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Slime Rancher 2 PC Requirements

Wondering if your PC can run the new game Slime Rancher 2? Here are the official PC requirements for the game so you can ensure your computer can handle it.
Slime Rancher 2 PC Requirements

Slime Rancher 2 released today, 22nd September, on Early Access, and fans are already loving it. There are tons of new slimes to discover in this game, a sequel to the original Slime Rancher.

If you want to get in on the fun and try out Slime Rancher 2 on Early Access through Steam, you'll need to ensure that your computer can run it. Here is everything you need to know about the PC requirements for Slime Rancher 2, including how they compare to the first game.

Slime Rancher 2 PC Requirements

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Slime Rancher 2 released on Early Access on 22nd September 2022. (Picture: Monomi Park(

Slime Rancher 2 isn't an extremely heavy game, meaning that most modern computers, especially those optimized for gaming, should have no problem running it.

Here are the exact PC specs you'll need for Slime Rancher 2 to run on your computer, including both the minimum and recommended setup.

Minimum:
  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: Windows 10 64-bit
  • Processor: Intel Core i5-2500K / AMD FX-6300
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960 2GB / AMD Radeon R9 280 3GB
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 8 GB available space
Recommended:
  • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
  • OS: Windows 10 64-bit
  • Processor: Intel i5-8400 / AMD Ryzen 5 1500X
  • Memory: 16 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 / AMD RX 5700
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Storage: 8 GB available space
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Slime Rancher 2 is a little heavier than Slime Rancher. (Picture: Monomi Park)

You'll only need 8GB of RAM to run the game, but 16 GB is recommended to run the game smoothly; these requirements are pretty generous, meaning that even some low-end computers may be able to run the game, if not super smoothly.

Still, these requirements are a little higher than the PC requirements for the original Slime Rancher, so just because your computer can run Slime Rancher doesn't mean it can run Slime Rancher 2.

That's all you need to know about the PC requirements for the game Slime Rancher 2 and whether your computer can run the game.

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Featured image courtesy of Monomi Park.