Act of Aggression is hitting PC next month, and for fans on a real-time strategy kick this could be one to watch. It's from Eugen Systems, the mighty fine folk behind the Wargame series. This time around, however, it's not all fight, fight, fight, despite the name - Act of Aggression features extensive base building and resource management. Think Command & Conquer: Generals and you're along the right lines.

Set in the near-future, Act of Aggression pits three global superpowers against one another in a fight to the death, with an RTS hailing back to the golden era of the genre. Before you start constructing your impenetrable compound however, make sure you check out the official Act of Aggression system requirements.

Act of Aggression Minimum System Requirements

  • OS: Windows Vista 32-bit
  • CPU: Intel Pentium Dual Core E5200 2.5 GHz or AMD Athlon II X2 240 2.8 GHz
  • RAM: 2 GB System Memory
  • GPU RAM: 512MB Video Memory
  • GPU: GeForce 9800 GT or Radeon HD 4870
  • DX: DirectX 10

Act of Aggression Recommended System Requirements

  • OS: Windows 7 64-bit
  • CPU: Intel Core i5-2320 3.0GHz or AMD FX-6350 3.9GHz
  • RAM: 4GB System Memory
  • GPU RAM: 2GB Video Memory
  • GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 660 or AMD Radeon HD 7870
  • DX: DirectX 11

As system requirements go, the Act of Aggression system requirements are way, way down at the low end, pleasingly. In terms of the minimum requirements needed for Act of Aggression, these are now relatively ancient components which the majority of PC gamers shouldn't have a problem matching. Everything from the 32-bit Windows Vista installation to just 2GB RAM is low-end, so getting it running shouldn't be an issue.

If you want to dial all those visual effects up though, then the opportunity's there if you've got the hardware. Despite this, the recommended requirements for Act of Aggression really aren't all that high, but it's sure to be helpful having the additional memory and horsepower once the screen's full of units. Depending on how seriously you intend to take your play, this is going to affect your framerate requirements. Those just looking to play through the single-player campaign casually can probably get away with cranking Act of Aggression's graphics up higher and cope with a bit of stuttering, but if you're hoping to get competitive then performance is king. 

Remember, you can always check out how well your PC can run the Act of Aggression System Requirements here, where you can check benchmarking and performance from other users. Compare your graphics card to the Act of Aggression benchmark chart

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