3D Cube Hopper

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3D Cube Hopper
3D Cube Hopper cover
Developers
Webfoot Technologies
Publishers
Galaxy Software
Release dates
Windows June 9, 1998

Key points

Also released as Jumpy's World.[1]

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
DRM-free
Windows

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\3DCube.ini

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows

Video settings[edit]

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Issues fixed[edit]

Installing on 64-bit versions of Windows[edit]

Installing Cube Hopper in a 64-bit Windows environment[citation needed]
  1. Need the following software: UniExtract .
  2. Open UniExtract and extract the following file from the 3D Cube Hopper CD-ROM: "_SETUP.1"
  3. Extract its contents to the Desktop (or other location of user's choice).
  4. Open the folder that was extracted and find the Cube Hopper contents.
  5. Backup once from the current dirctory (where the game files are) and rename the folder to “Cube Hopper“ (easier identification).

Optimize game performance/resolution[edit]

Optimize game performance/resolution[citation needed]
  1. Download dgVoodoo2.
  2. Extract the following files from “dgVoodoo2”: “dgVoodooSetup.exe”; from the “MS” folder: “d3dImm.dll” and “ddraw.dll” and extract these files to the root of the Cube Hopper folder.
  3. Launch “dgVoodooSetup.exe” and click on the “DirectX” tab; make sure that the Video Card is on “dgVoodoo2 Virtual 3D Card”. Click “Apply” and then “OK” to exit.
  4. Then open the “3DCube.ini” with Notepad (or equivalent) and edit the following lines: Resolution: change the default resolution to the default desktop resolution (suggested for best experience). For example: {Resolution=1680x1050x8} instead of: {Resolution=320x280x8}. Then change the FullPosition varible. Example: {FullPosition=0,0,1680,1050} instead of {FullPosition=0,0,640,480}. Note: If Cube Hopper becomes less than desired playability (ex: shuddering/tearing of screen), then the resolution will have to be lowered. May have to experiment to achieve desired performance/visual ratio.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 5 (Using dgVoodoo2 will require a video card with DirectX 10.1 with software support for DirectX 11).
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows[1]
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 95 98SE or Newer
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium III 350 MHz Intel Pentium III 350 MHz or Better
System memory (RAM) 16 MB 16 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 10 MB 10 MB
Video card (GPU) 3D Video Card capable of 320x280 resolution 3D Video Card capable of 640x480 resolution

References