Original War
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Original War is a real-time strategy computer game developed by Altar and released by Virgin Interactive on June 15, 2001. It was re-released in the UK under the budget Sold Out label in 2004.The game's story revolves around an extraterrestrial mineral, Siberite, that can catalyze cold fusion and serve as fuel for an alien artifact. Siberite and the artifact - named EON - are discovered by a U.S. expedition to Russia during World War I. EON is revealed to be a time machine capable of sending objects into the past, but by the time of the discovery, Siberite stocks are exhausted and research stops. Then in the new millennium vast deposits of the mineral are found in Siberia, and Americans are able to extract enough of it for small-scale time-travel.
Original War System Requirements
Minimum Requirements
  • OS: Win 95
  • Processor: Intel Pentium III 700MHz / AMD Duron 2.0GHz
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon 7000 64mb or NVIDIA GeForce 2 MX 100/200 32MB
  • System Memory: 128 MB RAM
  • Storage: 1 GB Hard drive space
Recommended Requirements
  • OS: Win 2000
  • Processor: Intel Pentium 4 2.0GHz / AMD Athlon XP 2400+
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon HD 2100 or NVIDIA GeForce 4 MX 4000
  • System Memory: 512 MB RAM
  • Storage: 2 GB Hard drive space
PC System Analysis For Original War Requirements
Original War will require Radeon HD 2100 graphics card with a Pentium 4 2.0GHz or Athlon XP 2400+ processor to reach the recommended specs, achieving high graphics setting on 1080p. 512 MB will also be needed to achieve the Original War rec specs and get 60FPS. Don't try and play Original War without 128 MB, which helps get the 30FPS We suggest a 16 year old PC to play smoothly.
FPS System Benchmark
200+ FPS
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Genres: Strategy
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Original War System Requirements
Intel CPU
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Recommended Requirements
128 MB
GD VRAM hardware score: 1
512 MB
GD RAM hardware score: 1
Win 2000
2 GB
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Premium Only FPS
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Original War PC Release Date: 15 Jun 2001

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