Modern gaming computers require the best graphics cards, processors, and ram before you’re even able to play most of the newer titles out there. Once you finish building your fully custom gaming rig you might not know what to play to take your computer to its limits before seeing where you can upgrade it in the future.
- 1. Just Cause 3
Just Cause 3 is a veritable oasis of chaos and destruction for any fans of fast paced shooters out there, but on top of this it also requires a higher end computer to run due to the sheer amount of massive explosions, bullets flying, bridges falling and all of the other Physics enabled objects all over the game world just waiting to be destroyed as you pass.
Needing a recommended 3.4 GHz processor, 8 GB of RAM, and a NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 3GB graphics card on a computer using the windows 7.1 or 8.1 operating systems Just cause 3 is a sure way to tank your frame rate on mid-range computer setups, ensuring that you need to have a great system to even think about running it at its best settings.
- 2. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Created by CD Projekt Red, a company known for their stunning graphics and animations as well as their free distribution of all downloadable content for their games, The Witcher 3 is a prime candidate for testing your build or just having fun in an environment with amazing graphics that make the game feel so much more lifelike than many others out there with lower quality graphics.
Needing a recommended 3.4-4.0 GHz processor, 6 GB of RAM, NVIDIA GPU GeForce GTX 770 graphics, and a computer running windows 7+, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is one of the most demanding games from 2015.
- 3. Crysis 3
Crysis 3 is the third installment of the Crysis series, known since its start for being hard on computers and requiring the best of the best to run smoothly due to their graphics and particle effects that are constantly tanking the framerate of gamers everywhere when they aren’t using a good enough setup, ensuring that the Crysis franchise is a benchmark game for gamers everywhere when they want to test their new builds.
Needing a quad-core CPU, 8 GB of RAM, the latest DirectX 11 graphics card, and a computer running windows 7+ Crysis 3 is a beast of a game that is very demanding of computer systems and uses many resources in running, requiring top of the line equipment to perform properly.
A sure way to ensure that your computer is capable of running these titles, however, is to use a gaming benchmark to test your equipment before you purchase the game, there are many reliable tests available online such as WWW.3dmark.com with their gaming benchmark and graphics test used by gamers everywhere to test their system for its best performance