Ubisoft has announced the New Zealand release date for the PC edition of Ghost Recon: Future Soldier and outlined the Digital Rights Management system that the upcoming tactical shooter will employ.

Players will need to log onto the Internet for a one-time product registration on Ubisoft’s uPlay service. No further Internet connectivity will be necessary unless players wish to play multiplayer.

Future Soldier is optimised for DirectX 11. The system specs follow:

Minimum requirements:

  • Supported Operating Systems: Windows XP (with Service Pack 3)/Windows Vista (with Service Pack 2)/ Windows 7 (with Service pack 1), both 32 bit & 64 bit versions
  • Processor: Intel Pentium D 3.0 Ghz or AMD Athlon64 X2 4400+ 2.2Ghz
  • RAM: 1GB Windows XP / 2GB Windows Vista or Windows 7
  • Video card: 256 MB DirectX-compliant, Shader 4.0-enabled video card
  • DirectX: DirectX 9.0c
  • DVD-ROM drive: DVD-ROM speed 4x, dual-layer drive
  • Sound card: DirectX 9.0c - compliant sound card
  • HDD space: 25 GB

Recommended configuration:

  • CPU: Intel Core2 Quad Q9450/ AMD Phenom II X4 940 or higher
  • RAM: 2 GB Windows XP / 3 GB Windows Vista & 7
  • Graphics Card: 1024 MB DirectX-compliant, Shader 4.0-enabled video card based on nVidia GeForce GTX 460 or AMD/ATi HD 5850 or better