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Grasshopper Manufacture
Windows Engine Software
NIS America
Release dates
Windows November 15, 2018
Killer7 guide on StrategyWiki
Killer7 on Wikipedia

General information

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Source DRM Notes Keys OS
DRM-free after installation through Steam client (notes may include more details)
Digital Limited Edition also available. Steam DRM can be circumvented by running Killer7Win.exe directly.

DLC and expansion packs

Name Notes
2018 Remastered Original Soundtrack Part of the Digital Limited Edition. Available in FLAC and MP3 320kbps.
Digital Art Booklet Part of the Digital Limited Edition.

Version differences[edit]

killer7: Digital Limited Edition[edit]

Includes the base game, the digital art booklet, and the remastered soundtrack.

Essential improvements[edit]

killer7 Engrish Dub[edit]

Changes the voices of the remnant psyches to the Engrish ones when you play in any language besides Japanese and the muffled ones when you play in Japanese.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Saved Games\killer7\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/868520/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Saved Games\killer7\
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/868520/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Graphics settings.
Graphics settings.

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Game sets itself to the native monitor resolution. See Widescreen resolution.
See Ultra-widescreen.
4K Ultra HD
See Game resolution is locked to 1080p if your game does not display in 4k.
Field of view (FOV)
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Fullscreen option acts as borderless window.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Can be forced through the GPU control panel.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
On by default.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Reloading animations when not aiming are capped at 30 FPS;[1] reloading animations when aiming play out at 60 FPS, except for Con Smith's.
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Widescreen resolution[edit]

Change resolution manually[citation needed]
  1. Download Res-o-matic.
  2. Open Res-o-matic.exe
  3. Browse and go to the Killer7 folder, select Killer7Win.exe
  4. In Graphics Mode change to your desired resolution.
  5. Finally create a shortcut and launch the game from that shortcut.


Does not work for resolutions higher than native monitor resolution


Enable Ultrawide
  1. Go to %USERPROFILE%\Saved Games\killer7\.
  2. Open killer7.ini.
  3. Under [Graphics], add the line Force169AspectRatio = false.

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard settings.
Keyboard settings.
Mouse settings.
Mouse settings.
Gamepad settings.
Gamepad settings.
Controls settings.
Controls settings.

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio settings.

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


Language UI Audio Sub Notes
The voices of the remnant psyches are in English while playing in Japanese. The voices are distorted when playing in other languages.

Issues fixed[edit]

Game resolution is locked to 1080p[edit]

Set scaling in Windows to 100%[2]
  1. Right-click on the desktop and select "Display settings".
  2. Under "Scale and layout" set the scale to 100%.


Exact steps vary slightly depending on your Windows version. The above is for Windows 10.

Other information[edit]


Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes

System requirements[edit]

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) 2 GHz Dual Core
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 5 GB
Video card (GPU) Intel HD Graphics
DirectX 11 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>/868520/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (868520) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.