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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire cover
Developers
EA UK
Publishers
Electronic Arts
Engines
RenderWare
Release dates
Windows November 8, 2005
Reception
Metacritic 66
IGDB 57
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire on HowLongToBeat
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire on IGDB
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire guide on StrategyWiki
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire on MobyGames
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire on Wikipedia

Warnings

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone 2001
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets 2002
Harry Potter: Quidditch World Cup 2003
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban 2004
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire 2005
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix 2007
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince 2009
Lego Harry Potter (series)
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 2010
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 2011
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them VR Experience 2018
Hogwarts Legacy 2022

Key points

No graphics settings.
No mouse support.

Availability

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
CD key
SafeDisc v4 DRM[Note 1]
Windows
SafeDisc retail DRM does not work on Windows Vista and later (see above for affected versions).
Demo is available here.

Game data

Configuration file(s) location

System Location
Windows

Save game data location

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\Electronic Arts\Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire\

Video

Graphics feature State WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
800x600 only.
Widescreen resolutions can be hacked. See this tutorial for details.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
Hackable using the method in this tutorial
4K Ultra HD
800x600 only.
4K resolutions can be hacked. See this tutorial for details.
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
On by default. Can be forced off through the graphics card control panel.
60 FPS
120+ FPS
Capped at 60 FPS.

Input

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Mouse acceleration
No mouse support.
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
Full controller support
Controllers must be manually configured through <path-to-game>\GofControls.exe.
Controller remapping
Partial, through <path-to-game>\GofControls.exe.
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Controller types
XInput-compatible controllers
Xbox button prompts
Impulse Trigger vibration
DualShock 4 controllers
Generic/other controllers
Generic DirectInput controllers are supported.
Button prompts
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M
Keyboard only.

Audio

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Czech
Danish
Dutch
Finnish
French
German
Italian
Norwegian
Polish
Local retail version only.
Brazilian Portuguese
Local retail version only.
Portuguese
Russian
Local retail version only.
Spanish
Swedish

Network

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
3 Co-op
LAN play
Online play

Other information

API

Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

System requirements

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 2000, XP
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium III 1.2 GHz
AMD Athlon 1.2 GHz
System memory (RAM) 256 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1.2 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 256
ATI Radeon 7500
32 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0c compatible
Other

Notes

  1. SafeDisc retail DRM does not work on Windows 10[1] or Windows 11 and is disabled by default on Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows 8.1 when the KB3086255 update is installed.[2]

References