Benchmarks Bring a fast CPU and an Nvidia GPU for the best ancient Egypt experience.
Like butter We've tested the settings required on various GPUs to get butter smooth framerates at maximum resolution.
Priorities Game Mode can help low-end hardware improve performance, but it can cause some strange problems, too.
War never changes The pseudo-historical "greatest war" simulation is a finely tuned killing machine.
API Anomalies A tale of two APIs with wildly differing results. DirectX 12 is far from a performance panacea.