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The Beginner's Guide

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The Beginner's Guide
The Beginner's Guide cover
Developers
Everything Unlimited
Engines
Source
Release dates
Windows October 1, 2015
macOS (OS X) October 1, 2015
Linux October 1, 2015

General information

Official site
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

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

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\beginnersguide\cfg\
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\beginnersguide\cfg
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 cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Graphics settings.
Graphics settings.
Advanced graphics settings.
Advanced graphics settings.
Graphics option Option Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
fully supported
Field of view (FOV)
Edit "cl_fov XX" in "config.cfg"
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Up to 8x MSAA.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Double and triple buffered.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Frame rate is capped at 300 FPS.

Input settings[edit]

Input settings.
Input settings.
Keyboard rebinding.
Keyboard rebinding.
Controller settings.
Controller settings.
Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
Single bind.
Mouse acceleration
Toggle and slider.
Mouse sensitivity
Slider in optionns, numerical value can be set in cfg under "sensitivity"
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
XInput and DirectInput.
Full controller support
Unknown controllers require calibration.
Controller remapping
Controller calibration.
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Controller types
XInput-compatible controllers
Xbox button prompts
Game might not switch the narrative and prompts accordingly if switching from keyboard after loading level.
Impulse Trigger vibration
DualShock 4 controllers
DualShock button prompts
Game might not switch the narrative and prompts accordingly if switching from keyboard after loading level.
Light bar support
Connection modes unknown
Tracked motion controllers
Generic/other controllers
Button prompts
Game might not switch the narrative and prompts accordingly if switching from keyboard after loading level.
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Master volume only.
Surround sound
Up to 7.1.
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Spanish
Russian

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10
Processor (CPU) 3.0 GHz Pentium 4
Dual Core 2.0 or AMD64X2
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 4 GB
Video card (GPU) ATI Radeon X800
Nvidia GeForce 7600
Intel HD Graphics 2000
DirectX 9 compatible
Shader model 2.0b support
Sound (audio device) DirectX 9.0c compatible.
Intel Express graphics cards are not supported.
macOS (OS X)
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10.8
Processor (CPU) 3.0 GHz Pentium 4
Dual Core 2.0 or AMD64X2
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 4 GB
Video card (GPU) ATI Radeon 2400
Nvidia GeForce 8600M
Linux
Minimum
Operating system (OS) Ubuntu 12.04
Processor (CPU) 2.8 GHz Dual Core
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 4 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 8600/9600GT with Nvidia 310 drivers
ATI/AMD Radeon HD2600/3600 with AMD 12.11 drivers
OpenGL 2.1 compatible
Sound (audio device) OpenAL Compatible Sound Card.

References