Hard To Be A God

Hard to Be a God is a role playing game with adventure and espionage elements based on a storyline of the novel with the same name by Strugatsky brothers.

Support summary
Screen change: 

Widescreen Method: 
  • .ini edit
Widescreen HUD: 
  • Proper

Ultra/Super-Wide Method: 
Ultra/Super-Wide HUD: 

Multi-monitor Method: 
  • None
Multi-monitor HUD: 
  • Optimized

4k UHD Method: 
4k UHD HUD: 

Rendered cut-scenes: 
  • N/A
FMV cut-scenes: 
  • N/A
Game information
Game status:
Release Date:
Friday, 19 October, 2007

Tested Version: 

Play styles: 


Developer feedback: 

Steam ID's: 
391030, , , ,
Comparison Screenshots
  • 4:3 Screenshot
    Hard To Be A God
  • 16:9 Screenshot
    Hard To Be A God
  • Super-Wide (32:9) Screenshot
    Hard To Be A God
  • Eyefinity / Surround Screenshot
    Hard To Be A God
Solutions & Issues
Baseline (Widescreen) Solution & Issues

You have to start the game and make a profile then quit the game and go to the install folder, my profile was called Witcher and this is my install location:

I:\PCgames\Hard to be a God\Profiles\Witcher

Edit the file called local.ini and change these two lines to what you need:

g_width 1920
g_height 1080

Ultra/Super-Wide (21:9/32:9) Specific Solution & Issues

Eyefinity / Surround Specific Solution & Issues

4k UHD Specific Solution & Issues

Stereoscopic-3D Solution & Issues

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Submitted by voorhees1979 on 11 January, 2014 - 17:28
Updated by Garrett on 4 October, 2016 - 06:55