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Are you prepared to die? Dark Souls 3 System Specs Revealed

 Dark Souls 3 is releasing on 12 April 2016: will you partake in a glorious HD death, or with your settings set to low? Pay attention to these system requirements and make sure your PC is ready to embrace the darkness.

A “rougher round the edges but perfectly acceptable” death

  • OS: Windows 7 SP1 64bit, Windows 8.1 64bit Windows 10 64bit
  • Processor: AMD® A8 3870 3,6 Ghz or Intel® Core ™ i3 2100 3.1Ghz
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA® GeForce GTX 465 / ATI Radeon TM HD 6870
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 50 GB available space
  • Sound Card: DirectX 11 sound device

A “highly recommended” death

  • OS: Windows 7 SP1 64bit, Windows 8.1 64bit Windows 10 64bit
  • Processor: AMD® FX 8150 3.6 GHz or Intel® Core™ i7 2600 3.4 GHz
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 750, ATI Radeon™ HD 7850
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 50 GB available space
  • Sound Card: DirectX 11 sound device

Looks like it’ll run on a budget gaming system just fine, which is great news for those of us who can’t fork out huge sums of money on a mini space station.

Dark Souls 3 is released 12 April 2016 and will be available on PS4, Xbox One and PC.

Pre-order the Collector’s Edition or standard edition from Amazon now.

If you don't find Ed desperately battling through Dark Souls, you'll probably find him adding an extra sparkle to his beloved FromSoftware shrine. Off screen, he loves to play badminton and binge watch anime.