Dwarf Fortress
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The deepest, most intricate simulation of a world that's ever been created. The legendary Dwarf Fortress is now on Steam. Build a fortress and try to help your dwarves survive, OR adventure as a single hero against a deeply generated world.
Dwarf Fortress System Requirements
18 Jul 2019 - Specs reviewed

Official Minimum Requirements

  • OS: XP SP3 or later
  • Processor: Dual Core CPU - 2.4GHz+
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: 1GB of VRAM: Intel HD 3000 GPU / AMD HD 5450 / Nvidia 9400 GT
  • Storage: 500 MB available space
 

Official Recommended Requirements

  • Processor: Dual Core CPU - 4GHz+
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Storage: 500 MB available space
PC System Analysis For Dwarf Fortress Requirements
Dwarf Fortress requires a Radeon R7 360 graphics card with a Core i3-540 3.06GHz or Phenom 9700 Quad-Core processor to reach the recommended specs, achieving high graphics setting on 1080p. 4 GB will also be needed to achieve the Dwarf Fortress rec specs and get 60FPS. Dwarf Fortress needs a graphics card thats at least as powerful as a GeForce 9400 GT 1GB/Radeon HD 5450 1024MB paired with Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 5600+/Core 2 Duo E6600 2.4GHz CPU to match the min specs. This PC setup will deliver 25-35 Frame Per Second at Low graphics setting on 720p resolution. Minimum RAM requirements are 4 GB system memory. We suggest a 6 year old PC to play smoothly.
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Dwarf Fortress PC Release Date:

30 Aug 2008

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