Planet Explorers

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Planet Explorers
Planet Explorers cover
Developers
Pathea Games
Engines
Unity 5.24[1]
Release dates
Windows November 8, 2016[2]
macOS (OS X) November 8, 2016[2]
Linux November 8, 2016[2]
Planet Explorers at Wikipedia

General information

Official forum
Official wiki
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Official website
DRM details are not known
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Steam
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Online features require a Planet Explorers account (optional for single player).[3]

Free version[edit]

Alpha version 0.72 can be downloaded for free here. Later versions require a purchase.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\OptionConfig.xml
macOS (OS X)
Linux $HOME/PlanetExplorers/Config/
$XDG_CONFIG_HOME/unity3d/Pathea Games/Planet Explorers
It's unknown whether this game follows the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux. Please fill in this information.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\PlanetExplorers\SaveData\
macOS (OS X)
Linux $HOME/PlanetExplorers/SaveData/

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Launcher options.
Launcher options.
Graphics options.
Graphics options.
Miscellaneous options.
Miscellaneous options.
Camera options.
Camera options.
Hotkey configuration.
Hotkey configuration.

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Sound options.
Sound options.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Sound, music, dialog, sound effects.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Enabled by default.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Network[edit]

Online features require a Planet Explorers account (optional for single player).[3]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Notes
LAN play
Online play

Connection types

Type Native Notes
Matchmaking
Peer-to-peer
Dedicated
Dedicated server software is included in the installation folder.
Self-hosting
Direct IP

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
OpenGL 2
Shader Model support 3
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Can be run with a 32-bit OS, but is not recommended.
Requires a GPU or CPU compatible with OpenCL.
Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i3 Intel Core i5
System memory (RAM) 6 GB 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 6 GB 8 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 460
Intel HD 5700
DirectX 10.1 compatible
Nvidia GeForce GTX 670
Intel HD 7000
DirectX 11 compatible
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.7
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i3 Intel Core i5
System memory (RAM) 6 GB 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 6 GB 8 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 460
Intel HD 5700
Nvidia GeForce GTX 670
Intel HD 7000
Linux
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Kernel 3.2
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i3 Intel Core i5
System memory (RAM) 6 GB 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 6 GB 8 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 460
Intel HD 5700
Nvidia GeForce GTX 670
Intel HD 7000

References

  1. A0.93 Build Released on Steam | Planet Explorers
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Planet Explorers Final 1.0 Released on Steam | Planet Explorers
  3. 3.0 3.1 Planet Explorers by Pathea Games — Kickstarter
  4. Tested by Pridit