428: Shibuya Scramble

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428: Shibuya Scramble
428: Shibuya Scramble cover
Spike Chunsoft
Windows Abstraction Games[1]
Spike Chunsoft
Release dates
Windows September 4, 2018
428: Shibuya Scramble guide on StrategyWiki
428: Shibuya Scramble on MobyGames
428: Shibuya Scramble on Wikipedia

Key points

With keyboard, main menu button is F1 and not Esc.

General information

Steam Community Discussions


Source DRM Notes Keys OS
DRM-free after installation through Steam client (notes may include more details)
Game can be launched without Steam running.[2]
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Japan only.
All versions require Steam DRM.

Essential improvements[edit]

Text Speed Patch[edit]

Speeds up the rate at which text appears, either at double speed or instantly.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\My Games\428 Shibuya Scramble\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/648580/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Steam <Steam-folder>\userdata\<user-id>\648580\remote\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/648580/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

General settings.
General settings.

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Change of any video setting requires restart of the game.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Always uses desktop resolution, in-game resolution setting does nothing.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Frame rate is capped at 59 FPS.
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller support
Full controller support
Controller remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Controller sensitivity
All movement is digital.
Controller Y-axis inversion
Controller types
XInput-compatible controllers
Xbox button prompts
Xbox One variation.
Impulse Trigger vibration
DualShock 4 controllers
DualShock button prompts
Light bar support
Connection modes V1. Wired.
V2, Wireless adapter and bluetooth untested.
Generic/other controllers
Trough SDL2.
Button prompts
Can be selected from settings. To get keyboard prompts, unplug controllers.
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
At least XInput.
Simultaneous controller+KB/M

Audio settings[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Majority of speech is text only.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost


Language UI Audio Sub Notes
Not available in Japan version.
UI and Sub only available in Japan version.

Other information[edit]


Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes


Middleware Notes
Audio FMOD
Input SDL2

System requirements[edit]

Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5-3470
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 6 GB
Video card (GPU) 1 GB of VRAM
OpenGL 3.2 compatible
DirectX 9.0c compatible
Sound (audio device) DirectX 9.0c compatible


  1. 1.0 1.1 File/folder structure within this directory reflects the path(s) listed for Windows and/or Steam game data (use Wine regedit to access Windows registry paths). Games with Steam Cloud support may store data in ~/.steam/steam/userdata/<user-id>/648580/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (648580) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.