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Can I Run Dwarf Fortress?
Your PC can run Dwarf Fortress if you have at least 4 GB of RAM, Dual Core CPU - 2.4GHz+ processor, and 1GB of VRAM: Intel HD 3000 GPU / AMD HD 5450 / Nvidia 9400 GT graphics card. You’re also going to need 500 MB of free storage space. Keep in mind that these are the minimum system requirements needed to run Dwarf Fortress.
For the best experience, your PC specs to run Dwarf Fortress should meet the recommended system requirements below.
Dwarf Fortress System Requirements
Check your computer against the minimum and recommended system requirements for Dwarf Fortress. Learn how to check your PC specs to see if your computer can run Dwarf Fortress.
Dwarf Fortress recommended system requirements for high FPS
RAM - How much memory (RAM) is recommended to run Dwarf Fortress?
Bay 12 Games recommends you have 4 GB of memory (RAM) or more to run Dwarf Fortress adequately.