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Septerra Core: Legacy of the Creator

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Septerra Core: Legacy of the Creator
Septerra Core: Legacy of the Creator cover
Developers
Valkyrie Studios
Publishers
TopWare Interactive
Monolith Productions
Release dates
Windows October 31, 1999
macOS (OS X) November 15, 2013[1]
Linux November 14, 2016[2]
Septerra Core: Legacy of the Creator at Wikipedia

General information

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

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
Windows
Amazon.com
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
GamersGate
DRM-free after installation (requires an internet connection during installation)
Windows
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Green Man Gaming
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Steam
DRM-free after installation through Steam client (see notes)
Can be played without Steam running.
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Version differences[edit]

The GOG.com and Steam versions are pre-patched with the newest patch (1.04).

Essential improvements[edit]

Patches[edit]

Patch 1.04 updates the game to the latest version.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\
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
Windows <path-to-game>\savedata\
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
640x480 only; use the Timeslip patch for pillarboxed 4:3.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Use the -windowed parameter (use Timeslip patch to fix color depth requirement).[3]
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
60 FPS
120+ FPS
Frame rate is capped at 60 fps
Color blind mode

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
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 options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Music, FX, Speech
Surround sound
Subtitles
Always turned on by default. Can be hidden with a hidetext cheat.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
German
Not available in the GOG.com version
Polish
Retail only
Russian
Fan translation, download

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
DirectDraw 7
64-bit executable

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Audio Miles Sound System
Cutscenes Apple QuickTime Version 4.0 required for playing cutscenes

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 95, 98 95, 98
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 200 MHz Intel Pentium 233 MHz
System memory (RAM) 32 MB 32 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 5 MB 150 MB
Sound (audio device) DirectX compatible
Other 4x CD-ROM drive 8x CD-ROM drive
macOS (OS X)
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10.7.0
Processor (CPU) 1.6 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB
Video card (GPU) 256 MB of VRAM
Linux
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) SteamOS, Ubuntu 16.04 LTS SteamOS, Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
Processor (CPU) Single core 1.5 GHz, single core
System memory (RAM) 512 MB 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB 1 GB
Video card (GPU) 64 MB of VRAM 128 MB of VRAM

References