Enslaved: Odyssey to the West

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Enslaved: Odyssey to the West
Enslaved: Odyssey to the West cover
Developers
Ninja Theory
Windows Iron Galaxy Studios
Publishers
Bandai Namco Entertainment
Engines
Unreal Engine 3
Release dates
Windows October 25, 2013
Enslaved: Odyssey to the West guide at StrategyWiki
Enslaved: Odyssey to the West at Wikipedia

Key points

All the DLC content released on console is included in the base game.

General information

Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Amazon.com
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Windows
GamersGate
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Windows
Humble Store
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Windows
Steam
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Windows
All versions require Steam DRM.

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Instructions[citation needed]
  1. See Command line arguments.
  2. Add -nostartupmovies

Enhancements[edit]

Fixes some performance issues along with the partially broken shadows.[citation needed]
Instructions[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open MonkeyEngine.ini.
  3. Find the following lines and set them to these values.
MaxShadowResolution=512
MaxMultisamples=1
ShadowFilterQualityBias=8
MaxAnisotropy=16
ShadowFilterRadius=5

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\My Games\UnrealEngine3\MonkeyGame\Config\
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/245280/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <Steam-folder>\userdata\<user-id>\245280\
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/245280/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Display settings.
Display settings.

Widescreen resolution[edit]

Custom resolution[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open MonkeyGame.ini.
  3. Add the following line under the [MonkeyGame.MKGamerProfile] section:
    m_ResolutionValues=3200x1800
    • Set the value to the desired resolution.
  4. Select the new resolution in the options menu.
  5. Use Widescreen Fixer with this plugin to improve support for 21:9 and multi-monitor resolutions.

Windowed[edit]

Force windowed[citation needed]
  1. Download and run DxWnd.
  2. Click on Edit, then Add.
  3. Set the name and executable path.
  4. Set the window position and size.
  5. Set Desktop for borderless fullscreen windowed.
  6. Click OK, then File and Save.

Anisotropic filtering (AF)[edit]

Set sample level[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open MonkeyEngine.ini.
  3. Find MaxAnisotropy and change it to MaxAnisotropy=16.

Anti-aliasing (AA)[edit]

Set sample level[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open MonkeyEngine.ini.
  3. Find MaxMultisamples and set the desired value (1, 2, 4, 8).

High frame rate[edit]

Change frame rate smoothing[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open MonkeyEngine.ini.
  3. Change bSmoothFrameRate to FALSE or raise MaxSmoothedFrameRate value.

Input settings[edit]

Control settings.
Control settings.
Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
Mouse acceleration
Negative mouse acceleration.
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
Controller can be overridden by any Joystick plugged in.
Full controller support
Controller remapping
Can be changed via MonkeyInput.ini.
Controller sensitivity
Separate X and Y axes.
Controller Y-axis inversion
Additional information
Button prompts Input settings icon - Generic Controller.svg
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M

Mouse smoothing[edit]

Disable mouse smoothing[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open MonkeyInput.ini.
  3. Change bEnableMouseSmoothing=true to bEnableMouseSmoothing=false.

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Music and sound
Surround sound
At least 5.1
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Italian
Brazilian Portuguese
Fan translation, download.
Spanish

VR support[edit]

Issues fixed[edit]

Stuttering during cutscene transitions[edit]

May affect Windows XP.[citation needed]
Instructions[citation needed]
  1. Disable the motion blur and the Vsync settings.
  2. Enable the Large Address Aware flag on the main executable.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9, 10 10 can be forced on via ini file
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP SP2, Vista 7 64-bit
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo 2.20 GHz
AMD Athlon 64 X2 4600+
Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 2.4 GHz
AMD Phenom II X4 805
System memory (RAM) 2 GB 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 12 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 9600
ATI Radeon HD 4850
512 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0c compatible
Nvidia GeForce GTX 260
AMD Radeon HD 5770
1 GB of VRAM

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 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>/245280/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (245280) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

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