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Bound by Flame

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Bound by Flame
Bound by Flame cover
Developers
Spiders
Publishers
Focus Home Interactive
Engines
Silk
Release dates
Windows May 9, 2014
Linux December 3, 2015
Bound by Flame at Wikipedia

General information

Official website
Official forums
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

All versions require Steam DRM.

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Replace video files[citation needed]
  1. Download the .zip file from here
  2. Extract its contents to <path-to-game>\boot\datapc\video
  3. Overwrite the files.

Notes

The .zip file contains two empty .ogv files. Creating an empty text file then renaming its extension to .ogv or deleting .ogv files do not work, the game gets stuck at a black screen during launch.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Bound by Flame\
Linux ~/Bound by Flame/
It's unknown whether this game follows the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux. Please fill in this information.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Bound by Flame\
Linux ~/Bound by Flame/
50 save slots available.

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Origin
Steam Cloud
Windows only.

Video settings[edit]

Video settings.
Video settings.

Vertical sync (Vsync)[edit]

Disable Vsync[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open graphicconfig.txt.
  3. Change VSYNC=1 to VSYNC=0.

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

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

Localizations

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

Issues fixed[edit]

Run the game at screen refresh rate[edit]

Fullscreen mode defaults to 100 Hz, even if the screen refresh rate is set higher than that.
Set screen refresh rate[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open graphicconfig.txt.
  3. Change REFRESHRATE to your desired refresh rate. (e.g. 120 or 144)

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) XP SP3, Vista SP2, 7, 8
Processor (CPU) AMD or Intel Dual Core 2.2 GHz
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 6 GB
Video card (GPU) ATI Radeon HD 4850
Nvidia GeForce 8800 GT
512 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0 compatible
The Steam system requirements mention game activation but this is just Steam; there is no additional DRM.[2]

References