The Witness

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Price $ 39.99
Players 261 Last 10 minutes
250 Last 7 days
662 All time @ -
Followers 115,939 (Group)
Review Score 85.29% (12,125 2,091 )
Platforms
Release Date 26 Jan 2016
Genres Indie Adventure
Features Single-player Captions available Partial Controller Support Steam Achievements Steam Cloud Remote Play on Phone Remote Play on Tablet
Developers Thekla, Inc.
Publishers Thekla, Inc.
Tags
Puzzle 671
Exploration 404
First-Person 363
Open World 328
Singleplayer 314
Colorful 281
Indie 260
Atmospheric 254
Difficult 227
Walking Simulator 227
Adventure 222
Mystery 112
Nonlinear 109
Relaxing 99
Philosophical 91
Casual 78
Surreal 77
Great Soundtrack 52
Story Rich 44
Sandbox 23
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Tag Votes over time
Name Count
Puzzle 671
Exploration 404
First-Person 363
Open World 328
Singleplayer 314
Colorful 281
Indie 260
Atmospheric 254
Difficult 227
Walking Simulator 227
Adventure 222
Mystery 112
Nonlinear 109
Relaxing 99
Philosophical 91
Casual 78
Surreal 77
Great Soundtrack 52
Story Rich 44
Sandbox 23
Country Final Initial Discount %
Chinese Renminbi
Chinese Renminbi
CN¥ 112.00 n/a n/a
Euro
Euro
€ 36.99 n/a n/a
Russian Ruble
Russian Ruble
RUB 699.00 n/a n/a
Pound Sterling
Pound Sterling
£ 29.99 n/a n/a
United States Dollar
United States Dollar
$ 39.99 n/a n/a
Stats
Peak All Time 662
Peak Last 7 days 250
Peak Last 10 minutes 261
Average Playtime (On Global Steam) 6 hours, 52 minutes
Owners By Steam Spy
Owners 1,000,000 - 2,000,000
Average Playtime (Two Weeks) 0.9 hours
Average Playtime (Forever) 9 hours
Median Playtime (Two Weeks) 0.9 hours
Median Playtime (Forever) 3.4 hours
Player Countries
United States 29.74%
China 8.66%
United Kingdom 7.37%
Canada 5.70%
Russia 5.00%
Germany 4.93%
Australia 3.58%
France 2.90%
Brazil 2.10%
Spain 2.04%
Japan 2.01%
Netherlands 1.94%
Sweden 1.70%
Poland 1.60%
Finland 1.25%
Argentina 1.07%
South Korea 0.92%
Norway 0.92%
Denmark 0.88%
New Zealand 0.82%
Italy 0.80%
Belgium 0.76%
Czech Republic 0.70%
Austria 0.65%
Turkey 0.61%
Switzerland 0.57%
Ireland 0.47%
Ukraine 0.46%
Taiwan 0.43%
Hungary 0.42%
Portugal 0.41%
Mexico 0.37%
Israel 0.34%
Hong Kong 0.32%
Chile 0.31%
South Africa 0.31%
Romania 0.27%
Greece 0.25%
Singapore 0.25%
Antarctica 0.25%
Vatican City 0.24%
Latvia 0.19%
Estonia 0.19%
Saudi Arabia 0.19%
Iceland 0.17%
Belarus 0.17%
North Korea 0.17%
India 0.16%
Slovakia 0.16%
Lithuania 0.15%
Serbia 0.14%
Indonesia 0.14%
Thailand 0.13%
Philippines 0.13%
Uruguay 0.13%
Croatia 0.12%
Vietnam 0.12%
Zimbabwe 0.12%
Malaysia 0.11%
Bulgaria 0.11%
Christmas Island 0.10%
Niger 0.09%
Chad 0.09%
Colombia 0.09%
Slovenia 0.09%
Isle of Man 0.08%
Heard Island and McDonald Islands 0.08%
Kazakhstan 0.07%
South Georgia 0.06%
United States Virgin Islands 0.06%
United States Minor Outlying Islands 0.06%
Uganda 0.06%
Peru 0.05%
Kuwait 0.05%
Djibouti 0.05%
United Arab Emirates 0.04%
Egypt 0.04%
Malta 0.04%
Pakistan 0.04%
Fiji 0.04%
Iran 0.04%
Afghanistan 0.04%
Moldova 0.04%
Qatar 0.03%
Luxembourg 0.03%
Costa Rica 0.03%
Cocos (Keeling) Islands 0.03%
Georgia 0.03%
Republic of the Congo 0.03%
Mozambique 0.03%
Macau 0.03%
Cuba 0.03%
Palestine 0.03%
Puerto Rico 0.02%
Albania 0.02%
Somalia 0.02%
British Virgin Islands 0.02%
DR Congo 0.02%
Cyprus 0.02%
Iraq 0.02%
Bahamas 0.02%
Venezuela 0.02%
Azerbaijan 0.02%
Oman 0.02%
Tuvalu 0.02%
Uzbekistan 0.02%
Nepal 0.02%
Armenia 0.02%
Sri Lanka 0.02%
Western Sahara 0.02%
Dominican Republic 0.02%
Algeria 0.02%
Brunei 0.02%
Svalbard and Jan Mayen 0.02%
Bouvet Island 0.02%
British Indian Ocean Territory 0.01%
Gibraltar 0.01%
Andorra 0.01%
Bosnia and Herzegovina 0.01%
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 0.01%
Pitcairn Islands 0.01%
Cook Islands 0.01%
Jamaica 0.01%
Madagascar 0.01%
Greenland 0.01%
Macedonia 0.01%
Seychelles 0.01%
Falkland Islands 0.01%
Lebanon 0.01%
Syria 0.01%
Monaco 0.01%
Réunion 0.01%
Liechtenstein 0.01%
Burkina Faso 0.01%
Honduras 0.01%
Togo 0.01%
Ethiopia 0.01%
Faroe Islands 0.01%
Kosovo 0.01%
Guatemala 0.01%
Kyrgyzstan 0.01%
Mauritius 0.01%
Saint Martin 0.01%
Montenegro 0.01%
Yemen 0.01%
El Salvador 0.01%
Niue 0.01%
Angola 0.01%
Bangladesh 0.01%
Wallis and Futuna 0.01%
Jersey 0.01%
Nigeria 0.01%
Liberia 0.01%
Barbados 0.01%
Burundi 0.01%
Gabon 0.01%
Sudan 0.01%
American Samoa 0.01%
Ivory Coast 0.01%
Eritrea 0.01%
Guadeloupe 0.01%
Guernsey 0.01%
Saint Pierre and Miquelon 0.01%
Haiti 0.01%
Timor-Leste 0.01%
Rwanda 0.01%
San Marino 0.01%
South Sudan 0.01%
Bhutan 0.01%
Micronesia 0.01%
Guam 0.01%
Mongolia 0.01%
Nauru 0.01%
Kenya 0.01%
French Polynesia 0.01%
France, Metropolitan 0.01%
Saint Kitts and Nevis 0.01%
Turks and Caicos Islands 0.00%
Zambia 0.00%
Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba 0.00%
Cambodia 0.00%
Norfolk Island 0.00%
Papua New Guinea 0.00%
Sierra Leone 0.00%
Myanmar 0.00%
Tajikistan 0.00%
Jordan 0.00%
Paraguay 0.00%
Aruba 0.00%
New Caledonia 0.00%
Gambia 0.00%
Grenada 0.00%
Northern Mariana Islands 0.00%
Libya 0.00%
Panama 0.00%
Maldives 0.00%
Marshall Islands 0.00%
Trinidad and Tobago 0.00%
Cape Verde 0.00%
Sint Maarten 0.00%
Central African Republic 0.00%
Samoa 0.00%
Ghana 0.00%
French Southern and Antarctic Lands 0.00%
Namibia 0.00%
Vanuatu 0.00%
Bolivia 0.00%
Cameroon 0.00%
Solomon Islands 0.00%
Equatorial Guinea 0.00%
Guyana 0.00%
Turkmenistan 0.00%
Saint Barthélemy 0.00%
Cayman Islands 0.00%
Bermuda 0.00%
Antigua and Barbuda 0.00%
Kiribati 0.00%
Bahrain 0.00%
Laos 0.00%
Botswana 0.00%
From Global Steam players
Player Count - 1 Week
Player Count - All Time
Player Count - By Time of Day/Week
Averages taken over the last 4 weeks.
Followers
Wishlists
From 2,526,459 Global Steam players.
Top Players
Rank Flag Player Time
Name Release
Achievements
2
Average Completion
11.70%
Achievement Distribution
Data from Global Steam players who have at least one achievement
Achievement Unlocked At Avg Completion
Title Date
ID Name
Bundles
Name Discount Apps Packages Updated At
Packages
Name Billing License Status Apps
Score is calculated using:
(Same / (Total ^ 0.5)
Apps with same owners
Game Same Owners Total Owners Score
Global Steam Score
85.29%
A selection of the 14,216 reviews
Screenshots
6
Movies
2
Media 0 Media 1 Media 2 Media 3 Media 4 Media 5
Key Section Value
version Other 1
change_number Other 14816466
updated_steam Other 15 May 22 14:09
updated_global_steam Other 25 Jul 22 03:56
type Other Game
developer Extended Thekla, Inc.
gamedir Extended ValveTestApp210970
homepage Extended http://the-witness.net/
icon Extended
noservers Extended
publisher Extended Thekla, Inc.
sourcegame Extended
state Extended eStateAvailable
visibleonlywhensubscribed Extended
associations Common
  • Developer: Thekla, Inc.
  • Publisher: Thekla, Inc.
category Common 2, 13, 18, 22, 23, 41, 42
clienticon Common
clienttga Common ed61d7ee6fe5c82c44be059dff89e712b1f20a17
community_hub_visible Common
community_visible_stats Common
controller_support Common Partial
gameid Common 210970
genres Common 23, 25
header_image Common
  • english: header.jpg
icon Common
languages Common arabic, brazilian, english, french, german, hungarian, italian, japanese, koreana, polish, portuguese, russian, schinese, spanish, tchinese
library_assets Common
{ "library_capsule": "en", "library_hero": "en", "library_logo": "en", "logo_position": { "height_pct": "100", "pinned_position": "CenterCenter", "width_pct": "100" } }
logo Common
logo_small Common
metacritic_fullurl Common https://www.metacritic.com/game/pc/the-witness?ftag=MCD-06-10aaa1f
metacritic_name Common The Witness
metacritic_score Common 87%
name Common The Witness
original_release_date Common 26 Jan 08:00
osarch Common
osextended Common macos64
oslist Common macos, windows
primary_genre Common 25
releasestate Common Released
review_percentage Common 85%
review_score Common 8
small_capsule Common
  • english: capsule_231x87.jpg
steam_deck_compatibility Common {"category":"2","configuration":{"non_deck_display_glyphs":"0","primary_player_is_controller_slot_0":"1","recommended_runtime":"proton-stable","requires_h264":"0","requires_internet_for_setup":"0","requires_internet_for_singleplayer":"0","requires_manual_keyboard_invoke":"0","requires_non_controller_launcher_nav":"1","small_text":"0","supported_input":"gamepad"},"test_timestamp":"1645142400","tested_build_id":"3801772","tests":{"0":{"display":"3","token":"#SteamDeckVerified_TestResult_LauncherInteractionIssues"},"1":{"display":"4","token":"#SteamDeckVerified_TestResult_DefaultControllerConfigFullyFunctional"},"2":{"display":"4","token":"#SteamDeckVerified_TestResult_ControllerGlyphsMatchDeckDevice"},"3":{"display":"4","token":"#SteamDeckVerified_TestResult_InterfaceTextIsLegible"},"4":{"display":"4","token":"#SteamDeckVerified_TestResult_DefaultConfigurationIsPerformant"},"5":{"display":"1","token":"#SteamDeckVerified_TestResult_ExternalControllersNotSupportedPrimaryPlayer"}}}
steam_release_date Common 26 Jan 17:15
store_asset_mtime Common 28 Oct 23:24
store_tags Common 21, 492, 597, 1654, 1664, 1695, 1710, 1742, 1756, 3810, 3834, 3839, 4026, 4166, 4182, 4305, 5716, 5900, 6869, 15277
supported_languages Common Arabic + Subtitles, Brazilian + Subtitles, Chinese (Simplified) + Subtitles, Chinese (Traditional) + Subtitles, English + Full Audio, Subtitles, French + Subtitles, German + Subtitles, Hungarian + Subtitles, Italian + Subtitles, Japanese + Subtitles, Koreana + Subtitles, Polish + Subtitles, Portuguese + Subtitles, Russian + Subtitles, Spanish + Subtitles
type Common Game
maxnumfiles UFS 1,000
quota UFS 105 MB
savefiles UFS
  • Path: The Witness Pattern: *.witness_campaign Root: WinAppDataRoaming Platforms: Windows
  • Path: The Witness Pattern: *.png Root: WinAppDataRoaming Platforms: Windows
  • Path: The Witness Pattern: *.witness_campaign Root: MacAppSupport Platforms: MacOS
  • Path: The Witness Pattern: *.png Root: MacAppSupport Platforms: MacOS
contenttype Config 3
installdir Config The Witness
steamcontrollertouchconfigdetails Config
{ "steamcontrollertouchconfigdetails": { "2209165871": { "controller_type": "controller_mobile_touch", "enabled_branches": "default", "use_action_block": "false" } } }
steamcontrollertouchtemplateindex Config
The Witness - Windows
ID 210971
Configs {"oslist":"windows"}
Manifests {"mac_fix":"5574510573498527429","macosx":"7535264561626204005","public":"8672314139535162042"}
Max Size 4.3 GB
App
DLC Ap
System Defined
Optional
Shared Install
Shared Depot Type
LV Cache
Allow Add Remove While Running
ID 210972
Configs {"oslist":"macos"}
Manifests {"mac_fix":"1898971749342453021","macosx":"84967383702265709","public":"756662265307371524"}
Max Size 4.3 GB
App
DLC Ap
System Defined
Optional
Shared Install
Shared Depot Type
LV Cache
Allow Add Remove While Running
ID 228985
Configs {"oslist":"windows"}
Manifests null
Max Size 14 MB
App 228980
DLC Ap
System Defined
Optional
Shared Install
Shared Depot Type
LV Cache
Allow Add Remove While Running
Branches
Name Description Build ID Time Updated Password Required LCS Required Default For Subs Unlock For Subs
future 3801772 1557253251
mac_fix 2433372 1515784141
macosx 1706753 1490166251
public 3801772 1557253477
crash_test 4792598 1584552857
Extra
Key Value
baselanguages english,german,french,italian,koreana,spanish,schinese,tchinese,russian,japanese,portuguese,polish,hungarian,arabic,brazilian
overridescddb 1
3. Windows
Order 2
Executable witness_d3d11.exe
Arguments
Description The Witness
Type none
OS Architecture
Owns DLCs
Beta Key
Working Dir
VAC Module Filename
VR Mode
Order 3
Executable The Witness.app
Arguments
Description
Type none
OS Architecture
Owns DLCs
Beta Key
Working Dir
VAC Module Filename
VR Mode
Key Value
Name Display Default