Crysis 2 is a computer game by German developer Crytek and the successor to Crysis. Release date was March 22, 2011 in the United States and March 24, 2011 in Europe and Australia. Crysis 2 was released for Windows, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. In Crysis 2 is the second part of the first-person shooter trilogy, whose action in New York plays. The soundtrack was, among others, by the Oscar winner Hans Zimmercomposed.
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The campaign will take place in 2023. After a multitude of climatic disasters humanity is on the brink of collapse. Already known from Crysis aliens (Ceph) start another invasion with the aim to destroy the entire humanity. The game begins in a submarine where, for the first time, you take on the role of Force Recon soldier Alcatraz. However, it will be attacked by enemy ceph ships shortly after entering the bay of New York, and the protagonist will have to escape from the sinking submarine. In New York harbor basin, the survivors are shot at by the Ceph again and apparently all but Alcatraz killed. This one is from Prophethe rescues him and puts on his nanosuit and then commits suicide with the words “Do not forget me” because he is infected with the ceph virus.
When the protagonist wakes up, he first has to fight through an army of private mercenaries called CELL. These elite soldiers work for Crynet Systems , the manufacturer of the Nanosuit, who wants the suit back. After defeating various troops, one learns that Chino, who apparently drowned in the submarine, still lives. Together with the US Marines you fight your way through the partially destroyed New York.
History of Development
On June 1, 2009 Crysis 2 was announced in an official press release. The single-player mode was developed by the successor of Crysis in the main studio in Frankfurt, the multiplayer mode at Crytek UK in Nottingham . Crysis 2 is based on the CryEngine 3 . A multiplayer – demo was released on January 25, 2011 for the Xbox 360, on 1 March 2011. However, for Windows and on March 15 for the PlayStation 3, the latter console is not in Germany.
A leaked beta version from January 2011 was first released on February 11 on various torrent sites for download. In this pre-release version of Crysis 2, the complete single-player mode and the multiplayer mode are playable. Restrictions on the other hand are more common bugs as well as graphics errors and unfinished scenes. Who is responsible for the unwanted publication is unclear. Chief developer Cevat Yerli commented, “As you all surely heard, there is an early and unfinished version of Crysis 2 surfaced online. Even though we are very disappointed with these events, we are also overwhelmed by the support we have received from you, our community. “However, he also made it clear that the final purchase version was significantly better than the illegal beta version, Yerli continues: “We are still working to give our honest and true fans a great gaming experience. I hope you will have fun with Crysis 2 on the PC, because we believe it’s our best PC game yet”
Despite the fact that Psycho does not play a major role in Crysis 2, it nevertheless occurs. In the level “terminus” right at the beginning where we need to get through the lock to get to Colonel Barclay, on the right are three Cell Cell mercenaries. One of them tries to talk to the Marines and says he has been in the US Army for nine years. In response to this statement, Alcatraz / Prophet responds and listens to the clash between the Cell mercenary and the Navy until the very end. Who knows the voice of Psycho from Crysis 3, will recognize this voice also with this mercenary. It is the voice actor Jan-David Rönfeldt. The reaction of Alcatraz / Prophet to the dialogue exchange, as well as the background story of the Cell mercenary.
- CPU: Intel Core 2 Duo 2.0 GHz, AMD Athlon 64 X2 2.0 GHz or better
- RAM: 2 GB (Vista requires 3 GB)
- OS: Windows XP, Vista or Windows 7, with the latest Service Pack
- VIDEO CARD: NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GT 512 MB of memory or higher; ATI/AMD Radeon HD 3850 512Mb RAM or higher
- HARDWARE T&L: Yes
- PIXEL SHADER: 3.0
- VERTEX SHADER: 3.0
- SOUND CARD: Yes
- FREE DISK SPACE: 9 GB
- DEDICATED VIDEO RAM: 512 MB
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How to install Crysis 2
- Click on Download Crysis 2
- Download the game file via the mirror you are directed to – make sure your internet does not disconnect during your download. How long the download takes depends on your internet speed connection.
- Run the game setup and install it in your desired directory – make sure you choose a drive which has enough space for the game.
- Launch the game using your desktop shortcut.