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Ravenloft: Strahd's Possession

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Ravenloft: Strahd's Possession
Ravenloft: Strahd's Possession cover
Developers
DreamForge Intertainment
Publishers
Strategic Simulations Inc.
Release dates
DOS 1994
Windows October 27, 2015[1]
macOS (OS X) October 27, 2015[1]
Linux October 27, 2015[1]
Ravenloft: Strahd's Possession at Wikipedia
Ravenloft
Ravenloft: Strahd's Possession 1994
Ravenloft: Stone Prophet 1995
Iron & Blood: Warriors of Ravenloft 1997

General information

GOG.com Community Discussions for game series
GOG.com Support Page

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
DRM details are not known
DOS
GOG.com
DRM-free
Bundled with Ravenloft: Stone Prophet. Pre-packaged with DOSBox.
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Essential improvements[edit]

Patches[edit]

Patch 1.2 updates the game to the latest version. The GOG.com release is already patched.[2]

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
DOS <path-to-game>\GAME.OPT
Windows <path-to-game>\GAME.OPT
macOS (OS X)
Linux
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
DOS <path-to-game>\SAVE**\
Windows <path-to-game>\SAVE**\
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Save folders are SAVE00 to SAVE10.
Automaps are saved in <path-to-game>\AUTOMAPS\

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy

Video settings[edit]

General settings.
General settings.

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
For DOSBox use the DOSBox Mapper (see the glossary page for other workarounds).
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
For DOSBox set in the DOSBox configuration file.
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
On/off only.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
retail version
German

Issues fixed[edit]

Automap printing[edit]

Official DOSBox builds don't support printing.
Enable printer support[2]
  1. Set up DOSBox printer support. For the GOG.com release the file to edit is dosbox_strahd.conf in the installation folder.
  2. Automaps can now be printed.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

DOS
Minimum
Operating system (OS)
Processor (CPU)
System memory (RAM)
Hard disk drive (HDD)

References