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Galactic Civilizations II is the sequel to Stardock's hit turn-based strategy game of the same name. Galactic Civilizations is a strategy game that takes place in the distant future where mankind has become a space-faring civilization and now must contend with other galactic powers who strive for domination in the galaxy.
The basic concept behind Galactic Civilizations II is the same as the first one -- to build an interstellar civilization. But how it goes about accomplishing this is very different. For this reason, we believe that many players will still enjoy playing Galactic Civilizations (the first one) because it's a very different game in how it plays.
Galactic Civilizations II: Dread Lords (1) GPU Performance Comparison Graph

Galactic Civilizations II: Dread Lords (1) GPU Analysis
Comparing Galactic Civilizations II: Dread Lords (1) PC system requirements to all GPUs shows that Galactic Civilizations II: Dread Lords (1) is going to need a graphics card that is capable of DX 7 or OpenGL 1.2.

Galactic Civilizations II: Dread Lords (1) makes use of DX9.00 so a GPU with that capability could benefit from enhanced visuals.

To get the best visual graphical experience on Galactic Civilizations II: Dread Lords (1), aim to have a GPU that has at least 32 MB GPU RAM.

Most bottom end graphics cards currently available today, will probably allow you to play Galactic Civilizations II: Dread Lords (1)

We are advised that 19 year old graphics cards should be able to run Galactic Civilizations II: Dread Lords (1) , but there could be a few exceptions to this rule.

Note that most games do not officially support laptop graphics cards, but nowadays many laptop graphics solutions are capable of running modern games. Whether desktop graphics cards or laptop, try searching for your graphics card to compare against the Galactic Civilizations II: Dread Lords (1) graphics card requirements chart below.