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I actually didn't really love Crysis 1 or Warhead after buying them both on sale and playing through them. Graphics were amazing, the gameplay was decent, but i didn't get pulled in. Crysis 2 looks like they cut down on the open-endedness of Crysis 1 and made it into a [above average] linear, cookie-cutter FPS. THAT is the reason i didn't buy it or even play the demo. I don't like Halo or CoD, so why would i want to play a game that combines the two?

DX11 is something that should be in games toted as not being console ports, but shouldn't be the reason people buy or don't buy a game. The gameplay is why i haven't and won't be wasting my money on this game.
    
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they released the game too early. Duh. EA wants $$$ and could not care less if both versions weren't properly vetted.
     
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Crytek should really invest all of their time making a good engine and let people who know how to make good gameplay develop the gameplay. I'm not going to lie, their graphics engine is very good, but it could be improved.
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they released the game too early. Duh. EA wants $$$ and could not care less if both versions weren't properly vetted.
That's what i have been trying to tell everyone in Crysis 2 forums. They are blaming Crytek when they should be pointing the finger to EA's fault.

Treyarch scandal all over again eh?
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Crytek failed so hard,people who buyed the game are disappointed and people who played it with the online crack don't play the game anymore,so in conclusion the game is crap even if it's free.
I bought the game and I like it, so your statement is not fact.


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You don't know how to enjoy a game.
You call that an enjoyable game?A square map and 8 players vs 8 players shoot each other with bullets,the weapon has no "BIG" recoil,you can't destroy the environment,the game is more like COD in comparison with battlefield bad company 2!Now that is a shooter where you can enjoy graphics,you can enjoy the game,you can enjoy sound.
So I'm sorry to hear that people like this game,they don't really know what a game is about,graphics? well that is not so important and I'm sorry to hear what you've described about the game (graphics and gameplay) Crysis 1 is better at graphics than crysis 2,so this is a big fail either you like it or not.
It's like saying you like a game just for the graphics.
You are describing MP in your complaints. Last I looked there was SP also. That is what I bought it mainly for. I may play MP some to, but I was never into Crysis for its MP. You can't compare everything to BC2 either. That is about the only game with destructable environments. 99% of other MP games don't have that. I love BC2 also, but doesn't mean people can't enjoy anything else either. I'm usually to busy playing to look over the graphics to an "extreme" extent to notice little negative things. Just my opinion on it. We don't have to agree, but not everyone hates the game.
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I didn't buy the game, but I played a bit of the multiplayer last night and it really is crap.The game is a blatant rip off of Call of Duty and Halo.

First it took me all day to set up an account, then I couldn't log in because of a connection error. Once I got that cleared away I log in and join a "server." After one or two games a hacker joins and starts flying around instant killing everyone on my team. We loose that match 50 to 6 kills.

Also if you search the Crysis 2 forums for a fix to the connection problem I was experiencing you will find a 800+ post thread with no mod responses and no help at all.
^ Yes ^
Both Crysis and 2 MP suck. And I too can't log in as I get the wrong password or User Name error too. But no big deal as I wasn't going to play MP anyway because the first Crysis sucked so I KNOW this one will too. I just wanted to try it to make sure it was as bad as I thought it was.
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Shame on anyone who bought this game for the PC.

We need to send a clear message to all developers and publishers that we will not buy their games if they can't be bothered to finish them.
Great idea, now we'll just let you define "Finished" for us. Oh, and would you want the game 95% done now, or 100% in 18 more months?
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Shame on anyone who bought this game for the PC.

We need to send a clear message to all developers and publishers that we will not buy their games if they can't be bothered to finish them.
Quit crying. The gameplay is great, and I can tell who hasn't played it because it doesn't play like Cod at all. And I can tell who's straight up BSing by saying it's like Halo AND CoD when those two have gameplay mechanics are NOTHING alike. Stop being ignorant and stop being dense. SP is great and MP plays more like old arcade shooters than anything, especially with the "vertical" map designs.
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they released the game too early. Duh. EA wants $$$ and could not care less if both versions weren't properly vetted.
^ Yes ^

This is ALWAYS the case with EA. Every game I buy from them has been released prematurely because they promise it on a certain date, unfinished or not. They force the developers to wrap it up so it will meet the release deadline and offer patches later. So don't blame Crytek, they're actually a pretty good Co.

Another thing, CoD4 MP is a great game, my favorite. Although the graphics suck, I agree on that, very washed out colors. But it plays great in HC, the only games I join as normally it takes a full magazine to kill 1 enemy in normal, but in HC it only takes 3 body shots or 1 head shot to kill the enemy. Makes for MUCH better game play. Give that a try and see if you dislike it as much as you say you do. I hated it too in normal play, but love it in HC. Makes a big difference.
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That's what i have been trying to tell everyone in Crysis 2 forums. They are blaming Crytek when they should be pointing the finger to EA's fault.

Treyarch scandal all over again eh?
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