Castle of Illusion

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Castle of Illusion
Castle of Illusion cover
Sega Studios Australia
macOS (OS X) Feral Interactive
OS X Feral Interactive
Release dates
Windows September 4, 2013
macOS (OS X) July 24, 2014
Castle of Illusion guide at StrategyWiki
Castle of Illusion at Wikipedia
Mickey Mouse
Subseries of Disney
Mickey's Space Adventure 1986
Mickey Mouse 1986
Mickey's 123: The Big Surprise Party 1990
Mickey's ABC's: A Day at The Fair 1990
Mickey's Jigsaw Puzzles 1991
Mickey's Crossword Puzzle Maker 1991
Mickey's Colors & Shapes 1991
Follow the Reader 1993
Mickey's Memory Challenge 1993
Mickey & Friends Print Studio 1995
Mickey Mouse Preschool 2000
Mickey Mouse Kindergarten 2000
Mickey Saves the Day: 3D Adventure 2001
Mickey's Typing Adventure 2012
Castle of Illusion 2013
Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two 2013

General information

Developer minisite
Steam Community Discussions


All versions require Steam DRM.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\pcrun.cfg[Note 1]
macOS (OS X)
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/227600/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <Steam-folder>\userdata\<user-id>\227600\remote\
macOS (OS X)
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/227600/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

In-game video settings.
In-game video settings.
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
See the WSGF entry.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See Borderless fullscreen windowed.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
FXAA enabled by default.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Enabled by default. Can be disabled in the graphics driver.
60 FPS
120+ FPS
Frame rate is capped at 67 FPS. See High frame rate.
Color blind mode

Borderless fullscreen windowed[edit]

Edit pcrun.cfg[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Edit pcrun.cfg.
  3. Change borderlesswindow from false to true.

High frame rate[edit]

Edit pcrun.cfg[citation needed]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Edit pcrun.cfg.
  3. Change framelimit from true to false.
  4. For 60 Hz users, disable vsync in the graphics driver.


In Toyland Act 3, there's a bug where Mickey falls below the floor and gets stuck. Enable the frame limiter to prevent it from happening.

Input settings[edit]

In-game control settings.
In-game control settings.
Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Three presets only.
Mouse acceleration
No mouse support.
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller support
XInput controllers only.
Full controller support
Achievements menu opens in Steam Overlay ( Shift+Tab ).[citation needed]
Controller remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Controller types
XInput-compatible controllers
Xbox button prompts
Impulse Trigger vibration
DualShock 4 controllers
Supported on OS X.
DualShock button prompts
Light bar support
Connection modes unknown
Tracked motion controllers
Generic/other controllers
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Button/key prompts will not switch over while the game is running.
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M

Audio settings[edit]

In-game audio settings.
In-game audio settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Narration can be toggled.
Surround sound
Verified up to 7.1 output.[1]
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost


Language UI Audio Sub Notes

VR support[edit]

3D modes Native Notes
Nvidia 3D Vision
Use Helix Mod: Castle of Illusion.

Other information[edit]


Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
OpenGL 2 macOS/OS X only.
Shader Model support 3
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Vista SP2
Processor (CPU) 2.8 GHz Dual Core
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 10 GB
Video card (GPU) ATI Radeon HD 2600
Nvidia GeForce 8600
DirectX 10 compatible
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.8.5
Processor (CPU) Intel Core 2 Duo 1.8 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 900 MB
Video card (GPU) 256 MB of VRAM
The following graphics cards are not supported on OS X: ATI Radeon X1xxx series, ATI Radeon HD2xxx series, Intel HD3000, Nvidia 7xxx series, Nvidia 8xxx series, Nvidia 9xxx series, Nvidia 3xx series and Nvidia 1xx series.


  1. When running this game without Administrator elevation, activity in %PROGRAMFILES%, %PROGRAMFILES(X86)%, and %WINDIR% might be redirected to %LOCALAPPDATA%\VirtualStore\ (more details).
  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>/227600/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (227600) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.