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App ID 91600
App Type Game
Developer
Publisher Coffee Stain Publishing
Supported Systems Windows macOS
Technologies Engine.Unreal
Last Change Number 23058013
Last Record Update 6 April 2024 – 20:08:05 UTC ()
Release Date 15 April 2011 – 17:50:00 UTC ()

You think Tower Defense games are all about building? You thought wrong. Sanctum is not your average Tower Defense title. When the havoc starts, you get to join the fray! As one of the world’s first First Person Shooter - Tower Defense games, Sanctum has taken the best of both worlds to deliver an epic, one-of-a-kind experience.

Additional Information

Developer Coffee Stain Studios
gamedir Sanctum
metacritic_name Sanctum (2011)
icon empty string
controller_support partial
metacritic_score 70
NoServers Yes
metacritic_fullurl https://www.metacritic.com/game/pc/sanctum-2011?ftag=MCD-06-10aaa1f
state eStateAvailable
serverbrowsername empty string
ValidOSList Windows macOS
community_visible_stats Yes
InstallScript 91600_install.vdf
DLCAvailableOnStore Yes
installscript_macos Sanctum.app/installscript_osx.vdf
RetailAutoStart Yes
suppressims Yes
Publisher Coffee Stain Publishing
Store Release Date 15 April 2011 ()
osarch empty string
community_hub_visible Yes
Primary Genre Action (1)
Store Genres Action (1), Casual (4), Indie (23), Strategy (2)
Steam Release Date 15 April 2011 – 17:50:00 UTC ()
Store Asset Modification Time 7 July 2019 – 15:10:17 UTC () (1562512217)
osextended empty string
review_score 8
review_percentage 89
Detected Technologies (?) Engine.Unreal, SDK.NVIDIA_APEX, SDK.NVIDIA_PhysX, SDK.NVIDIA_Texture_Tools, SDK.Ogg, SDK.Vorbis
Steam Deck Compatibility
  • category: Playable
  • test_timestamp: 13 May 2022 – 00:00:00 UTC
  • tested_build_id: 35801
  • configuration:
    supported_inputgamepad
    requires_manual_keyboard_invoke1
    requires_non_controller_launcher_nav0
    primary_player_is_controller_slot_00
    non_deck_display_glyphs1
    small_text0
    requires_internet_for_setup0
    requires_internet_for_singleplayer0
    recommended_runtimeproton-stable
    requires_h2640
    gamescope_frame_limiter_not_supported0
  • Some functionality is not accessible when using the default controller configuration, requiring use of the touchscreen or virtual keyboard, or a community configuration
  • This game sometimes shows mouse, keyboard, or non-Steam-Deck controller icons
  • Entering some text requires manually invoking the on-screen keyboard
  • In-game interface text is legible on Steam Deck
  • This game's default graphics configuration performs well on Steam Deck

Supported Languages

12 Languages Interface Full Audio Subtitles
English Yes
Danish Yes
French Yes
German Yes
Spanish - Spain Yes
Swedish Yes
Japanese Yes
Polish Yes
Dutch Yes
Italian Yes
Russian Yes
Turkish Yes

Tags

Categories

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small_capsule
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header_image
englishheader.jpg
library_assets
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library_heroen view image
library_logoen view image
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Web Assets
capsule_231x87.jpgLast-Modified: 14 May 2013 – 00:57:45 UTC
capsule_467x181.jpgLast-Modified: 14 May 2013 – 00:57:45 UTC
capsule_616x353.jpgLast-Modified: 14 May 2013 – 00:57:45 UTC
header.jpgLast-Modified: 14 May 2013 – 00:57:47 UTC
library_600x900.jpgLast-Modified: 7 July 2019 – 15:10:17 UTC
library_hero.jpgLast-Modified: 7 July 2019 – 15:09:33 UTC
logo.pngLast-Modified: 7 July 2019 – 15:10:17 UTC

Steam charts

  • 3 players right now
  • 12 24-hour peak
  • 7,380 all-time peak 5 May 2012
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Store data

  • 15,049 followers
  • 2,907 positive reviews
  • 349 negative reviews
  • 89.28% positive reviews

Twitch stats

  • 0 viewers right now
  • 0 24-hour peak
  • 4,138 all-time peak
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User reviews history NEW

  • 😋 Very Positive
  • 85.84% SteamDB Rating
  • 2,907 89.3% positive reviews
  • 349 10.7% negative reviews

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Markers

Date Label 30-day Peak
15 April 2011 – 17:50 Steam Release -
18 September 2013 – 12:00 Fanatical: Indie Jam 3 -
1 December 2013 – 19:00 Humble Bundle: Yogscast's Dwarven Dairy Drive -
3 December 2013 – 19:00 Humble Bundle: Humble Jumbo Bundle -
28 September 2015 – 17:00 Free Week -
19 May 2016 – 16:20 Fanatical: Pick & Mix Bundle 2016 -
24 October 2016 – 15:46 Fanatical: Dollar Dash -

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How many players are playing Sanctum right now on Steam?

Steam player counter indicates there are currently 3 players live playing Sanctum on Steam.

Sanctum had an all-time peak of 7380 concurrent players on 5 May 2012.

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