Octopath Traveler

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Octopath Traveler
Octopath Traveler cover
Developers
Square Enix
Acquire
Publishers
Square Enix
Engines
Unreal Engine 4
Release dates
Windows June 7, 2019
Octopath Traveler guide at StrategyWiki
Octopath Traveler at Wikipedia

Key points

Bad mouse support, no usable cursor in menus or during gameplay.

General information

Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

All versions require Steam and Denuvo Anti-Tamper DRM.[1]

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\My Games\Octopath_Traveler\Config\WindowsNoEditor\
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/921570/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\My Games\Octopath_Traveler\
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/921570/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Video settings
Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
Pillarboxed by default. Use this mod for Hor+.
4K Ultra HD
According to game's system requirements text, it claims that "4K resolutions are not officially supported".
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
[citation needed]
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Low, medium, high and highest presets. Can be disabled in the config, see Disable anti-aliasing
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
120+ FPS
See Unlock framerate
High dynamic range display (HDR)
Settings labeled as bUseHDRDisplayOutput and HDRDisplayOutputNits can be found in the config file.

Unlock framerate[edit]

Edit the config file[2]
  1. Open the config file GameUserSettings.ini. See config location
  2. Add FrameRateLimit=xxx into the file under the section [/Script/Engine.GameUserSettings] where the "xxx" will be your desired framerate (replace the xxx with 144 for an example to cap the framerate at 144fps)

Disable depth of field[edit]

Depth of field sometimes blurs the background and other parts of the game, so some users may find it preferable to disable it
Edit the config file[3]
  1. Open the config file Engine.ini. See config location
  2. Add [SystemSettings] into the file and under it add r.DepthOfFieldQuality=0

Disable bloom[edit]

Edit the config file[3]
  1. Open the config file Engine.ini. See config location
  2. Add [SystemSettings] into the file (if not present already) and under it add r.BloomQuality=0

Disable anti-aliasing[edit]

Edit the config file[3]
  1. Open the config file Engine.ini. See config location
  2. Add [SystemSettings] into the file (if not present already) and under it add r.PostProcessAAQuality=0

Input settings[edit]

Gamepad settings

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings
Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Voice, Music, Sound effects, Ambient sounds
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Simplified Chinese
Traditional Chinese
French
German
Italian
Japanese
Spanish

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

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

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7 SP1, 8.1, 10
Processor (CPU) AMD FX-4350
Intel Core i3-3210
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 5 GB
Video card (GPU) AMD Radeon R7 260X
Nvidia GeForce GTX 750
2 GB of VRAM
DirectX 11 compatible
Sound (audio device) DirectX Compatible Sound Card
A 64-bit system is required.
The minimum requirements are for 30+ FPS @ 1280x720 on "LOW" graphics preset. The recommended requirements are for 60 FPS @ 1920x1080 on "Very High" graphics preset.

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>/921570/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (921570) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References

  1. OCTOPATH TRAVELER™ - last accessed on May 16, 2019
    "Incorporates 3rd-party DRM: Denuvo Anti-tamper"
  2. Octopath fps unlock - last accessed on 2019-06-15
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 Octopath graphics tweaks - last accessed on 2019-06-12