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Pathologic

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Pathologic
Pathologic cover
Developers
Ice-Pick Lodge
Publishers
Buka Entertainment
G2 Games
Release dates
Windows June 9, 2005
Pathologic at Wikipedia
Pathologic
Pathologic 2005
Pathologic Classic HD 2015
Pathologic 2 2018

This page is for the original release. For the updated version, see Pathologic Classic HD.

Key points

Support for any resolution besides 4:3 displays must be enabled via the Pathologic Widescreen Support Addon.
Poor English translation.

General information

GOG.com Community Discussions
GOG.com Support Page

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Amazon.com
DRM details are not known
Windows
GamersGate
DRM-free after installation (requires an internet connection during installation)
Windows
GOG.com
DRM-free
Bundled with Pathologic Classic HD.
Windows

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\data

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\Saves

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy

Video settings[edit]

Widescreen resolution[edit]

Pathologic only supports 4:3 resolutions of 800x600, 1024x768, and 1280x1024.
Only supports 1280x800, 1360х768, 1366х768, 1440х900, 1600х900, 1680х1050, 1920х1080, and 1920х1200 resolutions.

Field of view (FOV)[edit]

Change FOV via console[citation needed]
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\data\
  2. Open config.ini.
  3. Add EnableConsole = 1 under [General] header.
  4. Start new game, open console with ~, then type fov # to change FOV.

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
Mouse acceleration
No native 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 options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Uses OpenAL.
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
Russian
English
Considered to be of poor quality, though most certainly playable.
Italian
Exclusive to the Italian retail release.
German
Polish
Mod on Mod DB.

Issues fixed[edit]

Low frame rate[edit]

Low frame rate[citation needed]
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\data\
  2. Open config.ini.
  3. Change FrameSync= from 0 to 1.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9.0c
64-bit executable

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Audio OpenAL
Cutscenes Windows Media Video

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 98, Me, 2000, XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1 XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium III 800 MHz Intel Pentium 4 1.4 GHz
System memory (RAM) 384 MB 512 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1.5 GB 1.8 GB

References