Receiver

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Receiver
Receiver cover
Developers
Wolfire Games
Engines
Unity 2019[Note 1]
Former Unity 3[Note 2]
Release dates
Windows June 16, 2012
macOS (OS X) June 16, 2012
Linux October 27, 2012
Receiver on Wikipedia

Key points

This game was created for the 7-day FPS challenge.

General information

Official forums
Developer Discord server
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Developer website
DRM-free
Purchase via Humble Widget.
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Humble Store
DRM-free
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
itch.io
DRM-free
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Steam
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
The source code is publicly available and can be downloaded here.

Game data[edit]

In-game options menu.
In-game options menu.

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\David\Receiver
macOS (OS X)
Linux ~/.config/unity3d/Wolfire Games/Receiver/
This game does not follow the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux.

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Launcher video settings.
Launcher video settings.
Graphics feature State WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Inventory items are slightly cropped.
Ultra-widescreen
Inventory items are slightly cropped.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Set in launcher or toggle with Alt+ Enter.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Used in place of exclusive fullscreen.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
TXAA[3]
Vertical sync (Vsync)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS

Input settings[edit]

Launcher key map settings.
Launcher key map settings.
Game uses US keyboard layout and in-game help doesn't change according to rebinding. This means with qwerty keyboards and default key bindings alphabets are the same but for example ? to open help menu is ' with Nordic keyboard.
Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
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 feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Sounds, Voice, Music
Surround sound
Stereo[4]
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Issues fixed[edit]

Issues with audio sample rates above 192 kHz[edit]

Lower the sample rate in the Sound control panel[citation needed]
  1. Open the Sound control panel.
  2. Select the audio device being used on the Playback tab.
  3. Select Properties.
  4. Lower the sample rate from the dropdown menu on the Advanced tab.
  5. Select OK to save changes and exit.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11
OpenGL 2, 4 OS X and Linux only.
Vulkan 1.1 Linux only. Can be forced with -force-vulkan.
Shader Model support 3
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows
32-bit exe is available under version_7_from_2013 branch on Steam.
macOS (OS X)
Linux
32-bit is not available on Steam.

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP
Processor (CPU) 2.0 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 150 MB
Video card (GPU) Passmark G3D 250+
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.6
Processor (CPU) 2.0 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 150 MB
Video card (GPU) Passmark G3D 250+
Linux
Minimum
Operating system (OS) Ubuntu 12.10
Processor (CPU) 2.0 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 150 MB
Video card (GPU) Passmark G3D 250+

Notes

  1. Unity engine build: 2019.1.11f1[1]
  2. Unity engine build: 3.5.5f3[2]

References

  1. Verified by User:Baronsmoki on 2019-09-16
  2. Verified by User:Vetle on 2017-06-02
  3. Receiver 2019 Update - last accessed on 2019-09-16
    "Added post effects (TXAA, SSAO, bloom, color grading, automatic eye exposure adjustment)"
  4. Verified by User:Baronsmoki on 2019-09-16
    Tested with Special K.