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Alan Wake's American Nightmare is a story-driven action-horror video game, developed by Remedy Entertainment and published by Microsoft Studios. The game is a downloadable follow up to its predecessor, Alan Wake, but is not a sequel. The game is an Xbox Live Arcade title and was released February 22, 2012.
American Nightmare is set as an independent game and does not reflect on the major storyline of the franchise. It only exists to broaden and expand the universe.
Alan Wakes American Nightmare GPU Performance Comparison Graph

Alan Wakes American Nightmare GPU Analysis
Comparing Alan Wakes American Nightmare PC system requirements to all GPUs shows that Alan Wakes American Nightmare is going to need a graphics card that is capable of DX 10 or OpenGL 2.1.

Alan Wakes American Nightmare makes use of DX11.00 so a GPU with that capability could benefit from enhanced visuals.

To get the best visual graphical experience on Alan Wakes American Nightmare, aim to have a GPU that has at least 1.024 GB GPU RAM.

Medium level graphics cards currently available today, will probably allow you to play Alan Wakes American Nightmare

We are advised that 12 year old graphics cards should be able to run Alan Wakes American Nightmare , but there could be a few exceptions to this rule.

Note that most games do not officially support laptop graphics cards, but nowadays many laptop graphics solutions are capable of running modern games. Whether desktop graphics cards or laptop, try searching for your graphics card to compare against the Alan Wakes American Nightmare graphics card requirements chart below.