LONDON (7 January, 2011)– SEGA Europe Ltd. today announced the system specs that will provide the optimum experience of the next iteration of the critically acclaimed Total War™ series, Total War: SHOGUN 2 ™.

Minimum Specs (Required for playing Total War: Shogun 2):

-       2 GHz Intel Dual Core processor / 2.6 GHz Intel Single Core processor , or AMD equivalent (with SSE2)

-       1GB RAM (XP), 2GB RAM (Vista / Windows7)

-       256 MB DirectX 9.0c compatible graphics card (shader model 3)

-       1024x768 minimum screen resolution

-       20GB free hard disk space 

Recommended Specs (Recommended for optimum game play of Total War: Shogun 2):

-       2nd Generation Intel® Core™i5 processor (or greater), or AMD equivalent

-       2GB RAM (XP), 4GB RAM (Vista / Windows7)

-       AMD Radeon HD 5000 and 6000 series graphics cards or equivalent DirectX 11 compatible graphics card

-       1280x1024 minimum screen resolution

-       20GB free hard disk space

Total War: SHOGUN 2 pushes forward the hugely successful Total War series by perfecting the features from previous games such as full 3D land and naval battles and a detailed campaign map, whilst adding an exciting new multiplayer experience. Total War: SHOGUN 2 releases in March 2011.

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