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Ignorance is bliss.

So is the lack of data to backup said statements.



No. You're doing it wrong...
http://lmgtfy.com/?q=crysis+2+textures+half+of+crysis+1

Feel good being out douched?
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Mmm.. yes.. a 3 year-old response. I suppose it's easier to push your own point when you ignore the opposition. Keep it up man, your wit is a boon to us all
    
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crytek's optimisation work on console led to a corresponding performance boost on pc.
seriously uh serisouly....seriously!?!?!?!?
I don't even "optimisation"??? you mean optimization?
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You the man.

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Mmm.. yes.. a 3 year-old response. I suppose it's easier to push your own point when you ignore the opposition. Keep it up man, your wit is a boon to us all
Ty.
    
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My point is, Urban, that I fully expected the same fundamental level of detail from C2 as C1 had. C1 is really the only game I've played that could choke my card. C2 won't be able to, the textures aren't nearly as high quality.

Sure, they optimized for consoles. Doesn't mean they optimized the game for PC. I'm usually not concerned with graphics all that much, but c'mon, it's CRYSIS.

Then you tack on the complaints of poor AI? The FIRST game had terrible AI, and they didn't bother improving upon it much? Gah... It's a loss to me.
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SARCASM. Duh.
Edited by UrbanSmooth - 4/17/11 at 8:42pm
    
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I kinda agree with Xnine, except i will buy once it's insanely cheap on steam sale i might spend up to 10 bucks on it if not, there are plenty of other games to get.
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i don't understand why people go soo attached to nomad and psycho. they were not interesting characters at all. they hardly did anything to give them any character. Nothing about them was special.

Crysis 2 looks freaking amazing even in Dx9 (people say battlefield 3 looks better, which may be true but i have yet to see anything it does that creates a substantial gap between it and crysis 2 ((besides its exaggerated lighting effects)) . Its environments look very bland ((compared to C2)) to be honest). In the visuals department the only thing that was below my expectations was the textures. Hopefully crytek fix it in their next patch because that is crysis 2 biggest visual weak point.

NOW for the real problems with crysis 2, the AI is borderline retarded and the game needs a goddamn exterminator. The multiplayer needs an effective anti-cheat system and all the network issues associated with it need to be dealt with.
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Hmmm the making of Crysis 2 would look like this:

1. Dumb down graphics to make it city cos crapsoles can't render jungle
2. Make linear CoD - clone gameplay
3. Get rid of destruction, cos crapsoles can't run it
4. Get rid of graphic settings
5. Make aliens humanoid to be more like CoD
6. Poop out a crapsole port and hope to cash in
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You the man.



Ty.
Honestly don't know why you're defending Crytek as if they're paying you to.

You have 3 GTX480's. My 5850 can max out Crysis 2 NP. You're telling me you're not disappointed that the sequel to Crysis, a demanding game even to this day, doesn't make your setup sweat at all, let alone mine?

Crysis has always been about pushing the boundaries in graphics. They failed in this department by not being ahead of the competition and raising the bar again.

The game is just a cod clone with a halo feel. It also failed. Hard.

If your sequel is projected to get the same sales as the first game when you've decided to go multi-platform, while also sticking the middle finger at your original fanbase, you've FAILED. Hard.

Crytek is now nothing but a company that EA has by the balls. They alienated their main fanbase and failed to capture the console audience. Hence, the franchise is already in shambles. Doesn't matter what you say in this thread. The game failed.
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