Ravenfield installing guide

Many players have faced some trouble situations with installing the Ravenfield game. Even though we’re not the most passionate game players we know the frustrations of a PC gamer when he is stuck with a game installing. We know your pain because modern software updates so frequently and sometimes it causes errors. If you have problems while installing Ravenfield on your PC or laptop, follow our tutorial about how to download Ravenfield properly.

Tips for Ravenfield installation

Most players don’t pay attention to the system requirements of the game they’re about to download or install. That’s why our first recommendation is to always find out if your computer meets the particular requirements. It can be done easily.

Before installing the game, check the version of your OS.

For Windows, you have to:

  1. Click the Start button, go to Settings\System\About;

  2. Find the Device specifications tab (here you can see if you're running a 32-bit or 64-bit version of Windows);

  3. Look at Windows specifications, so you can find out which edition and version of Windows your device is running.

To find out for macOS:

  1. Find the Apple icon in the top left corner of your screen and click it;

  2. Select and click “About this Mac”;

  3. Read the information in the appeared window.

For Linux:

  1. Open the terminal application (bash shell)

  2. For remote server login using the ssh: ssh user@server-name.

  3. Type any one of the following command to find os name and version in Linux: cat /etc/os-release. lsb_release -a. hostnamectl.

  4. Type the following command to find Linux version: uname -r.

Now, when you know the version of OS your device operates with, check the info about storage and memory required.

Recommended Windows system:

  • OS: Windows 7 or Newer;

  • Processor: 64-bit, 3 GHz or Faster;

  • Memory: 8 GB RAM

  • Graphics: Geforce GTX 750;

  • DirectX: Version 11;

  • Storage: 1 GB available space.

Recommended macOS:

  • OS: Windows 7 or Newer;

  • Processor: 64-bit, 3 GHz or Faster;

  • Memory: 8 GB RAM;

  • Graphics: Geforce GTX 750;

  • DirectX: Version 11;

  • Storage: 1 GB available space.

For SteamOS and Linux:

  • OS: Latest Ubuntu, SteamOS;

  • Processor: 64-bit, 3 GHz or Faster;

  • Memory: 8 GB RAM;

  • Graphics: Geforce GTX 750;

  • Storage: 1 GB available space.

Useful programmes for Ravenfield downloading and installing

To download Ravenfield and make it run properly, you also need several apps to be already installed. Get the WinRAR to extract the compression files, because the game you download will be in .zip format. DirectX 9 helps to run, display and play high-quality video games effortlessly. For Windows users, it is highly recommended to have the Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable. This pre-requisite solves all C++ related game issues.

Once you have all this recommended software, just download the Ravenfield Game and install it. It should run smoothly.

How to download the Ravenfield game

To download Ravenfield, you have to go to its official site and scroll down to download section. Here you’ll find three options for different platforms. Pick a needed version and click “Download”. Now, if you operate a Windows system, you have to choose where your game will be saved and press “Save”. It will take several minutes until the downloading completed.

After the file is downloaded, extract it from zip. format with WinRAR. Once the file is extracted, click on the Ravenfield application to begin installing.

For macOS, you have to go with the same algorithm.

However, if you have Steam or Itch app installed on your computer you can install it from the app. No matter which method you choose, the game remains the same with the only exception that the game features may vary.

Launching the game

After the game is installed, press on the desktop icon to launch it. For those with Steam\Itch app installed on their device, it's fairly obvious. Once the game is installed, you click the launch button to start the game.

We hope that you found our tips and recommendations useful. Now you know how to download and install the Ravenfield game, so just have fun playing it!