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Sid Meiers Starships is an interstellar strategy game that puts the player in control of a fleet of starships tasked with protecting planets, completing missions, and building a planetary federation. Sid Meiers Starships is a turn-based strategy title featuring hugely customisable ships and dynamically generated maps for apparently endless replayability.
Sid Meiers Starships System Requirements
25 Mar 2015 - Specs reviewed

Official Minimum Requirements

  • OS: Windows Vista SP2/ Windows 7
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo 1.8 GHz or AMD Athlon X2 64 2.0 GHz
  • RAM: 2 GB RAM
  • Hard Drive: 700 MB available space
  • Video Card: 256 MB ATI HD2600 XT or better, 256 MB nVidia 8800 GT or better, or Intel HD4000 or better integrated graphics
  • Sound Card: Audio output capability
  • OpenGL: OpenGL 2.0
 

Recommended Requirements

  • OS: Win 8 64
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo E4300 1.8GHz / AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 3800+
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon HD 7770 Sapphire GHz OC Edition or NVIDIA GeForce GTX 650 Ti Gainward 2GB Edition
  • VRAM: 2GB
  • System Memory: 6 GB RAM
  • Storage: 8 GB Hard drive space
  • DirectX 11 Compatible Graphics Card
PC System Analysis For Sid Meiers Starships Requirements
Your PC will need a graphics card thats as powerful as a GeForce GTX 650 Ti Gainward 2GB Edition/Radeon HD 7770 Sapphire GHz OC Edition and it should be paired with either a Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 3800+/Core 2 Duo E4300 1.8GHz CPU to match the Sid Meiers Starships recommended system specs. This PC setup will deliver 60 Frames Per Second on High graphics settings on 1080p monitor resolution. 6 GB will also be needed to achieve the Sid Meiers Starships rec specs and get 60FPS. You should also have 2 GB system memory for min specs. Make sure your GPU can run DirectX 11 or Sid Meiers Starships won’t run. We suggest a 9 year old PC to play smoothly.
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Sid Meiers Starships PC Release Date:

12 Mar 2015

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Hey guys, I checked the game out and made a video about it. I would like to know what you think if you don't mind?
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Sid meier being kinda obsessed with space in recent times, dont ya think ? Beyond Earth and Starships. :D

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I just wish he would go all the way, make the next Alpha Centauri. Beyond Earth feels more like a mod for Civ5 in my opinion. Ofc that doesn't mean it isn't fun :D

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Hey, the trailer showing up here is Blackguards 2 Official trailer instead of Sid Meiers Starships game trailer.

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oh mann!,looks great!!

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Looks sweet.

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I thought this was Space version of SId Meier's Pirates!..but, nevermind, looks good to me.

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EXTREMELY exciting stuff!

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