Dungeon of the Endless

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Dungeon of the Endless
Dungeon of the Endless cover
Amplitude Studios
Unity 5[Note 1]
Release dates
Windows October 27, 2014
macOS (OS X) October 27, 2014
Dungeon of the Endless at Wikipedia
Endless Space 2012
Dungeon of the Endless 2014
Endless Legend 2014
Endless Space 2 2016

General information

Official Site
Official Forum
Steam Community Discussions
DotE Wiki - A wiki for everything DotE related.
Facebook Page - Useful information and updates are posted here.


All versions require Steam DRM.

Version differences[edit]

Pixel Edition despite the title is the regular version of the game and includes mp3 soundtrack and extras to amplitude account.
Crystal Edition, also known as Founders pack, contains Bookworm DLC which adds in-game ship, hero, and extras for Amplitude Studios other games (Endless Legend and Endless Space).

Downloadable content (DLC) and expansions

Name Notes
Amplitude Badge
macOS (OS X)
Australium Update Free, includes characters from Team Fortress 2.
macOS (OS X)
Bookworm Crystal Edition exclusive DLC. It's possible to upgrade the game to Crystal Edition.
macOS (OS X)
Death Gamble Update Free.
macOS (OS X)
Deep Freeze Add-on
macOS (OS X)
Founder Amplitude Badge
macOS (OS X)
Organic Matters Update Free.
macOS (OS X)
Rescue Team Add-on
macOS (OS X)

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Dungeon of the Endless\Users\<user-id>\Registry.xml
macOS (OS X)
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/249050/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Dungeon of the Endless\Users\
macOS (OS X) ~/Library/Application Support/Dungeon of the Endless/Users
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/249050/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

General settings.
General settings.
Graphics option Option Notes
Widescreen resolution
Designed for 16:9 displays, option to either stretch or add black bars with other resolutions. Option for "Big Screen User Interface" in settings.
Not very well supported. The UI is placed on the outer monitors, making it difficult to use.[citation needed]
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
12 different options for resolution available.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Enable windowed mode and use the -popupwindow parameter.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Full remapping with up to two different keys per function.
Mouse acceleration
Cursor used.
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller support
XInput and DirectInput. Designed for XInput only.
Full controller support
Has to be toggled from settings and restart the game.
Controller remapping
Renders majority of DirectInput controllers unuseable.
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Controller types
XInput-compatible controllers
Xbox button prompts
Impulse Trigger vibration
DualShock 4 controllers
Tracked motion controllers
Generic/other controllers
Button prompts
Additional information
Button prompts
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Volume sliders for Master, Music, Ambiance, SFX, and GUI.
Surround sound
There is no actual speech in-game. Communication is done via subtitles.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost


Language UI Audio Sub Notes
Fan translation, download.
Language in-game is based on Steam language. No option to change in-game.


Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
LAN play
Online play
4 Co-op
sometimes a little unsync

Connection types

Type Native Notes
Search for games using the server browser. Sort by same region, nearby regions, far regions, or even worldwide.
Direct IP

Issues fixed[edit]

Crash on startup[edit]

Startup crash[2]
  1. Right-click in Steam games list, choose Properties.
  2. Click Set Launch Options
  3. Add -force-d3d11 or -force-opengl


The reference describes additional steps, which may be helpful in configuration, but are not necessary.

Other information[edit]


Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 7, 11
64-bit executable


Middleware Notes
Audio Fmod

System requirements[edit]

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo or equivalent Intel Core i5 or equivalent
System memory (RAM) 2 GB 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 700 MB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 8600 GT or equivalent
DirectX 9.0c compatible
Nvidia GeForce GTX 560 Ti or equivalent
DirectX 9.0c compatible
Other Resolution of 1280x720 Resolution of 1920x1080 or greater
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.8
Processor (CPU) 2.4 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo 3.2 GHz Intel Core i3
System memory (RAM) 2 GB 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 700 MB
Video card (GPU) AMD Radeon HD 2600
Nvidia GeForce 9400
AMD Radeon HD 4670
Nvidia GeForce GT 330
Other Resolution of 1280x720


  1. Unity engine build: 5.0.3p3[1]
  2. 2.0 2.1 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>/249050/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (249050) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.


  1. Verified by User:Vetle on 2018-03-19
  2. crash on startup - Steam community hub