Ruiner

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Ruiner
Ruiner cover
Developers
Reikon Games
Publishers
Devolver Digital
Engines
Unreal Engine 4
Release dates
Windows September 26, 2017
Linux April 17, 2018[1]
Ruiner on Wikipedia

General information

Official Website
GOG.com Community Discussions
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Downloadable content (DLC) and expansions

Name Notes
Official Soundtrack
Windows
Linux

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Modify video files[2]
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\Ruiner\content\movies\.
  2. Delete or rename UE4_Logo.bik.

Game data[edit]

In-game gameplay settings.
In-game gameplay settings.

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\Ruiner\Saved\Config\WindowsNoEditor\
Microsoft Store
Linux $XDG_CONFIG_HOME/Epic/Ruiner/Saved/Config/
This game follows the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\Ruiner\Saved\SaveGames\
Microsoft Store %LOCALAPPDATA%\Packages\DevolverDigital.Ruiner_6kzv4j18v0c96\SystemAppData\wgs\000900000254A507_ECED0100ED114094AF25077B0598D10C\8FC1BBA561974E9EAAD4526E5963654A\
Linux $XDG_CONFIG_HOME/Epic/Ruiner/Saved/SaveGames/
To carry over the progress from the UWP version to a different one, copy the biggest file without extension and rename it to RuinerSaveSlot.sav.

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud
Xbox Cloud

Video settings[edit]

In-game video settings.
In-game video settings.
Graphics feature State WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
16:10 resolutions are letterboxed.
Multi-monitor
See the WSGF entry.
Ultra-widescreen
[3]
4K Ultra HD
Higher resolutions may appear offscreen due to a lack of scrolling in the menu.
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
TAA always enabled with adjustable quality. See Anti-aliasing (AA).
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Anti-aliasing (AA)[edit]

Change AA method[2]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open Engine.ini.
  3. Add the following to the file and change the variable to 1 for FXAA and 0 to disable Anti-aliasing.
[SystemSettings]
r.DefaultFeature.AntiAliasing=2

Motion blur[edit]

Disable motion blur[2]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open Engine.ini.
  3. Add the following and save the file.
[SystemSettings]
r.MotionBlurQuality=0

Input settings[edit]

In-game controller layout overview.
In-game controller layout overview.

Audio settings[edit]

In-game sound settings.
In-game sound settings.
Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Simplified Chinese
Traditional Chinese
Czech
French
German
Italian
Japanese
Korean
Polish
Brazilian Portuguese
Russian
Spanish
Ukrainian

Change language[edit]

Steam users can change the language via the game properties.
Modify Engine.ini[2]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open Engine.ini.
  3. Add the following and change the variable to a supported ISO 639-1 code (e.g. en for English, de for German).
[Internationalization]
Culture=en

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11
OpenGL 3.3
Shader Model support 5.0
64-bit executable

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Physics PhysX
Audio fmod
Cutscenes Bink

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5-760
AMD Athlon II X4 645 AM3
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 10 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 460
AMD Radeon HD 6850
1 GB of VRAM
DirectX 11 compatible
A 64-bit system is required.
Linux
Minimum
Operating system (OS) Ubuntu 16.04
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5-760
AMD Athlon II X4 645 AM3
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 10 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 460
AMD Radeon HD 6850
1 GB of VRAM
A 64-bit system is required.

References