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Silence – The Whispered World 2

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Silence – The Whispered World 2
Silence – The Whispered World 2 cover
Developers
Daedalic Entertainment
Engines
Unity 5[Note 1]
Release dates
Windows November 15, 2016
macOS (OS X) November 15, 2016
Linux November 15, 2016
The Whispered World
The Whispered World 2010
Silence – The Whispered World 2 2016

General information

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

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
DRM-free
Released in Germany. Includes soundtrack on CD and a poster
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Microsoft Store
Microsoft Store
Xbox Play Anywhere title (includes the Xbox One version).
Windows
Steam
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
A demo is available from GOG.com and Steam.

Downloadable content (DLC) and expansions

Name Notes
Artbook
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Soundtrack
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\Daedalic Entertainment GmbH\Silence\Settings\
Microsoft Store
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 %LOCALAPPDATA%\Daedalic Entertainment GmbH\Silence\Savegames\
Microsoft Store
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud
Xbox Cloud

Video settings[edit]

In-game graphic settings
In-game graphic settings
Graphics option Option Notes
Widescreen resolution
Only supports 16:9 aspect ratio. Otherwise letter- and/or pillarboxed.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Fullscreen option is borderless. See Unity.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
As part of the quality presets.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Disabled on the lowest quality preset.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Color blind mode

Input settings[edit]

In-game control settings
In-game control settings
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
Full controller support
Controller remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Additional information
Button prompts
Controller hotplugging
Once plugged in, the controller has to be enabled in the options menu.
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M

Audio settings[edit]

In-game audio settings
In-game audio settings
In-game language and subtitle settings
In-game language and subtitle settings
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
Game is paused on focus lost which stops any sounds and music. Only exception being the main menu.

Localizations

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

Issues fixed[edit]

The Official Support Website has a list of known problems and solutions.

Long loading times[edit]

Long loading times on screen changes could be caused by Vsync. Try disabling it in the graphics menu and make sure not to force it through your GPU control panel to see if anything changes.[2]

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
OpenGL 2
Shader Model support 3.0
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7 8.1, 10
Processor (CPU) Dual-Core 2 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB 6 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 20 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 280
ATI Radeon HD 5800
Intel HD 5000
DirectX 9.0c compatible
Nvidia GeForce GTX 670
ATI Radeon HD 7900
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.7
Processor (CPU) Dual-Core 2 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB 6 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 20 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 280
ATI Radeon HD 5800
Intel HD 5000
Nvidia GeForce GTX 670
ATI Radeon HD 7900
Linux
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 12.10 LTS, 14.04 LTS
Processor (CPU) Dual-Core 2 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB 6 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 20 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 280
ATI Radeon HD 5800
Intel HD 5000
Nvidia GeForce GTX 670
ATI Radeon HD 7900

Notes

  1. Unity engine build: 5.3.6p7[1]

References

  1. Verified by User:Vetle on 2018-03-19
  2. Verified by User:Waschbär on 2017-05-26