Sunset Overdrive

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Sunset Overdrive
Sunset Overdrive cover
Developers
Insomniac Games
Windows Blind Squirrel Games
Publishers
Digital Microsoft Studios
Retail THQ Nordic
Engines
Insomniac Engine
Release dates
Windows November 16, 2018
Sunset Overdrive on Wikipedia

Key points

Includes all DLC from the original Xbox One version.
The online co-op mode from the Xbox One version has been removed.

General information

Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Microsoft Store %LOCALAPPDATA%\Packages\Microsoft.Sunflower_8wekyb3d8bbwe\LocalState\Saves\<user-id>\Sunset_userprefs.save
Steam %LOCALAPPDATA%\Sunset\Saves\<user-id>\Sunset_userprefs.save
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/847370/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Microsoft Store %LOCALAPPDATA%\Packages\Microsoft.Sunflower_8wekyb3d8bbwe\LocalState\Saves\<user-id>\
Steam %LOCALAPPDATA%\Sunset\Saves\<user-id>\
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/847370/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud
Xbox Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Non-16:9 resolutions are letterboxed.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Up to 5K.
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
The window size does not adjust according to the game's resolution.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Fullscreen is a borderless window.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
SMAA, SMAA 2x.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Framerate is uncapped.
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Music, Sound Effects, Dialogues.
Surround sound
Up to 5.1.
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Italian
Japanese
Polish
Brazilian Portuguese
Russian
Latin American Spanish
Spanish

Issues fixed[edit]

Textures and shadows flickering on Windows 7[edit]

Set the resolution to 1080p or higher[citation needed]
  1. Set the resolution to 1080p or above through the in-game menu.
  2. Restart the game.

Notes

Game needs to be restarted after every resolution change in order to avoid the bug.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Physics Havok
Audio Wwise
Interface Scaleform
Cutscenes Bink Video

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 8
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5 3470 3.0 GHz
AMD-FX-6300
System memory (RAM) 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 30 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 750 Ti
AMD Radeon R7 260X
A 64-bit system is required.
Steam version also runs on Windows 7 despite minimum requirements on the store page.

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>/847370/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (847370) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References