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Ew no. Youtube videos reconvert their videos, resulting is lots of quality loss regardless if you upload a massive 1080p video or not. Youtube is horrible for the stuff that Digital Foundry does.
YouTube of 2006, maybe. YouTube today is pretty good. Their 720p/1080p encoding is pretty high quality.
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Is it a fun, great-looking game? Yes.

Success.
You might want to do some reading... Get Cevat to join you, he's just as lost.
    
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The video showing the different settings look hardly different at all.
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Interesting read. I liked the bit about PC games development learning from console development with resource management and optimization.
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Is it a fun, great-looking game? Yes.

Success.
No. Fail.

It's a generic FPS that has almost nothing to do with the first game.

Crysis is amazing. Crysis 2 is not.
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No. Fail.

It's a generic FPS that has almost nothing to do with the first game.

Crysis is amazing. Crysis 2 is not.
Yea because weak, non-existent stories, and bland characters are seen as "Amazing" these days

Crysis 2 is far from Generic. You still have the diversity to pass through a level MANY ways like the first game, the gameplay is fun, the story is good, character development is evident, and generally in most ways it is better than the original.

Go play Call of Duty, then play Crysis 2. The difference is Massive.....
    
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You had our love crytek, we loved you....

Since your actions, we no longer respect you. We don't even use the phrase "But can it run crysis"... my damn psp could run crysis 2 thanks to you bending over for consoles.

Funny, we keep making games famous, and making publishers.

then they get up from our PC bed, and say "I'll call you..."

Then never call..
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Yea because weak, non-existent stories, and bland characters are seen as "Amazing" these days

Crysis 2 is far from Generic. You still have the diversity to pass through a level MANY ways like the first game, the gameplay is fun, the story is good, character development is evident, and generally in most ways it is better than the original.

Go play Call of Duty, then play Crysis 2. The difference is Massive.....
Let's agree to disagree. Black Ops and Crysis 2 were about equal for me. Horrible voice acting and meh stories that are overhyped. I did love the music in Crysis 2 though.
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Is it a COD/HALO clone? Yes.

Success.
Fixed that for you.

Also, this is the article summed up:

We ditched the PC and are projected to end up with the same sales as Crysis 1, which was a PC exclusive ( Crysis 1 sold 1 million in two months ).

Basically, when you ditch your real fans, your game sucks.

Blame Piracy all you want, Crysis 1 is one of the best selling PC games of all time. When your sales end up the same when dumbing down to the consoles, you know you're doing it wrong.
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