StarDrive 2

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StarDrive 2
StarDrive 2 cover
Developers
Zero Sum Games
Publishers
Iceberg Interactive
Engines
Unity 5[1]
Release dates
Windows April 9, 2015
macOS (OS X) April 9, 2015
Linux April 9, 2015
StarDrive
StarDrive 2013
StarDrive 2 2015

Key points

Few graphics options.

General information

Official Forums
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
GamersGate
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Standard or Digital Deluxe Edition.
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Green Man Gaming
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Standard or Digital Deluxe Edition.
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Humble Store
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Standard or Digital Deluxe Edition.
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Steam
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
All versions require Steam DRM.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\AppData\LocalLow\Zero Sum Games\StarDrive 2\
macOS (OS X)
Linux ~/.config/unity3d/Zero Sum Games/StarDrive 2/
This game does not follow the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\AppData\LocalLow\Zero Sum Games\StarDrive 2\SavedGames
macOS (OS X)
Linux ~/.config/unity3D/Zero Sum Games/StarDrive 2/SavedGames

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

General settings.
General settings.
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
with the unity engine command line option "-popupwindow"
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
2x-8x
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Uncapped.
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, sound effects.
Surround sound
Subtitles
All dialogue is text-based.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
Cannot be disabled.

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Spanish
Russian
Polish

Issues unresolved[edit]

Common issues[edit]

Game crashes with Raptr running[edit]

Close Raptr[2]

Unrecognized display options or fixed/odd screen resolution using Mac OS X[edit]

Delete StarDrive 2.plist[2]
  1. Go to ~/Library/Preference
  2. Look for a file named unity.Zero Sum Games.StarDrive 2.plist
  3. Delete the file.

Missing configuration files[edit]

Copy all files from <path-to-game>/SD2_Data to the game's config folder[2]

Launch issues under Linux[edit]

Add Locale launch parameter[2]
  1. Right-click the game's name in Steam and select Settings.
  2. Click Advanced Launch Options
  3. Add the following: LANG=en_US.UTF-8 %command%.
  4. Click OK.

Issues fixed[edit]

Hang on Load Screen[edit]

Delete the game's config folder[3]

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Vista 64 bit
Processor (CPU) 2.5 GHz Intel Core 2 Quad Q8300 or equivalent 3.5 GHz Intel Core i5 or equivalent
System memory (RAM) 4 GB 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 3 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GT460
AMD Radeon HD 4850
500 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0c compatible
Nvidia GeForce GTX660
ATI Radeon HD 7850
1 GB of VRAM
Other 1366 x 768 monitor resolution
32-bit systems are not supported.
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.8
Processor (CPU) 2.5 GHz Intel Core 2 Quad Q8300 or equivalent 3.5 GHz Intel Core i5 or equivalent
System memory (RAM) 4 GB 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 3 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GT460
AMD Radeon HD 4850
500 MB of VRAM
Nvidia GeForce GTX660
ATI Radeon HD 7850
1 GB of VRAM
Other 1366 x 768 monitor resolution
32-bit systems are not supported.
Linux
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Ubuntu 12.04 (64-bit) Ubuntu 14.10 (64-bit)
Processor (CPU) 2.5 GHz Intel Core 2 Quad Q8300 or equivalent 3.5 GHz Intel Core i5 or equivalent
System memory (RAM) 4 GB 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 3 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GT460
AMD Radeon HD 4850
500 MB of VRAM
Nvidia GeForce GTX660
ATI Radeon HD 7850
1 GB of VRAM
Other 1366 x 768 monitor resolution
32-bit systems are not supported.

References