Release date and official PC system requirements announced for World War Z

Saber Interactive has announced the release date for World War Z. According to the press release, this new co-op zombie multiplayer game will release on April 16th. Furthermore, Saber Interactive has revealed the game’s PC requirements via its Epic store page.

According to the specs, PC gamers will at least need an Intel Core i5-750 or Core i3-530 or an AMD Phenom II X4-810 CPU with 8GB of RAM and an AMD R7 240 GB or an Nvidia GT 730 2GB or an Intel HD 530. Saber Interactive recommends an Intel Core i7-3970 with 16GB of RAM and an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960 or an AMD Radeon R9 280 graphics card. The game will also require 20GB of free hard-disk space.

World War Z’s core four-player co-op will pit players against relentless swarms of AI zombies, and will come with a PvPvZ mode aiming to offer a completely unique experience, challenging players to outlive both the living and the dead across a variety of competitive modes designed for 4v4 combat.

World War Z will launch with the following multiplayer modes:

  • Scavenge Raid: players race to secure resources across the map to win
  • Vaccine Hunt: players must pick up and hold an object to earn point for the team.
  • Swarm Deathmatch: Two teams go head to head in a bitter fight to the end
  • Swarm Domination: Capture zones to earn points and win a team victory
  • King of the Hill: Capture a single hill, then control it to earn victory points

Powered by Saber’s dynamic Swarm Engine, World War Z promises to unleash hundreds of fast-moving, bloodthirsty zombies at a time on players in a nail-biting action experience around the world, including New York, Moscow, Jerusalem and more. Players will be able to game in co-op with up to 3 friends using six distinct classes and an arsenal of deadly weapons, explosives, turrets and traps to demolish the undead menace and survive another day.

Below you can find the game’s official PC requirements.

Minimum RequirementsRecommended
CPUCore i5-750 / Core i3-530 / AMD Phenom II X4-810CPUIntel Core i7-3970 @ 3.50GHz
RAM8 GBRAM16 GB
OSWindows 7 and laterOS64 bit Windows 10, DX11
Video CardAMD R7 240 GB / Nvidia GT 730 2GB / Intel HD 530Video CardGeForce GTX 960 / Radeon R9 280
Storage20 GBStorage20 GB

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