For Honor

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For Honor
For Honor cover
Developers
Ubisoft Montreal
Windows Ubisoft Blue Byte
Publishers
Ubisoft
Engines
AnvilNext 2.0
Release dates
Windows February 14, 2017
For Honor on Wikipedia

Warnings

This game requires a constant internet connection for all game modes.

General information

Official site
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

All versions require Uplay and Denuvo Anti-Tamper DRM and a constant internet connection for all game modes.[1]

Version differences[edit]

The Starter Edition includes the full single player/co-op campaign and 6 playable heroes (instead of 12) with 3 fully unlocked. Other heroes can be unlocked for 8000 Steel each.
The Deluxe Edition contains the base game and Deluxe pack.
The Gold Edition contains the base game, the Season Pass and the Deluxe pack.

Downloadable content (DLC) and expansions

Name Notes
Marching Fire Expansion
Windows
Season Pass Included in Gold Edition
Windows

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Instructions[2]
  1. Download Skip For Honor intro
  2. Place the Videos folder in <path-to-game>.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\My Games\For Honor\
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/304390/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Epic Games Store
Origin
Steam Cloud
Uplay
Saves game progression on the Uplay account.

Video settings[edit]

Graphics feature State WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
60-90°
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
FXAA, SMAA, TAA, 2x SSAA
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Some animations (e.g. cloth\hair physics, camera when sliding down a rope) are updating at lower framerate.
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Arabic
Simplified Chinese
Traditional Chinese
Czech
Dutch
French
German
Italian
Japanese
Korean
Polish
Brazilian Portuguese
Russian
Spanish

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Notes
LAN play
Online play

Connection types

Ports

Protocol Port(s) and/or port range(s)
This game supports Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) for automatic port configuration.

VR support[edit]

Devices Native Notes
Tobii Eye Tracking
Supports head tracking.

Issues fixed[edit]

See Ubisoft's acknowledge page for general fixes

Game changes microphone gain at launch[edit]

Modify microphone gain ingame[3]
  1. Start the game.
  2. Go to the audio settings.
  3. Set Voice Chat Volume to your preferred microphone gain.

Crash after intro[edit]

Enable Vertical sync (Vsync) by deleting all files within the configuration file(s) location[4]

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Physics Havok
Audio Wwise
Cutscenes Bink Video Renaming or deleting the intro video files results in a crash on launch.
Anti-cheat Easy Anti-cheat

System requirements[edit]

Windows[5]
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7, 8.1, 10
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i3-550
AMD Phenom II X4 955
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 40 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 660
AMD Radeon HD 6970
2 GB of VRAM
DirectX 11 compatible
A 64-bit system is required.

Notes

  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>/304390/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (304390) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References

  1. http://xtland.com/uploads/posts/2017-01/1485344754_for-honor-denuvo.xtland.jpg
  2. Verified by User:Cakestrike on 2019-02-10
  3. Verified by User:Hawaii_Beach on 2017-01-28
  4. Verified by User:Hawaii_Beach on 2017-02-20
    AFAIK caused by too much fps generated
  5. For Honor PC Specs and System Requirements Revealed - UbiBlog - Ubisoft® - last accessed on 2017-01-21