Today, popular video game developer Capcom has announced a release date for their recently released video game Resident Evil 6, the newest installment in the Resident Evil franchise.

The game is set to be available on Steam for PC on March 22, 2013. Additionally, PC gamers are to get all available DLC currently on consoles for the video game at no extra cost.

While purchasing Resident Evil 6 via Steam will net you cloud saving, achievements, support for friends, game overlay and leaderboards, the video game is also set to be available for PC not through Steam (in Europe) as a physical boxed copy.

Capcom has recommended the following minimum and recommended specs for your PC for playing Resident Evil 6:

Minimum specs:

OS: Windows Vista®/XP, Windows 7, Windows 8

Processor: Intel® CoreTM2 Duo 2.4 Ghz or better, AMD AthlonTM X2 2.8 Ghz or better

Memory: 2 GB RAM

Hard Disk Space: 16 GB free hard drive space

Video Card: NVIDIA® GeForce® 8800GTS or better

DirectX®: 9.0c or greater

Sound: Standard audio device

Recommended specs:

OS: Windows Vista®/XP, Windows 7, Windows 8

Processor: Intel® CoreTM 2 Quad 2.7 Ghz or better, AMD PhenomTM II X4 3 Ghz or better

Memory: 4 GB RAM

Hard Disk Space: 16 GB free hard drive space

Video Card: NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 560 or better

DirectX®: 9.0c or greater

Sound: Standard audio device

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