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Required:
Windows 7/8/10 (64-bit OS required)
Intel Core i5-2300 2.8 GHz/AMD Phenom II X4 945 3.0 GHz or equivalent
8 GB RAM
30 GB free HDD space
NVIDIA GTX 550 Ti 2GB/AMD Radeon HD 7870 2GB or equivalent


Recommended:
Windows 7/8/10 (64-bit OS required)
Intel Core i7 4790 3.6 GHz/AMD FX-9590 4.7 GHz or equivalent
8 GB RAM
30 GB free HDD space
NVIDIA GTX 780 3GB/AMD Radeon R9 290X 4GB or equivalent

More CPU than I thought it would take, ...but a little less than I thought on the GPU side for Nvidia.


Also, support for XB1 and 360 controllers!!
Edited by thegreatsquare - 10/8/15 at 8:16am
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Ohh 64bit only, nice.
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Those system requirements are absurd. This looks like it's going to be an unoptimised piece of crap.
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Ohh 64bit only, nice.

...I didn't even get around to noticing that.


Good Bye x86.exe!! buttkick.gif
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in a world where the 550ti is equivalent to an amd gpu that performed around the 580's levels
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Eeks, I figured I would be ok specs wise. The recommended specs are pretty crazy. That is either a really good thing, or a really bad thing. I'm guessing bad frown.gif. On the bright side 64 bit only is awesome.
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LMAO. For a game that looks like that and likely recycles Skyrim's engine.
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Translation: no one from Bethesda called up AMD during the production of this game.

290x == 780? Not in 2015 it doesn't.
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in a world where the 550ti is equivalent to an amd gpu that performed around the 580's levels

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LMAO. For a game that looks like that and likely recycles Skyrim's engine.

I know, right?

How can this game require a 780 / 290X? The graphics are... not very good. I mean, the minimum system requirements are pretty much on par with GTA V's recommended system requirements!
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Translation: no one from Bethesda called up AMD during the production of this game.

290x == 780? Not in 2015 it doesn't.

Comparing a GTX 550 ti to a HD 7870 is far more ludicrous, borderline insulting.
    
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Those system requirements are absurd. This looks like it's going to be an unoptimised piece of crap.

1. System requirements anymore that game publishers put out are almost always pure fantasy and in no way really accurate.

2. This is one of the reasons no one tries to push the limit on PC graphics in games anymore. If a game isn't able to run on someone's potato system then it automatically is an "unoptimised piece of crap." If a game doesn't have "Crysis" somewhere in the title it better not try to push it at all or everyone plays the unoptimised card.

3. It's going to be a huge open world with (from what little I've seen from promotional footage) pretty awesome looking graphics, I could see it needing some horsepower. And really, the "required" specs aren't that high at all.
Edited by madpossum - 10/8/15 at 8:29am
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