The Next Penelope

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The Next Penelope: Race to Odysseus
The Next Penelope: Race to Odysseus cover
Aurelien Regard
Plug In Digital
Construct 2
Release dates
Windows May 29, 2015
macOS (OS X) May 29, 2015
Linux Cancelled

Key points

Support for the Linux version was discontinued on December 17, 2015, due to the lack of compatibility with different distributions and the version not being updated.[1]

General information

Official site
Steam Community Discussions


Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\nw\
macOS (OS X)
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/332250/pfx/[Note 1]
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 %LOCALAPPDATA%\nw\
macOS (OS X)
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/332250/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud
Is enabled, but nothing is ever synced.[2]

Video settings[edit]

General settings.
General settings.

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
All speech is text.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost


Language UI Audio Sub Notes


Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
4 Versus
LAN play
Online play

Issues fixed[edit]

See Steam community thread for most common issues and solutions.

Other information[edit]


Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9, 11
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7, 8
Processor (CPU) 1.8 GHz
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 500 MB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GT/s 4xx
DirectX 9.0c compatible
macOS (OS X)
Operating system (OS) 10.10.2
Processor (CPU) 2.0 GHz Intel
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 500 MB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia or ATI graphics card
512 MB of VRAM
Not recommended for Intel GMA Graphics or Mac Minis or early-generation MacBooks.


  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>/332250/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (332250) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.


  1. LINUX SUPPORT DISCONTINUED: here's why. :: The Next Penelope General Discussions
  2. 2.0 2.1 Verified by User:Marioysikax on January 1, 2016
  3. About gamepad and keyboard controllers [ANSWERED :: The Next Penelope General Discussion] - last accessed on January 1, 2016
    "I sincerely wish I could support more than Xbox and Playstation controllers, but sadly the library I'm using it very targeted at these ones."