Stories: The Path of Destinies

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Stories: The Path of Destinies
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Developers
Spearhead Games
Engines
Unreal Engine 4
Release dates
Windows April 12, 2016
Stories: The Path of Destinies at Wikipedia

General information

Official site
GOG.com Community Discussions
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Official website
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Windows
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
Humble Store
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Windows
Steam
DRM-free after installation through Steam client (see notes)
Can be played without Steam running.[1]
Collector's Edition also available.
Windows

Downloadable content (DLC) and expansions

Name Notes
Artbook A 70-page digital artbook in .PDF format containing concept art, artworks, and behind the scenes extras.
Part of the Collector's Edition
Windows
Original Soundtrack Contains 30 pieces of music from the game in .MP3 format.
Part of the Collector's Edition
Windows

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\Stories\Saved\Config\WindowsNoEditor\
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/439190/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\Stories\Saved\SaveGames\
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/439190/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud
Approx. 4 MB available.

Video settings[edit]

Graphics settings.
Graphics settings.
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Some resolutions are not supported. See Widescreen resolution.
Multi-monitor
Crucial menus are too big (e.g. sword crafting).[2]
Ultra-widescreen
Crucial menus are too big (e.g. sword crafting).[2]
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
See Field of view (FOV).
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Framerate is limited to 30 FPS when enabled
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See Anisotropic filtering (AF).
Anti-aliasing (AA)
FXAA, resolution scale only goes up to 100%.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
On by default. See Vertical sync (Vsync).
60 FPS
120+ FPS
Frame rate is capped at 62 FPS. See Frame rate (FPS).

Widescreen resolution[edit]

Set resolution manually[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open GameUserSettings.ini.
  3. Add the following and adjust the values.
[/Script/Engine.GameUserSettings]
ResolutionSizeX=1920
ResolutionSizeY=1080

Field of view (FOV)[edit]

Change FOV scaling[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open Engine.ini.
  3. Add the following and save.
[/Script/Engine.LocalPlayer]
AspectRatioAxisConstraint=AspectRatio_MaintainYFOV
Use Cheat Engine fix[citation needed]

Anisotropic filtering (AF)[edit]

Improve anisotropic filtering[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration files location.
  2. Open Scalability.ini.
  3. Add the following and save.
[TextureQuality@0]
r.MaxAnisotropy=16

[TextureQuality@1]
r.MaxAnisotropy=16

[TextureQuality@2]
r.MaxAnisotropy=16

[TextureQuality@3]
r.MaxAnisotropy=16

Vertical sync (Vsync)[edit]

Disable Vsync[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open Engine.ini.
  3. Add the following and save.
[SystemSettings]
r.VSync=0

Frame rate (FPS)[edit]

Disable frame rate limit[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open Engine.ini.
  3. Add the following and save.
[/Script/Engine.Engine]
bSmoothFrameRate=false

Input settings[edit]

General settings.
General settings.
Launcher prompted when game is opened for the first time. Does not accept controller inputs.
Launcher prompted when game is opened for the first time. Does not accept controller inputs.
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
On first launch, the game opens a launcher that does not take controller inputs. After confirming this, the launcher is not used again.
Controller remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Controller types
XInput-compatible controllers
Xbox button prompts
Impulse Trigger vibration
DualShock 4 controllers
DualShock button prompts
Light bar support
Static blue.
Connection modes unknown
Tracked motion controllers
Generic/other controllers
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M
Defaults to controller when plugged in.
Steam Input
Steam Input API support
Hook input (legacy mode)
Official controller preset(s)
Steam Controller button prompts

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Music, dialogue and effects.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
Italian
German
Spanish
Brazilian Portuguese
Russian

VR support[edit]

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 10, 11
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

64-bit OS is required.
Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7, 8, 8.1, 10
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i3-2500K 2.0 GHz
AMD Phenom II 570
Intel Core i5 3770 3.4 GHz
AMD Phenom II X4 940
System memory (RAM) 4 GB 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 8800 GTX
Nvidia GeForce GT 640
Nvidia GeForce GT 730
ATI Radeon HD 5850
Intel HD Graphics 530
DirectX 10 compatible
Nvidia GeForce GTX 770
AMD Radeon HD 7870
DirectX 11 compatible
Sound (audio device) Stereo

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>/439190/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (439190) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References