Game Description and Comments
Crysis is an innovative first person shooter from the makers of Far Cry. Like Far Cry Crysis takes part mostly in beautiful and sunny environments instead of the normal dark and drab areas of most shooters. However Crysis takes what Far Cry did a step further by offering one of the most realistic shooters ever. This realism comes from amazing graphics weather playing a major factor in the game and the intelligence of enemies. The graphics for Crysis are simply stunning and have to be considered among the best for any game with beautiful water effects and overall attention to detail. Unlike most shooters the world feels alive. Weather is a major reason for this with such natural disasters as tornados and hurricanes. Other nice effects include beautiful sunrises (the first screenshot) trees and grass that move and rippling waves of water. The vibrant world is bolstered by some of the smartest enemies to ever grace a game. By being smart that doesn’t mean that they can see through walls but that the bad guys act as realistically as possible. For example some will just run from you if they know they are doomed. The best part is that Crysis actually executes on its good ideas instead of having a sloppy mess like most ambitious games. Anybody even remotely interested in shooters should give this instant classic a try.
- Intelligent AI.
- Amazing 3D graphics.
- On-the-fly weapon and armor customization.
- Various vehicles such boats jeeps helicopters and tanks.
- 32 player multiplayer mode.
- Weather is another enemy to be reckoned with due to tornados land slides and hurricanes.
- Choices matter later on in the game.
- Mod tool set allows for creating both single player and multiplayer content.
Select Reviews (Edited for Presentation)
Comment: I have only played the demo around 9 times but this has to be one of the most finely crafted fps games I have ever seen.
Comment: Wow never played a better FPS. Puts some of the other FPS games to shame! The graphics are so real looking that you feel like you are there!
Crysis is free-to-play online after buying the game. The game has a single player demo.
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