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Silver

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Silver
Silver cover
Developers
Infogrames
Spiral House
THQ Nordic
Publishers
Infogrames
THQ Nordic
Release dates
Windows August 31, 1999
Mac OS (Classic) August 2000
macOS (OS X) June 2, 2017[citation needed]
Linux June 2, 2017[citation needed]
Silver at Wikipedia

General information

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)
SecuROM DRM.
Windows
Mac OS
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Steam
Icon overlay.png
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Delete/rename video files[citation needed]
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\data\intro
  2. Delete or rename info.avi and intro.avi.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\SAVEGAME\SILVER.OPT
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Mac OS (Classic)
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>\SAVEGAME
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Mac OS (Classic)

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Graphics option Option Notes
Widescreen resolution
640x480 only. The GOG.com version is pillarboxed.[1]
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
60 FPS
120+ FPS

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
Sound effect, music and speech.
Surround sound
Subtitles
The GOG.com version lacks text + speech. A patch can be applied to fix this but longer dialogue is not displayed.[2]
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Italian
Spanish
Russian
Collection of unofficial localizations and review:
1) «Da CrewCuts Studios» / «Русский проект»
2) «7Wolf»
3) «Fargus/Фаргус»

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP Vista
Processor (CPU) 1 GHz
System memory (RAM) 256 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 4 GB
Video card (GPU) OpenGL 2.0 compatible
macOS (OS X)
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10.7 Lion
Processor (CPU) 1 GHz
System memory (RAM) 256 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 4 GB
Video card (GPU) OpenGL 2.0 compatible
Linux
Minimum
Operating system (OS) Ubuntu and SteamOS
Processor (CPU) Intel 1 0.4 GHz
System memory (RAM) 256 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 4 GB
Video card (GPU) OpenGL 2.0 compatible

References