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I have no problems with the game whatsoever. Actually held my attention for longer than any game in recent memory.

you can say console port all you want but i like to think the game is beautifully optimised.
I am noticing the smaller details. When I'm just simply playing the game and focusing on the tasks, the graphics are basically fine. However, when I want to stop and appreciate the graphics, it's disgusting in comparison to the first Crysis.


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too many games these days make people feel they need to upgrade their already extremely powerful systems, and it seems to have an adverse effect on people when their systems can actually play it fine. "OMG THIS ISNT STRESSING MY L337 SYSTEM TO THE POINT I HAVE 3FPS AND WANT TO CRY ABOUT POOR PERFORMANCE"
That's not the issue. The issue is that we were expecting this to look better than the first Crysis for those of us who like to stop and appreciate the graphics. Instead, it's meant for people who couldn't care less about those finer details. Some parts of the world in Crysis 2 look downright horrible. Although, you have to stop playing for a minute to notice. I do, and it sucks. I enjoy taking a break and just walking around checking things out.


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gameplay is alot more linear than crysis1 but really who cares...
I do. I care quite a bit. So, there's at least one person who cares.


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This "sandbox environment" i keep hearing about in crysis1 is a complete joke. If anything the linear paths are just a little less noticeable.

Waaaaaah. That is all.
k.


Lerkah: the issue is that we can't adjust the finer details of the graphics to our preferences. What if we want to max everything out possible? What if using the "Extreme" setting doesn't max everything out?
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turn up your graphics driver settings, set them to override program settings. omg.

also not to hate, but i cant see you pushing much more performance out of the game on your setup anyway, so its rather moot?

Last thing im saying about the game is this - comparitively, an exotic island is a beautiful colorful place and SHOULD look all pretty and nice; a completely ruined and burning city on the otherhand should be a ghastly place that doesnt look very nice, and i think they have captured this atmosphere brilliantly.
Edited by Lerkah - 3/27/11 at 6:31pm
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turn up your graphics driver settings, set them to override program settings. omg.

also not to hate, but i cant see you pushing much more performance out of the game on your setup anyway, so its rather moot?
The game is about as smooth for me on my sig rig as TRON 2.0 is.
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If I hear console port again, I'm going to QQ

Just don't buy the damn game, then.
Just because it's a console port doesn't mean people can't complain about it.

People whine about GTAIV all the time, and it's still one of the biggest games of all time.
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Just because it's a console port doesn't mean people can't complain about it.

People whine about GTAIV all the time, and it's still one of the biggest games of all time.
To be fair though Crysis 2 isn't as bad as GTA IV. GTA IV's engine was ported, and runs like crap. At least Crysis 2's engine was made natively for PC alongside consoles.

My issue though isn't even the visuals, it's the gameplay entirely. They compromised almost everything that made the first game fun for consoles.
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Who cares if its a console port. Seriously, that is were the money is at. They could have done what they promised but in reality, i expected this. Im sure BF3 will let us down in some way. Some of the best selling video game series are on consoles. When I think about maybe working on a Triple A title in the future im sure it wont be a pc exclusive. Im sure if it makes it to pc, it will be a port. Unless the next microsoft console is a pc with a custom os.
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