The Cat Lady

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The Cat Lady
The Cat Lady cover
Developers
Harvester Games
Publishers
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Engines
Adventure Game Studio
Release dates
Windows December 1, 2012
Linux April 20, 2014
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General information

GOG.com Community Discussions
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)
StarForce 5 DRM. Rare release.
Windows
Publisher website
DRM-free
Option of Steam key for higher price.
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Windows
GOG.com
DRM-free
Windows
Humble Store
DRM-free
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Windows
Steam
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Windows
Linux

Essential improvements[edit]

Patches[edit]

The Cat Lady updates

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\acsetup.cfg[Note 1]
Linux <path-to-game>/acsetup.cfg

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %USERPROFILE%\Saved Games\Cat Lady
Linux $XDG_DATA_HOME/ags/Cat Lady/
This game follows the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux.

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

External options menu (Windows only).
External options menu (Windows only).
In-game options menu.
In-game options menu.
Graphics option Option Notes
Widescreen resolution
Game displays in 4:3.
Renders at 800x600 which is then scaled either with nearest neighbour or linear interpolation.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Frame rate is capped at 40 FPS.

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
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

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
Brazilian Portuguese
Finnish
French
German
Hungarian
Italian
Russian
Spanish

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
DirectDraw 5
OpenGL
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP, Vista, 7
Processor (CPU)
System memory (RAM) 512 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2 GB
Video card (GPU) DirectX 9 compatible
Linux
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Debian 7
Processor (CPU)
System memory (RAM) 512 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2 GB

Notes

  1. When running this game without Administrator elevation, activity in %PROGRAMFILES%, %PROGRAMFILES(X86)%, and %WINDIR% might be redirected to %LOCALAPPDATA%\VirtualStore\ (more details).

References