Square Enix have listed the added features of the Tomb Raider 2013 PC port being developed by Nixxes Software (Deus Ex – Human Revolution). The company also confirmed the minimum and recommended system specs with the game, which is scheduled for release on 5 March.
PC Additions; not found on Console.
• Very high resolution textures with up to 16x the amount of data. • Detail Tessellation to enhance the detail on many surfaces in the game. • Higher quality shadows. • High quality depth of field with near-blur. • Tessellation algorithms used to smooth out geometry. • Improved cloth, SSAO, quality wetness effects, and post-filter effects. • LOD quality is adjustable for better quality on higher-end machines.
Minimum system requirements.
• Windows XP Service Pack 3, Windows Vista,7,8 (32bit/64bit). • DirectX 9 graphics card with 512Mb Video RAM. • Dual core CPU. • 1GB Memory (2GB on Vista).
Recommended system requirements.
• Windows Vista, Windows 7 or Windows 8 • DirectX 11 graphics card with 1GB Video RAM. • Quad core CPU. • 4GB Memory.
Tomb Raider 2013 will release on 5 March for the PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3.