The Shivah: Kosher Edition

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The Shivah: Kosher Edition
The Shivah: Kosher Edition cover
Developers
Wadjet Eye Games
macOS (OS X) Edward Rudd
Linux Edward Rudd
Engines
Adventure Game Studio
Release dates
Windows November 21, 2013
macOS (OS X) November 21, 2013
Linux April 8, 2014
The Shivah: Kosher Edition at Wikipedia

Key points

The Kosher Edition is a remaster of the original featuring updated graphics. Everything on this page, while confirmed on the Kosher Edition, will most likely be true of the original.

General information

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

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Developer website
DRM-free
Sold through the Humble Store widget
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
GamersGate
DRM-free after installation (requires an internet connection during installation)
Demo also available.
Windows
GOG.com
DRM-free
Includes the original, Kosher Edition, and soundtrack
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Green Man Gaming Playfire Client
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Mac App Store
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macOS (OS X)
Steam
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\acsetup.cfg[Note 1]
macOS (OS X) <path-to-game>/acsetup.cfg
Linux <path-to-game>/acsetup.cfg
This game follows the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Saved Games\Shivah\
macOS (OS X)
Linux $XDG_DATA_HOME/Shivah/

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

General settings.
General settings.
Configuration settings.
Configuration settings.
Graphics option Option Notes
Widescreen resolution
Pixel-perfect 320x200. Scaling algorithm is either nearest-neighbor or bilinear.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Set with winsetup.exe or use -windowed parameter.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Setting affects output resolution.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Frame rate is capped at 40 FPS.

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
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 options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Sound and speech only.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Russian
Fan translation, download

Issues fixed[edit]

Stuttering mouse[edit]

All Adventure Game Studios games have stuttering mouse problems when Logitech SetPoint is enabled. Exit SetPoint while the game is running, or disable/uninstall it altogether.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
DirectDraw 5
OpenGL
Linux and OS X only.
64-bit executable
Linux and OS X only.

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 2000
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium
System memory (RAM) 64 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 150 MB
Video card (GPU) 256-colour 266 MHz
Linux
Minimum
Operating system (OS) Ubuntu 14.04 or Linux Mint 17
Processor (CPU) 1 GHz
System memory (RAM) 256 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD)
Video card (GPU) 64 MB of VRAM
macOS (OS X)
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10.9.0
Processor (CPU)
System memory (RAM)
Hard disk drive (HDD)
Video card (GPU) Nvidia
ATI
Other Currently does not support macOS 10.13 High Sierra

Notes

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

References