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Originally Posted by Boyboyd View Post
Even if they patch in DX11. It will barely look any different because it was developed for DX9.

Same issue with textures, 11 doesn't magically increase the quality of textures.
Indeed. In fact, switching the shaders over to shader model 5 won't actually make anything look different, at all. It will literally look identical.

I think Crytek should do it, then post screenshots that it looks identical. And then post a picture of the whole staff flipping off the idiotic PC gaming community for whining about things they have no understanding of. I just said this in another thread, but I can barely stand the idiotic elitists on OCN, they spent $2000 on their hardware, and they expect developers to max out their hardware otherwise that developer must be lazy and hate the PC gaming community.

Here's a note to all PC gamer elitists that are asking for Crytek to patch the game. Please read this thoroughly, and maybe even twice:
Crytek didn't make Crysis2 for you, they made it for the other 99% of gamers that aren't douches about what shader model they used to render the game.

Lets face it, if they had put DX11 into the game, it would've made little to no difference on their sales. Maybe when you guys are emailing/trolling over at Crytek, whining about a video game, you might preface your email with "I'm a PC gamer elitist that has almost no financial impact on your game whatsoever", because that's exactly what they're thinking anyway.

And one final reality check for you guys:
Console gamers are more important to developers than you. They have more money, that's all that matters. So "consoles ports"? Get used to them, because they're going to be the norm rather than the exception.
Edited by lordikon - 3/29/11 at 7:21am
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Well, guess CryTek will just stay hush hush and think.. "Meh! The PC modding community will provide everything so we don't give a crap". xD

Getting there: Graphics Tweak Exes.. and starting to port better textures from C1.. xD
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Hey all of you whiners, did any of you actually even play the game? Or did you just read stuff about it and jump on the hate-train.

I for one preordered it, played through the entire single player, and enjoyed every minute of it.

Stop complaining, the game has been released, buy it or don't.
    
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i dont have time for this game and it's crap.

NOBUY.
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I think they'll probably patch it to include these features if they ever see this but then again they are now under EA.
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i dont have time for this game and it's crap.

NOBUY.
If you haven't bought it, how do you know it's crap? It got excellent reviews and most of the people on OCN who I've seen said they've played it, liked it.
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Haven't made up my mind if i should buy it. It would be nice to hear from crytek if they are going to make some graphics changes or not.

I don't wanna buy it and play through single player and then 1 week later they release a patch for PC that makes it look even better.

I want my first play through to be the full experience
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let me clear some things up:
THE GAME IS AMAZING! the SP campaign is long and exciting and it is worth every minute. im not to fond of the MP (halo/CoD rippof) but the SP campaign is really where its at.
SO STOP SAYING THE GAME IS CRAP WHEN YOU HAVE NEVER PLAYED IT! ALL OF YOU HATERS ARE POSERS AND JUMPING ON THE LAME HATE BANDWAGON!

am i upset that crytek slapped and spit at us? yes i am. but there isnt anything i can do about it.
heres my questions:

WILL SANDBOX 3 EVER BE RELEASED?
WILL THERE EVEN BE A HIGH TEXTURE PACK?
WILL CRYTEK STOP LYING TO US?

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i am almost through the SP campaign on hard. It's pretty fun, I am enjoying it. I'm getting good FPS on the very high setting at 1920x1200.
 
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That's pretty shallow.

You guys, if your buying this game so you can see something pretty then your acting pathetic.

I play games to have fun, if they look good then that is just a bonus.
I would normally agree with this... BUT. This is crysis we're talking about... Crysis. The visuals are what made Crysis 1. It's only natural that the sequel would also be expected to have equally great graphics. (meaning that they should be miles ahead of other games)

Almost the whole selling point of crysis 1 was the graphics. Now you're saying that those shouldn't matter in a sequel? give me a break...

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let me clear some things up:
THE GAME IS AMAZING! the SP campaign is long and exciting and it is worth every minute. im not to fond of the MP (halo/CoD rippof) but the SP campaign is really where its at.
SO STOP SAYING THE GAME IS CRAP WHEN YOU HAVE NEVER PLAYED IT! ALL OF YOU HATERS ARE POSERS AND JUMPING ON THE LAME HATE BANDWAGON!

am i upset that crytek slapped and spit at us? yes i am. but there isnt anything i can do about it.
heres my questions:

WILL SANDBOX 3 EVER BE RELEASED?
WILL THERE EVEN BE A HIGH TEXTURE PACK?
WILL CRYTEK STOP LYING TO US?

i want my mods.
Many of us who are not buying the game admit that the SP is probably really good and at least I would like to play it. But I'm not going to buy, just on the principle that I see technological advancement as an integral part of PC gaming. When the number one company in the graphics field gives us a game that has visuals only just on par with a game 4 year old (and even that's questionable) I'm not going to buy it. Not because I think it sucks, but because I cannot accept that crytek gave up on graphical improvements.

We've seen what their engine can do. Why can't we get visuals like that?
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