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Pfft...yeah right. I bet these "minimum" specs are for running on lowest settings at 640x480 or something, unless pigs started flying and Crytek decided to optimize games for the current available PC hardware for once rather than workstation supercomputers...

Not gonna buy this game at launch anyway, even with a brand new rig (until it hits £6-£10 on Steam).
I still don't understand why people sit and act like the 8800GT can't play games. It's funny.
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:O 8800GT for min req isn't so bad.
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I still don't understand why people sit and act like the 8800GT can't play games. It's funny.
It can play them, not on highest settings though.
    
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where is my demo
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Would sir be liking a Kriek or a Brun with your hat?
On a serious note, not a bad starting point, about the recommended spec for crysis 1...
They could have optimized the coding better to run on less powerful hardware, who knows... I finally have a system that can run crisis on super high setting without dipping below 60fps (I play with on)
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I still don't understand why people sit and act like the 8800GT can't play games. It's funny.
I agree, my ex gf has a 9800 and I have a 8600 w/ 512mb and it does great running games on my mbp 15" 1440x900
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I still don't understand why people sit and act like the 8800GT can't play games. It's funny.
I never said that. What I said was that Crytek can't optimize their games. Judging by their minimum requirements for Crysis 1, expect "playable" framerates (with a rig that scrapes minimum requirements) at lowest settings and at a resolution of either 640x480 or 800x600.
    
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I never said that. What I said was that Crytek can't optimize their games. Judging by their minimum requirements for Crysis 1, expect "playable" framerates (with a rig that scrapes minimum requirements) at lowest settings and at a resolution of either 640x480 or 800x600.
I will enjoy proving you wrong when Crysis 2 launches.
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I highly doubt the minimum spec will only allow gameplay at the bare minimum. It's probably more like, minimum recommended for the best experience at average settings (IE:Crysis on low isn't even worth playing). While two totally different animals, Test Drive Unlimited 2 has about the same specifications for minimum yet I get over 40FPS with medium settings at 1440x900. Hell alot of the time it's hitting to the vsync 60FPS limiter.
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If i had to guess a 8800GT would do medium settings, 1680x1050 at about 25fps.

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I never said that. What I said was that Crytek can't optimize their games. Judging by their minimum requirements for Crysis 1, expect "playable" framerates (with a rig that scrapes minimum requirements) at lowest settings and at a resolution of either 640x480 or 800x600.
Nonsense.
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