Depths of Peril

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Depths of Peril
Depths of Peril cover
Developers
Soldak Entertainment
Release dates
Windows September 5, 2007
macOS (OS X) June 5, 2008
Linux June 18, 2014
Depths of Peril at Wikipedia

General information

Official site
GOG.com Community Discussions
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
DRM-free
Windows
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
Russian copies use StarForce 5 DRM.
Windows
Developer website
DRM-free
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Steam
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Essential improvements[edit]

Patches[edit]

Patch 1.018 is the latest non-Steam patch. The Steam version is already fully patched.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\User\user.cfg
macOS (OS X)
Linux
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 <path-to-game>\User\chars\
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Video settings.
Video settings.
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Disable Perspective View to avoid rendering and stability problems.[1]
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
See Field of view (FOV).
Windowed
Set in options or toggle with Alt+ Enter.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Off, 2x or 4x.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Enabled by default; listed as "monitor sync" in-game.
60 FPS
120+ FPS
See High frame rate.

Field of view (FOV)[edit]

Higher FOV settings will cause black areas around the edges due to culling.
Set FOV in user.cfg[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Edit user.cfg.
  3. Change r_fov 60.0 to the value you want.
  4. Save your changes.

High frame rate[edit]

Set FPS in user.cfg[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Edit user.cfg.
  3. set MaxFPS to 0
  4. set monitorSync to 0 (If your screen doesn't support displaying the higher frame rate)
  5. Save your changes
  6. You can enable in-game FPS counter by changing FPS to 1

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse Native 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 options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Master, Sound Effects and Music.
Surround sound
Subtitles
No voice acting; all dialogue is shown as text.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
Game is muted and paused when focus is lost.

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Spanish
Fan translation, download.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 98, ME, 2000, XP, Vista
Processor (CPU) 1.2 GHz Pentium 4 (or other equivalent) 2.0 GHz Pentium 4 (or other equivalent)
System memory (RAM) 128 MB 256 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 150 MB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce2 (or other equivalent) Nvidia GeForce3 or better (or other equivalent)
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.4 (Tiger), 10.5 (Leopard)
Processor (CPU) 1.5 GHz (PowerPC or Intel) 2.0 GHz (PowerPC or Intel)
System memory (RAM) 128 MB 256 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 150 MB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce2 (or other equivalent) Nvidia GeForce3 or better (or other equivalent)

References