Legend of Kay Anniversary

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Legend of Kay Anniversary
Legend of Kay Anniversary cover
Developers
Neon Studios
Windows KAIKO Games
Publishers
Nordic Games
Engines
RenderWare
Release dates
Windows July 27, 2015[1]
macOS (OS X) July 27, 2015[1]
Legend of Kay Anniversary at Wikipedia

General information

GOG.com Community Discussions
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\kaiko\legendofkay\config.ini
macOS (OS X)
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/313810/pfx/[Note 1]
sceneResolution option introduced with hotfix #1[2] will be prioritized over new sceneResolutionScale introduced in patch #1.[3]
Values for AF and environment details are descending the higher value are, so value 0 means highest possible setting.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Saved Games\legendofkay.exe\
macOS (OS X)
Steam <Steam-folder>\userdata\<user-id>\313810\remote\autocloud\save\
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/313810/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Graphics settings.
Graphics settings.
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Fullscreen always uses current desktop resolution.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Can be toggled with Alt+ Enter. Resizeable, horizontal resizing locked from 4:3 to 16:9 aspect ratios.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
High, low or off.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
FXAA[3] and 200% render resolution works as 4x SSAA.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
Character animations may be sped up when going over 60 FPS.[4]
120+ FPS
Capped at 90 FPS.[5] See Run the game at screen refresh rate.

Input settings[edit]

General settings.
General settings.
Input settings and key rebinding.
Input settings and key rebinding.
Controller buttons.
Controller buttons.
Keyboard and button prompts are shown according to what device was used at the start of the game.
Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
Menu navigation can't be rebound.
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
XInput and DirectInput.
Full controller support
Controller remapping
Lack of rebinding renders some DirectInput controllers unplayable. Use XInput wrapper to bypass the issue.
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Controller types
XInput-compatible controllers
Xbox button prompts
Impulse Trigger vibration
DualShock 4 controllers
Supported as of hotfix #2 (version cs:6400).[6]
DualShock button prompts
Xbox prompts.
Light bar support
Connection modes unknown
Tracked motion controllers
Generic/other controllers
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
With DirectInput, disconnecting controller crashes the game.
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Music, effects and voice.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
See Mute on focus lost.

Localizations

Language settings.
Language settings.
Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
Italian
German
Spanish

Mute on focus lost[edit]

Set mute in background[citation needed]
  1. Install Special K by following the Special K Unofficial Guide.
  2. Start the game and press Ctrl+ Shift+← Backspace to toggle Special K's Control Panel.
  3. Expand "Window Management" and "Input/Output Behavior".
  4. Enable "Mute Game" under "Background Behavior".

VR support[edit]

Issues fixed[edit]

Crashing when using recording software[edit]

Issue has been acknowledged by the developer.[7]
Use borderless windowed mode[citation needed]

Run the game at screen refresh rate[edit]

Fullscreen mode defaults to 60 Hz, even if the screen refresh rate is set higher than that.
Set screen refresh rate[citation needed]
  1. Install Special K by following the Special K Unofficial Guide. Manual local installation may work better.
  2. Start the game once and close it to allow the configuration file of Special K to be created.
  3. Open <path-to-game>\dxgi.ini or %USERPROFILE%\Documents\My Mods\SpecialK\Profiles\legendofkay.exe\SpecialK.ini depending on the installation method you used.
  4. Change RefreshRate=-1 to RefreshRate=0 under [Render.FrameRate].

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11
64-bit executable
Unknown for OS X.

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 7, 8.1
Processor (CPU) Dual Core 2.0 GHz
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 6 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia or AMD
1 GB of VRAM
DirectX 11 compatible
macOS (OS X)
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10.7
Processor (CPU) 2.0 GHz
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 6 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia or AMD
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>/313810/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (313810) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References