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post #1 of 9
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Which Total War games wouldn't be out of the question when using my netbook?

Currently I'm using Windows 8 Developer Build and the model for the Netbook is an Asus 1001PXD, 1GB DDR3 RAM(looking to upgrade to 2GB's this week), 1.6GHz Intel Atom Processor(N455) and an SSD(Installed the SSD myself).

I'm just looking for something to get my Strategy fix xD
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post #2 of 9
I would say everything before Medieval 2 probably. Rome I think would probably be the last one you could run.

However even that might be a bit iffy, definitely have to keep the unit size medium or below probably.
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With the integrated Intel graphics, it's going to be a pretty bad experience. Even Rome TW might suffer.
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Alright, gonna at least try, if not at least it wasn't a wasted purchase seeing how I have my desktop smile.gif
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post #5 of 9
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Originally Posted by Ryko;15425079 
I'm just looking for something to get my Strategy fix xD

No, with those specs. If you need a strat game with super low-end requirements go Civ series.
 
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post #6 of 9
anything that involves polygons your netbook will get slayed.

if you want decent gaming performance from a netbook it will have to be from an asus 1215T or higher due to the ion2 gpu.
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post #7 of 9
Rome Total War lags heavily on the battlefield.
    
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If none of the total war games run well I suggest Age of Empires 2. That will run easily on a netbook.
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post #9 of 9
Age of Mythology works well on NM10 based netbooks
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