SpellForce 2: Faith in Destiny

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SpellForce 2: Faith in Destiny
SpellForce 2: Faith in Destiny cover
Developers
Trine Games
Mind Over Matter Studios
Publishers
Nordic Games
Release dates
Windows June 19, 2012
SpellForce 2: Faith in Destiny at Wikipedia
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General information

GOG.com Community Discussions for game series
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
GamersGate
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Windows
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
Green Man Gaming
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Windows
Steam
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Windows

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

rename pub_logo.bik[citation needed]
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\base\video\
  2. Rename pub_logo.bik to disable intro

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\SpellForce2\
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/65530/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\SpellForce2\save
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/65530/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

General settings.
General settings.

Windowed[edit]

Edit config_fid.xml[citation needed]
  1. Go to %USERPROFILE%\Documents\SpellForce2\
  2. Edit config_fid.xml
  3. Change fullscreen="1"= to fullscreen="0" and save your changes.
  4. Set config_fid.xml to read-only to prevent the game overwriting your changes.

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
Surround sound
Subtitles
No option for turning on or off, ingame cutscenes features subtitles.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Italian
Spanish

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Notes
LAN play
Online play

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP, Vista, 7 (32 or 64 bit) XP, Vista, 7 (32 or 64 bit)
Processor (CPU) Intel or AMD Single-Core (2.5 GHz) Intel or AMD Dual-Core (2.5 GHz)
System memory (RAM) 2 GB 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 4 GB 4 GB
Video card (GPU) ATI Radeon HD 2600XT or Nvidia GeForce 8600GT
256 MB of VRAM
Shader model 3.0 support
ATI Radeon HD 4870
Nvidia GeForce 9800GTX
512 MB of VRAM
Shader model 3.0 support

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 File/folder structure within this directory reflects the path(s) listed for Windows and/or Steam game data (use Wine regedit to access Windows registry paths). Games with Steam Cloud support may store data in ~/.steam/steam/userdata/<user-id>/65530/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (65530) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References