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World of Warcraft: Cataclysm[PC]
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World of Warcraft: Cataclysm PC Release date
EU Release Date:
Dec-07-2010
US Release Date:
Dec-07-2010
AU Release Date:
Dec-07-2010
Official release date


Genre
Online
RPG
Theme
Social
Fantasy
World of Warcraft: Cataclysm is available on PC
Co-op Game
World of Warcraft: Cataclysm has a co-op mode so you can play with your mates on the same side, usually through the main story mode
Online Only
World of Warcraft: Cataclysm can not be played without constant online access. This could be due to security reasons or because of the nature of the gameplay
MultiPlayer
World of Warcraft: Cataclysm is designed to be played with other people or it is heavily bias towards that type of gameplay
Online Activation
World of Warcraft: Cataclysm can not be played without first activating the game online. Once activated the game may be playable offline. If our Online Only button is also highlighted then you will need constant online access
Downloadable Content
World of Warcraft: Cataclysm 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. World of Warcraft: Cataclysm may be released in the shops at a later stage
Need Game
World of Warcraft: Cataclysm requires you to own another game and is usually an expansion pack. Take a look in the Weblinks box below and to the left. It may show a link to a prequel. That might be the game you need
Pay to Play
World of Warcraft: Cataclysm requires the gamer to pay a regular subscription charge
Back of the Box
An ancient evil lies dormant within Deepholm, the domain of earth in the Elemental Plane.Hidden away in a secluded sanctuary, the corrupted Dragon Aspect Deathwing has waited, recovering from the wounds of his last battle against Azeroth and biding his time until he can reforge the world in molten fire.Soon, Deathwing the Destroyer will return to Azeroth, and his eruption from Deepholm will sunder the world, leaving a festering wound across the continents. As the Horde and Alliance race to the epicenter of the cataclysm, the kingdoms of Azeroth will witness seismic shifts in power, the kindling of a war of the elements, and the emergence of unlikely heroes who will rise up to protect their scarred and broken world from utter devastation.

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World of Warcraft: Cataclysm System Requirements
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GD Verdict
Minimum Requirements
1 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 2
Win Xp 32
DX 9
25 GB
FPS
Recommended Requirements
2 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 4
Win Xp 32
DX 9
25 GB
FPS
Average Frames Per Second
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Premium Only FPS
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World of Warcraft: Cataclysm Gamer Feedback Results
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    Console Port
    No 100%
    Non-skip Cutscenes
    Yes 100%
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The latest system requirements News for World of Warcraft: Cataclysm
Full system requirements for World of Warcraft: Cataclysm reported on Dec-01-2010

These are the requirements floating around the web at the moment for World of Warcraft Cataclysm. Unless Blizzard say otherwise we will go with these.

 

World Of Warcraft Cataclysm minimum system requirements:
Windows XP 32bit (SP3), Windows XP 64bit (SP2), Windows Vista 32bit (SP1), Windows Vista 64bit (SP1):
Intel Pentium 4 1.3 GHz or AMD Athlon XP 1500
1GB or more of RAM
NVIDIA® GeForce® FX or ATI RadeonTM 9500 video card or better
DirectX-compatible sound card or motherboard sound capability
25 GB free hard drive space
You must have an active broadband Internet connection to play

 

World Of Warcraft Cataclysm recommended system requirements:

Windows XP 32bit (SP3), Windows XP 64bit (SP2), Windows Vista 32bit (SP1), Windows Vista 64bit (SP1) Windows 7:

Dual-core processor, such as the Intel Pentium D or AMD Athlon 64 X2


2 GB RAM (2 GB for Vista users)

3D graphics processor with Vertex and Pixel Shader capability with 256 MB NVIDIA® GeForce® 8600 or ATI Radeon 2600 or better

DirectX-compatible sound card or motherboard sound capability
Broadband Internet connection
Multi-button mouse with scroll wheel recommended

 

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i ran this on my old x1550 low settings at 720p,now i play on high at 1080p with this gpu

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can i run it at lowest? even on 800x600?

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12:05 Sep-10-2014
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Hi guys, i play this game with this specs and i play with all maximum except shadow (good) and no AA at 1366x768 :S its an laptop

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19:36 Jun-19-2014
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can i run this game ? and on what settings and fps ?

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04:34 Jun-22-2014
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Yeah you can run it, and i'd say low (maybe even tweaked-medium) settings with a stable 30 fps. :)

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Can I run this?

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definitely, I could play this at 30fps with low, you'll more than likely be able to go medium :D

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How much FPS can I get on this with 1600x900 resolution fullscreen and what settings?

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15:54 Nov-21-2013
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Should i go for med or high?

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med

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can i run this on max settings with 50+fps?

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definitely

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Can I run this?

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Yeah, you should be able to get a smooth frame rate at low settings.

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Settings and Fps please :) …

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You can easily max this game with 60+fps.

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