Disney's Hercules

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Disney's Hercules
Disney's Hercules cover
Developers
Eurocom
Publishers
Disney Interactive Studios
Release dates
Windows October 24, 1997
Disney's Hercules at Wikipedia
Hercules
Subseries of Disney
Disney's Animated Storybook: Hercules 1997
Disney's Hercules 1997
Hades Challenge 1998

Key points

Also known in Europe as Disney's Action Game Featuring Hercules.

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
Windows

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\DISNEY.INI

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Disney Interactive\Hercules\1.00\Config
An internal save feature exists, you need to use F3 at the main game screen to choose your previously unlocked level you want to play.
The game also uses a system of "passwords" for the user to access each level they reach.

Video settings[edit]

In-game video settings.
In-game video settings.

Input settings[edit]

In-game keyboard settings.
In-game keyboard settings.
In-game gamepad settings.
In-game gamepad settings.

Audio settings[edit]

In-game audio settings.
In-game audio settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Sounds and music can only be on/off.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

Issues fixed[edit]

CDDA Sound Playback Issue[edit]

As an old game, the audio can be played with the CD into a modern Windows only if the letter of the drive is the first alphabetically of all CDs periphical (virtual included)

Graphics issue on Windows 10[edit]

3D may not be rendered properly on recent Windows, use MS dgvoodoo dll

Install on modern computer[edit]

Use a 32-bit installer[citation needed]
  1. Copy all of the files from the game's CD to a new folder.
  2. Download InstallShield 3 32-bit Generic Installer and extract setup32.exe to the folder.
  3. Run setup32.exe.
  4. Delete the folder when you are finished.

System requirements[edit]

Windows[1]
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 95
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 90 MHz
System memory (RAM) 16 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 57 MB
Video card (GPU) 256 color compatible
Sound (audio device) 16-bit compatible

References