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

 
  • 60% (240)
    RAGE
  • 25% (99)
    Don't care
  • 13% (55)
    If it's pathed quick it's ok
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post #71 of 266
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Originally Posted by pioneerisloud View Post
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.
I clearly remember (back in 2009 I believe) the head guy from Crytek saying that Crysis 2 probably wouldn't support DX11 because the devellopement began too late for that, but then everyone began to speak as if it was guaranteed the game would be DX11 and it kinda became official when EA put it on the site but as far as I know no one from Crytek ever confirmed the game would be DX11 compatible, they probably only began building a patch after Nvidia paid them to not long ago.

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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...
You can enable HBAO in DX10 too, there's almost no diffeence between DX10 and 11 in that game.
Edited by Telimektar - 3/2/11 at 4:22am
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post #72 of 266
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Originally Posted by RushMore1205 View Post
and how did u do that?????

no proof? it didnt happen then
Because I played it first hand with DX9 and in DX11

Dont you notice the Water Quality and Tesselation of Cliffs at Isla Inocentes?, The Mountains in Cold War look amazing? Nelson Bay with Mountains, Distant Villages and Rivers?
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post #73 of 266
i canceled my order. MP sucks as I dont like MW2 type MP and this dx9 BS.
I will wait and see if they release patch and then buy it.
Crytek I am dissapoint.
My money is now going on Mortal Kombat! ha ha
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post #74 of 266
Judgeing from these post's, I won't bother playing the demo *Stopping download* a new game using DX9?..... this is like 4-5 years ago engine now ffs
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EVERYONE cancel you PRE-ORDERS, we need to stand up for what we believe, dont let these loosers take so much money out of our pockets for 7 year old tech, this is rediculous
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post #76 of 266
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EVERYONE cancel you PRE-ORDERS, we need to stand up for what we believe, dont let these loosers take so much money out of our pockets for 7 year old tech, this is rediculous
I agree with this guy, for once..

PC Gamers unite
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post #77 of 266
Homefront releases the same day, no? Guess I know where my money is going.

You make us sad Crytek.
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I agree with this guy, for once..

PC Gamers unite
I bet Crysis 1 is nicer looking than Crysis 2 yeah?

Reason I'm asking because I don't want my eye's to be damaged by an old DirectX engine....
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post #79 of 266
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EVERYONE cancel you PRE-ORDERS, we need to stand up for what we believe, dont let these loosers take so much money out of our pockets for 7 year old tech, this is rediculous
And yet everyone that said they were going to unite and ban COD MW2, had bought it on release day and were playing it.

Things like this don't work unless you actually follow through with your threats.

I can say, without a doubt...I will NOT be buying Crysis 2 after this trash. Just like I have NOT bought MW2, or COD BO. I do own COD BO, but it was gifted to me for free. I have yet to play it though.
 
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This is going to give console gamers another excuse to say that their hardware is as good as top end PC hardware, after all... it runs Crysis at the same settings right?
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