The End Is Nigh

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The End Is Nigh
The End Is Nigh cover
Developers
Edmund McMillen
Tyler Glaiel
Release dates
Windows July 12, 2017
macOS (OS X) August 15, 2017[1]
Linux December 12, 2017[2]
The End Is Nigh on Wikipedia

General information

Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Epic Games Store
DRM-free after installation through Epic Games Launcher (see notes)
DRM-free when launched directly from executable.
Windows
Humble Store
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Steam
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
All OS X and Linux versions require Steam DRM.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\settings.txt[Note 1]
macOS (OS X)
Linux ~/.local/share/The End is Nigh/settings.txt
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 <path-to-game>\saves\[Note 1]
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Steam <Steam-folder>\userdata\<user-id>\583470\remote\

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Epic Games Store
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

In-game video settings.
In-game video settings.

Input settings[edit]

In-game keyboard control settings.
In-game keyboard control settings.
In-game gamepad control settings.
In-game gamepad control settings.

Audio settings[edit]

In-game audio settings.
In-game audio settings.
Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Master, Music, SFX.
Surround sound
7.0[3]
Subtitles
Cutscenes not subtitled.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
See Mute on focus lost.

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Issues fixed[edit]

Black screen on launch[edit]

Attempt changing settings.txt so that antialias is set to 0.

Mute on focus lost[edit]

Set mute in background[citation needed]
  1. Install Special K by following the Special K Unofficial Guide.
  2. Start the game and press Ctrl+ Shift+← Backspace to toggle Special K's Control Panel.
  3. Expand "Window Management" and "Input/Output Behavior".
  4. Enable "Mute Game" under "Background Behavior".
  5. Press Ctrl+ Shift+O to toggle Special K's On-Screen Display.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
OpenGL
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i3
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 500 MB
Video card (GPU) Dedicated
OpenGL 3.0 compatible
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.10.5
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i3
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 500 MB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 320M
OpenGL 2.1 compatible
Linux
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Ubuntu 12.04
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i3
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 500 MB
Video card (GPU) Dedicated
OpenGL 3.0 compatible

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 When running this game without Administrator elevation, activity in %PROGRAMFILES%, %PROGRAMFILES(X86)%, and %WINDIR% might be redirected to %LOCALAPPDATA%\VirtualStore\ (more details).

References