You Call That A Screenshot? 30,000 x 4087 Pixels... Now That's A Screenshot!

The people in charge of hyping the new PC game Total War: Rome II keep exploiting our weakness for absurdly large, detailed screenshots — screenshots that could get their game mistaken for the most violent Where's Waldo ever.

Their new shot today is 30,000 x 4087 and weighs in at 80MB. It's not quite as gargantuan as their last one, but it's big nonetheless. Download it from this official page.

It is a truly impressive thing, both in its scale and in the horrors it manages to hide.

Poor guy.

Obviously, the Creative Assembly's real-time strategy game is never going to look quite like this screenshot, but to get the game running this September on your rig and normal-sized monitors, make sure you can meet the official minimum/recommended specs.

  • Minimum:
    • OS: XP / Vista / Windows 7 / Windows 8
    • Processor: 2GHz Intel Dual Core processor / 2.6GHz Intel Single Core processor
    • Memory: 2GB RAM
    • Graphics: 512 MB DirectX 9.0c compatible card (Shader Model 3, vertex texture fetch support).
    • DirectX: 9.0c
    • Hard Drive: 35GB HD space
    • Screen Resolution: 1024 x 768
  • Recommended:
    • OS: Windows 7 / Windows 8
    • Processor: 2nd Generation Intel Core i5 processor (or greater)
    • Memory: 4GB RAM
    • Graphics: 1024 MB DirectX 11 compatible graphics card.
    • DirectX:11
    • Hard Drive: 35GB HD space
    • Screen Resolution: 1920 x 1080


    Hopefully the ACB doesn't get precious on this one and RC on it......

    Now imagine a desktop that can fit that screenshot as a wallpaper......

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