Crusader Kings II
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Europe is in turmoil. The lands are fragmented into petty fiefs, the emperor struggles with the Pope, and the Holy Father declares that all those who go to liberate the Holy Land will be freed of their sins. Now is the time for greatness.
Increase your lands and fill your coffers, appoint vassals, battle traitors, introduce laws while interacting with hundreds of nobles, and create the most powerful dynasty of medieval Europe.
A beleaguered king will always have friends to support him. But beware, as your rule and realm may find trouble when a loyal vassal becomes a bitter rival. Stand ready, increase your prestige, and listen to the world whisper your name in awe.
Do you have what it takes to become a Crusader King?
Crusader Kings II System Requirements
30 May 2012 - Specs reviewed

Minimum Requirements

  • OS: Win Xp 32
  • Processor: Intel Pentium 4 2.4GHz / AMD Athlon 64 3500+
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon X800 XT or NVIDIA GeForce GT 230
  • System Memory: 2 GB RAM
  • Storage: 2 GB Hard drive space
  • DirectX 9 Compatible Graphics Card
 

Recommended Requirements

  • OS: Win Xp 32
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo E6405 2.13GHz / AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 5000+
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon X1900 Series or NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GT
  • System Memory: 2 GB RAM
  • Storage: 2 GB Hard drive space
PC System Analysis For Crusader Kings II Requirements
Crusader Kings II requires at least a Radeon X1900 Series or GeForce 8800 GT to meet recommended requirements running on high graphics setting, with 1080p resolution. This hardware should achieve 60FPS. You will require a DirectX 9 GPU. In short you need a 13 year old PC for best Crusader Kings II performance.
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200+ FPS
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Genres: Strategy, Historic
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Crusader Kings II PC Release Date:

14 Feb 2012

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can i run this game?

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Yeah, I've ran this game on an 6150se and a 2.1 ghz cpu.
So you can definitely run it.

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I love it &#603

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As far as I know, there are no settings options in this game, but I'm sure, you can play it, don't worry. I think this game is good, but it's a little bit hard for me, :D

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I really love this game and play with it a lot. :)

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Hey guys, could I change the graphic settings manually? My rig can run it max, but not on my laptop with intel GMA 4500mhd. The game allows me to change the res, but not the graphic options..

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Can I run this? (even with the lowest resloution)

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yes you can on low:D

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It says I can't play this game with the card I have. Now I know I'm not playing with the a high end card, by any means, but is the game really that graphic-intensive?

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I think this game uses the CPU more than the GPU ;)

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Yes, I have to agree with you. I was using my current GPU with old Athlon64 3500+ and it goes stuttering play. It benefits in CPU prowess ;>

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Cool. I know my CPU can handle it. I'll see if I can download the demo from Steam and see how it runs.

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Nice, it's always great to test a game before throwing money at it :D

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i can play civ5 can i play this one ?

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There is a slim chance but I wouldn't risk it :/

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GOTY 2012.
I learned more geography in here than in school.

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Yeah historical strategy games make great tutors ;)

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hahaha, nice game! conquer a kingdom not by brute force, but with marriage!

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