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I haven't even seen any images or vids of it yet.
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I only need to say one thing:

Crysis 2 is a console port.
    
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So why not read through the gazillion other treads about it rather than start a flame thread when you have no info about the game at all?

And no it is not. It's a great game that has let many down graphically.

Far Cry 2 is obviously the biggest dissapointment ever
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They completely jumped over what made Crysis 1 such a great game and copied every other successful game out there to make Crysis 2. The only thing that seperates Crysis 2 from another generic shooter is the nanosuit, which has become so dumbed down for the consoles that it is disgraceful. The campaign was fun, but it does not feel like how i felt while playing the first Crysis all those years ago. I felt like i was playing Call of Halo: The console port of disappointment. I don't mind that they put it on consoles, i mind that they put no innovative ideas or brought anything new to the genre like they did with the first Crysis. Crytek have sunk from their throne of awesomeness and become just another average developer. When the name Crysis reaches the ears of the many, it no longer strikes fear into the hearts of PC's nor does it make you think of how different it was from other shooters and how innovative it was. Crytek don't understand that the people who hated Crysis were just COD fanboys that don't want anything new. Crysis has taken a turn that i fear so many developers are heading towards. At least we still have DICE.
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funny as.. if I had a screenshot of what happened to me on crysis 2 yesterday... i wouldnt even writre anything but post a screenshot regarding crysis 2 and the whole 'console port' thing..

as I have crysis 2 on pc and have been playing it in the last few days and I was crouching behind a ammo resupply box whilst trying to shoot, but because i was close to the ammo resupply the prompt messages were coming up at the bottom of the screen (press F to resupply ammuntion) except for where there was an "F" little movements of my character around the ammo box was changing the "F" to an XBOX blue circle with an "X" in it..... lmao... only glitch of any sort I have found so far....
Edited by FuRy88 - 3/29/11 at 3:28am
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Great game when you forget about the fact that it's ported... Damn backstabbing CryTek.
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as far as i am concerned ea / crytek hae really fooked up with this game..... and i hope the new patch comes out very soon to sort out so many errors.

my games are not saving

wants code the whole time - (ea needs to put it in one place to reg not 5 diffrent places)

random crashes

dx11

fix the part where he meets the doc.... the doc is abut to die then all of a sudden he is alive and running and needs to meet him in a diffrent lab.

rocks falling is not looking good.

the waer spraying out the fire hydrants when you shoot them looks like i do not know what.

when you are in the office to destroy the pc that is all fine till the hellis come and people jump out and they look like huge monsters and shrink to ant size then when you walk closer to them, then get to normal size.

when you kill the army people they do not all die the same... some take a whole clip to kill them others a small hand gun does the trick when you shoot them 30 + meters away and they die instantly and fly 6 feet away

and the list goes on....
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All of the above posted and more! Crossfire flickering - I have to disable one of my cards to play the game. The game is not Eyefinity supported fully, the screen cuts off vertically - really noticeable in movie scenes. Bad physics in game - enemies flying at you when you kill them! Dumbest AI, at times, that I have ever seen! Horrible glowing outlines and overly shiny (gawd awful) vehicles.

This game is in beta form as it stands now. I don't recommend anyone buy it unless it's for cheap! ($30 or less)

The campaign wasn't bad and the story was okay, I guess. Nothing groundbreaking. Pretty standard fare. It could have been any Call of Duty game if it wasn't for the nanosuit and all the Crytek logos. (Crynet, Crysis and Crytek)

My review would be 6/10 score and patch all the errors and issues and get at least DX 10 in the game and I would give it 8/10.
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oh here we go again. good sp game, shame about the mp.

EDIT: There's toooooo many not using the search feature on ocn, is the search function broken or something?
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It really depends on how you want to look at it. If you play games solely for the graphics, you may or may not be disappointed with Crysis 2. The graphics are above average, but not what you'd expect with the "Crysis" series. The gameplay is great though, it's great fun.

While not being worth $60, it's definitely worth $30. You can find it on Intkeys for that price.
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