Killer Instinct Windows 10 System Requirements Revealed, To Launch On March 29th

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Mar 1, 2016

Killer Instinct, the fighting game originally released on Xbox One, has been announced for Windows 10 a while back, and today Microsoft has shared more details on this particular version of the game, including final release date, cross-platform features and system requirements.

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Earlier today, Microsoft confirmed that Killer Instinct will launch on Windows 10 on March 29th. In a new FAQ posted on the game’s official website, it’s been confirmed that all those who have purchased content for the Xbox One version of the game won’t have to purchase it again. By using the following method, all the obtained Killer Instinct Xbox One content will be available for use on the Windows 10 version.

In order to access your existing Killer Instinct content on Windows 10, Xbox One owners must receive the Season 3 game update, available starting March 29, 2016. Simply login to your Xbox One console and launch Killer Instinct. Ensure you’re connected to Xbox Live and follow the prompts to receive the update. Once the update is complete, launch Killer Instinct fully. Once the update is complete and you have launched Killer Instinct again, you will be able to login into Windows 10 to access your owned and earned content.

As mentioned above, system requirements have also been shared, and you can find them right below.


  • OS: Windows 10 64-bit
  • PROCESSOR: Intel Core i5-750 @ 2.67 GHz/ AMD Phenom II X4 965 @ 3.4 GHz
  • GRAPHICS: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 480/ AMD Radeon HD 5850
  • DIRECTX: Version 11
  • NETWORK: Broadband Internet connection


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  • OS: Windows 10 64-bit
  • PROCESSOR: Intel Core i5-4670K @ 3.4GHz/ AMD FX-4300 @ 3.8 GHz
  • GRAPHICS: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 670/ AMD Radeon HD 7950
  • DIRECTX: Version 11
  • NETWORK: Broadband Internet Connection

Killer Instinct will launch on March 29th on Windows 10 alongside Season 3.