Oni

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Oni
Oni cover
Developers
Bungie Software
Mac OS The Omni Group
Mac OS Feral Interactive
Publishers
Gathering of Developers
Mac OS Feral Interactive
Release dates
Windows January 29, 2001
Mac OS (Classic) March 28, 2002
Oni guide at StrategyWiki
Oni at Wikipedia

Key points

The Anniversary Edition mod fixes compatibility issues and allows modding.
Small but dedicated community.
Very limited in-game options.

General information

Bungie.net - The developer's site
Rockstar's Official Oni page
Bungiepedia - A wiki for everything Bungie related
OniGalore - A very detailed wiki for everything Oni related
Oni.Bungie.org - One of the biggest Oni fan sites around

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
Windows
Mac OS
A demo is available

Essential improvements[edit]

Anniversary Edition[edit]

A major mod framework and patch for Oni, it allows users to manage and create mods for Oni. It also fixes many bugs left untouched by the original developers and adds modern PC and Intel Mac support.

It can be found at http://wiki.oni2.net/Anniversary_Edition

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows
Mac OS (Classic)

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows
Mac OS (Classic)

Video settings[edit]

In-game options menu.
In-game options menu.
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
See Widescreen resolution.
Multi-monitor
See Widescreen resolution.
Ultra-widescreen
See Widescreen resolution.
4K Ultra HD
See Widescreen resolution.
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Use Anniversary Edition.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Force through graphics card control panel
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Force through graphics card control panel
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Force through graphics card control panel
60 FPS
Intro cutscene runs at 15 FPS or 30 FPS with some mods.
120+ FPS

Widescreen resolution[edit]

Use Anniversary Edition and AR patch[1]
  1. Install Anniversary Edition mod to unlock all supported resolutions.
  2. Download Oni AR patch.
  3. Apply patch to Oni.exe depending on aspect ratio.
Use Anniversary Edition and patch .exe manually[1]
  1. Install Anniversary Edition mod to unlock all supported resolutions.
  2. Open Oni.exe with a hex editor such as HxD.
  3. Change the following bytes in Oni.exe.
    • Change 00 00 48 3F 00 00 A0 40 to A3 3F 29 3F 00 00 A0 40 for 16:10
    • Change 00 00 48 3F 00 00 A0 40 to 24 5E 19 3F 00 00 A0 40 for 16:9
    • Change 00 00 48 3F 00 00 A0 40 to 05 14 E9 3E 00 00 A0 40 for 2560x1080
    • Change 00 00 48 3F 00 00 A0 40 to 1C 55 E7 3E 00 00 A0 40 for 3440x1440
    • Change 00 00 48 3F 00 00 A0 40 to 1D 4C E6 3E 00 00 A0 40 for 3840x1600
    • Change 00 00 48 3F 00 00 A0 40 to 20 3F 69 3E 00 00 A0 40 for 48:10
    • Change 00 00 48 3F 00 00 A0 40 to 1C 18 52 3E 00 00 A0 40 for 48:9

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
Edit key_config.txt.[2] (3rd-party tools are also available.)
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.

Audio settings[edit]

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

Issues fixed[edit]

Crashes or refuses to run on modern versions of Windows[edit]

Install the Anniversary Edition to fix this issue.

Choppy and unsmooth mouse/keyboard control[edit]

With displays that run higher than 60 Hz, mouse/keyboard control will be choppy and unsmooth.
Use Hz patch[1]
  1. Download Oni Hz patch.
  2. Apply patch to Oni.exe depending on monitor refresh rate.
Patch .exe manually[1]
  1. Open Oni.exe with a hex editor such as HxD.
  2. Change the following bytes in Oni.exe.
    • Change BA 3C 00 00 00 to 53 BA 4B 00 00 00 for 75  Hz.
    • Change BA 3C 00 00 00 to 53 BA 55 00 00 00 for 85  Hz.
    • Change BA 3C 00 00 00 to 53 BA 78 00 00 00 for 120  Hz.
    • Change BA 3C 00 00 00 to 53 BA 90 00 00 00 for 144  Hz.
    • Change BA 3C 00 00 00 to 53 BA A5 00 00 00 for 165  Hz.
    • Change BA 3C 00 00 00 to 53 BA F0 00 00 00 for 240  Hz.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D
Windows only.
OpenGL
Mac OS only.
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 98 ME, 2000
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium III 266 MHz Intel Pentium III 400 MHz
System memory (RAM) 64 MB 96 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 800 MB
Video card (GPU) TNT2 or Rage 128
Mac OS
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 8 9
Processor (CPU) 300 MHz PowerPC PowerPC G4
System memory (RAM) 64 MB 128 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 800 MB
Video card (GPU) 3DFX Voodoo 2, ATI Rage Pro, ATI Rage 128
The Mac OS version of the game included a launcher that allowed Oni to be played under OS X.[citation needed]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Oni | WSGF
  2. Help with Oni's controls v1.6.1 - last accessed on 2018-01-09