Penny Arcade's On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness: Episode One

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Penny Arcade's On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness: Episode One
Penny Arcade's On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness: Episode One cover
Developers
Hothead Games
Engines
Torque
Release dates
Windows May 21, 2008
macOS (OS X) May 21, 2008
Linux May 21, 2008
Penny Arcade's On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness: Episode One guide at StrategyWiki
Penny Arcade's On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness: Episode One at Wikipedia
Penny Arcade's On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness
Penny Arcade's On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness: Episode One 2008
Penny Arcade's On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness: Episode Two 2008
Penny Arcade's On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness 3 2012
Penny Arcade's On the Rain-Slick Precipice of Darkness 4 2013

Key points

The Linux version of the game is no longer sold or supported. The OS X version of the game was removed from Steam because of several game-breaking issues.
The developer of the game has ceased to support the game.

General information

Official game series site
Penny Arcade Adventures Forums
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Mac App Store
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macOS (OS X)
Steam
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Windows
The Linux version of the game can't be bought anymore. However, the last release can be downloaded from here (RSPoD 1), and GamersGate CD-keys will work with it.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\HotheadGames\RainSlickEp1
macOS (OS X)
Linux ~/.HotheadGames/RainSlickEp1/
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/18000/pfx/[Note 1]
This game does not follow the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\HotheadGames\RainSlickEp1
macOS (OS X)
Linux ~/.HotheadGames/RainSlickEp1/
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/18000/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

General settings.
General settings.

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
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
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 2000 XP, Vista
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium III, AMD Athlon 1.0 GHz Intel Pentium 4, AMD Athlon 1.5 GHz
System memory (RAM) 512 MB 766 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 350 MB
Video card (GPU) ATI Radeon 9500
Nvidia GeForce FX 5200
Intel GMA 950
64 MB of VRAM
ATI Radeon
Nvidia GeForce
128 MB of VRAM
macOS (OS X)
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10.5
Processor (CPU) Intel 1.5 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 350 MB
Video card (GPU) ATI Radeon x1600
Nvidia GeForce 9400

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>/18000/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (18000) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References