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At the end you went off on a tangent, we are just talking about DX compatibility. We never said a DX9 card can run DX11, also we said DX11 can run DX10, if a developer chooses to leave out DX10 features that's their decision, but the card still has the ability to run it with a game that does.

Now Crysis 2 has DX9 and DX10 files by default(look in the folders) and with DX11, all three DX versions will be active. DX11 cards will have all the features enabled, DX10 cards will have DX10/9 and DX9 cards only DX9. I don't know how you assume otherwise, judging by your previous posts, this is common.
Fine....

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dx10 runs under dx11, as dx10 cards can choose dx11 mode and do everything except tessellation and other features.
AGAIN, A DX10 CARD CANNOT RUN DX11.

That's like saying a DX9 card can run DX10, so that means the DX9 card could also run DX11. It makes no sense.

And yes, I know its up to the developers to put a specific DX level into the game. Crysis 2, as of RIGHT NOW, is DX9 only. It's a console port. They can patch DX11 in later...sure. Doesn't make it a true DX11 game though.
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dx10 runs under dx11, as dx10 cards can choose dx11 mode and do everything except tessellation and other features.
You are an idiot....
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Fine....



AGAIN, A DX10 CARD CANNOT RUN DX11.

That's like saying a DX9 card can run DX10, so that means the DX9 card could also run DX11. It makes no sense.

And yes, I know its up to the developers to put a specific DX level into the game. Crysis 2, as of RIGHT NOW, is DX9 only. It's a console port. They can patch DX11 in later...sure. Doesn't make it a true DX11 game though.
OK, you're saying that guy was wrong, and me referring to him was wrong?

That's a good case. I never heard of a DX10 card selecting DX11, even if it doesn't run DX11 features. You're right on that one. It will only run the DX10 features, if the game "only" supports DX9, then the card will run DX9 with the DX10 card. Better?

Crysis 2 Port? Yes. Not True DX11, Yes...but we'll see...this is still Crytek, masters of the Sandbox.
When people get a hold of the SDK, we are going to see stuff that will bring PC's to their knees.
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OK, you're saying that guy was wrong, and me referring to him was wrong?

That's a good case. I never heard of a DX10 card selecting DX11. You'r right on that one.
ChronoBodi was blatantly wrong. I mean, horribly wrong.

The reason why I quoted you to begin with, as well as him....was because your post sounded like you were agreeing with what he was saying. That a DX10 card can run DX11....when it can't.
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Is this patch out yet?
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ChronoBodi was blatantly wrong. I mean, horribly wrong.

The reason why I quoted you to begin with, as well as him....was because your post sounded like you were agreeing with what he was saying. That a DX10 card can run DX11....when it can't.
Ok I see your point now.
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Is this patch out yet?
Nope. I mean....

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Ok I see your point now.
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pioneer if you would calm down for a second....
All I think he was trying to say is that a DX10 card in dx 11 mode of a game that doesn't have a dx10 mode will simply run in dx10 mode
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When you download the game, Patch 1.1 installs, clearing up all of the console language and features, then when the game starts it says, "Adjust your TV settings". I mean really? Then the opening scene with the soldiers was a straight console port, with those cardboard faces, then Prophet. The beginning was a big middle finger really.

DX11 can't clear that up. I agree with everyone is saying, you have to like the game in it's current form.
The patch won't make the story or gameplay any better. I like the story, the gameplay not so much.
I like the game enough to finish it at some point though.
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pioneer if you would calm down for a second....
All I think he was trying to say is that a DX10 card in dx 11 mode of a game that doesn't have a dx10 mode will simply run in dx10 mode
It uses whatever the game it's running tells it to run. It doesn't just throw dx10 features in a dx9 game because it has the hardware to do so. If you run a dx9 game the card says "alright dx9 it is..." and goes to town.
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