Hexcells Plus

Posted : admin On 1/25/2022

Hexcells Plus is a standalone expansion to the ambient puzzle game Hexcells. It offers 36 new puzzles based on the same gameplay mechanics as the original game. Just like the original title they are divided into six groups and a new group is unlocked after achieving a certain score. PC / Computer - Hexcells Plus - The #1 source for video game sounds on the internet!

Hexcells Plus
Developers
Engines
FormerUnity 4[Note 1]
Unity 5[Note 2]
Release dates
WindowsDecember 2013[3]
macOS (OS X)December 2013[3]
LinuxDecember 2013[3]
Taxonomy
MicrotransactionsNone
ModesSingleplayer
PacingRelaxed
PerspectivesFlip screen, Top-down view
ControlsPoint and select
GenresPuzzle
Art stylesAbstract
SeriesHexcells
Hexcells
Hexcells2013
Hexcells Plus2013
Hexcells Infinite2014
  • 2Game data
  • 5Audio settings
  • 6Other information

General information

PlusHexcells plus 5-5
Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

SourceDRMNotesKeysOS
Humble Store Packaged with Hexcells and Hexcells Infinite.
Steam

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

SystemLocation
Windows <path-to-game>saves[Note 3]
macOS (OS X)
Linux ~/.config/unity3d/Matthew Brown/Hexcells Plus
Hexcells
It's unknown whether this game follows the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux. Please fill in this information.

Save game data location[edit]

SystemLocation
Windows <path-to-game>saves[Note 3]
macOS (OS X)
Linux ~/.config/unity3d/Matthew Brown/Hexcells Plus/
Hexcells
To remove data in-game, press and hold Shift and 1, 2 or 3 in main menu to erase corresponding save data.

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

SystemNativeNotes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Unity launcher.
Games main menu, showing only available option in game - audio mute in bottom left corner.
Graphics featureStateNotes
Widescreen resolution
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreenPillarboxed 16:9, side bars are filled with background color.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowedEnable windowed mode and use the -popupwindowparameter.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS

Input settings[edit]

Keyboard and mouseStateNotes
RemappingIn unity launcher.
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller supportSee the glossary page for potential workarounds.

Audio settings[edit]

Audio featureStateNotes
Separate volume controlsMute only.
Surround sound
SubtitlesNo speech.
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Hexcells plus 4-6
LanguageUIAudioSubNotes
English

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specsSupportedNotes
Direct3D7, 9
OpenGL
Executable32-bit64-bitNotes
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS)XP
Processor (CPU)2.0 GHz
System memory (RAM)2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD)
Video card (GPU) Shader model 2.0 support
Total size after installation at August 25, 2016 was 66 MB.
[4]
macOS (OS X)
Minimum
Operating system (OS)10.5
Processor (CPU)2.0 GHz
System memory (RAM)2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD)
Video card (GPU) Shader model 2.0 support
Linux
Minimum
Operating system (OS)Ubuntu 10.04
Processor (CPU)2.0 GHz
System memory (RAM)2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD)
Video card (GPU) Shader model 2.0 support

Notes

Hexcells Plus 3-6

  1. Unity engine build: 4.3.1f1[1]
  2. Unity engine build: 5.6.3f1[2]
  3. 3.03.1When running this game without elevated privileges (Run as administrator option), write operations against a location below %PROGRAMFILES%, %PROGRAMDATA%, or %WINDIR% might be redirected to %LOCALAPPDATA%VirtualStore on Windows Vista and later (more details).

References

Hexcells Plus 5-5

  1. Verified by User:Vetle on 2017-05-25
  2. Verified by User:Mastan on 2020-12-07
  3. 3.03.13.2Matthew Brown Presskit - Hexcells Plus - last accessed on 2016-08-25
    'Release date: December, 2013'
  4. Verified by User:Marioysikax on 2016-08-25