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Hearts of Iron III is available on PC
Downloadable Content
Hearts of Iron III is intiailly released as a download. It is usually an expansion pack so check to see if you need a main game before getting this. Hearts of Iron III may be released in the shops at a later stage
Back of the Box
The next Grand Strategy title to be released from the Paradox Interactive development team is the third instalment in the critically acclaimed Hearts of Iron series.The Hearts of Iron series has become renowned for being the biggest, most detailed and complete strategic game series on World War 2 ever made.Hearts of Iron 3 will follow that tradition closely while focusing on satisfying veteran players through a multitude of brand new features and systems, including a huge map with more than 10,000 provinces.

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Hearts of Iron III System Requirements
Nvidia GPU
Direct X
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Minimum Requirements
1 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 2
Win Xp 32
DX 9
2 GB
Recommended Requirements
2 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 4
Win Vista 32
DX 9
2 GB
Average Frames Per Second
Low Setting
Premium Only FPS
Medium Setting
Premium Only FPS
High Setting
Premium Only FPS
Ultra Setting
Premium Only FPS
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Modern Only
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Hearts of Iron III Gamer Feedback Results
  • AMD optimised
    Yes 100%
    10 / 10
    Multiple Endings
    Yes 100%
    Best Control Scheme
    Mouse 100%
  • Worth Getting
    Yes 100%

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Sep-05-2009   The link to the large and fairly comprehensive patch, and the lengthy changelog is HERE.   Although my last savedgame worked with the new patch, it is recommended to start a new game to e...
Aug-31-2009   The next PATCH in the Hearts of Iron III series (Ver1.2) will be out next week.   Despite much wailing and gnashing of teeth on the forums I've found the game excellent SO FAR. ...
Jul-24-2009 Paradox Interactive today announced the launch of four pre-order promotions for the upcoming WWII strategy title Hearts of Iron 3. Gamers who pre-order the game will receive an exclusive offer from ea...
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