The Basement Collection

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The Basement Collection
The Basement Collection cover
Developers
Edmund McMillen
Tyler Glaiel
Engines
Adobe AIR
Release dates
Windows August 31, 2012
macOS (OS X) August 31, 2012
Linux December 28, 2012
The Basement Collection at Wikipedia

Key points

This 'game' is in-fact a collection of games
Game runs on Adobe AIR, resulting in a limited amount of options

General information

Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
GamersGate
DRM-free after installation (requires an internet connection during installation)
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Steam
DRM-free after installation through Steam client (see notes)
Can be played without Steam running.[1]
Windows
macOS (OS X)

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\META-INF\AIR
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/214790/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\collection
macOS (OS X) ~/Library/Preferences/collection/Local Store/#SharedObjects
Linux ~/.macromedia/Flash_Player/#SharedObjects
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/214790/pfx/[Note 1]
This game does not follow the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux.

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

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
Surround sound
Subtitles
Audio only for developer commentary extras.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

Content[edit]

Automatically Unlocked
Title Original Year of Release
Triachnid 2006
Coil 2008
Meat Boy 2008
Aether 2008
Grey-Matter 2008
Spewer 2009
Time Fcuk 2009
Full Soundtrack 2012
Over 30 Minutes of Audio Interviews 2012
Over 20 Minutes of Video Extras From Indie Game: The Movie 2012
Lots of Bonus Content for Each Game N/A
Unlockable
Title Original Year of Release Method to Unlock
The Lonely Hermit (Story) 2001 Complete Triachnid
AVGM 2009 Complete Coil
Meat Boy Map Pack 2001 Complete Meat Boy
The Box (Art Collection) 2001 Complete Aether
Unknown Unknown Complete Grey-Matter
Thicker Than Water (Virtual Comic) Various Complete Spewer
The Chest (Drawing Collection) Various Complete Time Fcuk
Located Under <path-to-game>/moregames
Title Original Year of Release
Carious Welting 2003
Clubby The Seal 2004
Carious Welting 2 2004
Dumpling 2005

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) XP, Vista, 7
Processor (CPU) 2.3 GHz Dual Core +
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 9800
macOS (OS X)
Minimum
Operating system (OS) Snow Leopard 10.6.3, or later
Processor (CPU) 2.3 GHz Dual Core +
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 9800
Linux
Minimum
Operating system (OS) Unknown
Processor (CPU) 2.3 GHz Dual Core +
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 9800

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>/214790/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (214790) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References

  1. Verified by User:Vetle on 2016-03-20