Icewind Dale: Enhanced Edition

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Icewind Dale: Enhanced Edition
Icewind Dale: Enhanced Edition cover
Developers
Overhaul Games
Publishers
Atari
Engines
Infinity
Release dates
Windows October 30, 2014
macOS (OS X) October 30, 2014
Linux October 30, 2014
Icewind Dale: Enhanced Edition at Wikipedia
Icewind Dale
Icewind Dale 2000
Icewind Dale II 2002
Icewind Dale: Enhanced Edition 2014

Key points

Numerous improvements over the original game, including performance optimisation and support for high resolutions.
Cross-platform multiplayer (Windows, OS X and iPad).
Frame rate is capped at 30 FPS; increasing in Baldur.ini makes the game run too fast.
Known issue with some Creative sound cards and OpenAL; resulting in sound loss.

General information

Official Website
GOG.com Community Discussions for game series
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Publisher website
DRM-free
Windows
macOS (OS X)
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Mac App Store
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macOS (OS X)
Steam
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Icewind Dale - Enhanced Edition\Baldur.ini
macOS (OS X) ~/Documents/Icewind Dale - Enhanced Edition/Baldur.ini
Linux $XDG_DATA_HOME/Icewind Dale - Enhanced Edition/Baldur.ini
This game follows the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\Icewind Dale - Enhanced Edition\save\
macOS (OS X) ~/Documents/Icewind Dale - Enhanced Edition/save/
Linux $XDG_DATA_HOME/Icewind Dale - Enhanced Edition/save/

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Graphics Settings
Graphics Settings
Graphics option Option Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Game runs at desktop resolution but only takes up part of the screen on multi-monitor setups and shifts to the left side.
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Use Borderless Gaming or equivalent software.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.

Audio settings[edit]

Audio Settings
Audio Settings
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Czech
French
German
Italian
Korean
Polish
Russian
Spanish
Turkish

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Connection types

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
OpenGL 2.0
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) XP, Windows Vista, 7, 8
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo or equivalent
System memory (RAM) 512 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2 GB
Video card (GPU) DirectX 9.0c compatible
macOS (OS X)
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10.6.8 or later
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo or equivalent
System memory (RAM) 512 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2 GB
Linux
Minimum
Operating system (OS) Ubuntu 12+
Processor (CPU) Dual Core Processor
System memory (RAM) 512 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2 GB
Video card (GPU) OpenGL 2.0 compatible

References