Crusader Kings III System Requirements

Last updated: 1 July 2022

Curious if your PC can run Crusader Kings III? On this page you will find Crusader Kings III system requirements for PC (Windows, Mac and Linux). We constantly update our data to provide you with latest and most accurate requirements.

Test your PC to see if it will run Crusader Kings III or check system requirement details for CPU, operating system, graphics and sound cards, required disk space and more for each of the supported platforms.

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  1. Right-click the Windows icon in the bottom left-hand corner of your screen
  2. Click on the ‘System’ Tab in the pop-up menu
  3. Your computer’s CPU name will be displayed under ‘Device Specifications > Processor’

  1. Right-click the Windows icon in the bottom left-hand corner of your screen
  2. In the opened menu click on ‘Device Manager’
  3. In ‘Device Manager’ click on the arrow next to ‘Display adapters’
  4. Under the drop-down, you will see the GPU that your computer is using

  1. Right-click the Windows icon in the bottom left-hand corner of your screen
  2. Click on the ‘System’ Tab in the pop-up menu
  3. Your computer’s RAM will be displayed under ‘Device Specifications > Installed RAM’

  1. Right-click the Windows icon in the bottom left-hand corner of your screen
  2. Click on the ‘System’ Tab in the pop-up menu
  3. You can see if Windows is 64 or 32 bit under ‘System type’
  4. You can see Windows version under ‘Windows edition’

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Crusader Kings III Windows Requirements

Requires 64 bit processor and operating system.

Crusader Kings III system requirements for Windows
Minimum Requirements Recommended Requirements
OS
OS
Windows 8.1 / Windows 10 Home
OS
Windows 10 Home
Processor
Processor
Processor
Memory
Memory
6 GB
Memory
8 GB
Graphics
Graphics
Graphics
Storage
Storage
8 GB
Storage
8 GB

Crusader Kings III minimum requirements for Windows assume having at least Windows 8.1 / Windows 10 Home operating system. Your processor should be Intel Core™ i3-2120 / AMD FX 6350 or a more powerful one. The minimum RAM requirement is 6 GB. As for a graphics card, it should be Nvidia GeForce™ GTX 460 (1GB) / AMD Radeon™ HD 7870 (2GB) / Intel Iris Pro™ 580 / Intel Iris Plus G7 / AMD Radeon™ Vega 11. You also have to have 8 GB free disk space to install the game.

If you go for recommended requirements for Crusader Kings III for Windows, your operating system should be Windows 10 Home. Recommended CPU would be Intel Core™ i5-4670K / AMD Ryzen™ 5 2400G CPU or equivalent. For RAM, it is recommended to have 8 GB or more. And video card — Nvidia GeForce™ GTX 1650 (4GB) / AMD Radeon™ R9 390X (8GB).

Crusader Kings III Mac Requirements

Requires 64 bit processor and operating system.

Crusader Kings III system requirements for Mac
Minimum Requirements Recommended Requirements
OS
OS
Mojave (MAC OS X 10.14)
OS
Mojave (MAC OS X 10.14)
Processor
Processor
Intel Core™ i7-7820HQ
Processor
Memory
Memory
12 GB
Memory
16 GB
Graphics
Graphics
Graphics
Storage
Storage
8 GB
Storage
8 GB

As for Mac OS, Crusader Kings III requirements here start with Mojave (MAC OS X 10.14) operating system. Processor needs to be at least Intel Core™ i7-7820HQ. 12 GB of RAM is required. Your graphics card should be AMD Radeon™ PRO 560 (4 GB). Finally, the game needs 8 GB of free disk space.

As for recommended OS, it is Mojave (MAC OS X 10.14). Intel Core™ i5-7600K processor is recommended. Plus, 16 GB of RAM. Your video card should be AMD Radeon™ Pro 580 (8GB).

Crusader Kings III Linux Requirements

Requires 64 bit processor and operating system.

Crusader Kings III system requirements for Linux
Minimum Requirements Recommended Requirements
OS
OS
Ubuntu 18.04
OS
Ubuntu 18.04
Processor
Processor
Processor
Memory
Memory
4 GB
Memory
8 GB
Graphics
Graphics
Graphics
Storage
Storage
8 GB
Storage
8 GB

If you’re on Linux, minimum requirements include Ubuntu 18.04. Processor should be Intel Core™ i3-2120 / AMD FX 6350 or higher. For RAM you need 4 GB or more. Graphics card should be Nvidia GeForce™ GTX 460 (1GB) / AMD Radeon™ HD 7870 (2GB) / Intel Iris Pro™ 580 / Intel Iris Plus G7 / AMD Radeon™ Vega 11 or better. 15GB of free disk space is a must.

For Linux recommended requirements, use Ubuntu 18.04. As for the processor/CPU, use Intel Core™ i5-4670K / AMD Ryzen™ 5 2400G or equivalent. Add 8 GB or more of RAM to it. And make sure you have Nvidia GeForce™ GTX 1650 (4GB) / AMD Radeon™ R9 390X (8GB) graphics card.

Game Details

Paradox Development Studio brings you the sequel to one of the most popular strategy games ever made. Crusader Kings III is the heir to a long legacy of historical grand strategy experiences and arrives with a host of new ways to ensure the success of your royal house.

Release date
1 September, 2021
Metacritic score
91/100
OpenCritic Score
91.08/100
Categories
Single-player, Multi-player, PvP, Online PvP
Genres
Simulation, Strategy, RPG
Supported languages
English*, French, German, Spanish - Spain, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Korean
* languages with full audio support
Developers
Paradox Development Studio
Publishers
Paradox Interactive
Support website
paradox.zendesk.com
Support website
[email protected]
Support website
store.steampowered.com

FAQs

Can I run Crusader Kings III?

You would be able to run Crusader Kings III on your PC if it meets minimum requirements below. You can also use our free test tool to check it!

Minimum requirements for Windows are:

Minimum requirements for Mac are:

Minimum requirements for Linux are:

Can I play Crusader Kings III with 4 GB of RAM?

No, this is not enough to play Crusader Kings III. The minimum RAM is 6 GB.

Can I play Crusader Kings III with 6 GB of RAM?

Yes, Crusader Kings III can run with 6 GB of RAM. It's a minimum requirement.

How much RAM does Crusader Kings III need?

You need at least 6 GB of RAM to run Crusader Kings III on PC, but 8 GB is recommended.

On Mac it requires minimum 12 GB, with 16 GB recommended.

And on Linux/SteamOS: 4 GB minimum, and 8 GB recommended.

What processor do I need for Crusader Kings III?

Intel Core™ i3-2120 / AMD FX 6350 is a minimum requirement for PC to be able to run Crusader Kings III.

How many GB is Crusader Kings III?

At least 8 GB of disk space is required to install Crusader Kings III on your PC.

What graphics card do I need for Crusader Kings III?

What version of Windows can I use to play Crusader Kings III?

Windows 8.1 / Windows 10 Home or newer.

Does Crusader Kings III require a 64-bit OS and processor?

Yes, Crusader Kings III needs a 64-bit processor and operating system.

Can I run Crusader Kings III on my laptop?

Yes, as long as it meets minimum requirements above.

Can I play Crusader Kings III on my Mac?

Yes, Crusader Kings III supports Mac if it meets the following minimum requirements:

Can I run Crusader Kings III on Linux/SteamOS?

Yes, you can play Crusader Kings III on Steam OS/Linux. Please see requirements above.

When is Crusader Kings III release date?

Crusader Kings III release date is 1 September, 2021.

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