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

 
  • 60% (240)
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    Don't care
  • 13% (55)
    If it's pathed quick it's ok
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post #61 of 266
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Originally Posted by Kand View Post
If it's not PhysX then it'd have to be DX11.

http://www.geforce.com/#/GamesandApp...sis-2/overview

"Cryengine 3 taps into the latest Geforce Technologies such as DirectX 11"
Keyword, "taps into".

DiRT2 "taps into" DX11. But yet somehow, DX9 vs. DX11, there's no difference AT ALL other than sun flare.

It's going to be no different with Crysis 2. Mark my words.
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post #62 of 266
I'm tired everyone wanting DX11 in every games, the only way DX11 will make any difference is if a game was DX11 only and we know that won't happen, at least not in the near future.
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post #63 of 266
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Originally Posted by pioneerisloud View Post
Keyword, "taps into".

DiRT2 "taps into" DX11. But yet somehow, DX9 vs. DX11, there's no difference AT ALL other than sun flare.

It's going to be no different with Crysis 2. Mark my words.
If it's just smooth shadows ala BFBC2.

Meh. =D

What'll save this game is if they allow for third party modification of servers. If not, then bye bye!
post #64 of 266
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I'm tired everyone wanting DX11 in every games, the only way DX11 will make any difference is if a game was DX11 only and we know that won't happen, at least not in the near future.
You do realize that DX11 was one of the KEY SELLING POINTS of Crysis 2, right?

Again, the biggest part of the problem here is Crysis 2 is a DIRECT CONSOLE PORT, and the fact that Crytek flat out LIED TO US PC gamers.
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post #65 of 266
At the very least they could have given us the exact same graphics as in Crysis 1. That would have been perfectly acceptable (desirable, even!). What they've given us is a console-kiddy looking and feeling game. So no, both graphics and gameplay have gone down the drain for me, hence my cancellation of my pre-order.
    
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post #66 of 266
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Originally Posted by Kand View Post
If it's just smooth shadows ala BFBC2.

Meh. =D

What'll save this game is if they allow for third party modification of servers. If not, then bye bye!
I went from DX9 to DX11 and the Water Quality was 10X Better in DX11.. BC2 with DX11 also allows up to X32CSAA, HBAO...

If you play BC2 in DX9/10 YOU ARE MISSING OUT

EDIT: Tesselation aswell, I forgot...
Edited by Jesse^_^ - 3/2/11 at 4:23am
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Originally Posted by Jesse^_^ View Post
I went from DX9 to DX11 and the Water Quality was 10X Better in DX11.. BC2 with DX11 also allows up to X32CSAA, HBAO...

If you play BC2 in DX9/10 YOU ARE MISSING OUT
Water Quality? I'm hoping for Ungine level environment tesselation.

I WANT MY BUMPY COBBLESTONE.
post #68 of 266
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ROLF=LOL similar

No I can't, tired of going to different threads all the time for one interest. Because I want to.

I must say I find it sad Crytek are patching in DX11. I always thought this would be the game which really used DX11 to the max.
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post #69 of 266
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I went from DX9 to DX11 and the Water Quality was 10X Better in DX11.. BC2 with DX11 also allows up to X32CSAA, HBAO...

If you play BC2 in DX9/10 YOU ARE MISSING OUT
and how did u do that?????

no proof? it didnt happen then
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I'm tired everyone wanting DX11 in every games, the only way DX11 will make any difference is if a game was DX11 only and we know that won't happen, at least not in the near future.
If your tired, go to bed?
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