The digital storefront Epic Games Store has published the system requirements for Assassin's Creed Shadows. The game is set to release on November 15, 2024, for PC, PlayStation 5, and Xbox Series.

Some online users are skeptical about the listed system requirements, believing that the EGS owners simply inserted placeholder text. As the release date approaches, Ubisoft is expected to share more detailed information on the hardware needed for optimal performance at various settings.

Assassin's Creed Shadows System Requirements

Minimum:

  • OS: Windows 10
  • CPU: Intel Core i7-4790 or AMD Ryzen 5 1600
  • RAM: 8GB
  • GPU: NVIDIA GTX 1060 (6GB) or AMD Radeon RX 570 (4GB)
  • Storage: 100GB
  • DirectX: Version 12

Recommended:

  • OS: Windows 10
  • CPU: Intel Core i7-8700K or AMD Ryzen 5 3600
  • RAM: 16GB
  • GPU: NVIDIA GTX 2070 (8GB; likely meant RTX 2070) or AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT (8GB)
  • Storage: 100GB
  • DirectX: Version 12

The debut trailer for Assassin's Creed Shadows dropped on May 15, 2024. The game's story follows a Black samurai named Yasuke and a female ninja named Naoe. The base edition is currently available for pre-order at $70, while the Gold and Ultimate Editions are priced at $110 and $130, respectively. An online connection will be required to play.

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