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Sid Meier's Civilization III, commonly shortened to Civ III or Civ 3, is the third installment of the Sid Meier's Civilization turn-based strategy computer game series. It was preceded by Civilization II and followed by Civilization IV. The game offers very sophisticated gameplay in terms of both mechanics and strategy. Unlike the original game, Civ III was not designed by Sid Meier, but by Jeff Briggs, a game designer, and Soren Johnson, a game programmer.
Civilization III System Requirements
Recommended Requirements
  • Processor: Intel Pentium III / AMD Athlon MP
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon Xpress 1200 Series or NVIDIA GeForce 6200 LE
  • System Memory: 128 MB RAM
  • Storage: 1.5 GB Hard drive space
  • DirectX 8 Compatible Graphics Card
PC System Analysis For Civilization III Requirements
Civilization III requires at least a Radeon Xpress 1200 Series or GeForce 6200 LE to meet recommended requirements running on high graphics setting, with 1080p resolution. This hardware should achieve 60FPS. Make sure your GPU can run DirectX 8 or Civilization III won’t run. In short you need a 14 year old PC for best Civilization III performance.
FPS System Benchmark
200+ FPS
High
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Civilization III System Requirements
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Direct X
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Recommended Requirements
256 MB
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128 MB
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DX 8
1.5 GB
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Premium Only FPS
Medium Setting
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High Setting
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Civilization III PC Release Date: 30 Oct 2001

Alternative Game Tags: CivilizationIII, Civilization III, Civilization III requirements
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