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Post your top 3-5 rankings for best graphics on PC games right now. Everyone is complaining about Crysis 2 Demo graphics... meanwhile, I look at this, and think its one of the best multiplayer graphics I've seen.

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Bad Company 2

Starcraft II on Ultra tongue.gif


BATTLEFIELD 3???? MADNESS
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Metro 2033
Bad Company 2
Crysis Warhead
Alien Vs. Predator
Dirt 2

EDIT: Starcraft II
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Battlefield 3 looks like it will soon be the definitive best looking game.
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Metro 2033
Crysis
BFBC2
Just Cause 2 (PC) looks really good

There are others that look really good for what they are, but I dont think they would answer this particular question... like some cell shaded 3d games out of Japan and some simulators... especially considering fidelity...
 
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post #6 of 31
Crysis/warhead-Still as with new cards it looks better than ever at high settings
Metro 2033
Aliens vs Predator-Splendid looking game as marine, have not played as others yet.
Bad company 2
Mafia 2??mabye
IMO
Edited by Newbie2009 - 3/4/11 at 8:22am
post #7 of 31
It's a little early for me to really say Crysis 2 has the best graphics based on the demo,
but I think even at DX9 it's really impressive. The environment detail is most definitely there. I'm not just talking about veins on leaves and chips on bricks in regards to detail, but all the objects on the map. Would have been nice to see a destructible environment....if even only a little.

For best to date from games I've played,
In this order:
Crysis 1 (with enhancement mods)
Batman: AA
BFBC2
Just Cause 2
Mirror's Edge
Metro 2033 (Yes, as dark as it is on Metro, I don't think the graphics are all that great...plus peoples faces and goofy eyes...come on, they're fugly...all benchmark hype to me.)
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post #8 of 31
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Originally Posted by dedmonwakin;12608875 
It's a little early for me to really say Crysis 2 has the best graphics based on the demo,
but I think even at DX9 it's really impressive. The environment detail is most definitely there. I'm not just talking about veins on leaves and chips on bricks in regards to detail, but all the objects on the map. Would have been nice to see a destructible environment....if even only a little.

For best to date from games I've played,
In this order:
Crysis 1 (with enhancement mods)
Batman: AA
BFBC2
Just Cause 2
Mirror's Edge
Metro 2033 (Yes, as dark as it is on Metro, I don't think the graphics are all that great...plus peoples faces and goofy eyes...come on, they're fugly...all benchmark hype to me.)

I think your list is good but you put Mirrors edge in the mix which I dont find remotely close to best graphics. Soon enough there will be Rage & BF3 which I think are going to have amazing graphics as well
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post #9 of 31
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Originally Posted by 4LC4PON3;12609039 
I think your list is good but you put Mirrors edge in the mix which I dont find remotely close to best graphics. Soon enough there will be Rage & BF3 which I think are going to have amazing graphics as well
Yeah, Mirrors Edge doesn't have the best graphics in a detail/lighting sense...but it's very visually appealing. To me, that's really as important as world detail.
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Really no games have the best OVERALL graphics, only the best in one criteria of graphics. for example in terms of lighting, Crysis 2 destroys the competition. The lighting is just amazing.

In terms of textures which one might argue is the most important criteria, I haver to go with either Gears of War 2 or Metro 2033. The textures are quite great on both.

In terms of liquid effects, I have to say anything but GTA4. Ok fine Crysis.

There are other criteria but I don't want to go into specifics. Though if I really had to choose, I would go with either Crysis Warhead, Bad Company 2, or Crysis 2.
    
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