Gothic is a single-player action role-playing video game for Windows developed by the German company Piranha Bytes. It was first released in Germany on March 15, 2001, followed by the English North American release eight months later on November 23, 2001, and the Polish release on March 28, 2002.
The game takes place in a medieval fantasy realm in which humans are fighting a losing war against the Orcs, a humanoid race. In order to fight back, the king needs to extract magical ore from mines, which can be used to forge more powerful weapons. Therefore he decides to send every man who has committed a crime to the ore mines.
Gothic System Requirements
Processor: Intel Pentium III / AMD Athlon MP
Graphics: AMD Radeon Xpress 1200 Series or NVIDIA GeForce 6200 LE
You need a Pentium III or Athlon MP processor coupled with a GeForce 6200 LE to run Gothic system requirements at recommended. You can expect to get around 60FPS at 1080p screen res on high graphics settings with this hardware. The RAM requirements are at least a 128 MB memory. Another thing to consider is the DirectX capability of your GPU. Gothic needs a GPU capable of running DirectX 8. Finally, Gothic will need hardware that is a 14 year old PC or younger to run recommended.