Valheim

24 Feb 2021

Valheim: Save Game Data Location

Plenty of things can go wrong when it comes to games.

A file can get corrupted, maybe you saved over a file you didn't mean to.

You'll probably feel like it's game over and want to put the title down alltogether.

This is when knowing the save game location is important!

If you know the location you can create copies as a back up in case of future problems.

Keep reading to find out where to locate your save game files.

Valheim Save Game Location

Game folders tend to be full of so much content that it can be daunting looking for something in them.

You don't want to make the mistake of deleting something important.

This can lead to corrupt files or having to completely reinstall.

Don't worry we've got you covered.

Below you can find the file location for your saves.

Bear in mind the location can vary depending on where you've set things to save to.

Windows PC

  • C:\Users\Username\AppData\LocalLow\IronGate\Valheim\Dedicated

Linux (Steam Play)

  • /home/user/.config/unity3d/IronGate/Valheim/worlds

Valheim is the next Viking title to take Steam by storm, there are plenty of plans for the future with the 2021 roadmap. You can even set up a dedicated server and play with your friends in coop! If bosses interest you, there's already four in the game Eikthyr, the Elder, Bonemass and Modor, you'll require plenty of items along the way like the Swamp Key.