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The System Requirements for Civilization VI as listed below... Civilization VI will release on October 21. Publisher 2K Games kicks things up a notch from the minimum specs to the recommended specs, though not by a ton. Look for more information as the game comes closer to release.

"We're happy to report that we've just locked down our system requirements for Civilization VI. Thank you for your patience while we tested a variety of systems to ensure Civilization VI is as optimized as it can be." - 2K Games / Developers

Minimum specs

  • OS: Windows 7 - 64bit / 8.1 - 64bit / 10 - 64bit
  • PROCESSOR: Intel Core i3 2.5 Ghz or AMD Phenom II 2.6 Ghz or greater
  • HARD DRIVE: 12 GB or more
  • DVD-ROM: Required for disc-based installation
  • VIDEO CARD: 1 GB DirectX 11 Video Card (AMD 5570 or nVidia 450)

Other requirements

Initial installation requires one-time Internet connection for Steam authentication; software installations required (included with the game) include Steam Client, Microsoft Visual C++ 2012 and 2015 Runtime Libraries, and Microsoft DirectX. Internet connection and acceptance of Steamâ„¢ Subscriber Agreement required for activation. See the Steam Agreement for details.

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