Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire cover
Developers
EA UK
Publishers
Electronic Arts
Engines
RenderWare
Release dates
Windows November 8, 2005
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire at Wikipedia

Warnings

SafeDisc retail DRM no longer functions properly on Windows Vista and later (see Availability for affected versions).
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Key points

No graphics settings.
No mouse support.

General information

Harry Potter Wiki - A massive wiki for the Harry Potter universe

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
CD key
SafeDisc v4 DRM[Note 1]
Windows
SafeDisc retail DRM no longer functions properly on Windows Vista and later (see above for affected versions).
Demo is available here.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\Electronic Arts\Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire\

Video settings[edit]

Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
800x600 only.
Widescreen resolutions can be hacked but the image will be stretched. See the WSGF entry for details.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
800x600 only.
Widescreen resolutions can be hacked but the image will be stretched. See the WSGF entry for details.
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
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)
On by default. Can be forced off through the graphics card control panel.
60 FPS
120+ FPS
Capped at 60 FPS.

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Mouse acceleration
No mouse support.
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
Full controller support
Controllers must be manually configured through <path-to-game>\GofControls.exe.
Controller remapping
Partial, through <path-to-game>\GofControls.exe.
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Controller types
XInput-compatible controllers
Xbox button prompts
Impulse Trigger vibration
DualShock 4 controllers
Tracked motion controllers
Generic/other controllers
Generic DirectInput controllers are supported.
Button prompts
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M
Keyboard only.

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Czech
Danish
Dutch
Finnish
French
German
Italian
Norwegian
Polish
Local retail version only.
Portuguese
Russian
Local retail version only.
Spanish
Swedish

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
3 Co-op
LAN play
Online play

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 2000, XP
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium III 1.2 GHz
AMD Athlon equivalent
System memory (RAM) 256 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1.2 GB
Video card (GPU) ATI Radeon 7500
32 MB of VRAM

Notes

  1. SafeDisc retail DRM does not work on Windows 10[1] and is disabled by default on Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows 8.1 when the KB3086255 update is installed.[2]

References