River City Girls

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River City Girls
River City Girls cover
WayForward Technologies
WayForward Technologies
Arc System Works
Unity 2018[Note 1]
Release dates
Windows September 5, 2019
OpenCritic 79
Monetization One-time game purchase
Microtransactions None
Modes Singleplayer, Multiplayer
Pacing Real-time
Perspectives Side view, Scrolling
Controls Direct control
Genres Brawler
Art styles Anime, Pixel art
Themes Contemporary, Japan
Series Kunio-kun
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River City Girls is a singleplayer and multiplayer side view and scrolling brawler game in the Kunio-kun series.

General information

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


Essential improvements[edit]


Back up the original Assembly-CSharp.dll found in <path-to-game>\RiverCityGirls_Data\Managed before using this mod.
Adds various gameplay tweaks and quality of life improvements such as skippable intros, instantly skip cutscenes, remappable keys, V-sync, and an adjustable frame-rate limiter.
How to install UserXpMod[2]
  1. Download UserXpMod that matches the version you own here.
  2. Extract the contents of the zip archive to <path-to-game>.
  3. Configure the settings in ModData.json as desired with a text editor. See the included readme file for details on this mod's settings.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\WayForward Technologies\River City Girls\
Microsoft Store
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/1049320/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\AppData\LocalLow\WayForward Technologies\River City Girls\_savedata\
Microsoft Store %LOCALAPPDATA%\Packages\6151WayForward.RiverCityGirlsPC_38xd6w9je1dae\LocalState\_savedata
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/1049320/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud
Xbox Cloud


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

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Gameplay is Hor+, but cutscenes are Vert- and some HUD elements are offscreen. Notably, player health bars and subtitles are not visible.[3]
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Used in place of exclusive fullscreen.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Install UserXpMod to enable V-sync. Set vSyncCount to 0 in ModData.json to disable.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Frame rate is capped at display refresh rate.[4] Use UserXpMod to customize frame-rate and frame limiter.[citation needed]
High dynamic range display (HDR)
See the glossary page for potential alternatives.
The game engine may allow for manual configuration of the game via its variables. See the Unity page for more details.


In-game keyboard mapping. The controls for A and D are incorrectly labeled and should be swapped.[1]
In-game keyboard mapping. The controls for A and D are incorrectly labeled and should be swapped.[1]

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Install UserXpMod, then edit the playerOneInputConfigs and/or playerTwoInputConfigs key mapping sections in ModData.json.
Mouse acceleration
Mouse is not supported.
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller support
Full controller support
Controller remapping
UserXpMod can allow users to remap the "Interact" button, as well as swapping the "Recruit" and "Block" buttons, but the rest of the controls cannot be remapped.
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Controller types
XInput-compatible controllers
Xbox button prompts
Impulse Trigger vibration
DualShock 4 controllers
DualShock button prompts
Install UserXpMod, then set usePS4buttonPrompts to true in ModData.json.
Light bar support
Connection modes USB
Generic/other controllers
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M


Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Music, Sound Effects, Voice
Surround sound
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
Royalty free audio


Language UI Audio Sub Notes
Simplified Chinese
Traditional Chinese
Brazilian Portuguese
Fan translation; download.


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

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
2 Co-op
LAN play
Online play
2 Co-op
Use Parsec.

Other information[edit]


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


Middleware Notes
Audio FMOD
Input Rewired

System requirements[edit]

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo E7500
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 6 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 750
DirectX 11 compatible
A 64-bit operating system is required.


  1. Unity engine build: 2018.2.20f1[1]
  2. 2.0 2.1 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>/1049320/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (1049320) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.


  1. 1.0 1.1 Verified by User:Baronsmoki on 2019-10-11
  2. Verified by User:AmethystViper on 2019-11-06
  3. Verified by User:Baronsmoki on 2019-10-17
    Tested at 2560x1080 custom resolution
  4. Verified by User:Baronsmoki on 2019-10-17
    Tested at 50 Hz, 60 Hz.
  5. 5.0 5.1 Verified by User:Unavailable on 2019-10-17
    Tested with Xbox One controller
  6. Verified by User:Baronsmoki on 2019-10-11
    Tested with Special K.