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Feeling critical or loving the demo or beta so far? Post your responses!
    
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Fun... needs more weapons aka release.

Buggy. The name server and the adding friends list is horrible.
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Crysis 2 is a horrible PC port isn't it? It's way more cpu intensive than it should be.
    
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I feel like this thread is going to explode. No offense, but there's no point to this. Whoever feels strongly enough will make a thread about it anyway... also, it might be against OCN etiquette to plaster OFFICIAL on a random thread.

As for the thread, I'll just quote myself from about five minutes ago (see what I mean by pointless? there are craptons of conversations regarding this all around OCN).

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I had high hopes for Crysis 2. After watching nanosuitninja on youtube, I went and played through Crysis and Warhead a couple weeks ago; I never realized how fun that game actually was! Pair that with the graphics, and I felt that it was a winner. Crysis 2 is nowhere near a proper successor. I haven't completely given up hope, but I'm waiting for price drops.
Doesn't have the Crysis feel. No DX11 at launch. Looks nowhere near as good as the originals. No graphics controls; I refuse to count the three general settings. Plays like Call of Duty (subjective, I know. But garbage for a veteran PC gamer).

Little things like "Press Start to Play" and the "TV settings" adjustment tip; it's nowhere near significant and I couldn't care less, but didn't Crytek say we would be getting our own version? Unless only the demo was ported for simplicity (unlikely), it's laziness on their part. BF3 is developing separately.

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Crysis 2 is a horrible PC port isn't it? It's way more cpu intensive than it should be.
Console* port is the proper term. My argument is more that it looks worse than the original, and doesn't run much smoother. If it was a beta, then I could understand. But it's a demo, as in representative of the final product.
Edited by EfemaN - 3/5/11 at 12:30am
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This thread is going to explode. No offense, but there's no point to this. Whoever feels strongly enough will make a thread about it anyway... also, it might be against OCN etiquette to plaster OFFICIAL on a random thread.

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Yeah you're right
    
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Graphics are not at the level they should be for Crysis 2 (due to being optimised for console)

Gameplay sucks:
- full auto while aimed is too accurate (no reason to 'tap-tap')
- shooting from the hip is ridiculously inaccurate, can't even hit something form 2 meters away, have to right-click-aim.
- melee overpowered
- dodgy hit detection, random headshots
- jumping up high stuff is great, but for smaller steps you still jump 40 ft into the air

I /might/ still buy it for the singleplayer, /if/ Crytek puts a substantial amount of work into the graphics of the PC version. (iow I will wait for patches and reviews first)
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Originally Posted by Captain Bucket View Post
Graphics are not at the level they should be for Crysis 2 (due to being optimised for console)

Gameplay sucks:
- full auto while aimed is too accurate (no reason to 'tap-tap')
- shooting from the hip is ridiculously inaccurate, can't even hit something form 2 meters away, have to right-click-aim.
- melee overpowered
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- jumping up high stuff is great, but for smaller steps you still jump 40 ft into the air

I /might/ still buy it for the singleplayer, /if/ Crytek puts a substantial amount of work into the graphics of the PC version. (iow I will wait for patches and reviews first)
All that stuff is demo specific though.
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took me 10 minutes to get past the "Press Start" page... turns out "Start" is enter on your keyboard lol!

also coun't join any servers for some reason
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All that stuff is demo specific though.
I'd be pleasantly surprised if the final version is any better, but I strongly doubt it.
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Graphics are not at the level they should be for Crysis 2 (due to being optimised for console)

Gameplay sucks:
- full auto while aimed is too accurate (no reason to 'tap-tap')
- shooting from the hip is ridiculously inaccurate, can't even hit something form 2 meters away, have to right-click-aim.
- melee overpowered
- dodgy hit detection, random headshots
- jumping up high stuff is great, but for smaller steps you still jump 40 ft into the air

I /might/ still buy it for the singleplayer, /if/ Crytek puts a substantial amount of work into the graphics of the PC version. (iow I will wait for patches and reviews first)

Crysis is melee. Its not overpowered. In crysis one you could grab ppl by the neck and throw them into the air.
    
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