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post #11 of 23
They're both okay games.

Very intensive though, even in this day and age.

I can barely run medium at 1440x900 on either, even with my 5850.
post #12 of 23
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Is crysis worth playing thinking of getting it but it seems the only thing it has is graphics?
It's worth getting it for the graphics alone. That's why I got it way back in 2007. But after playing the Crysis and Crysis Wars multiplayer I can't help but think that the single player needs to be tweaked for proper enjoyment. For example, would edit one of the XML to allow suit binding. Change some of the suit settings to make it more like multiplayer and make the game allow you to shoot while sprinting.
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post #13 of 23
I think both games were a lot of fun, but the original Crysis was funner for me.

@frickfrock99 That's weird, I can run @ 1920x1080 Very High on both games and have playable FPS. I thought the 470 and the 5850 were supposed to be similar in performance.
post #14 of 23
Warhead is much more linear and much smaller in scope. It also has a literal "on rails" section, which is just terrible. All in all warhead is still really good, and the tweaks made to it help fix some of the lameness from the original.

I prefer the original for it's much more open gameplay, can't go wrong with either.
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They're both essentially the same. Warhead was just made to run a bit better, and had more weapons and vehicles. I liked 'em both like crazy.

Any reason you ask?

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choosing to buy one of them b/c im not going to buy both
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choosing to buy one of them b/c im not going to buy both
buy crysis and then get warhead later.
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buy crysis and then get warhead later.
lol i just said i wont buy two l... if i were going to buy both i might as well buy crysis 2
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post #18 of 23
Original is much better. Its 3x longer and you get to do so much more crap and you get to complete the main story line in it in addition to more boss fights, and the graphics look better in crysis as opposed to warhead which looks bleak, and has objects popping out from 10 feet away. You won't get the lore from playing only warhead.

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post #19 of 23
Crysis is a great game. Some people don't like the game play, but I have no clue why. It is one of the most unique first person shooters out there, in my opinion. I still go back and play through Crysis over and over again, it is probably the only game I've gone back and replayed more then 3 times.

In my opinion, the original Crysis is better then Warhead. I found myself getting bored in warhead, and I thought the ending to the game was really abrupt and stupid. I remember thinking "that was it?!" when the game was over. I probably won't be playing through that again. But Crysis on the other hand was great. If you have a system that can run it, I highly recommend it.
    
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post #20 of 23
Ah just bought warhead for 6 euro on EA store.

Well Enthusiast shaders a killing my gpu even with a 570 gtx
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