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post #11 of 18
the reason ram and other specs may seem alittle high for this game is the massive amounts of soldiers that you have moving around the field. With any total war game, you can have a battle of 3000 vs 3000 soldiers(plus reinforcements adding when troops fall)...all moving around, fighting, changing formations, etc. This isnt the typical 200 unit maximum or whatever RTS, this series is all about massive battles..which is an insane amount of fun
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post #12 of 18
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Yeah my computer from mid-2005 would be below min specs (6600gt has 128mb of GDDR3). I'd say min specs are 2005/6. Which means you've gotta have updated your computer in the last 2 or three years, which a lot of people are likely to not have.
If you havn't within the last 2 or 3 years then you probably arent going to play this anyways and already have a console.
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This game will be making use of physics effects for the cannon fire and breaking of ships, IIRC. So on the higher settings it should be a real treat to see in action!
    
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post #14 of 18
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minimum specs are probably like BARE MINIMUM...my 5 year old dell with a Fx 5200 could play Medieval Total war 2 on the LOWEST settings and could run about 2000 troops at once. Cities seemed to have high res textures no matter what settings so i could barely play city sieges.
    
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not that bad...

been looking forward to these...
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This game is gonna be dah shiz!

i remember playing MT2 and wondering why i couldnt create battle objects like ant cavalry stakes
    
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If you havn't within the last 2 or 3 years then you probably arent going to play this anyways and already have a console.
Don't be so up your ass man, most people don't build or buy themselves a new computer every two or three years alot of people keep them for a fair while longer than that and still want to play games.
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I usually upgrade every six months on video cards. Feb 8600gt, June 3850,Sep 8800gt, Dec 4870 but it died:<
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