Control is a third-person shooter game developed by Remedy Entertainment that was originally released in late August 2019; In the game, players have to fight enemies using the “director’s pistol”, a gun capable of changing shape but without a doubt the biggest attraction of the game are Jesse Faden’s telepathic abilities, his protagonist, who is able to create energy shields or throw objects in the scene among many other things.
How to get Control for PC for free
As usual, we found this new game for free on Epic games For a limited time (in this case until June 17 at 5:00 p.m. Spanish time), the first thing you will need is to register on the platform. The game has a regular price of 31.99 dollars but the discount so far is 100%, so you can “buy” it at zero cost.
To get the game as we mentioned, you need to be registered on the Epic Games platform, and in order to add it to your digital games library forever, you have two options: the first is to start the launcher Epic Games if you already have it installed on your PC, go to the store and you will see that Control appears in the free games section; Just click on the game, add it to your cart and make the purchase as if you were buying any game, with the difference that since it has a 100% discount, the cost is literally zero dollars .
The second alternative to getting free control is to go to the game page via the web, sign in with your Epic Games account, and go through the same process, no more, no less. Once you ‘buy’ it, Control will be added to your digital games library on the platform.
Minimum and recommended requirements
As we mentioned earlier, Control launched at the end of August 2019, so it’s not yet two years old, and you’ll need a relatively modern PC to be able to move it around comfortably. The developer indicates the minimum requirements for playing at 1080p and 30 FPS with the graphics settings at the bottom and those recommended for 1080p at 60 FPS and the settings at the top, but as usual, he does not indicate the requirements for playing in resolution. 4K and with everything at the same time. maximum, so this part is homegrown and what we’re telling you are our personal recommendations in that regard.
|Minimum requirements||Recommended requirements||4K requirements|
|Processor||Minimum requirementsIntel Core i5-4690
AMD FX 4350
|Recommended requirementsIntel Core i5-7600K
AMD Ryzen 5 1600X
|4K requirementsIntel Core i7-8700K
AMD Ryzen 5 2600X
|RAM memory||Minimum requirements8 GB||Recommended requirements16 GB||4K requirements16 GB|
|Graphic card||Minimum requirementsGeForce GTX 760
Radeon R9 280X
|Recommended requirementsGeForce GTX 1660
Radeon RX 580
GeForce RTX 2060 for ray tracing
|4K requirementsGeForce RTX 2060
Radeon RX 6700
GeForce RTX 3070 for ray tracing
|Operating system||Minimum requirements64-bit Windows 7||Recommended requirements64-bit Windows 10||4K requirements64-bit Windows 10|
As you can see, Control requires a relatively modern and powerful PC, especially if you intend to play with maximum graphics as it is a title that supports ray tracing and in this case you You will need one of the newer NVIDIA RTX graphics cards to be able to get a decent performance because as you well know it greatly penalizes the performance of the game.
For the rest, we must mention the fact that the developer specifies that Control is natively compatible with ultra-wide screens (21: 9), with unrestricted FPS gaming and of course with G-Sync and FreeSync frequency technologies. adaptive refresh rate for the monitor.