Devil May Cry HD Collection

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Devil May Cry HD Collection
Devil May Cry HD Collection cover
Developers
Original games Capcom
Remastered NeoBards
Publishers
Capcom
Release dates
Windows March 13, 2018
Devil May Cry HD Collection guide at StrategyWiki
Devil May Cry
Devil May Cry 3: Dante's Awakening 2005
Devil May Cry 4 2008
DmC: Devil May Cry 2013
Devil May Cry 4 Special Edition 2015
Devil May Cry HD Collection 2018
Devil May Cry 5 2019

Key points

Remastered version of Devil May Cry, Devil May Cry 2 and Devil May Cry 3: Special Edition, which hadn't previously been released on PC (with the exception of the 3rd game).
Keyboard support is barebones, and there is no mouse support in-game. A controller is recommended.
Devil May Cry 1 is missing some video effects (like motion blur, depth of field) and has audio bugs.[1]

General information

Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
GamersGate
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Windows
Green Man Gaming
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Windows
Humble Store
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Windows
Steam
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Windows
Twitch Twitch Desktop App
Windows
Twitch Twitch Desktop App DMC 1 only. Free for Twitch Prime users.
Windows
A free demo including Devil May Cry 1 HD will be given to Twitch Prime subscribers for free, starting March 6th.[2]

Downloadable content (DLC) and expansions

Name Notes
Theme Stylish! Free
Windows

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\My Games\Devil May Cry HD Collection\options.sav
Steam <Steam-folder>\userdata\<user-id>\631510\remote\options.sav
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/631510/pfx/[Note 1]
Can be opened with a text editor.
Applies to all games.
Changing options in the launcher will overwrite this.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Documents\My Games\Devil May Cry HD Collection\dmc*.sav
Steam <Steam-folder>\userdata\<user-id>\631510\remote\dmc*.sav
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/631510/pfx/[Note 1]
Stored individually per game as dmc1.sav, dmc2.sav, and dmc3.sav.

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Video Settings (main launcher).
Video Settings (main launcher).
Options.sav file.
Options.sav file.
Graphics option Option Notes
Widescreen resolution
Limited to 1920x1080 by default. Use DMC HD Launcher Fix to unlock all resolutions.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
FoV remains as if in 16:9, even with custom resolutions.
4K Ultra HD
Use DMC HD Launcher Fix.
Field of view (FOV)
Uses fixed camera angles.
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
On/Off toggle for post processing AA.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
On by default. Can be forced off through the graphics card control panel.
60 FPS
120+ FPS
Locked at 60 FPS.

Post processing mods and custom textures[edit]

The 3D Vision fix includes toggles for cutscene black bars, depth of field, bloom, ghosting, etc, with rebindable keys.
These textures include HD artworks, HD moons, Dante's hair transparency fix for DMC3 and other alternative mods. They need Special K to work.
Links
  1. See the Devil May Cry HD Collection 3D Vision Fix.
  2. More in-depth explanation about textures in the Steam discussions thread.

Input settings[edit]

Input Settings (main launcher).
Input Settings (main launcher).
Keyboard Input Rebind options (main launcher).
Keyboard Input Rebind options (main launcher).
Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
Mouse acceleration
No mouse support in-game.
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Launcher only.
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
Full controller support
Controller remapping
"HD" and "Classic" presets for DMC1, no options for DMC2, fully rebindable in DMC3SE.
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Additional information
Button prompts
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M
Keyboard only.

Audio settings[edit]

Audio Settings (main launcher).
Audio Settings (main launcher).
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Stereo output only. 2.1 soundmix for certain FMVs.
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Simplified Chinese
Traditional Chinese
French
German
Italian
Japanese
Spanish
Russian
Fan translation. Available here.

Issues unresolved[edit]

Devil May Cry 1 Crashing on AMD Phenom/Athlon CPUs[edit]

Several users are reporting that Devil May Cry 1 will not run on AMD Phenom processors due to a lack of SSE4.1 support.[3]
DMC 2 and DMC 3 SE do not appear to have this problem.
The AMD FX lineup is not affected.

VR support[edit]

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

A 64-bit operating system is required.
Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7 8.1, 10
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i3 Series Intel Core i7-3770 3.4 GHz
System memory (RAM) 4 GB 8 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 12 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GTX 760
AMD Radeon R7 260X
DirectX 9.0 compatible
Nvidia GeForce GTX 960

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 File/folder structure within this directory reflects the path(s) used for Windows game data (use Wine regedit to access Windows registry paths). The app ID (631510) may differ in some cases.

References