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Originally Posted by PoopaScoopa View Post
consoles... meaningless.
Right, because PC is where all the money is.

idiot

I've played the first mission or so. Game is extremely average. Waste of 8 bucks. Pitty since the first one wasn't half bad.
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Yea, looking back I can see it could have been sarcasm (my apologies), but Paradox is right. You may have been sarcastic, but I see posts just like that everyday here, and they're completely serious.
What's more depressing is being called an elitist for wanting a good PC game. I don't hate consoles but seeing devs like Crytek completely focusing on consoles for the most part is upsetting. And particularly the lack of modding support in Crysis 2 is bad for everyone, PC and console gamers alike. The best ideas for games come from mods.
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Crysis 2 looks great on the xbox. Its pushed levels no one thought was possible on 5 year old hardware. Crysis 2 has shown the power of the cryengine and should attract other game developers to use it in the future.
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What's more depressing is being called an elitist for wanting a good PC game. I don't hate consoles but seeing devs like Crytek completely focusing on consoles for the most part is upsetting. And particularly the lack of modding support in Crysis 2 is bad for everyone, PC and console gamers alike. The best ideas for games come from mods.
My original concern was at a comments calling consoles worthless. The elitists are the ones who won't play the game if it isn't DX11, even if the game was fun, or the ones who consider console games worthless even when they're nearly identical to the PC version.
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My original concern was at a comments calling consoles worthless. The elitists are the ones who won't play the game if it isn't DX11, even if the game was fun, or the ones who consider console games worthless even when they're nearly identical to the PC version.
You have to consider that many weren't drawn to Crysis for it's gameplay. Even now, when you say Crysis many think of graphics purely, not just a game. Some people really just wanted that from Crysis 2.

Personally, I loved Crysis, not for it's graphics but for it's open gameplay. I've played the single player dozens of times in dozens of ways. From what my friends have told me and what I've read online, Crysis 2 isn't like that. A friend of mine went as far as to call it Halo trying to be Call of Duty. Now while it may not be as linear as some other games in terms of gameplay options, like you could be completely stealth a level then be in armor the next, it seems nothing like the first where you could take multiple routes and plan out elaborate strategies. Like in the Relic level in Crysis going into that fortress on the cliff is always a fun time.

I don't think anyone would call consoles worthless, but it's easy to blame them after seeing Crysis 2, and I don't think it's unfair to say they're at fault for most of the core changes. None the less, I am a man of hope and I look forward to seeing what Crysis 3 has to offer in the coming years.
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This guy is trolling, everyone knows that oblivion has the best graphics on the console.
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My original concern was at a comments calling consoles worthless. The elitists are the ones who won't play the game if it isn't DX11, even if the game was fun, or the ones who consider console games worthless even when they're nearly identical to the PC version.

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"....Nathan Camarillo, Executive Producer of the game, saying, Crytek is bringing a PC game experience to the consoles rather than a console game to the PC..."
Interview with N. Camarillo.
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post #28 of 67
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Right, because PC is where all the money is.

idiot

I've played the first mission or so. Game is extremely average. Waste of 8 bucks. Pitty since the first one wasn't half bad.
Nah, PC is where all the graphics/usability is. Can't beat a keyboard/mouse/joystick setup with far superior graphics and 60+fps.

I don't really care that millions of people play farmville, so why should I care that millions play consoles? They're both meaningless.
Edited by PoopaScoopa - 3/23/11 at 1:13am
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Why do you ask if we believe them that the game looks better on the 360? The article never mentioned anything like that. What the article said, if you will go back and read but this time comprehend, is that Crysis 2 is one of the best looking xbox 360 games. Never ever compares 360 to the PC version.

This is only a XBOX 360 review, no PC mentioned or compared anywhere.
Edited by Chuckclc - 3/23/11 at 1:05am
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Not surprised at all.

PC gamers only complain about graphics after all.
   
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