Eldritch

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Eldritch
Eldritch cover
Developers
Minor Key Games
Release dates
Windows October 21, 2013
macOS (OS X) October 21, 2013
Linux October 21, 2013
Eldritch at Wikipedia

Key points

Runs very well on lower end systems including modern integrated graphics.

General information

Official site
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Developer website
DRM-free
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Humble Store
DRM-free
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
itch.io
DRM-free
Soundtrack available in MP3 and FLAC
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Steam
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Can be run without the Steam client.
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Games source code is available for free here.

Downloadable content (DLC) and expansions

Name Notes
Mountains of Madness Free DLC included with latest version.
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Essential improvements[edit]

mEldritch[edit]

mEldritch is a community-supported version of the Eldritch source code that has been modified to allow easier modding support. Note that the original game is required to use it (either the Humble or Steam version).

Further details and download links can be found on the official website.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\prefs.cfg
macOS (OS X) ~/Library/Application Support/Eldritch/prefs.cfg
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>\main.eldritchmastersave
macOS (OS X) ~/Library/Application Support/Eldritch/main.eldritchmastersave
Linux

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Graphics settings.
Graphics settings.
Graphics option Option Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
HUD does not scale well.
Field of view (FOV)
60-120°. Default is 80°. If numbers are not shown change language temporarily to English.[citation needed]
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Selecting desktop resolution from list while windowed automatically changes to borderless windowed mode.
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
120+ FPS
Game capped at 60 fps.

Input settings[edit]

Input settings.
Input settings.
Key rebinding.
Key rebinding.

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Master and music
Surround sound
Subtitles
No speech.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
Game pauses which mutes effects.

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Brazilian Portuguese
Danish
Finnish
French
German
Hungarian
Italian
Polish
Russian
Spanish
Ukrainian

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
OpenGL 2 OS X and Linux only.
Shader Model support 3
64-bit executable

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Audio FMOD

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP
Processor (CPU)
System memory (RAM)
Hard disk drive (HDD) 150 MB
Video card (GPU) DirectX 9.0c compatible Dedicated graphics card
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.6 Snow Leopard
Processor (CPU)
System memory (RAM)
Hard disk drive (HDD) 150 MB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 8 series or equivalent Dedicated graphics card
Linux
Minimum
Operating system (OS) Ubuntu 12.04
Processor (CPU)
System memory (RAM)
Hard disk drive (HDD) 150 MB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 8 series or equivalent

References