A Hat in Time

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A Hat in Time
A Hat in Time cover
Developers
Gears for Breakfast
Engines
Unreal Engine 3
Release dates
Windows October 5, 2017
macOS (OS X) October 5, 2017
A Hat in Time at Wikipedia

Key points

Depth of field cannot be fully disabled in-game. See Depth of field to fix.
Full modding and Steam Workshop support.

General information

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

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
Humble Store
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Steam
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Windows
macOS (OS X)

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\HatinTimeGame\Config\
macOS (OS X)

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\HatinTimeGame\SaveData\
macOS (OS X)

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

In-game video settings.
In-game video settings.
In-game advanced graphics settings.
In-game advanced graphics settings.
Graphics option Option Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
See Widescreen resolution.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
40-150° in 5° increments.
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Up to 16 samples.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
FXAA 0-5 and MLAA. See Anti-aliasing (AA).
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
120+ FPS
30, 48, 60, 75, 90, 120, 144, 165, and unlocked.
Color blind mode
Protanopia, deuteranopia, and tritanopia.

Widescreen resolution[edit]

Set custom resolution[1]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open HatinTimeSystemSettings.ini.
  3. Change ResX= and ResY= values to the desired resolution.

Anti-aliasing (AA)[edit]

Enable MSAA[2]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open HatinTimeSystemSettings.ini.
  3. Change bAllowD3D9MSAA=False to bAllowD3D9MSAA=True.
  4. Change MaxMultiSamples=1 to the value you want (2, 4, 8).

Depth of field[edit]

Disable of depth of field[3]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open HatinTimeSystemSettings.ini.
  3. Change DepthofField=True to DepthofField=False.
  4. Change AdvancedDepthOfField=True to AdvancedDepthOfField=False.

Input settings[edit]

In-game input settings.
In-game input settings.

Audio settings[edit]

In-game audio settings.
In-game audio settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
Set Out of Focus Volume to 0%.

Localizations

Language UI Audio CC Notes
English

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Notes
Local play
To be added after release.
LAN play
Online play
To be added after release.

Issues fixed[edit]

"Failed to create the D3D9 Device" error[edit]

Error: Failed to create the D3D9 Device! This can happen if the desktop is locked. Exiting...
Start the game at the proper resolution[4]

See Widescreen resolution.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP SP3, Vista 7, 8, 10
Processor (CPU) 3.0 GHz 3.5 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 5 GB 5 GB
Video card (GPU) DirectX 9.0c compatible DirectX 9.0c compatible
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.11.6 10.11.6
Processor (CPU) Quad-core Intel 3.0 GHz
AMD 3.0 GHz
Quad-core Intel 3.5 GHz
AMD 3.5 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 5 GB 5 GB

References

  1. No Ultrawide? :: A Hat in Time General Discussion
  2. Actual anti-aliasing? :: A Hat in Time General Discussion
  3. How To: Disable Depth of Field :: A Hat in Time General Discussion
  4. Failed to create the D3D9 Device - Forum - GOG.com