The Escapists

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The Escapists
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Developers
Mouldy Toof Studios
Publishers
Team17
Engines
Windows Multimedia Fusion[1]
Release dates
Windows February 13, 2015
macOS (OS X) October 21, 2015[2]
Linux October 21, 2015[2]
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Not to be confused with The Escapist.

Key points

Frame rate is capped at 45 FPS.[3]

General information

GOG.com Community Discussions for game series
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
DRM details are not known
Windows
GamersGate
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Gamesplanet
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Green Man Gaming
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Humble Store
DRM-free
Humble Deluxe Edition
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Origin
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Included with Origin Access Basic.
Windows
Steam
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Downloadable content (DLC) and expansions

Name Notes
Alcatraz
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Duct Tapes are Forever
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Escape Team
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Fhurst Peak Correctional Facility
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Santa's Sweatshop Free.
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\The Escapists\settings.cfg
macOS (OS X)
Linux $HOME/The Escapists/settings.cfg
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 %USERPROFILE%\Documents\The Escapists\
macOS (OS X)
Linux ~/The Escapists/

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Origin
Steam Cloud
Windows only.[citation needed]

Video settings[edit]

In-game general settings.
In-game general settings.
Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
Stretched behavior.[4]
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Used in place of exclusive fullscreen.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Frame rate is capped at 45 FPS.[3]

Input settings[edit]

In-game key remapping.
In-game key remapping.
Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
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 feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Music, Sounds
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Italian
Polish
Russian
Spanish

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) XP
Processor (CPU) 2.4 GHz Dual Core
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 8000
ATI Radeon HD 4800 Series
Intel HD Graphics 4000
macOS (OS X)
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10.8
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo 2.0 GHz
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 9400M
Linux
Minimum
Operating system (OS) Ubuntu 12.04
Processor (CPU) 2.4 GHz Dual Core
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 8000
ATI Radeon HD 4800 Series
Intel HD Graphics 4000
A 64-bit system is required.

References