Starcraft 2 Wings of Liberty system requirements are not outrageous. Even so, it is important to mention that the video game doesn’t work on almost every computer or laptop. From the official list offered by Blizzard it appears that any PC built in the precedent five years will be as much as necessary to catch a glimpse of StarCraft II and to play the military science fiction game. Blizzard announced that StarCraft 2 Wings of Liberty system requirements are divided into recommended and minimum. If a player’s computer works only with the minimum requirements, the game will work soft, but with low animations and graphic details. For Mac systems the players will require an Intel Mac running Snow Leopard or Leopard with a respectable middle sort of graphics card. Also, Blizzard said that both necessitate 12GB of open hard drive space and 1024×720 display, at least.
Minimum requirements for Wings of Liberty
So, the minimum system requirements for PC are 1024X720 minimum display resolution, a Broadband Internet connection, DVD-ROM drive, 1 GB RAM and 1,5 GB necessary for Windows 7 and Vista, 12 GB available HD space, an AMD Athlon processor or 2,6 GHz Pentium IV, GeForce 6600 GT, 128 MB PCIe NVIDIA or ATI Radeon 9800 PRO video card at least. Also, the video game works only works on Windows 7, Vista and Windows XP. For Mac systems the minimum requirements are 1024X720 minimum display resolution, Broadband Internet connection, DVD-ROM drive, 2 GB Ram, 12 GB available HD space, Intel Processor, at least Mac OS X 10.5.8, 10.6.2 with ATI Radeon X1600 or NVIDIA GeForce 8600M GT.
Recommended System requirements
Blizzard recommended for players that a PC system should have Windows 7 or Vista, 2 GB RAM, Dual Core 2.4 GHz Processor and an ATI Radeon HD 3870 or a 512 MB NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GTX. For Mac the recommended system requirements include 4 GB system RAM, a Radeon HD 4670 or a NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT and an Intel Core 2 Duo processor. For the testing version of Wings of Liberty the system requirements include for Mac systems 4 GB system RAM, a ATI Radeon HD 4670 or a NVIDIA GeForce 9600M GT and a Intel Core 2 Duo processor. For PC, the game necessitates a Broadband connection, 4 GB free hard space, 1024×768 minimum display resolution, 1 GB system RAM or 1,5 GB for Windows 7 or Vista, a ATI Radeon 9800 PRO video card or a 128 MB NVidia GeForce 6600 GT, and a 2.2 Ghz Pentium IV or equal AMD Athlon processor. For the beta players, Blizzard created a special program which can determine if their system is able to sustain StarCraft II beta.
One million copiers in one day
The company sold more than one million copies of StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty in the first day and more than three million in the first month. In these conditions, StarCraft II was the fastest selling science fiction video game of all time. The military science-fiction game was created for Microsoft Windows and MAC OSX. StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty is located in the Milky Way galaxy, in the 26th century. The science fiction game involves three species, all from the original game: Terrans, Zerg and Protoss. Wings of Liberty orbit around the Terrans, exiled people from Earth and embrace both new and recurrent characters and places from the first game. Now, the central character is Jim Raynor, a mercenary captain and the original briefing room from StarCratf was replaced with a modified version of the battle cruiser Hyperion.11