Since Skyrim or 3D games are not light on requirements I'm left to guess you meant card games.
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Looking for laptop between the price range of $500-$600. For basic home use, school, and light gaming. I guess the only requirement is that the processing system is up to date RAM is at least 4, and the screen size is 15in.. Looking for the best over all laptop in this price range pretty much.