Catherine Classic

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Catherine Classic
Catherine Classic cover
Developers
Atlus
Windows The Eccentric Ape
Publishers
Sega
Engines
Gamebryo
Release dates
Windows January 10, 2019
Reception
Metacritic 80
OpenCritic 78
IGDB 80
Taxonomy
Microtransactions None
Modes Singleplayer, Multiplayer
Pacing Real-time
Perspectives Bird's-eye view
Controls Direct control
Genres Platform, Puzzle
Art styles Anime
Themes Contemporary, Horror
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Key points

Port of the original PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 version. All additions from Catherine: Full Body are missing.

General information

Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Gamesplanet
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Windows
Humble Store
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Windows
Steam
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Windows
All versions require Steam DRM.

Version differences[edit]

The Digital Deluxe Edition includes a sampler of the game's soundtrack, wallpapers, and avatars, which can be found in <path-to-game>\Extras.

Game data[edit]

In-game game settings.
In-game game settings.

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\TheEccentricApe\Catherine\AppSettings.ini
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/893180/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\TheEccentricApe\Catherine\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/893180/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video[edit]

In-game display settings.
In-game display settings.
In-game graphics settings.
In-game graphics settings.

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
Ultra-widescreen resolutions are pillarboxed. See Ultra-widescreen.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
On/off toggle.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
A few animations are rendered at 30 FPS. Some camera movement is interpolated from 30 FPS.
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Ultra-widescreen[edit]

Ultra-widescreen hack[1]
  1. Open the .exe with a hex editor such as HxD.
  2. Replace 39 8E E3 3F with one of the following:
    • 26 B4 17 40 for 2560x1080
    • 8E E3 18 40 for 3440x1440
    • 9A 99 19 40 for 3840x1600
  3. Save the changes.

Input[edit]

Audio[edit]

In-game audio settings.
In-game audio settings.

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Master, Sound FX, Music, Dialogue, Cinematic, Environment.
Surround sound
5.1
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Italian
Japanese
Russian
1) Fan translation by «Alliance и DjGiza».
2) Fan voice-over by «Ray-Out»
Spanish

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

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

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 7, 8, 8.1, 10
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i3 2.9 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 20 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce 8 Series
ATI Radeon HD 4870
Intel HD Graphics 2000
1 GB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0c compatible

Notes

  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>/893180/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (893180) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References