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That's the stupidest thing I've ever heard.
Mmm, so basically you're a kid and you take offense to what I said....and yet at the same time you've shown exactly why I was right. Younger people more often tend to get sucked into the fanboyish stuff, lack the wisdom to think before they speak, are quick to insults, speak in extremes and coat on the exaggeration, much like you JUST did.
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anyone notice the lack of blood spatter? It would be sick if when the aliens explode, blood got on surrounding floors/walls/rocks and even on your visor
look at this explosion, and then no goop gets on anything.... Maybe they can add this in?
Consoles have limited memory, so there are many compromises that also impacted the PC version.

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It's been 3 years since the first game. 3 months would've killed them?
EA wouldn't let a DX11 patch delay the sales of the console version.
PC gamers are used to bugs and patches, so they released it as is.

CE3 seem like it will need lots of patch work for any PC game released with it. It's kinda like reverse developing. Start with compatible version of game for PC/360/PS3, designed simultaneously so everything must fit and operate the same of course. Then patch PC version to enhance detail beyond original spec. Crytek actually created more work from themselves in the end than actually making it an easy process.

DX11, advanced menus, high res textures etc. will have to be patched in since it can't be eliminated when ported or scaled down to consoles using CE3, they have to start with a basic version of the game in order for the simultaneousness design process to work. If it was possible to scale down the original Crysis they would have stayed with CE2.
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Consoles have limited memory, so there are many compromises that also impacted the PC version.



EA wouldn't let a DX11 patch delay the sales of the console version.
PC gamers are used to bugs and patches, so they released it as is.
I don't think it's that mean spirited, just that the game already looks great so why push back the launch when it would cost the company millions in the process?

When Crysis 1 came out, most people couldn't run it on very high for 2 yrs so in the scope of things, them coming out with a Dx11 patch a few months later isn't so bad.
    
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The reasoning is that people have to buy a new graphics card to be able to take advantage of the higher res. textures, which is what will make the biggest difference. That is actually good for us that there will be a bigger market for DX 11 games, but it makes my stomach uneasy. There really isn't much software to pull the PC industry forward, given its size and importance of it.
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Mmm, so basically you're a kid and you take offense to what I said....and yet at the same time you've shown exactly why I was right. Younger people more often tend to get sucked into the fanboyish stuff, lack the wisdom to think before they speak, are quick to insults, speak in extremes and coat on the exaggeration, much like you JUST did.
So many false assumptions in one paragraph... but whatever makes you happy.
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The one nice thing I will say about Crysis 2 is that it appears to be one of the better optimized PC games that has come out in a long time. I can play this in the highest or next to the highest settings with no problem. Obviously, CryEngine 3 is one of the better engines out. Look at how crappy all the new UE and other engines are so poorly optimized for PC.
    
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The one nice thing I will say about Crysis 2 is that it appears to be one of the better optimized PC games that has come out in a long time. I can play this in the highest or next to the highest settings with no problem. Obviously, CryEngine 3 is one of the better engines out. Look at how crappy all the new UE and other engines are so poorly optimized for PC.
Honestly... are you a total retard? I mean I don't want to be rude but I'm seriously questioning your mental capacity here.

How is it that this is one of the better optimized PC games when it runs at times WORSE than Crysis 1 did, despite having more powerful hardware to run on, worse graphics, and can run just as damn well on an xbox?

Think about it. Xbox can play it with its crap hardware, but a PC that is 5x faster is running it slower than THE original crysis (which if you recall really wasn't optimized at all)
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Honestly... are you a total retard? I mean I don't want to be rude but I'm seriously questioning your mental capacity here.

How is it that this is one of the better optimized PC games when it runs at times WORSE than Crysis 1 did, despite having more powerful hardware to run on, worse graphics, and can run just as damn well on an xbox?

Think about it. Xbox can play it with its crap hardware, but a PC that is 5x faster is running it slower than THE original crysis (which if you recall really wasn't optimized at all)
There must be something very, very wrong with your computer if the original is running better then this.

PS. you sound like a complete douche, I'm not trying to sound rude though.
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Honestly... are you a total retard? I mean I don't want to be rude but I'm seriously questioning your mental capacity here.

How is it that this is one of the better optimized PC games when it runs at times WORSE than Crysis 1 did, despite having more powerful hardware to run on, worse graphics, and can run just as damn well on an xbox?

Think about it. Xbox can play it with its crap hardware, but a PC that is 5x faster is running it slower than THE original crysis (which if you recall really wasn't optimized at all)
I like how you start off your comment calling someone a retard but saying you don't want to be rude. I'm curious where you're getting your information about Crysis 2 performing so poorly? Do you even own the game?

I played it on a single stock 570 at the highest settings at 1920x1200 and it ran smooth as butter, 60+ fps.

I played Crysis 1 with two my two highly OC'd 8800s (equivalent of two OC'd 580s today), and at even 1650x1080 I could barely get 40 fps at highest settings.

Crysis 2 runs on modern hardware MUCH better on current hardware than Crysis 1 ran on its current hardware.

I'd be curious to see performance comparisons between both Crysis' games on similar hardware, I can't imagine Crysis 1 would be much faster, and possibly would be slower.
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I'll be sure to let Crytek know when I care. Because honestly, I don't. The game looks awesome, runs great, and the SP is quite good.

You graphics whores have fun with DX11. Me? I'll have fun actually playing the game.
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