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Little Big Adventure

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Little Big Adventure
Little Big Adventure cover
Developers
Adeline Software International
Publishers
Electronic Arts
Activision
Release dates
DOS October 10, 1994
Windows October 11, 2011[1]
macOS (OS X) October 18, 2012[2]
Little Big Adventure at Wikipedia
Little Big Adventure
Little Big Adventure 1994
Little Big Adventure 2 1997
Little Big Adventure - Enhanced Edition 2015

Key points

Released as Relentless: Twinsen's Adventure in some countries.

General information

Little Big Adventure Wiki
Magicball Network - A huge fan site for the series
GOG.com Community Discussions for game series
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
DRM details are not known
DOS
Amazon.com
DRM details are not known
DotEmu Version
Windows
GOG.com
DRM-free
Pre-packaged with DOSBox.[3]
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Steam
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Bundled with Little Big Adventure - Enhanced Edition.[4]
Windows

Essential improvements[edit]

Peixoto's patch[edit]

Unfiltered scaling: the game will look less blurry
A new save system that makes more sense
Support for XInput gamepads with screen relative analog movement

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
DOS
Windows <path-to-game>\LBA.cfg
macOS (OS X)
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/397330/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
DOS
Windows <path-to-game>\S****.LBA
macOS (OS X)
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/397330/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

In-game advanced options menu.
In-game advanced options menu.

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
For DOSBox use the DOSBox Mapper (see the glossary page for other workarounds).
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
No mouse support.
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
For DOSBox use the DOSBox Mapper (see the glossary page for other workarounds).

Audio settings[edit]

In-game audio settings.
In-game 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
French
German
Hebrew
Fan translation.
Italian
Spanish

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
DOS video modes SVGA
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

DOS
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 5.0 6.2
Processor (CPU) Intel 486 25 MHz Intel 486DX2 66 MHz
System memory (RAM) 4 MB 8 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 11 MB 40 MB
Video card (GPU) 256-Colour SVGA
512 KB of VRAM
256-Colour SVGA
1 MB of VRAM
Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP Vista
Processor (CPU) 1.8 GHz
System memory (RAM) 512 MB 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2 GB
Video card (GPU) DirectX 7 compatible DirectX 9 compatible
macOS (OS X)
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10.6.8
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo 2.0 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2 GB
Video card (GPU) 64 MB 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>/397330/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (397330) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References