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Poll Results: What do you make of Crysis 2 DX9 PC Launch

 
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post #11 of 266
I couldn't care any less.

What I am raging about is not being able to log in.
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post #12 of 266
Why plays crysis for anything other than the graphics ?
    
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post #13 of 266
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Originally Posted by Enfluenza View Post
just say ROFLMAO like every1 else does.


*** guys? is it ALL about the graphics for you?
even tho this game is DX9, wasnt crysis 1 DX9 too?
IT SUPPORTED IT
so dont ***** about how DX9 crysis 2 is the end of the world. just appreciate the gameplay and the storyline! even tho its DX9, they still look pretty damn good! looks waaay better than ANY DX9 game out there, so dont complain.

DX9 is a 2002 technology. Crysis came out 3.5 years ago. It had DX10 out of the box.


Actually, they included all that glow effects to mask the poor quality of the textures. There is already a way to turn it off so you can really appreciate the consolesque type of graphics.

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post #14 of 266
Patch to get DX11 mode in Crysis? LOL "Maximum Fail" for me. Another ****ty console port o.O So this game don't even have DX10? OMG... And I just pre-ordered this two days ago to get limited version of Crysis 2
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post #15 of 266
I certainly won't be buying it.

So what if it looks better than any other DX9 game?

Crysis 2 looks WORSE than Crysis 1 does. It's 4 YEARS later, and the game looks WORSE. That is pathetic, and there is no excuse for that. It's very OBVIOUS that Crysis 2 is a direct console port.

Hell, it says "Press Start to Begin" at the menu. I don't know about you guys, but my keyboard doesn't have a "Start" button. My 360 controller does though, which definitely says a lot about this game.

Main reason why I'm hating on them:
They lied to us. They said that we didn't have to worry, it wouldn't be a port. It would have full DX11 features. Blah blah blah. And look what it ACTUALLY is. It's a console port, with DX9 features, that looks worse than the 4 year old predecessor.

Also, I have YET to find a way to change advanced graphics options. There's only "Gamer, Advanced, Hardcore". There is no way to set specific AA levels, no advanced shaders options, DOF...nothing.
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post #16 of 266
So Crysis went from DX10 to DX9?

I agree with pioneerisloud
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post #17 of 266
Not even DX10? Even Crysis 1 supported DX10.
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post #18 of 266
It looks worse because consoles were too weak to run Crysis 1 ^^
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post #19 of 266
I dont care, at all. Seen and played " something which must not be named " its awesome, its fun, i think the effects and particles etc are much better in the 2nd one. So what if the textures arent that awesome right now, wait for an HD texture mod. Problem solved. I wouldnt be surprised if some of the textures in the demo are placeholders seeing as the guns and your arm/hand is extremely extremely detailed. I saw a buddy of mine playing the game at his house and some things have great textures, and others dont.
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post #20 of 266
Don't care.

Already played the SP which sucked, the MP, which also sucked. Why dish out money for a game that already certifiably sucks?

As every Crysis game though the graphics were nice. Well, so is BF3, least that's a real FPS
    
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