Tom Clancy’s The Division is an online multiplayer third-person shooter open world role playing game developed by Ubisoft Massive. Its only for eighth/next-gen Consoles and PC i.e. Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC.
The Division is a game which is actually inspired by real world events called “Operation Dark Winter” and “Directive 51”. Operation Dark Winter is a simulation of a large scale bio-terrorist attack conducted from June 22-23, 2001. This simulation was created to strengthen the strategic ability of the country during this type of crisis. Whereas Directive 51 also known as the National Security and Homeland Security Presidential Directive is a directive signed by former United States President George W. Bush on May 4, 2007 which gave way to such procedures that would ensure continuity of the government in case of a catastrophic event.
In the game you are a member of a classified unit of tactical agents called “The Division” which is activated when the city of New York falls into chaos in five days due to a catastrophic pandemic. Their mission is to prevent the fall off society.
The game runs on the “Snowdrop Engine”, it pays great attention to the dynamic global illumination which makes the day and night cycle look more realistic than ever. Due to the detailed procedural destruction the level of immersion in this game is unbelievable. The advanced particle system in this engine makes particles react dynamically to even the slightest disturbance even light. The atmosphere of the game reacts to the constant change in the weather.
Tom Clancy’s The Division Expected PC System Requirements:
CPU: Intel Core i3 or Above RAM: 3gb DDR3 Graphics: 512 MB RAM, Nvidia 8000/9000 series , ATI radeon 4xxx series Operating system: Windows Vista
System Requirements Recommended:
CPU:Intel Core i5 or i7 processor, or AMD FX 8000 series chip RAM: 8gb DDR3 Graphics: 2GB Video RAM, Nvidia GTX 560ti or better / ATI Radeon 6870 or better Operating system: Windows 7 64 bit / Windows 8 64 bit
System Requirements High:
CPU: Intel core i7 2600k/3770k/3930k/4770 or AMD FX 8000 series chip RAM: 8gb / 16gb DDR3 Graphics: Nvidia GTX 760 or ATI Radeon HD 7950
The game was nominated for a total of 60 awards and won 31 “Best of E3” Awards. Below is the list of awards won and nominations.