Nightmare System Requirements

Nightmare System Requirements - full specs, system checker and the gaming PC setup you need.

Nightmare minimum requirements

  • Memory: 2 GB
  • Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce 6100
  • CPU: AMD Phenom 9550
  • File Size: 2 GB
  • OS: Windows XP / Vista / 7; Attention: Windows 8,10 MAY cause problems

Nightmare recommended specs

  • Memory: 4 GB
  • Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce 8600 GT
  • CPU: Intel Core i5-650
  • File Size: 2 GB
  • OS: Windows XP / Vista / 7; Attention: Windows 8,10 MAY cause problems

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Can I Run Nightmare?

In terms of game file size, you will need at least 2 GB of free disk space available. An AMD Phenom 9550 Quad-Core CPU is required at a minimum to run Nightmare. However, the developers recommend a CPU greater or equal to an Intel Core i5-650 to play the game. The cheapest graphics card you can play it on is an NVIDIA GeForce 6100. Furthermore, an NVIDIA GeForce 8600 GT is recommended in order to run Nightmare with the highest settings. Nightmare system requirements state that you will need at least 2 GB of RAM. Additionally, the game developers recommend somewhere around 4 GB of RAM in your system.

Nightmare will run on PC system with Windows XP / Vista / 7; Attention: Windows 8,10 MAY cause problems and upwards.

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Nightmare FPS - what frame rate can you expect?

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Nightmare System Requirements PC Graph - Can I Run Nightmare
Nightmare System Requirements - Can You Run Nightmare?

Nightmare Details

Nightmare PC Specs


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JACK TWIN Vault Interactive


Vault Interactive Jack Twin


Action Indie Adventure

Nightmare Release Date

20th of December 2016

What is Nightmare?

An indie horror about dreams and nightmares the protagonist has. You play as a man whose family was killed. You're not allowed to go beyond your own home or else there's consequences. Nightmares and insomnia torment you every day. Will you be able to cope with them and understand what they mean?