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Pause Menu

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Pause Menu is an accessible screen of settings by hotkeys or candle icons in the down right corner of the screen.

There are two pause menu's in the game:

Main menu pause and In-game pause



Resume to game[edit | edit source]

An option taking place in both Main Menu and in the middle of gameplay. Makes the player exit pause menu.

Options[edit | edit source]

Takes place in both Main Menu and in the middle of gameplay.

After the player makes changes he can decide to SAVE them or DISCARD.

Control Options :

A menu of a very few non-hotkey settings of how player interacts.

Controller Enabled:

Enable controllers in addition to the keyboard.
~ In-game description
Note, that turning this option on does not turn off your keyboard.

Hold Required in Dungeon:

While in dungeons,holding left trigger is required before you swap hero positions, change hero selection, or view character sheets. Turn this on if you frequently start swapping a hero's position when you didn't intent to.
~ In-game description

Interact with Left Stick Up:

Left stick on the controller can be used to play the game.

Vibrations:

Enables Vibrations, mainly shaking screen.

Graphics

Here the player can set the graphics settings, such as screen sizes, visions or battle perspective.

Fullscreen?:

Enables fullscreen. This option needs restart of the game to enable it.

Resolution:

Following scales determines size of player's screen when the player has turned off fullscreen:
1280x720 1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
This option needs restart of the game to change or enable it.Cannot be edited when fullscreen option is on.

Gamma:

From values 1 to 10 slightly makes the screen more radiant or darkened.

Combat Pivot Camera:

3D perspective effect when switching between hero and monster turns.
~ In-game description
This option makes background rotate from left to right during combat.

Blur effect:

Disable this option to improve performance
~ In-game description
The screen (severly background) gets unclear during combat, after a skill is used.Disabling it decreases lags.

Audio

An option screen of sounds coming from the game.

Subtitles:

Show text subtitles for the narrator's voice-over.
~ In-game description
This option allows the player to turn on subtitles even when the game is muted and set them at the bottom on on top of screen.

Mute:

Completely disables every sound in the game, blocks and hides all audio options except of itself and Subtitles.

Master Volume:

The main volume of every sound in the game.
Example of working:
Narration Volume on 80% and Master Volume on 50% 80%:2=40% because 50%=1/2 of 100%. We divide by nominative.
The Narration Volume is set to 40%.

SFX Volume:

Main volume of sound tagged as sound effects.

Music Volume:

Background Music volume.

Narration Volume:

Narrator's voice volume.Editing it makes the narrator hearable in the background to check how his voice works.

Cinematic Volume:

Main volume of every sound and music encountered during cinemathetic cutscenes.
Does not composes with other Audio settings, except of muting the game at all.

Gameplay :

Does not occur in Main Menu.Determines challenge settings on current save file.