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Originally Posted by Captain Bucket View Post
Even if they added DX11 now it would still suck.
Crysis 2 was designed for console, and with the limitations of console hardware and controllers in mind.

Above all, the glorious detail that was Crysis' trademark is absent from Crysis 2.

When the sp beta was leaked, Crytek said they were 'deeply disappointed'.
I really wish I could fully convey to Crytek exactly how disappointed I am in them.
Well put.
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post #32 of 127
I don't really care about what version of DX they use as long as the gameplay and visuals are good. I thought the visuals were okay, but the gameplay, just felt off. I don't know how to describe it but the feel was not the same as Crysis, which I liked. It felt slower and awkward. Really bummed about the visuals, oh look a city scape, haven't seen that much. At least the plants still looked good.
    
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post #33 of 127
I can understand why people are upset with this game. I've read all the threads here about it and I agree with the majority. As of right now, its not ground breaking for the PC. They dropped the ball on that respect.

What I don't understand is how people can overlook the ground breaking things they have done with this game for us and consoles. I know this is not a friggin console forum and all but what crytec has done is almost coded a masterpiece here. It runs great on all 3 platforms. (Plus, how many DX9 games have you seen look like that?)



I can run 64bit Warhead and only get like 85% CPU utilization. Its kinda ragged cpu wise. With the crysis 2 32bit demo I get 100% full CPU utilization and the experience is smooth. IMO this is a step forward, coding wise.

This goes against how I usually post but I just had to find something positive to say about it.
Edited by Drobomb - 3/2/11 at 10:59pm
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post #34 of 127
I hope the demo was a quick console port in order to give us something, and the PC version really is much better. They didn't even try to hide how blatant of a port it was. Setting the brightness of your "tv", the press start, there is also a menu that flashes for a split second which I can clearly see a green "A" button. Come on Crytek.
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post #35 of 127
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Originally Posted by SamuelL421 View Post
No dx11 = lazy dev

lazy dev = no $60 from me


Do the math crytek, you're about to lose a lot of customers from the hardcore pc gamer market. The fact that I was planning on a GPU upgrade for this game almost seems sad now
+1

Lazy Dev, Cancelled my pre-order but I will gladly pick it up for $30 later.
Not having full PC spec out of the box doesn't command a $60 price.
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Looks really pretty? It looks like ass compared to most of the things I play now. Remove the glow and the textures are terrible. It looks like something that should have come out in 2005. It looks like a step backward from Crysis and Warhead. I'm also insulted at how they gave us a port for a demo and didn't even try very hard to hide it. It's consolized crap and they completely forgot everything and everyone that made them what they are. I cancelled my preorder and hope this game flops to teach them a lesson.
 
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post #37 of 127
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+1

Lazy Dev, Cancelled my pre-order but I will gladly pick it up for $30 later.
Not having full PC spec out of the box doesn't command a $60 price.

lol 30, if this is looking the way its gonna be you will prolly get it for about 15 from a steam sale or something in another month.
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post #38 of 127
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I have not noticed DX11 bringing that much to the table when compared to DX10 or even DX9. You guys are going on and on about DX11, I don't think its gonna matter all that much.

I can guarantee Crysis 2 is going to cripple many people systems in Dx9 mode in true stuttering 45-15FPS Crysis fashion. Don't worry everyone, you will barely be able to run it on High just way we all like it. You will dream of very high, only to have the first level work and the rest of the game be unplayable past level 2. Anti-aliasing will then haunt you in the middle of the night, drain your bank account, and taunt you with its cruel indifference.

Have fun.
do u kindly understand this thread is about it means?

if crytek backwards the innovation rather push the graphic side, so pc games soon will slowly dieing and all rather buy console...
even im developer, i would think we need implant a choice for gamers to have or not to have enable the graphic beyond current spec{dx9-11),which can drive pc games to next generation of hardware.i mean other developer also try their best to put it even most not so care for dx11 or graphic.that i will appreciate them,they still remember us as pc gamers.

i can confirm dx11 is way more visual quality then outdate dx9.i mean when u compare the "Unigine Heaven" in dx11 for far can differentiate berween dx9 is the road,dragon and the roof top.(C2 roof top s**k).

our pc gamers most agree to look forward & will not look backward.u can try play crysis using old valve source engine,if u not care so much(jokes on u)
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post #39 of 127
Feeling really salty towards crytek.. they remind me of the typical politician at this point. promise the world and then sell out to get power/cash quick. They've fallen so far.. however ill reserve final judgement for the release day.. but press start? Come on that's a real slap in the face after everything they promised the pc community. Most console gamers can't appreciate good dev work anyway, so i guess crytek will fit right in there...
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post #40 of 127
Hey Crytek!

If I wanted to play Call of Activision: Modern Copyright Infringement I would have gone out and bought BREACH!!!

But no - I preordered this game because I wanted Crysis 2!!!
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