With "Wolfenstein: The New Order" Swedish development team MachineGames and American video game publisher Bethesda field a promising first-person shooter on May 20th, 2014. We will see whether said title is able to hold a candle to its forerunner from 2009, which received mostly positive criticism and was praised for its exceptional gameplay. However, what already now is clear are - according to official information - the PC system requirements as well as necessary hard drive space on consoles. Though these details are merely related to minimum requirements that are needed to run "Wolfenstein: The New Order", they give a nice overview.
PC System Requirements:
- Operating System: 64-bit Windows 7 or Windows 8
- Processor: Intel Core i7 or equivalent AMD processor
- Memory: 4 GB RAM
- Hard Disk: 50 GB free storage space
- Graphics Card: NVIDAI GeForce 460 or AMD Radeon HD 6850 graphics card or higher
- Other: High Speed Internet Connection, Steam account and activation required
"Wolfenstein: The New Order" requires just about 8 gigabytes of hard drive space (47 GB total install) on both Xbox One and PlayStation 4. The same goes for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 - Bethesdas' protégé needs around 8 gigabytes storage space. For those who want to download the game via PlayStation Network: Be in for circa 17 GB.
On the official website
, we find insightful information regarding the background story of the upcomming ego-shooter and encounter the name of an old companion:
"You are Captain B.J. Blazkowicz, the American War Hero. After emerging into this world of darkness, you must launch an impossible counter-offensive against the monstrous Nazi regime. Only you dare stand up against an unstoppable army of Nazi robots and hulking Super Soldiers. Only you can stop Deathshead. Only you can rewrite history."