Total War: Shogun 2 System Requirements Revealed

January 7, 2011

By Jimmy Thang

Sega has released the minimum and recommended hardware specifications for its real-time strategy game Total War: Shogun 2.

Minimum specifications include:

  • 2 GHz Intel Dual Core processor / 2.6 GHz Intel Single Core processor , or AMD equivalent (with SSE2)
  • 1GB RAM (XP), 2GB RAM (Vista / Windows7)
  • 256 MB DirectX 9.0c compatible graphics card (shader model 3)
  • 1024x768 minimum screen resolution
  • 20GB free hard disk space

Recommended specifications include:

  • 2nd Generation Intel® Core™i5 processor (or greater), or AMD equivalent
  • 2GB RAM (XP), 4GB RAM (Vista / Windows7)
  • AMD Radeon HD 5000 and 6000 series graphics cards or equivalent DirectX 11 compatible graphics card
  • 1280x1024 minimum screen resolution
  • 20GB free hard disk space

The game is currently set for a March 2011 release date.

To see footage of Shogun 2 in action, click play.