv files in that folder.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\BattleFleetGothic\Saved\Config\
Microsoft Store
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/363680/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\BattleFleetGothic\Saved\SaveGames\
Microsoft Store
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/363680/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud
Xbox Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Video Settings
Video Settings
Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Low FoV due to Vert- scaling. See Widescreen resolution.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
Low FoV due to Vert- scaling. See Widescreen resolution.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
FXAA or TAA. Using Nvidia's DSR to downsample seems to cause severe texture tearing (needs testing)[citation needed]
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
120+ FPS
Must disable framerate smoothing via .ini edit
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Widescreen resolution[edit]

Fix FOV scaling[1]
  1. Go to %LOCALAPPDATA%\BattleFleetGothic\Saved\Config\WindowsNoEditor\
  2. Open Engine.ini (if it does not exist create it).
  3. Add the following lines
[/Script/Engine.LocalPlayer]
AspectRatioAxisConstraint=AspectRatio_MaintainYFOV

Unlocking Framerate[edit]

Unlock fps[2]
  1. Go to %LOCALAPPDATA%\BattleFleetGothic\Saved\Config\WindowsNoEditor\
  2. Open Engine.ini (if it does not exist create it).
  3. Add the following lines
[/script/engine.engine]
NearClipPlane=12.0
bSmoothFrameRate=false
MinSmoothedFrameRate=5
MaxSmoothedFrameRate=144

Input settings[edit]

Input Settings
Input Settings
Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
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 Settings
Audio Settings
Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
General, Sound, Music, Voices
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Spanish

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
LAN play
Online play
4 Co-op, Versus
1v1, 2v2

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7, 8.1, 10
Processor (CPU) AMD FX-4100 3.6 GHz
Intel Core i5-2500 3.3 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 10 GB
Video card (GPU) AMD Radeon HD 6850
Nvidia GeForce GTX 560
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>/363680/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (363680) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References