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haha i just finished it for the first time with my friend last weekend. i pretty much sold him on PC gaming.
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Originally Posted by Varjo;12131436 
The story in crysis was pretty darn good. Not a bioware game, but for an fps.... I was very engaged.

As far as gameplay... you seriously didn't find it exceptional? I LOVED the gameplay of crysis. You can use so many tactics.

Americans with futuristic suits and N. Koreans are fighting and then aliens show up and everyone starts to fight each other. I honestly don't see what is original about that.

Regarding the gameplay, it's nothing that hasn't been done a million times. It was polished and smooth, but it wasn't anything new. Not that I didn't enjoy it, but it didn't wow me at all. You can be stealthy with invisibility and silenced weapons or you can run and gun or you can shoot from afar. Solid, but not exceptional.
    
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Originally Posted by amstech;12126721 
Yes yes.
Most console owners shoot the game off as a look-good game, but the actual game itself is darn good!
CRYSIS IS ONE OF MY FAVORITE GAMES!
idk why every1 hates it and only uses it for benching. probably because they coulnt master the nanosuit and take out a KPA base with their bare hands. on delta.

anyway im glad to see more CRYlovers
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and i say to those with consoles:

but can it play crysis? if not its not good enough!
ive tried, but their puny ignant brains doesnt even know the game.
FILTHY CONSOLE PEASANTS!

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warhead just pushes crysis further into its storyline, and youll love the new areas of the island youll find, trust me

YUP.
when your in a ice cave it looks SO NICE!
oh and look out for the red flying ones! they drop BOMBS!
also look out for the scouts that shield each other. a good gauss shot makes short work of them biggrin.gif
    
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post #34 of 45
I found it very difficult at first, had to get used to the combat style and suit controls. I think it turns people off at first.

After that, yah it is totally awesome. I loved the sandbox approach, makes it feel like a real battlefield, so many options, I had alot of fun just screwing around with approaches. Kind of reminded me of metal gear 4 a bit.

Some of the most fun I had was instead of being stealthy i grabbed a truck and just drove full speed into the enemy base, crashed and jumped out, then hid and started fighting, so much fun!
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Beat this game on a C2 T7100 8700GT laptop, and it was SMOOTH at 1440x900. Playing it now is bliss. I can't even imagine what it must look like with everything maxed out eek.gif
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I never found the game that difficult, even on Delta, at least once I got used to not having a crosshair (which doesn't take long). It's just one of those games where you can run into a horde of enemies guns blazing. It's closer to other tactical/sandbox shooters than it is to something like Quake or Unreal where you can survive an incredible amount of damage.

Best thing about Crysis/Warhead/Wars are the mods though. MechWarrior Living Legends in particular is a really well done (but still beta) total conversion.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by aroc91;12131583 
Americans with futuristic suits and N. Koreans are fighting and then aliens show up and everyone starts to fight each other. I honestly don't see what is original about that.

Regarding the gameplay, it's nothing that hasn't been done a million times. It was polished and smooth, but it wasn't anything new. Not that I didn't enjoy it, but it didn't wow me at all. You can be stealthy with invisibility and silenced weapons or you can run and gun or you can shoot from afar. Solid, but not exceptional.

A game doesn't have to be original to be great. Just look at dragon age. Crysis pulled off its elements better than games before it. The story may not be overly complex, but it was well told, had nice pacing, and was realistically and engagingly presented. I give it a 7/10 for the story. The gameplay wasn't that innovative, but it was the best in any fps I've ever played, 9.5/10. Graphics and sound get a 10/10. And replayability gets an 8/10 due to the different tactics you can take.

Anyway, to each their own, but for me, a game doesn't have to be original to be fantastic.
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Originally Posted by amstech;12126721 
Yes yes.
Most console owners shoot the game off as a look-good game, but the actual game itself is darn good!

So long as you ignore the gawd-awful final boss fight...whoever at EA thought that was a good idea should be put on a sinking carrier that is crushed by an alien spacecraft.

Game was way too easy even on "Delta".
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IMO crysis has a TERRIBLE story line... i mean stick to either aliens or koreans... not both. very boring tbh. though it does look pretty with mega graphics. though i have seen better. it only requires a lot of grunt due to it being open world and being very high poly. the graphics overall wernt THAT good
     
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You gotta love Crysis 2 then. I might add another 570 just to be confident
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