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Cogs

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Cogs
Cogs cover
Developers
Lazy 8 Studios
Linux Ryan C. Gordon
Publishers
Lazy 8 Studios
Release dates
Windows April 14, 2009
macOS (OS X) March 4, 2011
Linux July 26, 2011
Cogs at Wikipedia

General information

Official Website
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Developer website
DRM-free
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
GamersGate
DRM-free after installation (requires an internet connection during installation)
Demo also available.
Windows
Mac App Store
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macOS (OS X)
Steam
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\Lazy 8 Studios\Cogs\cogs.ini
macOS (OS X)
Linux $XDG_DATA_HOME/Cogs/
This game follows the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\Lazy 8 Studios\Cogs\playerInfo.dat
macOS (OS X)
Linux $XDG_DATA_HOME/Cogs/
Steam <Steam-folder>/userdata/<user-id>/26500/remote/

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

In-game options menu.
In-game options menu.
Graphics option Option Notes
Widescreen resolution
Only 800x600, 1024x768 and 1280x960 available.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Labeled as "Frame Sync".
60 FPS and 120+ FPS

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse Native 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]

In-game language settings.
In-game language settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Music and effects.
Surround sound
Subtitles
No speech.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Italian
Polish
Russian

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
OpenGL 2.0 macOS/OS X and Linux only.
Shader Model support 3
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) XP, Vista
Processor (CPU) 1.5 GHz
System memory (RAM) 512 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 120 MB
Video card (GPU) 64 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0c compatible
macOS (OS X)
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10.6
Processor (CPU) Intel
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 320 MB
Video card (GPU) OpenGL 2.0 compatible
Linux
Minimum
Operating system (OS) Linux
Processor (CPU) 1.5 GHz
System memory (RAM) 512 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 120 MB
Video card (GPU) OpenGL 2.0 compatible

References