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To me DirectX 11 is not a deal breaker the game is fun overall.
This. It annoys me how people seem to think this game HAS to be DX11.
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http://www.tweakguides.com/Crysis_13.html
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Something controversial about Crysis is that by default you can't enable the 'Very High' level for any of the in-game Advanced settings under Windows XP, nor in Vista DX9 mode, yet you can under Vista DX10 mode. Initially it was thought that this was due to Very High being DX10-exclusive. However this is not correct, it's an artificial limitation imposed by Crytek, and in fact it was during the Crysis Multiplayer Beta that it was discovered that you can indeed force Very High mode in DX9. Before we go any further however, it's important to understand that this is not a "DX10 hack", as under DX10 Crysis does indeed have some additional subtle effects which are exclusive and can't be reproduced in DX9 - see the DX9 vs. DX10 topic under the In-Game Settings section. For most intents and purposes though, Very High in XP (or Vista DX9) will look almost identical to Very High in Vista DX10, and also performs better to boot.
Yeah, I'm there's nothing about DX9 limiting high res textures. It was just a marketing thing.
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Where's the patch???
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This. It annoys me how people seem to think this game HAS to be DX11.
It was marketed to be DX11 and implanted that it would be DX11 through a main-selling point thru promises made during its development.

So. Where were you these last few months?

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Edited by Kand - 3/22/11 at 4:16pm
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Day 1 patch reminds me of when BF2 came out, and there was a patch released before the official game release.
    
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yet another reason why I will never buy a PC game on the release date. These companies need to get their crap together and begin by releasing fully functional games at launch. Oh, and all you people who are happy with DX9 can just be quiet. This is 2011 and the game was supposed to be a DX11 game. If Crytek can't give us a game that implements current graphics technology then what good are they?

They market the &*(# out of the game and it is not even a DX11 game. Total and utter FAIL on their part. I guess I will be hoping that BF3 will be fully DX11 enabled.

Crytek can go s&*(^ my &*($@!
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Played it and it is nice. Multiplayer doesn't work ( Serial code already in use) and when it does work the server is empty -__-.

Prophet is back in the SP. You meet him VERY early on.

It's a good game overall. Graphics are nice.
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Gee, who could POSSIBLY have guessed this?

And no, you CANNOT enable "DX10 or DX11" features within DX9. Doesn't matter how much you mod it. Same goes for Crysis 1. You can enable SOME of the features that were in "Very High, DX10", but its still not DX10, it didn't look anywhere NEAR the same.
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waiting for patch before i buy the game.
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I am waiting for the main feature patches such as DX11 before I go and buy it..I like to know when I buy something that I am getting the full product.
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