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Originally Posted by GameBoy;12579833 
I wish people would STOP using this word.

Oh god this.. Im so tired of seeing that word.
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Originally Posted by Pwnography;12587621 
console port, wcyd

This game plays so much like cod, the maps, perks, killstreaks

You should probably play it some more before saying that. It has some similarities to cod. SO does battlefield? Ain't that a shocker. When has a ame ever stolen something from another game? Its quite a bit of fun, if you get used to the gameplay. The difference between this and cod at the very least is the massive number of different ways you can accomplish a kill. Its pretty damn cool running from rooftops shooting or jumping down elevator shafts and entering crossfire. The graphics aren't as good as crysis 1, but they are very good for how well the game plays. I'm not at all upset by this, as its much better for crytek if the people buying their game can play it.
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Originally Posted by mastical;12588210 
Yea been trying for 3 days now

More overload eh...
I couldn't even access the page first hours of launch, but on the same day after coming back from school I was able to make 3 different accounts just fine.
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sniper is way too hard because it takes soo many shots even when heashoting a non moving target, assault rifle> sniper for long range. We sure are in another world ...
I really like snipers is underpowered too much, sadly a 6.5/10 because it does not feature destructive environment like crysis 1. Crytek failed on me there, and for many others. Even though console gaming is a big market to reach, i don't think they should forget PC gamers aka the stupid DX9
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Well, time to update this.

Impressions. Firstly, only played the original MP for a little bit really. Only played Crysis Wars MP for a brief period too so while I had an idea of what to expect, this would still be new for me. For whatever reason, the original game's MP ran horribly for me but that was on an older system too.

Account creation and all that. Maybe, you know, the servers are overloaded? I downloaded the demo, installed fine, and used my normal Gamespy credentials. Logged in perfectly the first time and every time since then (yesterday evening).

Servers being full or 0 ping - Seems like most nearby regions may be "bugged" at 0 ping, though for example ones far away from me (California for example) were in the 100-300s. I was testing connecting long enough to say that I think the servers are fine, it's just the hosting server isn't updating the information fast enough to reflect changes. It took a substantial amount of trying to get on servers that weren't full, I'll admit, but I just kept trying ones that had 6-10 people and most of the time it worked just fine. For me atleast, if the launcher didn't make a connection sound immediately, it would eventually time-out so that may be one way you can reference it.

Now I'm not big into CoD or other shooters but this felt great and ran great here. One 580, only a little lag when running Fraps video together at 30 FPS with the game set to 1600x1200 hardcore. Is it perfect? No, but then again any game really isn't.

Ok so I GET IT that Crysis is meant to orchestrate the best PC graphics offered. The original and Warhead both abused systems (my old ones included). I can see them being expedient on the demo (start button etc.) just to get it out before the game launches but as others have shown, we should have quite a configurable treat come single player. Every other Crysis has had a slew of options so why not this?

I'm just reading this entire thread and seeing 3/4s of it be PC whiners complaining only about DX11. Graphics are good but really, as long as it's fun and gameplay is decent then I would think graphics (for some) would be secondary.

Maybe I just don't know what I'm missing. It looks phenominal to me and I for one, don't care what DX version it happens to be running.

Grabbed some video samples too. Lowered their quality a good deal though as the files were going to take a good while to upload. Hopefully this will give more idea of what people can expect.

[ame]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qXK3FuY0RIM[/ame]

[ame]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z1BjcEnwv3Y[/ame]
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Still can't log in to play, bummer because I thought the X360 version was pretty fun frown.gif
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I can't log in either frown.gif
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Originally Posted by PhRe4k;12590782 
Still can't log in to play, bummer because I thought the X360 version was pretty fun frown.gif
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Originally Posted by yakub0;12601803 
I can't log in either frown.gif

I'm in the same boat as you guys. frown.gif
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interesting how Crysis Warhead still more graphically intensive >_> *cough*

If they don't have at least DX10 or something comparable I'm pretty sure at least as all of PC benching community is concerned the game is a blowoff.
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Originally Posted by Neokolzia;12602157 
interesting how Crysis Warhead still more graphically intensive >_> *cough*

If they don't have at least DX10 or something comparable I'm pretty sure at least as all of PC benching community is concerned the game is a blowoff.

DirectX11 is in the non-demo version.
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