System Shock 2 System Requirements

System Shock 2 System Requirements - full specs, system checker and the gaming PC setup you need.

System Shock 2 minimum requirements

  • Memory: 2 GB
  • Graphics Card: ATI FireGL T2-128
  • CPU: Intel Pentium 4 1.80GHz
  • File Size: 2 GB
  • OS: Windows XP / Vista / 7 / 8

System Shock 2 recommended specs

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Can I Run System Shock 2?

System Shock 2 system requirements state that you will need at least 2 GB of RAM. Provided that you have at least an ATI FireGL T2-128 graphics card you can play the game. In terms of game file size, you will need at least 2 GB of free disk space available. An Intel Pentium 4 1.80GHz CPU is required at a minimum to run System Shock 2.

System Shock 2 will run on PC system with Windows XP / Vista / 7 / 8 and upwards. Additionally it has a Mac version.

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System Shock 2 Mac OS system requirements (minimum)

  • Memory:2 GB
  • Graphics Card:ATI FireGL T2-128
  • CPU:Intel Pentium 4 1.80GHz
  • File Size:2 GB
  • OS:OS X 10.14 Mojave

System Shock 2 Details

System Shock 2 PC Specs

Player Count

7 Players (Last 24 Hours)

Review Score

92 / 100


Via Steam


Irrational Games Looking Glass Studios Nightdive Studios


Nightdive Studios


Action RPG FPS

System Shock 2 Release Date

10th of May 2013

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What is System Shock 2?

"Remember, it is my will that guided you here. It is my will that gave you your cybernetic implants, the only beauty in that meat you call a body. If you value that meat... you will do as I tell you." The cult classic sci-fi horror FPS-RPG has returned.

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