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What can I say 10 years later I decided to re-download my favorite game of ALL time. I used this game for quite some time to test new GPU’s and see what they were made of. “Yeah but can it play Crysis” became the motto used with every new GPU releases for many back then.

I’ve gone from playing this on a 1080p TN monitor,1440 IPS and now find myself @ 4K UHD. My Nitro Fury is pulling 39-49 FPS (averaging in between) on very high settings, this time its freesync smooth. Crysis still looks beautiful and I found myself engulfed enough I’m going to finish this again.

This game goes down in history with nostalgia for me. Best money’s worth I’ve ever spent on any game. I ended up playing Crysis 2 & 3 and I enjoyed them as well.

You and I see eye-to-eye on many things and this game is no exception. There is simply nothing quite like Crysis and I dearly love all of its iterations for a multitude of reasons even beyond the groundbreaking graphics.
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I don't think the day/night cycle is anything like a true 24 hour cycle and the movements of the sun are vastly sped up (otherwise you'd have to play for many hours at a time to even notice the shifting of time via the sun).

Not to mention sv_timeofdaylength parameter. Almost everything can be tweaked through its command prompt like a true PC game.
 
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I don't think the day/night cycle is anything like a true 24 hour cycle and the movements of the sun are vastly sped up (otherwise you'd have to play for many hours at a time to even notice the shifting of time via the sun).

Not to mention sv_timeofdaylength parameter. Almost everything can be tweaked through its command prompt like a true PC game.

 

That is what I loved about Crysis, so much customization options, custom map, high-res textures, etc.

 

I lost my drive containing all my old game installs and need to re-download the hi-res textures, and the good maps packs and maps like Operation Vulcano.  Anyone have copies of those things, or reliable links to them?

 

Crysis was the game that made me buy my Alienware m5550-r3 back in the day.

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Anyone remember the Crytanic? I wonder if that project went anywhere. Someone was basically re-creating the Titanic in Crysis.
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That is what I loved about Crysis, so much customization options, custom map, high-res textures, etc.

I lost my drive containing all my old game installs and need to re-download the hi-res textures, and the good maps packs and maps like Operation Vulcano.  Anyone have copies of those things, or reliable links to them?

Crysis was the game that made me buy my Alienware m5550-r3 back in the day.

yeah i am on the hunt for all them good texture packs as well as mods and map packs.

Playing through the game now on just the very high settings then want to tweak it like back in the day when my 8800 Ultra would just cry when turned this game on. i don't mean coil whine either tongue.gif
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I put together some Crysis mods over here
http://www.overclock.net/t/1636926/crysis-2017-mod-compilation
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I put together some Crysis mods over here
http://www.overclock.net/t/1636926/crysis-2017-mod-compilation

subbed, bookmarked and +1 for the epic share brochacho... thumb.gif
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it seems no one liked the Crysis expanded mod
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Not to mention sv_timeofdaylength parameter. Almost everything can be tweaked through its command prompt like a true PC game.

Something not possible with Warhead oddly enough.
    
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this is impressive - i should get this game
 
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