Darksiders II lets you play as the ultimate dark horseman, DEATH. Due for release on the 16th August.

As DEATH you will be attempting to redeem your brother WAR, from the original Darksiders, who was blamed for starting the Apocalypse prematurely in Darksiders. Lets take a look at the Darksiders 2 system requirements...

Darksiders 2 Minimum System Requirements

OS: Windows XP, Windows Vista SP1 or Windows 7

CPU: 2.0Ghz Intel Core 2 Duo Processor or AMD equivalent

RAM: 2GB

HDD: 20 GB space free (10 GB free after install)

GPU: Nvidia 9800 GT 512 MB Video Card or AMD equivalent

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Darksiders 2 Recommended System Requirements

OS: Windows 7

CPU: Any Quad-core AMD or Intel Processor

RAM: 2GB

GPU: Nvidia GeForce GTX 260 512MB Video Card or AMD equivalent

What do you guys make of these requirements? Let us know as usual on our Darksiders 2 ratings page once you get the game running on your machine.