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CryTek has optimized the game engine big time and the AI is fine, it just needs some improvements (like Crysis 1 does).

If it would make gamers happier, maybe adding 100km+ draw distance and max textures on every single object in the game would be a good idea for CryEngine 4's Enthusiast settings? I dunno, that might be a bit overkill though..

Crysis 1 seems to still be the benchmark game for video cards these days. Even for quad-SLI rigs. But that shouldn't mean you *need* to have amazing graphics card to play a game with good graphics. Just look at Portal 2. Max everything, 16x AA, 16x AF, triple buffer vsync and I'm still getting 60FPS with my sig rig. And it still looks beautiful (not as good as Crysis 2) and the game is awesome.

I think engines should become optimized like this in the future.. making use of quad core CPUs, quad-SLI, whatever the system has available.. Might as well make use of the hardware available.

Crysis 1 does feel a bit under-optimized in comparison to these games which is probably why it needs a beast of a system to get good framerates when everything is set to max.
Inb4portal2isconsoleport,

All jokes aside. Crysis 2 looks good, no doubt about that. It just does not look as good as it was hyped up to be. The few things they did do right made it look a bit better. I mainly did not like it because the game style was changed from Crysis 1 and warhead.
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I play very smoothly at 1680x1050, Advanced settings.

I guess it's kinda disappointing when the supposed pinnacle of PC visuals can be maxed out on a 4 year old Core 2 Duo and a budget GPU from last generation.
Its a refresh so you're not losing anything out by skipping this generation of graphics cards :3
    
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I max it out & my average frame rate is between 45-60 & never goes below 40 with my GTX 460 running at 850/1100/1700 !
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