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Satellite Reign

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Satellite Reign
Satellite Reign cover
Developers
5 Lives Studios
Engines
Unity 5[Note 1]
Release dates
Windows August 28, 2015
macOS (OS X) August 28, 2015
Linux August 28, 2015
Satellite Reign at Wikipedia

General information

Official forum
GOG.com Community Discussions
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions
Linux Helper Thread

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Humble Store
DRM-free
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Steam
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Essential improvements[edit]

Improve performance[edit]

Disable taxing effects[citation needed]
  1. Download the config.
  2. Extract it to the configuration file(s) location.
  3. Use the -force-d3d9 command line argument.

Notes

This ini disables graphical settings which aren't in the in-game options menu.

Solve multi-monitor issue[edit]

Chose which monitor to use[citation needed]
  1. Hold Ctrl while starting the game to reveal another launcher.
  2. In this launcher select which monitor the game should use.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\SatelliteReign\
macOS (OS X) ~/.local/share/SatelliteReign/
Linux ~/.local/share/SatelliteReign/
This game does not follow the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\SatelliteReign\
macOS (OS X) ~/.local/share/SatelliteReign/
Linux ~/.local/share/SatelliteReign/

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Video settings.
Video settings.
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
One must hold down CTRL while starting game to select which display to render on. Otherwise it will render on display 1.
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Enable windowed mode and use the -popupwindow parameter.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
FXAA, SSAA, DLAA, and NFAA
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
120+ FPS
Cannot exceed over 100 FPS.[2]

Input settings[edit]

Input settings.
Input settings.

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Music and SFX.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
LAN play
4 Co-op
Online play
4 Co-op

VR support[edit]

Issues fixed[edit]

A list of known issues, as well as tips on best practices for reporting them can be found in the Steam Community Discussions for the game.
  • Failed connecting to 'server': Even if your friend's server shows up under the Friends tab, you will still fail to connect if you are in different regions. The game uses the Unity Relay Servers in NA, EU, Asia and cross-region games are not possible.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9, 11
OpenGL
64-bit executable
Linux only.

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) Dual Core 2.4 GHz Quad Core
System memory (RAM) 3 GB 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 8800 GT
1 GB of VRAM
DirectX 9 compatible
Nvidia GeForce GTX 560
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.6
Processor (CPU) Dual Core 2.4 GHz Quad Core
System memory (RAM) 3 GB 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 8800 GT
1 GB of VRAM
Nvidia GeForce GTX 560
Linux
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Ubuntu 10.10, SteamOS
Processor (CPU) Dual Core 2.4 GHz Quad Core
System memory (RAM) 3 GB 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 8800 GT
1 GB of VRAM
Nvidia GeForce GTX 560

Notes

  1. Unity engine build: 5.3.5p4[1]

References

  1. Verified by User:Soeb on 2016-07-19
  2. Verified by User:Marioysikax on 2017-11-16
    Frame rate seems insanely weird. Even with the lowest of low settings, it keeps jumping between 60-100 for no apparent reason and never goes beyond 100 FPS.