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SO at this point we realize that the stock visuals are pretty lack luster. Can we please all move on. Our only hope is that the modding community can come out with a visual mode like in Crysis 1.

A question: How's the game play? If it is just another generic shooter then this was a flop. If it is fun / innovative then IMO the graphics are only a small issue.
It's call of duty with super suits...that's about it.
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post #52 of 127
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DX 11 is more than Tesselation.

The way its coded, Games using DX11 can require a less powerfull card to get the same FPS.

GTX 285 using DX9 might get 45 fps.

GTX 460 using DX11 might get 50 fps.
Yes this i want to believe about the speed , i did read that part about dx11.But are you noticing any visible fps increases? I would like to upgrade later this year to a 6000 series .

But as far as visual improvements is concerned its not a major leap.DX9 was the last major overhaul of the graphics API and probably that is why game devs still support it.Microsoft got too busy after that maybe
Edited by indus - 3/3/11 at 3:07pm
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HAHAH. This is my favorite part : To this day, it is unknown whether he is a troll or more likely has a mental disability.
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When I play a game with guns, I like to fire at a wall and go close to the wall to look at the hole or mark.

This sounds a lot funny but i agree with you.,Seeing an actual hole in the wall adds to the realism a million times more.
Iam trying to imagine you doing this and laughing still .
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wait wait. no DX11?

i'm
not
buying this.
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This sounds a lot funny but i agree with you.,Seeing an actual hole in the wall adds to the realism a million times more.
Iam trying to imagine you doing this and laughing still .
I still want a game that works like the elevator/lobby scene in Matrix. Literally blowing the tiles off the wall. even if it was only that level its still buy it
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It's call of duty with super suits...that's about it.
That's what I was afraid of. I might try the demo, but from the videos I have seen it doesn't look good.
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To me, the crysis series has been bought not because of gameplay/story, but because of graphics.
It just turns out that it had an amazing story as well as fantastic gameplay.

Thing is, crysis 2 completely ignores everything pc gamers want. The fact that there are only 3 different graphics settings is ridiculous.
The fact that there is no dx11 support ruins the game completely for me.

I didn't spend $1200 dollars on a pcto get some half assed port.

I just see crytek completely focused on consoles because of all this limited support we have been getting.

Crytek your dead to me.
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What you mean 3 settings? Dont all games have low medium and maximum .Here it looks like other names.

I think i missed something from the original post in this thread.WHich graphics option is missing?
Edited by indus - 3/3/11 at 3:20pm
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I mainly buying it for the Sandbox editor lol..I love making maps and what not..So honestly
i dont care about the Multiplayer...

Only if there was some kind of multiplayer Co-op level editor kinda like Forge on halo...That would be pretty cool..

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I still want a game that works like the elevator/lobby scene in Matrix. Literally blowing the tiles off the wall. even if it was only that level its still buy it
Play mafia 2 and just shoot everything

But they did have that in the Path of NEO matrix game...
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