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Crysis 1 is still the graphics king for PC gaming...
This game still amazes me in the quality they put into this from 2008...
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post #12 of 181
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Originally Posted by Mike-IRL View Post

I saw about ten minutes of it watching someone play it in queue for a LoL game, it is literally prototype 1.

lol, prototype 1 is even better. biggrin.gif

at least in prototype 1 FPS doesn't go under 60. in prototype 2 FPS is around 30-40 and that is with a GTX 680 ohno-smiley.gif
    
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post #13 of 181
Crysis 2 still does use some descent tech with the high resolution textures and direct x11 patch...
Pushes my hardware pretty hard but I still prefer Crysis 1's graphics...

I personally don't like how linear the game is compared to Crysis 1...
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post #14 of 181
Not sure how much crack is being smoked in this thread...

Crysis 2 and Crysis 1 were completely different environments. To say one had better graphics than the other is rubbish. Crysis 2 was much much much more polished and refined. Also didn't suffer from the jagged edges like the original did. When it comes to visual appeal Crysis 2 wins hands down unless you are blind. Crysis was beautiful in nature because it was on a lush island with deep lights and shadows. Contrasting aqua blue and forest floor green helps as well. Crysis 2 was much more dark and dirty. It was created to show the utter destruction of the invading alien force.

Gameplay wise, I loved the original Crysis. Hands down much better functionality and immersion. I liked how it was linear but you could approach every mission sandbox style. Also the power mechanics were much more intuitive.
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I think Crysis 1 looks a little better, but I would never say Crysis 2 graphics suck.
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Hard to compare graphics on CryEngine games because they are so customizable, and the default settings are so terrible.

Even without any new textures or resources, the games can be made to look vastly better with some configuration tweaking, and will run better at the same time. I've honestly never seen such useless default configuration settings.
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Crysis 1 = PC

Crysis 2 = console

SO, consoles from 6 years ago cant keep with it. Way it is, can't wait for next gen so games will look better.
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Originally Posted by xFALL3Nx View Post

Crysis 1 = PC
Crysis 2 = console
SO, consoles from 6 years ago cant keep with it. Way it is, can't wait for next gen so games will look better.

Crysis 3 is being released on this generation I believe, so the sucking will continue.

Metro 2033 textures are horrible, in my opinion. They look like a grade-schooler's oil painting.

There are lots and lots of HD texture packs for both crysis 1 and 2. I, however, haven't had the time to see which one is better when fully modded. Maybe someday, after I work through my backlog of steam sale purchases.
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Originally Posted by givmedew View Post

I prefer Crysis 1 because of how open it was. To me it was the LONG AWAITED sequel to the original Far Cry which I know this actually has nothing to do with Far Cry but I really missed the open Jungle sneaking optional game play.
Crysis 2 was a HUGE let down for me I did not even finish the game.

agreed on the let down feeling. I did finish crysis 2, and some parts were pretty fun, but over all I just didn't get into it that much. Way too linear and the lack of save games really annoyed me
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Both games look amazing, not that manny games look better..
    
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