Welcome to Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse

This ReadMe file accompanies version 1.0

Originally developed by SEGA Studios Australia
Developed for Mac by Feral Interactive Limited
Published for Mac by Feral Interactive Limited


Contents

  1. Installation
  2. Getting Started
  3. Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse Performance Tips
  4. Macintosh Specific Extras - Pre-game Options Window
  5. Uninstalling
  6. System Requirements
  7. Technical Support
  8. Warranty
  1. Installation

    As part of the Steam download process, the game has already been installed on your computer. To start playing the game, read the Getting Started section.

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  2. Getting Started

    1. Double-click on the Steam application icon. By default this is located in the Applications folder on your computer's hard drive.

    2. If you are not already signed in, the Steam Login dialog will appear. Enter your account name and password, then select Login.

    3. The Steam application will launch. Select the Library tab.

    4. In the library, highlight Castle of Illusion in the list of games on the left-hand side of the window, then select Play.

    5. The Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse pre-game Options window will appear. Click the Play button. The game will launch.

    6. After the loading screens, the Title screen will appear. Press the Return (↩) key.

    7. After the opening video, the Main Menu will appear. Select New Game.

    8. The opening video will continue. After the opening video, you'll find Mickey outside the Castle of Illusion, where Mizrabel is holding Minnie captive…

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  3. Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse Performance Tips

    The most important factors in determining how smoothly Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse plays are your CPU speed, the amount of built-in RAM, the type of graphics card in your computer and the in-game settings you select.

    Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse is playable with the minimum specifications listed below, but it will play more smoothly on faster computers with more RAM. However, if you are dissatisfied with the performance of the game on your computer, there are a couple of things you can do that are likely to improve performance:


    In addition to these general Mac actions, there are numerous specific in-game settings you can select to speed up the game. These are listed below in order of performance improvement (largest improvement first). Move down the list adjusting settings until you find an acceptable balance between performance and graphics.


    NOTE: All of these settings are found in either the pre-game Options window under the Video tab or within the game under Help and OptionsVideo, accessible from the Main Menu.

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  4. Macintosh Specific Extras - Pre-game Options Window

    Feral games come with a pre-game Options window, this is accessed by holding down the Command (⌘) key when you start the game. This window offers Mac-specific extra features, described below.

    Extras Tab - iTunes Pausing
    Selecting this feature will automatically pause any currently playing song in iTunes while Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse is running. Playback will be resumed when the game is quit or paused.

    Extras Tab - iChat or Messages Away Status
    Selecting this feature will automatically set your iChat (called "Messages" in OS X 10.8 or later) status to "away" while Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse is running. You can select different "away" messages from the pop-up menu. The "away" options are taken from the user's iChat (or Messages) status listings.

    Support Tab - Support - A Helping Hand
    If you encounter a problem with Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse, you can use the Support tab to consult Feral's online FAQs. If your problem is not covered by the FAQs, you can contact Feral using the automated game report system. This automatically creates a file with information about your computer that is useful to the Feral Technical Support team in helping to solve the problem.

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  5. Uninstalling

    To uninstall Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse, follow these steps:

    1. Double-click on the Steam application icon. By default this is located in the Applications folder on your computer's hard drive.

    2. If you are not already signed in, the Steam Login dialog will appear. Enter your account name and password, then select Login.

    3. The Steam application will launch. Select the Library tab.

    4. In the library, right-click on Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse in the list of games on the left-hand side of the window, then select Delete Local Content....

    5. A dialog will appear confirming that you wish to delete all the game content. Select Delete.

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  6. System Requirements

    Minimum System Requirements
    Processor: 1.8 GHz
    RAM: 4 GHz
    Graphics: 256 MHz
    Mac OS: Mac OS X 10.8.5
    Hard Disk: 900 MHz
    Input: Keyboard

    Recommended System Requirements
    Processor: 2.4 GHz
    RAM: 8 GHz
    Graphics: 512 MHz
    Mac OS: Mac OS X 10.9.3
    Hard Disk: 900 MHz
    Input: Gamepad

    The following graphics cards are not supported: ATI X1xxx Series, ATI Radeon HD2xxx Series, Intel HD3000, Nvidia 7xxx Series, Nvidia 9xxx Series, Nvidia 1xx Series, Nvidia 8xxx Series and Nvidia 3xx Series.

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  7. Technical Support

    Every effort has been made to make Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse as compatible with current hardware as possible. However, if you are experiencing problems when running Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse, please read on.

    The latest version of the FAQs can be found by selecting the View FAQs button in the Support tab of the Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse pre-game Options window (this is the window that opens when you launch the game), or by going straight to the Feral website: http://support.feralinteractive.com

    Contacting Feral

    If the FAQs and/or updates do not solve your problem, then please feel free to contact us. The following information must be obtained before contacting Feral Technical Support:


    All the information required can be obtained by opening Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse and clicking on the Support tab in the Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse pre-game Options window. In the Support tab, click on the Generate Report button. Once the report is generated it will appear as a file in your ~/Downloads folder (the “~” symbol refers to your home directory). Now click on the Create Email button. Remember to attach the Castle of Illusion Report.txt file to your e-mail.

    In your e-mail, please include a brief description of the problem you have experienced with Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse. We will do our best to help you.

    E-Mail: support@feralinteractive.com

    If you prefer to speak with a member of the support team, you may call on the following numbers:

    North America Callers
    Tel: 1-888-997-6752 (Toll Free)

    United Kingdom Callers
    Tel: 020 8875 9787
    Available between 9.00am and 6.00pm, Monday to Friday.

    International Callers
    Tel: +44 20 8875 9787
    Available between 9.00am and 5.00pm GMT, Monday to Friday.

    Outside of these hours, please leave a message with your name, number and the game for which you are seeking support.

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  8. Warranty

    Please check the warranty information provided by Steam.

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