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I don't care too much about the graphics as I do about the singleplayer and the multiplayer. Is the singleplayer worthwile and does the multiplayer have a lot of replayability?
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I haven't played it but the graphics are apparently some of the best in town.
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The graphics on Crysis 2 are insane, best I have seen by far, for me it was totally worth it, a lot of people flaming the game have not even played it, it's very intense and the story is awesome as well. I haven;t finished the single player by the way, I'm stuck on the subway. Hope you make the right choice and get the game, it's awesome.
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If you want to buy Crysis 2 for the gameplay.. I say.. Do it!

The gameplay in Crysis 2 is FANTASTIC. I used to say the same about Crysis, but now.. god, it's just FUN to play, you know?

Oh, and you actually that feeling that you're super-powered.. not that you have to click on 7 keys on a row to do a super-powered jump, ya know?
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The graphics on Crysis 2 are insane, best I have seen by far, for me it was totally worth it, a lot of people flaming the game have not even played it, it's very intense and the story is awesome as well. I haven;t finished the single player by the way, I'm stuck on the subway. Hope you make the right choice and get the game, it's awesome.
Don't compare Crysis 2 and Crysis.

The graphics in Crysis are FAR superior.

Crysis 2 is a muddled down Crysis because of RAM limitations, claimed by the maker of Crysis himself.

Which means, it's Crysis, with low-res textures and the most important part:
Lack of open-world.

Yes, on Crysis for the PC, you could explore the entire island.

On Crysis 2.. honestly? It feels like you're on a guided tour and you can't get out. It's the most claustrophobic game I've EVER played.. and I've played F.E.A.R.
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I am definitely buying this over Homefront/ Shogun 2 and Assassins creed:brotherhood. Its just that good.
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I'm giving the game an honest go but let's see if it lives up to the hype some of you guys have been creating about it. I know the graphics on it are pretty disappointing compared to Crysis but oh well, let's see about the single player gameplay. I'll report back when I receive the game and try it out.

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I am definitely buying this over Homefront/ Shogun 2 and Assassins creed:brotherhood. Its just that good.
I'd buy both Assassin's Creed Brotherhood and Crysis 2. Crysis 2 over Assassin's Creed Brotherhood is quite a mistake in my opinion.
    
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If you want to buy Crysis 2 for the gameplay.. I say.. Do it!

The gameplay in Crysis 2 is FANTASTIC. I used to say the same about Crysis, but now.. god, it's just FUN to play, you know?

Oh, and you actually that feeling that you're super-powered.. not that you have to click on 7 keys on a row to do a super-powered jump, ya know?
this exactly! im loving it so far! its fun to rip the mounted mg off the mounts, put armor mode, you feel like a god haha!
    
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Ill be buying it tonight looks sweet to be honest.
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For $60 most definitely not. Before CDKeysHere got pounced on for underselling, for me $30 was a sweet spot. If I had paid $60 for it, I'd feel ripped off.
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