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JediTricks
08-16-2001, 11:21 AM
I'm considering getting a new computer and I was wondering what elements I'd need for a PC to play the upcoming Jedi Knight 2: Jedi Outcast. I'm not very knowledgable about the technical elements of video cards and stuff, but I'll try to keep up.

Thanks for any help. :)

Boba Rhett
08-16-2001, 12:58 PM
The minimum requirements should be around, 550mhz pentium compatable, 128mb ram, 16mb video card, and alot of disk space. :D Keep in mind, it probably wont run very well on a system lke that. You'll want to at least upgrade the video card to a 32mb,"Geforce 2 perhaps?" to get it to run relatively smooth.

the master jedi
08-16-2001, 04:51 PM
I'd better start counting my pennies for a new computer.

12inch Lando
08-16-2001, 07:33 PM
You're not the only one. :(

the master jedi
08-16-2001, 09:58 PM
I'm probably going to need a miracle to save up that much money before the game comes out.

JediTricks
08-17-2001, 03:56 AM
Interesting, thanks for the info Rhett. I'm having a hard time deciding on a video card, I want 64 vid ram, but I don't want to spend too much. Any ideas?

QLD
08-17-2001, 04:13 AM
Those are some lofty goals for my PC. But it's worth a try.

Boba Rhett
08-17-2001, 04:39 PM
Well, you could get a Voodoo5 64mb card but the problem is that they don't support that card anymore. :D But it is probably the cheapest 64mb card out right now.

If I was buying one and really wanted a 64mb card but was keeping price in mind I would go for a Nvidia geforce2 64mb. You can get one on ebay for a pretty good price. I'd stay away from any Ati products. They may be dying soon. :o


If price is not a factor go ahead and get a Nvidia Geforce 3 64mb card or wait a few months for the 128mb card. :D

ThomasLane
09-09-2001, 10:51 AM
Just go to htp://www.pricewatch.com and check out computer component prices. You don't have to buy a new computer. Most of you can upgrade your old PC to 1 GHz P4 for a couple hundred bucks, and memory is cheaper than dirt right now (seriously, go down to Lowes and buy a few hundred Megabytes, err... pounds of dirt).

Current prices:
P4 1.3 GHz MB+CPU = $239
512 MB PC133 SIMM = $27
GForce 2 64MB = $48

derek
03-31-2002, 09:22 AM
since this game just came out, i thought i'd bump this thread to the top.:)

DeadEye
03-31-2002, 11:50 AM
Yeah....I'm already stuck in the first level.

derek
03-31-2002, 04:27 PM
here is a walk through of the whole game. it's long, but got me out of a few jams.:)

http://home.get2net.dk/juicesworld/jediwalk.txt

DeadEye
03-31-2002, 10:40 PM
thanks