Human Resource Machine

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Human Resource Machine
Human Resource Machine cover
Developers
Tomorrow Corporation
Linux Edward Rudd
Release dates
Windows October 15, 2015
macOS (OS X) October 15, 2015
Linux March 29, 2016[1]
Human Resource Machine guide at StrategyWiki
Human Resource Machine at Wikipedia
Human Resource Machine
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General information

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

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Official website
DRM-free
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Humble Store
DRM-free
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Steam
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Game data[edit]

Configuration file location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\Human Resource Machine\settings.txt
macOS (OS X) ~\Library\Application Support\Human Resource Machine\settings.txt
Linux $XDG_DATA_HOME\Tomorrow Corporation\Human Resource Machine\settings.txt
This game follows the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux.
See here for possible options.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\Human Resource Machine\profile.bin
macOS (OS X) ~\Library\Application Support\Human Resource Machine\profile.bin
Linux $XDG_DATA_HOME\Tomorrow Corporation\Human Resource Machine\profile.bin

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

General settings. Showing menu accessed with Esc with fullscreen toggle and quit. Back button is always visible and music toggle is visible during gameplay.
General settings. Showing menu accessed with Esc with fullscreen toggle and quit. Back button is always visible and music toggle is visible during gameplay.
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Available in the pause menu (press Esc). On Windows can also be toggled with F or Alt+ Enter.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Fullscreen is borderless windowed mode.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
On Windows, change vsync to 1 in the configuration file.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse, touch Native Notes
Remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Touchscreen optimised
Everything is controlled with pointer device and primary button. Can't toggle windowed.
Controller
Controller support
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Only music can be disabled while in game. Individual levels can be changed in the configuration file. Range is between 0 and 1.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Shown in settings as en.
Czech
Danish
Dutch
Shown in settings as nl.
French
Shown in settings as fr.
German
Shown in settings as de.
Hungarian
Italian
Shown in settings as it.
Norwegian
Polish
Shown in settings as pl.
Brazilian Portuguese
Shown in settings as pt.
Russian
Shown in settings as ru.
Spanish
Shown in settings as sp.
Swedish
Shown in settings as se.
Turkish
Traditional Chinese
Simplified Chinese
To change the language of the Steam version, you have to use the Steam properties for the application. For the DRM-free version, you have to modify the configuration file.

Other information[edit]

Configuration file structure and options[edit]

Setting
fullscreen Enables fullscreen. Can be set to 1 (enabled) or 0 (disabled).
language Sets the game language. Uses the system language when set to system. Use language codes from the localizations table.
volume_music Sets the volume of game music. Ranges from 0 to 1.0 (full volume).
volume_sfx Sets the volume of game sound effects. Ranges from 0 to 1.0 (full volume).
vsync Enables vertical synchronization. Can be set to 1 (enabled) or 0 (disabled).
See here for the location of the settings.txt file on each system.
An example structure of the configuration file:
fullscreen = 1
language = system
volume_music = 1.0
volume_sfx = 1.0
vsync = 1

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
OpenGL
OS X and Linux only.
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) XP
Processor (CPU) 1.5 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 200 MB
macOS (OS X)
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10.7
Processor (CPU) 1.5 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 200 MB
Video card (GPU) OpenGL 2.1 compatible
Linux
Minimum
Operating system (OS)
Processor (CPU) 1.5 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 200 MB
Video card (GPU) OpenGL 2.1 compatible

References