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Leisure Suit Larry: Magna Cum Laude

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Leisure Suit Larry: Magna Cum Laude
Leisure Suit Larry: Magna Cum Laude cover
Developers
High Voltage Software
Publishers
Vivendi Games
Release dates
Windows October 5, 2004
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General information

Leisure Suit Larry Omnipedia - Leisure Suit Larry Wiki
Hardcore Gaming 101 - Comprehensive feature on the series
GOG.com Community Discussions for game series
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
SecuROM 5 DRM.
The game was released in two versions: censored and uncensored. See: Version differences.
Windows
GOG.com
DRM-free
Uncut & Uncensored Version
Windows
Steam
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Uncut & Uncensored Version
Windows

Version differences[edit]

The original American release is the censored version. It was released as Leisure Suit Larry: Magna Cum Laude.
The international release is uncensored. It was released as Leisure Suit Larry: Magna Cum Laude (Uncut) in Europe and re-released in the US as Leisure Suit Larry: Magna Cum Laude (Uncut and Uncensored!).

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/765900/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\SaveGames\
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/765900/pfx/[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Config Utility.
Config Utility.
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anti-aliasing (AA)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Enabled by default. Can be forced off through video driver.
Even with a 60 FPS limiter the game still requires vsync for some minigames to function.
60 FPS
120+ FPS
Exceeding 60 FPS results in speeded up minigames and physics.
An external Configuration Tool can be accessed with <path-to-game>\ConfigUtil.exe.

Input settings[edit]

Key remapping in Config Utility.
Key remapping in Config Utility.
Input settings.
Input settings.
Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
X-axis can also be inverted.
Controller
Controller support
Full controller support
Manual mapping through the configuration tool is required.
Controller remapping
Controller sensitivity
Shares the same option with the mouse.
Controller Y-axis inversion
X-axis can also be inverted.
Controller types
XInput-compatible controllers
Xbox button prompts
Keyboard button prompts only.
Impulse Trigger vibration
DualShock 4 controllers
Tracked motion controllers
Generic/other controllers
DirectInput controllers are supported.
Button prompts
Additional information
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback
Simultaneous controller+KB/M

Audio settings[edit]

Audio settings.
Audio settings.
Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Music, Sound FX, Cinema
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Dutch
Not available on GOG.com and Steam.
French
Not available on GOG.com and Steam.
German
Not available on Steam.
Italian
Not available on Steam.
Russian
Not available on GOG.com and Steam.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
64-bit executable

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes
Audio CRI Middleware

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 98SE, 2000, XP XP
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium III 800 MHz
AMD Athlon 800 MHz
Intel Pentium 4 1.5 GHz
AMD Athlon XP
System memory (RAM) 128 MB (98SE, ME)
256 MB (2000, XP)
256 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1.5 GB
Video card (GPU) 32 MB of VRAM
DirectX 9.0b compatible
128 MB of VRAM

Notes

  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>/765900/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (765900) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

References