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I couldn't get the texture pack to install but I did get the tessellation pack installed.

I have not once seen anything even resembling tessellation. Granted, I have only played multiplayer, but still.

And I was excited about Bokeh DOF, it looked awesome. I have never seen it in game. well, I saw it once... distant sky scrapers in the skybox get the bokeh effect if I go iron sights, regardless of what I am looking at, even if i am looking right at the skyscraper.

Nothing like this
http://www.giantbomb.com/crysis-2/61...41/51-1824777/

*** is up with this?

and My performance is utterly crippled.

If I lower graphics to anything below ultra, they seem to look the same but run 2-3x smoother and faster.
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read my sig if you want to boost your fps but you have a 560 so i dont know if you will get 100 fps maybe 80 or 90
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look at the ground or at brick walls, you'll definitely see tesselation there.
also the performance hit in multiplayer isn't worth it imo, just run at extreme.
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read my sig if you want to boost your fps but you have a 560 so i dont know if you will get 100 fps maybe 80 or 90
LOL that is exactly what I did, it is great.
   
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read my sig if you want to boost your fps but you have a 560 so i dont know if you will get 100 fps maybe 80 or 90
and set everything else to utlra?
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read my sig if you want to boost your fps but you have a 560 so i dont know if you will get 100 fps maybe 80 or 90
Turning PostProcessing down from Ultra to Extreme disables Tesselation.
    
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Turning PostProcessing down from Ultra to Extreme disables Tesselation.
Way to ruin the guy's dreams, kcuestag
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Way to ruin the guy's dreams, kcuestag
Well, I also play with Postprocessing in Extreme because the performance loss is simply a joke for such a small quality boost it offers.
    
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i can confirm that is false, i used exactly what he recomended and there was tesselation. thanks alot for the tips! i didn't see any bokeh depth of field tho which i liked but o well.

i noticed a couple brick walls that werent tesselated but most of them were, and it looked awesome.

averaging 55-60 FPS with vsync on, minimum of 44 at 1920x1200 everything ultra except shadows/shaders high, post processing extreme
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i can confirm that is false, i used exactly what he recomended and there was tesselation. thanks alot for the tips! i didn't see any bokeh depth of field tho which i liked but o well.

i noticed a couple brick walls that werent tesselated but most of them were, and it looked awesome.

averaging 55-60 FPS with vsync on, minimum of 44 at 1920x1200 everything ultra except shadows/shaders high, post processing extreme
Screenshots please?

I am quite sure PostProcessing @ Extreme disables most (If not ALL) tesselation.

At least that's what I thought, I need to give it another try some day.
    
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