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I played Crysis 1 on my old Prescott at 800x600 resolution. Super low graphics and don't ask how enjoyable it was. Then I built my 2 sig rigs a few years later and I played the game again just for the graphics. I did not regret it one bit, well okay there were times when I was planning to run Terry Makedon over with my car for not optimizing crossfire performance right on both my rigs but that was then and this is now.

Having all that eyecandy should not detract from the larger picture : the game was so badly coded that you can count on one hand the rigs on OCN that can play it on 1080p with V-SYNC! Yeah in 2011.

In any case, having purchased Crysis 2 at launch and believing the hype that CryEngine 3 was optimised to give graphics that were as good as Crysis 1, I said good graphics not a hog on resources. It seems you cannot have one without the other.


From the Crytek feedback it seems that they learned their lesson and the next installment will be like Crysis 1.
 
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OK, as long as that yellow screen bug doesn't come up I'll try the new drivers. Thanks!
Here are some screens of what I average...






And this is with my min frames...(that I could find)

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I am grateful to Crytek for releasing the DX11 upgrade option, but I don't see a difference between it and DX9.
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Can you say ...PLACEBO effect?
 
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Can you say ...PLACEBO effect?
Haha,quite possibly true apart from the bricks of course!
Gota ask...*** took all this time? was it just one guy with an old Dell P4.
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Placebo effect? It gave you everything that DX11 would give you...more outstanding object detection on things like bricks and cobble etc, better ambient lighting etc.

Plus the high res textures are NOTICEABLY better. Just what were you expecting? They didn't promise anything they didn't give us.
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Post me some actuall in-game screen shot comparisons that highlight exactly the changes made to textures and the tesselation.

I have only so far seen an impressive worthwhile difference in BRICKS?
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I have only so far seen an impressive worthwhile difference in BRICKS?
That's pretty much all DX11 is going to give you over DX9 apart from better lighting etc, which the patch ALSO gives...I mean seriously.
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Post me some actuall in-game screen shot comparisons that highlight exactly the changes made to textures and the tesselation.

I have only so far seen an impressive worthwhile difference in BRICKS?
um what exactly do you expect from the tesselation?
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