Sunless Skies

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Sunless Skies
Sunless Skies cover
Developers
Failbetter Games
Engines
Unity 2018[Note 1]
Release dates
Windows January 31, 2019
macOS (OS X) January 31, 2019
Linux January 31, 2019
Sunless Skies on Wikipedia
Sunless
Sunless Sea 2015
Sunless Skies 2019

General information

Developer website
GOG.com Community Discussions
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Humble Store
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Steam
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Downloadable content (DLC) and expansions

Name Notes
Original Soundtrack
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Failbetter Games\Sunless Skies
macOS (OS X)
Linux
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 %USERPROFILE%\AppData\LocalLow\Failbetter Games\Sunless Skies\storage
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Graphics settings.
Graphics settings.
Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
As of December 2018, the game is letterboxed or pillarboxed to fit a 16:9 aspect ratio.[3]
Multi-monitor
Pillarboxed 16:9 by default. Use this mod as a workaround.
Ultra-widescreen
Pillarboxed 16:9 by default. Use this mod as a workaround.
4K Ultra HD
[4]
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Fullscreen mode is actually Borderless fullscreen windowed.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Framerate is locked to refresh rate.
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Input settings[edit]

Control bindings.
Control bindings.

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio settings.
Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Music, SFX, Ambient SFX
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
All dialogue is text-based.

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9, 11
Shader Model support 3
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 2 GHz
AMD 2 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 4500 MB
Video card (GPU) DirectX 9 compatible
Shader model 3.0 support
Sound (audio device) DirectX 9.0c compatible
macOS (OS X)
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10.9
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 2 GHz
AMD 2 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 4500 MB
Sound (audio device) DirectX 9.0c compatible
Linux
Minimum
Operating system (OS) Ubuntu 12.04, SteamOS
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 2 GHz
AMD 2 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 4500 MB
Sound (audio device) DirectX 9.0c compatible

Notes

  1. Unity engine build: 2018.2.21f1[1][2]

References