Hard West

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Hard West
Hard West cover
Developers
CreativeForge Games
Publishers
Gambitious Digital Entertainment
Engines
Unity 5[Note 1]
Release dates
Windows November 18, 2015
macOS (OS X) November 18, 2015
Linux November 18, 2015
Hard West on Wikipedia

General information

Official wiki
GOG.com Community Discussions
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Downloadable content (DLC) and expansions

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Delete or rename movie files[3]
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\Data\Movies\.
  2. Delete or rename intro.bytes.

Game data[edit]

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

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\HardWest\<user-id>\keys.ini
%USERPROFILE%\Documents\HardWest\<user-id>\options.ini
macOS (OS X)
Linux
It's unknown whether this game follows the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux. Please fill in this information.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\HardWest\<user-id>\
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

In-game video settings.
In-game video settings.
Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
Gameplay is Hor+; Cinematics are Vert-.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Enable windowed mode and use the -popupwindow parameter (or see the glossary page).
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
On/off toggle.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
120+ FPS

Input settings[edit]

In-game input settings.
In-game input settings.
Gamepad controls.
Gamepad controls.

Audio settings[edit]

In-game audio settings.
In-game audio settings.
Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Master, Music, Speech, Ambient, Sound Effects, Interface, Cinematic
Surround sound
Stereo[4]
Subtitles
Cinematic subtitles can be toggled on/off. Other subtitles are always on.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Polish
Russian
Spanish
Fan translation, download.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Vista, 7, 8, 10
Processor (CPU) AMD Athlon 64 X2 2.6 GHz
Intel Core 2 Quad 2.6 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 6 GB
Video card (GPU) ATI Radeon HD 4670
Nvidia GeForce GT 430
512 MB (ATI), 1 GB (Nvidia) of VRAM
DirectX 10 compatible
macOS (OS X)
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10.9.6, 10.10, 10.11
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5-2520M 2.5 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 6 GB
Video card (GPU) AMD Radeon HD 6630M
256 MB of VRAM
Linux
Minimum
Operating system (OS) Ubuntu 14.04, Mint 17
Processor (CPU) AMD Athlon 64 X2 2.6 GHz
Intel Core 2 Quad 2.6 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 6 GB
Video card (GPU) ATI Radeon HD 4670
Nvidia GeForce GT 430
512 MB (ATI), 1 GB (Nvidia) of VRAM

Notes

  1. Unity engine build: 5.2.1p4[1][2]

References

  1. Game engine? :: Hard West General Discussions
  2. Verified by User:Vetle on 2018-05-12
  3. Verified by User:Baronsmoki on 2019-04-17
  4. Verified by User:Baronsmoki on 2019-08-24
    Tested with Special K.