Darkest DungeonĀ® System Requirements

Last updated: 25 July 2021

On this page you will find Darkest DungeonĀ® system requirements for PC (Windows, Mac and Linux). We constantly update our data to provide you with latest and most accurate requirements.

Below are Darkest DungeonĀ® requirements 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 ā€˜Systemā€™ Tab in the pop-up menu
  3. Your computerā€™s CPU name will be displayed under ā€˜Device Specifications > Processorā€™

  1. Right-click the Windows icon in the bottom left-hand corner of your screen
  2. In the opened menu click on ā€˜Device Managerā€™
  3. In ā€˜Device Managerā€™ click on the arrow next to ā€˜Display adaptersā€™
  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 ā€˜Systemā€™ Tab in the pop-up menu
  3. Your computerā€™s RAM will be displayed under ā€˜Device Specifications > Installed RAMā€™

  1. Right-click the Windows icon in the bottom left-hand corner of your screen
  2. Click on the ā€˜Systemā€™ Tab in the pop-up menu
  3. You can see if Windows is 64 or 32 bit under ā€˜System typeā€™
  4. You can see Windows version under ā€˜Windows editionā€™

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Darkest DungeonĀ® Windows Requirements

Darkest DungeonĀ® system requirements for Windows
Minimum Requirements Recommended Requirements
OS
OS
Windows XP
OS
Windows 7+
Memory
Memory
2 GB
Memory
4 GB
Graphics
Graphics
Open GL 3.2+ Compliant
Graphics
Open GL 3.2+ Compliant
Storage
Storage
2 GB
Storage
2 GB
Additional Notes
Additional Notes
1080p, 16:9 recommended
Additional Notes
1080p, 16:9 recommended

Darkest DungeonĀ® minimum requirements for Windows assume having at least Windows XP operating system. The minimum RAM requirement is 2 GB. As for a graphics card, it should be Open GL 3.2+ Compliant. You also have to have 2 GB free disk space to install the game.

If you go for recommended requirements for Darkest DungeonĀ® for Windows, your operating system should be Windows 7+. For RAM, it is recommended to have 4 GB or more. And video card ā€” Open GL 3.2+ Compliant.

Darkest DungeonĀ® Mac Requirements

Darkest DungeonĀ® system requirements for Mac
Minimum Requirements Recommended Requirements
OS
OS
OSX 10.9+
OS
OSX 10.9+
Memory
Memory
2 GB
Memory
4 GB
Graphics
Graphics
Open GL 3.2+ Compliant
Graphics
Open GL 3.2+ Compliant
Storage
Storage
2 GB
Storage
2 GB
Additional Notes
Additional Notes
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Additional Notes
1080p, 16:9 recommended

As for Mac OS, Darkest DungeonĀ® requirements here start with OSX 10.9+ operating system. 2 GB of RAM is required. Your graphics card should be Open GL 3.2+ Compliant. Finally, the game needs 2 GB of free disk space.

As for recommended OS, it is OSX 10.9+. Plus, 4 GB of RAM. Your video card should be Open GL 3.2+ Compliant.

Darkest DungeonĀ® Linux Requirements

Darkest DungeonĀ® system requirements for Linux
Minimum Requirements Recommended Requirements
OS
OS
Ubuntu 18.04
OS
Ubuntu 18.04
Memory
Memory
2 GB
Memory
2 GB
Graphics
Graphics
Open GL 3.2+ Compliant
Graphics
Open GL 3.2+ Compliant
Storage
Storage
2 GB
Storage
2 GB
Additional Notes
Additional Notes
1080p, 16:9 recommended
Additional Notes
1080p, 16:9 recommended

If youā€™re on Linux, minimum requirements include Ubuntu 18.04. For RAM you need 2 GB or more. Graphics card should be Open GL 3.2+ Compliant or better. 2 GB of free disk space is a must.

For Linux recommended requirements, use Ubuntu 18.04. Add 2 GB or more of RAM to it. And make sure you have Open GL 3.2+ Compliant graphics card.

Game Details

Darkest Dungeon is a challenging gothic roguelike turn-based RPG about the psychological stresses of adventuring. Recruit, train, and lead a team of flawed heroes against unimaginable horrors, stress, disease, and the ever-encroaching dark. Can you keep your heroes together when all hope is lost?

Release date
19 January, 2021
Metacritic score
84/100
Category
Single-player
Genres
Indie, RPG, Strategy
Supported languages
English*, French, German, Spanish - Spain, Czech, Polish, Portuguese - Brazil, Russian, Italian, Simplified Chinese, Korean, Japanese
* languages with full audio support
Developer
Red Hook Studios
Publisher
Red Hook Studios
Official website
darkestdungeon.com
Support website
darkestdungeon.com
Support email
[email protected]
Steam page
store.steampowered.com

FAQs

Can I run Darkest DungeonĀ®?

You would be able to run Darkest DungeonĀ® 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:

  • OS: Windows XP
  • Memory: 2 GB
  • Graphics: Open GL 3.2+ Compliant
  • Storage: 2 GB
  • Additional Notes: 1080p, 16:9 recommended

Minimum requirements for Mac are:

  • OS: OSX 10.9+
  • Memory: 2 GB
  • Graphics: Open GL 3.2+ Compliant
  • Storage: 2 GB
  • Additional Notes:

Minimum requirements for Linux are:

  • OS: Ubuntu 18.04
  • Memory: 2 GB
  • Graphics: Open GL 3.2+ Compliant
  • Storage: 2 GB
  • Additional Notes: 1080p, 16:9 recommended

Can I play Darkest DungeonĀ® with 1 GB of RAM?

No, this is not enough to play Darkest DungeonĀ®. The minimum RAM is 2 GB.

Can Darkest DungeonĀ® run on 2 GB of RAM?

Yes, Darkest DungeonĀ® can run with 2 GB of RAM. It's a minimum requirement.

How much RAM does Darkest DungeonĀ® need?

You need at least 2 GB of RAM to run Darkest DungeonĀ® on PC, but 4 GB is recommended.

On Mac it requires minimum 2 GB, with 4 GB recommended.

And on Linux/SteamOS: 2 GB minimum.

How many GB is Darkest DungeonĀ®?

At least 2 GB of disk space is required to install Darkest DungeonĀ® on your PC.

What graphics card do I need for Darkest DungeonĀ®?

You need Open GL 3.2+ Compliant or more powerful video card.

What version of Windows can I use to play Darkest DungeonĀ®?

Windows XP or newer.

Can I run Darkest DungeonĀ® on my laptop?

Yes, as long as it meets minimum requirements above.

Can I play Darkest DungeonĀ® on my Mac?

Yes, Darkest DungeonĀ® supports Mac if it meets the following minimum requirements:

  • OS: OSX 10.9+
  • Memory: 2 GB
  • Graphics: Open GL 3.2+ Compliant
  • Storage: 2 GB
  • Additional Notes:

Can I run Darkest DungeonĀ® on Linux/SteamOS?

Yes, you can play Darkest DungeonĀ® on Steam OS/Linux. Please see requirements above.

When is Darkest DungeonĀ® release date?

Darkest DungeonĀ® release date is 19 January, 2021.

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