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The Minimum Requirements

Processor: Core 2Duo 2.2 GHz or dual core AMD 2.5 GHz
RAM: 1GB Win XP/ 2GB Vista/7
Graphics: GeForce 8800 512MB or Radeon (HD3850 512 MB)
HDD Space: 16 GB

The Recommended Requirements

Processor: Quad Core Intel or AMD
RAM: 3GB Win XP/ 4GB Vista/7
Graphics: GeForce 260 1GB or (HD4850 1GB)
HDD Space: 16 GB
Source:
http://pc.ign.com/articles/115/1159788p1.html
Sorry if this has been posted already, I didn't see it. First news article btw
Edited by mcole254 - 4/7/11 at 5:45pm
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Seeing a lot of games using the 260 now as their standard for recommended. Good to see the upgrade from the 8800/9800 area.
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Wow, steep requirements. I like it!

The game looks beautiful!
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I find it interesting that a quad is recommend, maybe it's coded to use up to 4 cores?
    
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Originally Posted by BigFan View Post
I find it interesting that a quad is recommend, maybe it's coded to use up to 4 cores?
actually a lot of newer games support quads now, and since this is on a completely new engine, i'd be VERY disappointed if it didn't.
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About the same requirements as Crysis2? I've had high hopes for this game ever since I saw the first trailer for it.
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i'm so tempted to get this game just for the graphics. i'd have to play the first one first to see if i even like it. i've heard a lot of praise for it.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Doogiehouser View Post
Seeing a lot of games using the 260 now as their standard for recommended. Good to see the upgrade from the 8800/9800 area.
Agreed, but there is still so much more potential to be tapped in PCs for gaming.

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Wow, steep requirements. I like it!

The game looks beautiful!
a GTX260 isnt steep at all anymore.

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I find it interesting that a quad is recommend, maybe it's coded to use up to 4 cores?
Cynicism time...........Or its just poorly coded...
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Windows XP still supported

Honestly ditch it and DX9 already. 10 years old ffs.
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