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Paladins: Champions of the Realm

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Paladins: Champions of the Realm
Paladins: Champions of the Realm cover
Developers
Hi-Rez Studios
Engines
Unreal Engine 3
Release dates
Windows May 8, 2018
macOS (OS X) May 8, 2018
Paladins: Champions of the Realm at Wikipedia

General information

Official website
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Official website
Always online (requires a constant internet connection to play)
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Steam
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Always online (requires a constant internet connection to play)
Install Paladins with steam://install/444090
Install Paladins Public Test with steam://install/596350
Windows
macOS (OS X)
All versions require a Hi-Rez Account and a constant internet connection for all game modes.

Downloadable content (DLC) and expansions

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\ChaosGame\
%USERPROFILE%\Documents\My Games\paladinslive\ChaosGame\
macOS (OS X)
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/444090/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/444090/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud
Uses Modified Hi-Rez launcher for save syncing instead of Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Video settings.
Video settings.
Video settings.
Video settings.
Gameplay settings.
Gameplay settings.
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Supports 16:9 and 16:10
Multi-monitor
Pillarboxed 16:9.
Ultra-widescreen
[1]
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
FOV ranges from 80-120°.
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
16x by default; can edit via ChaosSystemSettings.ini file or display driver settings
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Up to 8x MSAA, plus SSAA Resolution Scale.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
By default, the frame rate caps itself at 175fps.
The framerate cap can be modified.

Modify framerate cap[edit]

The framerate cap can be modified by editing DefaultEngine.ini or ChaosEngine.ini.
Modify framerate cap[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration files location.
  2. Open DefaultEngine.ini or ChaosEngine.ini.
  3. Locate section [Engine.GameEngine].
  4. Change MinSmoothedFrameRate (default 22) to the value you prefer.
  5. Change MaxSmoothedFrameRate (default 175) to the value you prefer.

Input settings[edit]

Keybindings.
Keybindings.
Controller settings.
Controller settings.
Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
XInput controllers only.
Full controller support
Controller remapping
Requires the use of a keyboard to rebind keys.
Controller sensitivity
Default is 50.
Controller Y-axis inversion
Controller types
XInput-compatible controllers
Xbox button prompts
Shown under the abilities in the HUD in-game and on Menus.
Impulse Trigger vibration
DualShock 4 controllers
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Tracked motion controllers
Generic/other controllers
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M

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
French
German
Polish
Brazilian Portuguese
Russian
Spanish
Turkish

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
LAN play
Online play
10 Versus

Connection types

Type Native Notes
Matchmaking
5v5 matches.
Peer-to-peer
Dedicated
Self-hosting
Direct IP


Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9, 11 Windows Only, 11 is the default but use DX9 since DX11 has some visual glitches.
DirectDraw 11
OpenGL 3, 4.5 Mac Only.
64-bit executable
Since OB58. Enabled by Default as of OB67

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP SP2 7 64-bit, 8 64-bit, 10 64-bit
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo 2.4 GHz
AMD Athlon X2 2.7 GHz
Intel Core i5-750 2.67 GHz
AMD Phenom II X4 965 3.4 GHz
System memory (RAM) 2 GB 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 10 GB 10 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 8800 GT
ATI Radeon HD 3870
512 MB of VRAM
Shader model 3.0 support
Nvidia GeForce GTX 560
AMD Radeon HD 6950
768 MB of VRAM
DirectX 11 compatible
Sound (audio device) DirectX compatible sound card
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.10
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo 2.4 GHz
AMD Athlon X2 2.7 GHz
Intel Core i5-750 2.67 GHz
AMD Phenom II X4 965 3.4 GHz
System memory (RAM) 2 GB 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 10 GB 10 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 8800 GT
ATI Radeon HD 3870
512 MB of VRAM
Shader model 3.0 support
Nvidia GeForce GTX 560
AMD Radeon HD 6950
768 MB of VRAM
Sound (audio device) DirectX compatible sound card

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>/444090/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (444090) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References