The Long Dark

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The Long Dark
The Long Dark cover
Developers
Hinterland
Engines
Unity 5
Release dates
Windows August 1, 2017[1]
macOS (OS X) August 1, 2017[1]
Linux August 1, 2017[1]
The Long Dark at Wikipedia

General information

GOG.com Community Discussions
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions
Official website
Official forums

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
GameStop
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Humble Store
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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 %LOCALAPPDATA%\Hinterland\TheLongDark
macOS (OS X)
Linux $XDG_DATA_HOME/Hinterland/The Long Dark/
Additional (Unity?) configuration files in $XDG_CONFIG_HOME/unity3d/Hinterland/TheLongDark/
Configuration files appear to be encrypted.
This game follows the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\Hinterland\TheLongDark
macOS (OS X)
Linux $XDG_DATA_HOME/Hinterland/The Long Dark/

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Graphics option Option Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
Borderless Gaming and starting the game in windowed mode is required.[2][3][4]
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
70-100° (horizontal). The FOV range will increase to 150 if the aspect ratio is greater than 2.5.[5]
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Use -window-mode exclusive parameter for exclusive fullscreen.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
No dedicated option. High and Ultra presets force AA.[6]
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
120+ FPS
Color blind mode

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Sound, music, and voice sliders.
Surround sound
Outputs 7.1 surround[9]
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP 7
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5 Dual-Core 2 GHz Intel Core i7 2.6 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB 1 GB
Video card (GPU) Intel 4xxx Series
512 MB of VRAM
Nvidia GeForce GTX 555
1 GB of VRAM
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.9.3 10.9.3
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5 2.2 GHz Intel Core i7 2.7 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB 1 GB
Video card (GPU) Intel HD Graphics 5000 Dedicated standalone GPU
1 GB of VRAM
Linux
Minimum
Operating system (OS) SteamOS
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5 Dual-Core 2 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD)
Video card (GPU) Intel 4xxx Series
512 MB of VRAM

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 The Long Dark - News - Frequently Asked Questions
  2. https://www.reddit.com/r/ultrawidemasterrace/comments/5jtn7j/does_subnautica_have_219_support/dbk1ky2/
  3. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nJ9YDaSSMOA
  4. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V3o47Zmf-Wk
  5. https://steamcommunity.com/app/305620/discussions/0/617320628105862503/#c619574421418924130
  6. :: Disable anti aliasing -- Steam General Discussions
  7. :: Mouse acceleration needs fixing. -- Steam General Discussions
  8. Mouse acceleration problems since new patch? -- Steam General Discussions
  9. :: Stereophonic (3D) Sound -- Hinterland Forums