Spiral Knights

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Spiral Knights
Spiral Knights cover
Developers
Three Rings Design
Publishers
Sega
Engines
LWJGL
Release dates
Windows April 4, 2011
Linux April 4, 2011
macOS (OS X) April 4, 2011
Spiral Knights at Wikipedia

Key points

Linux version is not available on Steam.

General information

Official Website
Official Forums
Official Wiki
Spiral Knights FAQ on the Spiral Knights Wiki
r/spiral_knights - Spiral Knights Community on reddit
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Developer website In-browser and downloadable
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Steam
Icon overlay.png
Windows
macOS (OS X)

Game data[edit]

In-game general settings.
In-game general settings.

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\Three Rings Design\Spiral Knights
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/99900/pfx/[Note 1]
It's unknown whether this game follows the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux. Please fill in this information.

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

In-game general video settings.
In-game general video settings.
In-game advanced video settings.
In-game advanced video settings.
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Minimum resolution is 1024x600.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
The game does not support a high DPI
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS

Input settings[edit]

In-game general control settings.
In-game general control settings.
In-game key/button map settings.
In-game key/button map settings.

Audio settings[edit]

In-game audio/language settings.
In-game audio/language settings.
In-game voice settings.
In-game voice settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
All speech is text-based.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Spanish

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Notes
LAN play
Online play

Connection types

Ports

Protocol Port(s) and/or port range(s)
TCP 47624-47634
UDP 47624-47634
Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) support status is unknown.

Issues fixed[edit]

Various fixes can be found in the "Technical Issues FAQ" page on the Spiral Knights Wiki.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

Replace Java version[edit]

The game bundles with an old version of Java which can be replaced with newer versions of Java that may improve compatibility and performance for low end hardware.

Create a symbolic link (Windows)[1]
  1. Go to <path-to-game>.
  2. Delete or rename java_vm.
  3. Open a Command Prompt as a administrator in <path-to-game>.
  4. Type mklink /d java_vm "%JAVA_HOME%" into the command prompt.

Notes

Make sure the JAVA_HOME environment variable is set correctly, guide

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) XP, Vista, 7
Processor (CPU) 1.3 GHz
System memory (RAM) 512 MB (XP)
1 GB (Vista/7)
Hard disk drive (HDD) 300 MB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 5 series
ATI Radeon 8500
64 MB of VRAM
Also requires Java 1.5 or higher for all versions
macOS (OS X)
Minimum
Operating system (OS) Leopard 10.5.8, Snow Leopard 10.6.3, or later
Processor (CPU) 1.3 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 300 MB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 5 series
ATI Radeon 8500
64 MB of VRAM
Also requires Java 1.5 or higher for all versions
Linux
Minimum
Operating system (OS) Ubuntu 12.04
Processor (CPU) 1.3 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 300 MB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 5 series
ATI Radeon 8500
64 MB of VRAM
Also requires Java 1.5 or higher for all versions

Notes

  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>/99900/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (99900) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References

  1. Verified by User:Hawaii_Beach on 2016-12-27