Don't Starve

Don't Starve System Requirements

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1. In Don't Starve: Hamlet, Wilson uncovers a lost town of aristocratic Pigmen nestled within a foreboding tropical jungle.

2. About the GameDon’t Starve is an uncompromising wilderness survival game full of science and magic.

3. You play as Wilson, an intrepid Gentleman Scientist who has been trapped by a demon and transported to a mysterious wilderness world.

4. Wilson must learn to exploit his environment and its inhabitants if he ever hopes to escape and find his way back home.

5. Don't Starve Together is a standalone multiplayer expansion of the uncompromising survival game, Don't Starve.

6. In Don't Starve: Shipwrecked, Wilson finds himself stranded in a tropical archipelago.

7. He must learn to survive all over again in this new environment filled with new biomes, seasons, and creatures.

8. Enter a strange and unexplored world full of strange creatures, dangers, and surprises.

9. Gather resources to craft items and structures that match your survival style.

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System Requirements and Specifications

Windows PC Requirements

  • OS:Windows XP/Vista/Windows 7/Windows 8
  • Processor:1.7+ GHz or better
  • Memory:1+ gigs of RAM GB RAM
  • Graphics:Radeon HD5450 or better; 256 MB or higher
  • DirectX®:9.0c
  • Hard Drive:500 MB HD space
  • Sound:100% DirectX9.0c compatible sound card and drivers

No maximum Pc system requirements!!

Macintosh Requirements

  • OS:Lion (OSX 10.7.X)
  • Processor:2.0 GHz Intel
  • Memory:4 GB RAM
  • Graphics:256 MB NVidia or ATI graphics card
  • Hard Drive:512 MB Free Space
  • Additional:Not recommended for Intel GMA Graphics or Mac Minis or early-generation MacBooks

No maximum Mac system requirements!!

Linux Requirements

  • Processor:1.7+ GHz or better
  • Memory:1+ gigs of RAM GB RAM
  • Graphics:Radeon HD5450 or better; 256 MB or higher
  • Hard Drive:500 MB HD space

No maximum linux requirements!!

Can my PC Run Don't Starve? How to check your PC Specifications

Find specs for all Windows versions:

    Windows 10 and Windows 11 specifications:
  • Step 1. Open Windows Explorer, locate "This PC".
  • Step 2. Right-click "This PC" icon and select the "Properties" option.

  • Windows 8 specifications:
  • Processor, memory and operating system: Click the Windows Start Button » Settings Tile » PC and Devices » PC Info.

  • Windows 7 specifications:
  • Step 1. Right-click the “Computer” icon to open the menu » Select the "Properties" option.

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