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Catyph: The Kunci Experiment

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Catyph: The Kunci Experiment
Catyph: The Kunci Experiment cover
Developers
Simon Says: Play!
Engines
Visionaire[1]
Release dates
Windows May 11, 2016
The Black Cube
ASA: A Space Adventure - Remastered Edition 2015
Catyph: The Kunci Experiment 2016
Kitrinos: Inside the Cube 2018

Key points

Contains both Original Edition and Light Edition. List of differences can be found here.
Some of the puzzles rely on colors and sound.

General information

Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Steam
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Windows

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows Original Edition
<path-to-game>\config.ini
%LOCALAPPDATA%\Simon Says Play\Catyph\config.ini
Light Edition
<path-to-game>\addon\Light Edition\config.ini
%LOCALAPPDATA%\Simon Says Play\Catyph Light Edition\config.ini
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/396870/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows Original Edition
%LOCALAPPDATA%\Simon Says Play\Catyph\Savegames\
Light Edition
%LOCALAPPDATA%\Simon Says Play\Catyph Light Edition\Savegames\
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/396870/pfx/[Note 1]
Game saves are not compatible between Original and Light Edition.

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Launcher edition settings.
Launcher edition settings.
In-game general settings.
In-game general settings.
Graphics option Option Notes
Widescreen resolution
Letterboxed 2.40:1.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
Letterboxed 2.40:1.
4K Ultra HD
Game uses desktop resolution. 1920x800 scaled up and letterboxed.
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Toggle with Alt+ Enter, for permanent setting see Windowed.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
High dynamic range display (HDR)
Color blind mode

Windowed[edit]

Play in Windowed mode
  1. Go to <path-to-game> for Original Edition or <path-to-game>\addon\Light Edition\ for Light Edition.
  2. Open the config.ini file with Notepad or other text editor.
  3. Change the value of FULLSCREEN to false.

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
Mouse-only game.
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Mouse does not move camera up/down.
Controller
Controller support
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Music, Sound, Speech, Movie, Global. See Separate volume controls.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Always on.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French

Separate volume controls[edit]

Does not work for the Light Edition.
Tweaking volume controls[2]
  1. Go to %LOCALAPPDATA%\Simon Says Play\Catyph\.
  2. Open the config.ini file with Notepad or other text editor.
  3. Change the values of MusicVolume, SoundVolume, SpeechVolume, MovieVolume, GlobalVolume in the range 0-100.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9, 11 Light Edition only.
OpenGL
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP Vista, 7, 8, 10
Processor (CPU) 2 GHz 2.5 GHz
System memory (RAM) 3 GB 5 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 5 GB
Video card (GPU) Non-Dedicated (shared) video card
512 MB Shared of VRAM
OpenGL 2.0 compatible
1 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>/396870/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (396870) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References