Final Fantasy III

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Final Fantasy III
Final Fantasy III cover
Square Enix
Matrix Software
Windows DotEmu
Square Enix
Release dates
Windows May 27, 2014
Final Fantasy III guide at StrategyWiki
Final Fantasy III at Wikipedia
Final Fantasy
Final Fantasy VII 1998
Final Fantasy VIII 2000
Final Fantasy XI 2003
Final Fantasy XIV 2010
Final Fantasy VII (2012) 2012
Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn 2013
Final Fantasy VIII (2013) 2013
Final Fantasy III 2014
Final Fantasy IV 2014
Final Fantasy XIII 2014
Final Fantasy XIII-2 2014
Final Fantasy IV: The After Years 2015
Final Fantasy Type-0 HD‎ 2015
Final Fantasy V 2015
Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII 2015
Final Fantasy VI 2015
Final Fantasy IX 2016
Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster 2016
Mobius Final Fantasy 2017
World of Final Fantasy 2017
Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age 2018
Final Fantasy XV 2018
Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition 2018
Final Fantasy Awakening TBA

Key points

A mobile port based on the Android version of the game.
Frame rate is capped at 30 FPS.[1][2]

General information

Steam Community Discussions


All versions require Steam DRM.

Essential improvements[edit]

Menu replacement mod and new font[edit]

Turns most of the PC version's Android/iOS menus into the traditional menus found in most Final Fantasy games.
Also includes optional mods to double or half required EXP to level.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\FF3_Win32\FF3.ini
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/239120/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\FF3_Win32\<user-id>\
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/239120/pfx/[Note 1]
3 save slots + 1 quicksave slot available.

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud
Save file, key bindings, and resolution.

Video settings[edit]

Graphics option Option Notes
Widescreen resolution
Unusually, runs in a 5:3 aspect ratio rather than 16:9. Running in other resolutions will cause the game to be letterboxed or pillarboxed.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Option in launcher to enable/disable Fullscreen mode.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Frame rate is capped at 30 FPS.[1]

Input settings[edit]

No mouse support in-game.
Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Keys can be remapped via the launcher.
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller support
Full controller support
The launcher cannot be navigated with a controller, though it only requires one click to get into the game.
Controller remapping
Controller input can be remapped via the launcher. Displays buttons as Button #.
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Music and Sound are separate sliders in game.
Surround sound
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
Pauses entire game on focus lost. Can enable or disable in launcher settings.


Language UI Audio Sub Notes

Other information[edit]


Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Operating system (OS) Vista, 7, 8
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 4 2.4 GHz
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 800 MB


  1. 1.0 1.1 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>/239120/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (239120) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.