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Poll Results: Are you worried about the PC version of Crysis 2 after playing the demo?

 
  • 40% (340)
    Yes, I'm pretty sure it's going to be crap.
  • 33% (279)
    I'm reserving judgment for now.
  • 11% (99)
    No, I think it's going to be fine.
  • 13% (114)
    UR A STOOPID DUMHEAD
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post #571 of 610
Lol! All of you guys are acting like you've been pirating stuff and are nowing telling ocn that you're sorry for it...
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I don't pirate anything I can afford to pay for.
Well then do you pirate stuff you can't afford?
    
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Went to Best Buy today and pre-ordered it. Haters are gonna hate. I'm gonna get my hands on the sandbox editor and make Crysis 2 better than before.
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Originally Posted by beers View Post
The point isn't to get something for nothing as much as it is not to be screwed out of your hard earned cash. The industry has changed pretty substantially over the years. Most games don't have demos, are not properly tested anymore and released in beta stage, are simple rehashes of the same game, or overall just crappy. The thought of forcing someone to plunk down $60 without even allowing someone to try the product is kind of ridiculous.

Quality developers are rewarded for their work more often by this crowd than lazy cash-mongering studios that only rehash garbage and stifle innovation.
Well, I can surely see the logic. But I still don't agree. I really don't mean to paint myself as a saint cause I've done plenty of wrong in my life and still do, but deliberately stealing is not one of them. I wonder if the wording of "piracy" plays an impact on why people would think it's okay? Piracy isn't as "in your face" as stealing. The lack of, "try before you buy" still doesn't give one the right to steal. If a clothing store doesn't have a fitting room, you don't steal the jeans because you can't try them before you buy. You do your research and size yourself before making a $50 purchase for a pair of jeans. (funny thing is, stores that do have fitting rooms actually lend to theft)

While it's not the same as purchasing a game which is not refundable....maybe that's the problem, not because developers don't provide demos. If games could be refundable, developers or stores would begin demanding demos to prevent returns. (but I still think those who say they pirate because there is a lack of demos would steal it....there is no honor among thieves. If there is still the opportunity to take it without paying...it will be pirated) It's not the developers fault that the gamer MUST have the game before release or at the day of release. Wait for a price drop, find people who have similar taste in games and base judgement off their reviews, buy used, etc...etc...
Edited by dedmonwakin - 3/6/11 at 7:33am
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I want to become an extremely powerful person in the gaming industry and just to turn around to people and go "No it isn't because of piracy that your game didn't sell as well as you hoped, it's because YOU SOLD OUT!"
    
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post #575 of 610
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Originally Posted by Willanhanyard View Post
Lol! All of you guys are acting like you've been pirating stuff and are nowing telling ocn that you're sorry for it...


Well then do you pirate stuff you can't afford?
That's the thing, there's nothing that I can't really afford --that I use. And if there's something that I'd like, then I'm sure I can find a freeware version of it. Open office for instance. Since I have found it, there has been no need to even use MS office. Sure the MS version is nicer, but I can do everything I need to on open office.

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I want to become an extremely powerful person in the gaming industry and just to turn around to people and go "No it isn't because of piracy that your game didn't sell as well as you hoped, it's because YOU SOLD OUT!"
The game sucks!

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post #576 of 610
I pre-ordered Crysis 2 because I played the Beta, IMO the Beta was a better Demo than the actual Demo, and it includes some nifty tools. The game runs off the same files for graphic just using different executable to launch and on lower graphical pre-set, so console graphics are roughly Low-Medium comparing to PC.
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I didn't even notice the static skybox- god that's a real bummer!


Ok, so here are my pros and cons to the demo:

Pros:
Fast-paced multiplayer.
Superb lighting.
I like the air stomp, and the slide.

Cons:
Graphics are a step backwards on nearly all other fronts.
Its an effortless console port.
They literally stole 75% of their multiplayer from Call of Duty. The remaining 25% they stole from Halo:Reach.
Nanosuit feels dumbed down. Maximum speed isn't the total terror it used to be.
AIM ASSIST. WRATH.
Graphical options that are an insult to everyone who owns a computer.
Tiny games... 6v6, seriously?
No more vehicles.
HUD looks absurd and console-y.

Conclusion: How the hell did it take them four years to develop this garbage?
    
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post #578 of 610
I'm holding judgment for now but I can't even login atm. I fail at creating an account i guess.
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it's going to be sh** . HDR out of control and other annoying things in it .
    
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Originally Posted by Marc-Olivier Beaudoin View Post
it's going to be sh** . HDR out of control and other annoying things in it .
Did you guys read that tweaking guide that was all over the news section? It told you how to take off HDR/Bloom/motion blur/mouse acceleration.
    
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