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I bought Crysis 2 and been playing the single player. WOW. The graphics are better then any other game I've played (except the original and maybe 1/2 other titles POSSIBLY). The storyline is great, game play is fun, love the gun handling and how you look when your in mid-air and firing/or just in mid-air. The cinematics are . They aren't over dramatic and flow greatly with the game.

On a 6850 @1920x1080 High settings, I never ever in a million years dip below 60fps. They were NO settings in Crysis 1 that would allow me to do that. I would give almost any amount of graphic detail for a solid 60fps. This game, for that reason, looks better on MY computer then the first.

BUT NO, IT SUKS RIGHT!

"No DX11 support"
"Can be maxed out on ONE video card, WTH???!?!?!"
"Doesn't justify my $3000 computer."
"ITZ A C0NSOL3 P0RT, DAMB CRYT3K!!!!!"






Yes, it is dumb that you can't change individual settings(ironic as Cry1 was the most graphic intense game of it's time), but to regard this game as garbage and as a disappointment for this and DX11 alone is ridiculous. It's kind of funny that everyone excepts a benchmark rather then a game, from well.........a game .

The game is fun. It's one of the funest games I've played in the past year. If your going to judge entirely on graphics, then your just being a snob.


Edited by Zackcy - 3/24/11 at 6:49pm
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So your saying that we should expect worse graphics in a sequel that is coming out 4 years after the original? And it isn't just the graphics that people have a problem with. They made Crysis 2 much more linear than the original as well. It plays like a cod game with a nanosuit instead of the sandbox experience of the original. You just don't feel like a true superhuman like you did in the first one.
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So your saying that we should expect worse graphics in a sequel that is coming out 4 years after the original?
The aren't that noticeably worse. I don't know why everyone says that.



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And it isn't just the graphics that people have a problem with. They made Crysis 2 much more linear than the original as well. It plays like a cod game with a nanosuit instead of the sandbox experience of the original. You just don't feel like a true superhuman like you did in the first one.
First time I've heard that from somebody, at least on this forum. I dont' know if it's SP or MP your talking about. SP feels the same mostly. It is more linear, but that is not neccesarly a bad thing.
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It's one of the funniest games I've played in the past year.
What's so funny about it?
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I don't like the new gameplay. The MP felt wrong. Dunno how to describe it, it just didn't feel like Crysis. Might be a good game, but I wanted a new Crysis game, not an entirely different game.

Also, textures.
Edited by B!0HaZard - 3/24/11 at 6:49pm
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What's so funny about it?
It's better for the average gamer, the same person who is complaining about it.
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True dat, OP
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Crysis 1 was amazing visually because they had a system that could crap trees and vegitation instantly and it would look awesome. Crysis 2 takes that same tech and puts a lot of work into making the details shine and cut scenes, in game scenes, look amazing. Crysis 1 was a great game will very little effort beyond the creation of the game engine put into it. I assumre you all Crysis 2 looks better if for no other reason just because the graphics are more thought out, even if some of the textures are slightly lower res.
    
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i personally hated the first Crysis. the enemy AI was pretty retarded and seeing the same damn house and trees everywhere got old after afew hours. Sure the game did look nice but what was the point of releasing a game no one could play at the time without serious investment.

Crytek made the crysis series into a Game with crysis 2 instead of the tech demo it was in the first with its uninteresting story and bad pacing. They have added soo many new features to this game and all PC gamers have done so far and complain and complain. If this game looked the way it did now and was exclusive to the PC only and had a little DX11 badge on it i believe Most of the complaining would stop.

my 570 runs the game at a silky smooth 60fps, the gameplay is great, i actually care about the story and i can't wait to play the multilayer (judging by the demo, it should be great) so i think Crysis 2 is just great!
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Thank you! 100% awesome!
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