Hello Neighbor

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Hello Neighbor
Hello Neighbor cover
Developers
Dynamic Pixels
Publishers
tinyBuild
Engines
Unreal Engine 4
Release dates
Windows December 8, 2017
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General information

GOG.com Community Discussions
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

A demo is available from GOG.com and Steam.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\HelloNeighbor\Config\[Note 1]
%LOCALAPPDATA%\HelloNeighbor\Saved\Config\WindowsNoEditor\
Microsoft Store %LOCALAPPDATA%\Packages\tinyBuildGames.770145A14A21_3sz1pp2ynv2xe\LocalState\HelloNeighbor\Saved\Config\UWP
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/521890/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %LOCALAPPDATA%\HelloNeighbour\Saved\
Microsoft Store
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/521890/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Origin
Steam Cloud
Not mentioned on the Steam store page.[1]
Xbox Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Game uses desktop resolution; in-game resolution options only affect clarity of render. Use the -ResX=XXXX -ResY=YYYY -FullscreenMode=1 -Fullscreen command line arguments to set a custom resolution (switching back and forth to windows mode using Alt+ Enter may be required for changes to take effect).
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
Image is Vert-. FOV cannot be properly adjusted to compensate.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
See Field of view (FOV).
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS
120+ FPS
Frame rate capped at 60 fps. See High frame rate.
High dynamic range display (HDR)

Field of view (FOV)[edit]

Change FOV scaling to Hor+[2]
  1. Go to the configuration file(s) location.
  2. Open Engine.ini.
  3. Add the following to the end of the file and save it.
[/Script/Engine.LocalPlayer]
AspectRatioAxisConstraint=AspectRatio_MaintainYFOV

Notes

This solution dramatically increases the FOV. Only recommended for multi-monitor set-ups or for those who want an extremely high FOV.

High frame rate[edit]

High frame rate[3]
  1. Open <path-to-game>\HelloNeighbor\Config\DefaultEngine.ini.
  2. Change MaxSmoothedFrameRate to a higher cap; alternately, remove the frame rate cap entirely by setting bSmoothFrameRate to false.
  3. Save the changes and close the editor.

Notes

May cause unintended gameplay effects.

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Arabic
Simplified Chinese
Traditional Chinese
Czech
Danish
Dutch
Finnish
French
German
Greek
Hungarian
Italian
Japanese
Korean
Norwegian
Polish
Portuguese
Brazilian Portuguese
Russian
Spanish
Swedish
Turkish

VR support[edit]

3D modes Native Notes
Nvidia 3D Vision
See Helix Mod: Hello Neighbor (DX11).
Headsets Native Notes
HTC Vive
Oculus Rift
OSVR
Windows Mixed Reality
Devices Native Notes
Tracked motion controllers
See Input settings for details.
Traditional controller
See Input settings for details.
Keyboard/Mouse
Play area Native Notes
Standing

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 10, 11
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Physics PhysX
Audio Vorbis

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 7
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i5
System memory (RAM) 6 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 5 GB
Video card (GPU) Nvidia GeForce GT 770
DirectX 12 compatible

Notes

  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>/521890/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (521890) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References

  1. Hello Neighbor · AppID: 521890 · Steam Database
  2. Verified by User:Joylock on 04 Feb 2019
  3. Verified by User:Joylock on 12 May 2018