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Tanglewood

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Tanglewood
Tanglewood cover
Developers
Big Evil Corporation
Publishers
Big Evil Corporation
Engines
megaEx
Release dates
Windows August 14, 2018[1]
macOS (OS X) August 14, 2018[1]
Linux August 14, 2018[1]
Tanglewood at Wikipedia

General information

Official Website
Developer Website
Steam Community Discussions

Development Information

Gamasutra - New game, classic hardware: Developing Tanglewood on a Sega devkit
Computerphile - Sega Game Coding in Assembly

Technical Details

Developed in 68000 assembly programming language.
Native resolution is 320x224.
Soundtrack features FM synthesis (YM2612) and square wave (Sega PSG) compositions.
PC version adds support to analog controls.

Official Game Patches

  • 1.01: Increases Windows compatibility and adds PDF version of the game manual.
Mega Drive physical release
Mega Drive physical release

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
itch.io
DRM-free
Also includes Mega Drive-compatible ROM file.
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Steam
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DRM-free Mega Drive-compatible ROM file is distributed along with the Steam version. It can be used with flashcarts and any compatible emulator.
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\tanglewood\
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 %APPDATA%\tanglewood\
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

In-game video settings
In-game video settings
Graphics option Option Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
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)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
Steam version is based on 60Hz-optimized Mega Drive ROM.
120+ FPS
High dynamic range display (HDR)
Color blind mode

Input settings[edit]

In-game keyboard settings
In-game keyboard settings
In-game gamepad settings
In-game gamepad settings

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
OpenGL 2.0 2.0 or higher since it uses shaders.
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) 1.6 GHz 2.0 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 50 MB
Video card (GPU) Intel HD Graphics
OpenGL 2.0 compatible
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Sierra 10.12.5+
Processor (CPU) 1.6 GHz 2.0 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 50 MB
Video card (GPU) Intel HD Graphics
OpenGL 2.0 compatible
Linux
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Ubuntu 16.04 LTS+ or equivalent
Processor (CPU) 1.6 GHz 2.0 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 50 MB
Video card (GPU) Intel HD Graphics
OpenGL 2.0 compatible

References