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In development since 2002, Oblivion is another leap forward in role-playing with its combination of freeform gameplay and cutting-edge graphics.
In keeping with the Elder Scrolls tradition, players will have the option to experience the main quest at their own pace, and there will be plenty of opportunities to explore the vast world and make your own way. Numerous factions can be joined, such as the thieves or mages guilds, and each contains its own complete storyline and the chance to rise to the head of the faction and reap further rewards.
Oblivion GPU Performance Comparison Graph

Oblivion GPU Analysis
Comparing Oblivion PC system requirements to all GPUs shows that Oblivion is going to need a graphics card that is capable of DX 9 or OpenGL 1.5.

To get the best visual graphical experience on Oblivion, aim to have a GPU that has at least 256 MB GPU RAM.

Most bottom end graphics cards currently available today, will probably allow you to play Oblivion

We are advised that 15 year old graphics cards should be able to run Oblivion , but there could be a few exceptions to this rule.

Note that most games do not officially support laptop graphics cards, but nowadays many laptop graphics solutions are capable of running modern games. Whether desktop graphics cards or laptop, try searching for your graphics card to compare against the Oblivion graphics card requirements chart below.