Playboy: The Mansion

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Playboy: The Mansion
Playboy: The Mansion cover
Developers
Cyberlore Studios
Publishers
ARUSH Entertainment
Groove Games
Europe Ubisoft
Release dates
Windows January 25, 2005
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Warnings

SafeDisc retail DRM no longer functions properly on Windows Vista and later (see Availability for affected versions).

Availability[edit]

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 no longer functions properly on Windows Vista and later (see above for affected versions).

Version differences[edit]

Gold edition includes the Private Party Expansion Pack.

DLC and expansion packs

Name Notes
Private Party Expansion Pack
Windows

Essential improvements[edit]

Skip intro videos[edit]

Delete/rename video files[citation needed]
  1. Go to <path-to-game>\data\PC
  2. Delete or rename arush.wmv, cyberlore.wmv, groove.wmv, legal_eu.wmv, legal_us.wmv, lycos.wmv, opener.wmv, playboy.wmv and ubi.wmv.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\[Note 2]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\data\PC\Saved Games[Note 2]

Video settings[edit]

In-game video settings
In-game video settings

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
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)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support

Audio settings[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Sliders for sound and music.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

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) 98 SE, ME, 2000, XP
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium III 800
System memory (RAM) 256 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1.5 GB
Video card (GPU) ATI Radeon 7500
Nvidia GeForce 2
32 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9 compatible
Sound (audio device) DirectX compatible sound card

Notes

  1. SafeDisc retail DRM does not work on Windows 10[1] and is disabled by default on Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows 8.1 when the KB3086255 update is installed.[2]
  2. 2.0 2.1 When running this game without elevated privileges (Run as administrator option), write operations against a location below %PROGRAMFILES%, %PROGRAMDATA%, or %WINDIR% might be redirected to %LOCALAPPDATA%\VirtualStore on Windows Vista and later (more details).

References