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App ID 555220
App Type Game
Developer
Publisher RedCandleGames, AGM PLAYISM
Supported Systems Windows macOS Linux
Technologies Engine.Unity
Last Change Number 23591175
Last Record Update 18 May 2024 – 01:25:25 UTC ()
Release Date 12 January 2017 – 15:35:00 UTC ()

Detention is an atmospheric horror game set in 1960s Taiwan under martial law. Incorporated religious elements based in Taiwanese/Chinese culture and mythology, the game provided players with unique graphics and gaming experience.

Additional Information

Developer RedCandleGames
metacritic_name Detention
metacritic_score 83
metacritic_fullurl https://www.metacritic.com/game/pc/detention?ftag=MCD-06-10aaa1f
community_visible_stats Yes
ReleaseState released
Publisher RedCandleGames
Store Release Date 12 January 2017 ()
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community_hub_visible Yes
AbsoluteMouseCoordinates Yes
Primary Genre Indie (23)
Store Genres Adventure (25), Indie (23)
Steam Release Date 12 January 2017 – 15:35:00 UTC ()
Store Asset Modification Time 31 October 2019 – 08:46:50 UTC () (1572511610)
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review_score 8
review_percentage 81
review_score_bombs 9
review_percentage_bombs 95
Detected Technologies (?) Engine.Unity
Steam Deck Compatibility
  • category: Verified
  • test_timestamp: 20 October 2022 – 00:00:00 UTC
  • tested_build_id: 6035340
  • configuration:
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    requires_manual_keyboard_invoke0
    requires_non_controller_launcher_nav0
    primary_player_is_controller_slot_00
    non_deck_display_glyphs0
    small_text0
    requires_internet_for_setup0
    requires_internet_for_singleplayer0
    recommended_runtimeproton-stable
    requires_h2640
    gamescope_frame_limiter_not_supported0
  • All functionality is accessible when using the default controller configuration
  • In-game interface text is legible on Steam Deck
  • This game's default graphics configuration performs well on Steam Deck
  • Note: This game does not support cross-platform saved games

Supported Languages

5 Languages Interface Full Audio Subtitles Achievements
English Yes Yes Yes
Simplified Chinese Yes Yes Yes
Traditional Chinese Yes Yes Yes
Japanese Yes Yes
Korean Yes Yes Yes

Tags

Categories

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Web Assets
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header.jpgLast-Modified: 23 November 2016 – 02:43:55 UTC
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library_hero.jpgLast-Modified: 31 October 2019 – 08:46:50 UTC
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Steam charts

  • 24 players right now
  • 32 24-hour peak
  • 2,335 all-time peak 18 January 2017
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Store data

  • 55,114 followers
  • #5716 in top sellers
  • 11,515 positive reviews
  • 2,603 negative reviews
  • 81.56% positive reviews

Twitch stats

  • 2 viewers right now
  • 4 24-hour peak
  • 38,085 all-time peak
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User reviews history NEW

  • 😏 Very Positive
  • 79.78% SteamDB Rating
  • 11,515 81.6% positive reviews
  • 2,603 18.4% negative reviews

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Markers

Date Label 30-day Peak
12 January 2017 – 15:35 Steam Release -
21 August 2018 – 18:00 Humble Bundle: Humble Spooky Horror Bundle 2018 -
7 August 2019 – 15:00 Fanatical: Bento Bundle 2 -
2 January 2020 – 16:00 Fanatical: Best of Bento Bundle -
24 June 2020 – 15:00 Fanatical: Build Your Own Lockdown Bundle 2 -
6 August 2020 – 15:00 Fanatical: Pick & Mix Build Your Own Adventure Bundle -
20 October 2020 – 18:00 Humble Bundle: Humble Thrills & Chills Bundle -
30 May 2021 – 15:00 Fanatical: Build Your Own All Stars Bundle 2 -
26 October 2021 – 15:00 Fanatical: Build Your Own Spooktacular Bundle 2 -
17 May 2022 – 15:00 Fanatical: Build Your Own Festival Bundle (2022) -

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How many players are playing Detention right now on Steam?

Steam player counter indicates there are currently 24 players live playing Detention on Steam.

Detention had an all-time peak of 2335 concurrent players on 18 January 2017.

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