Dreamfall Chapters

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Dreamfall Chapters
Dreamfall Chapters cover
Developers
Red Thread Games
Engines
Unity 5[Note 1]
Release dates
Windows October 21, 2014
macOS (OS X) October 21, 2014
Linux October 21, 2014
Dreamfall Chapters at Wikipedia
The Longest Journey
The Longest Journey 1999
Dreamfall: The Longest Journey 2006
Dreamfall Chapters 2014

General information

FAQ and Known Issues
Official website
Official forums
GOG.com Community Discussions for game series
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
GOG.com
DRM-free
Standard or Special Edition.
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Humble Store
DRM-free
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Steam
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Red Thread Games\Dreamfall Chapters\
macOS (OS X) ~/Library/Preferences/unity.Red Thread Games.Dreamfall Chapters.plist
Linux ~/.config/unity3d/Red Thread Games/Dreamfall Chapters/
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%\AppData\LocalLow\Red Thread Games\Dreamfall Chapters\
macOS (OS X) ~/Library/Application Support/unity.Red Thread Games.Dreamfall Chapters/
~/.config/RedThreadGames/DreamfallChapters/
Linux ~/.config/unity3d/Red Thread Games/Dreamfall Chapters/

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
See the WSGF entry.
Ultra-widescreen
See the WSGF entry. HUD bug - unable to examine inventory items as button is off-screen. This blocks progress at the start of Book 5/Chapter 12.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
SMAA
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS

Input settings[edit]

Controls settings.
Controls settings.

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Master, music, SFX and dialogue.
Surround sound
Stereo only.[3]
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Spanish
Fan translation, download.
Russian
Fan translation by Well-DING! Team, download.

VR support[edit]

3D modes Native Notes
Nvidia 3D Vision
See Helix Mod: Dreamfall Chapters.
Devices Native Notes
Tobii Eye Tracking

Issues unresolved[edit]

Chromatic aberration always on[edit]

There's no way to disable chromatic aberration even with post processing effects on minimal.[4]

Issues fixed[edit]

Graphics quality setting[edit]

Issue with game not remembering setting on restart.
Edit config file by hand[citation needed]
  1. Open config file.
  2. Add <pref name="UnityGraphicsQuality" type="int">0</pref> line if it's not there
  3. Change 0 to quality setting you want (0 - 3, 0 = low, 3 = awesome).

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9, 11
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7 7 64-bit
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo 2 GHz Quad Core i5 2.5 GHz
System memory (RAM) 3 GB 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 5 GB 20 GB
Video card (GPU) Intel HD Graphics 4000
DirectX 9.0c compatible
ATI or Nvidia
2 GB of VRAM
DirectX 11 compatible
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.9 10.9
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo 2 GHz Quad Core i5 2.5 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 5 GB 20 GB
Video card (GPU) Intel HD Graphics 4000 ATI or Nvidia
1 GB of VRAM
Linux
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Kernel 3.0 or above Kernel 3.0 or above
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo 2 GHz Quad Core i5 2.5 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 5 GB 20 GB
Video card (GPU) Intel HD Graphics 4000 ATI or Nvidia
2 GB of VRAM

Notes

  1. Unity engine build: 5.4.5p4[1][2]

References