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Capcom Reveals Tech Specs For Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City PC

In a recent Q&A, Capcom let out details on the upcoming Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City for PC including system specs, 3D support, and differences between the console and PC versions of the game. The PS3 and Xbox 360 versions of Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City came out on March 20th and have since become multi-million sellers worldwide.

The PC version (developed by Slant Six Games) will sport higher resolution graphics, and a number of other technical improvements. Find out about these improvements and the tech specs after the break.

RE:ORC with DirectX11 upgrades

Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City (PC) content will stay the same but will feature PC specific additions like support for different resolutions, a full screen mode, keyboard support. It will also feature DirectX11 upgrades that will make the PC version run smoother and look better compared to the console releases. As well, RE:ORC for PC will feature support for Stereoscopic 3D (Nvidia 3D Vision).

Capcom has also said that All DLC from the console versions will be available on PC. That includes all the weapon and costume packs are to be available for purchase on release day. Though the popular Echo Six Expansion Packs are said to come on a later, unspecified date.

Also one thing to note, Operation Raccoon City will emply GFWL copy protection that requires players to activate their game with an online key activation (one time). Capcom has said that there will be NO other DRM’s beyond that.

Featuring Stereoscopic 3D

Finally, Capcom also released the system specs for Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City for PC:

Minimum:

OS: Windows Vista(R)/XP, Windows 7
Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo 2.4 Ghz or better, AMD Athlon(TM) X2 2.8 Ghz or better
Memory: 2 GB RAM
Hard Disk Space: 8 GB free hard drive space
Video Card: NVIDIA(R) GeForce(R) 8800GTS or better, ATI Radeon(TM) HD 3850 or better
DirectX®: 9.0c or greater
Sound: Standard audio device
Other Requirements: Online play requires software installation of and log-in to Games For Windows – LIVE

Recommended:

OS: Windows Vista(R)/XP, Windows 7
Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Quad 2.7 Ghz or better, AMD Phenom(TM)II X4 3 Ghz or better
Memory: 4 GB RAM
Hard Disk Space: 8 GB free hard drive space
Video Card: NVIDIA(R) GeForce(R) GTX 560 or better

Resident Evil, Operation Raccoon City (PC) is coming on May 18, 2012 and will retail for $49.99. Players can purchase the game from the following online stores: SteamGamersGateEA OriginGameStopDigital River.

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