High on Life

Controls and Best Settings Guide

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This is a controls and best settings guide for High on Life. Read on to learn more about the button functions and best graphical settings in the game!

List of Controls

The controls listed are the default settings for Xbox and PC.

Movement Controls

Action Xbox One PC
Move Left stick WASD
Look Around XBOX - Right Stick Mouse Movement
Sprint XBOX - Left Stick Press Left Shift
Jump Tap XBOX - A Button Space
Jetpack Hold XBOX - A Button Hold Space
Dodge XBOX - B Button Left Control
Crouch XBOX - DPAD Down C

Combat Controls

Action Xbox One PC
Aim Down Sights XBOX - Left Trigger Right Click
Primary Fire XBOX - Right Trigger Left Click
Weapon Ability XBOX - Right Bumper Q
Reload XBOX - X Button R
Melee XBOX - Right Stick Press F
Next Weapon XBOX - DPAD Right Mouse Wheel Down
Previous Weapon XBOX - DPAD Left Mouse Wheel Up
Slide Dash XBOX - Left Stick + XBOX - B Button Shift + Left Control

Exploration Controls

Action Xbox One PC
Interact XBOX - Left Bumper E
Info Scanner XBOX - DPAD Up T
Inventory XBOX - Options Button I
Pause XBOX - Start Button Escape

Best Settings

Best Quality Settings

Settings Recommended
Window Mode Fullscreen
V-Sync On
Graphics Quality High
Motion Blur Enabled
View Distance Quality High
Anti Aliasing Quality High
Shadow Quality High
Post Process Quality High
Texture Quality High
Effects Quality High
Foliage Quality High
Mesh Quality High

Use these settings to enjoy High on Life with the best graphics and visuals. Make sure your PC can meet the recommended requirements to run the game properly on these settings.

System Requirements

Best Performance Settings

Settings Recommended
Window Mode Fullscreen
V-Sync Off
Graphics Quality Low
Motion Blur Disabled
View Distance Quality Low
Anti Aliasing Quality Low
Shadow Quality Low
Post Process Quality Low
Texture Quality Low
Effects Quality Low
Foliage Quality Low
Mesh Quality Low

If you are experiencing stutters and frame drops, use these settings to maximize performance at the cost of graphics fidelity.

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Tips and Tricks

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Is There an FOV Slider? What Happens if You Kill 5-Torg?
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Is There Character Creation? How to Upgrade Weapons
Can't Buy from Merchant Bug All Shop Locations
All Weapon Mods and How to Get Post Game Guide: What to Do After Beating High on Life
How to Use Warp Discs How to Stop Fans: Time Bubble Guide
How to Deflect How to Save: Is There Manual Save?
List of Bosses All Missable Achievements
All Dr. Gurgula Hint Locations What Happens If You Wait One Whole Hour?
All Enemy Types -
Achievement Guides
Gunning For Your Job Carried Stan's Load to Completion
Playing Card to Get Luglox Genocide
Sequel-Bait and Secret Ending Are You Packin'?
RIP Davey Glutes Seeing All the Sights
Mods Please Ban A Starfish is Born
We Paid For The Rights To Put A Whole Movie Epic Legendary Prize
Playing Favorites -
Farming Guides
How to Farm Pesos How to Farm Warp Crystals


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