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MaLDo’s HD Texture Pack version 2.0 for Crysis 2

As we’ve informed you last month, MaLDo released some spectacular textures for Crysis 2. However, that texture pack was compatible only with the 1.1 version of the game and since Crytek has finally released the latest patch which basically unlocks the modding functionality of the game, MaLDo decided to update his pack and make it compatible with Crysis 2’s 1.9 version. Continue reading MaLDo’s HD Texture Pack version 2.0 for Crysis 2

Battlefield Heroes – two free Party Packs + a new map later this month

EA announced that a new map for their free-to-play third-person cartoon-ish shooter will be released later this month. This map is the Wake Island, one of Battlefield franchise’s most popular maps. Moreover, players who login till July 8th will receive two free Party Packs. Continue reading Battlefield Heroes – two free Party Packs + a new map later this month

Next-Generation Graphics Made Possible With custom TOD’s for Crysis 2 – Gap between current-generation consoles and PCs opens up

With the release of the Sandbox 3 Editor, we kind of expected to see amazing things from Crytek’s community. And they didn’t let us down. Behold the first screenshots of Crysis 2 modded that showcase some breathtaking visuals and open up the gap between current-generation consoles and PCs. If you thought that a high-end PC couldn’t provide far superior graphics than those of X360 or PS3… think again. We should note that the ghosting at the top-left of the screens is due to a bug with Crysis 2’s ‘e_Screenshot’ function. Enjoy the following screenshots! Continue reading Next-Generation Graphics Made Possible With custom TOD’s for Crysis 2 – Gap between current-generation consoles and PCs opens up

Crysis 2 – The Way It Was Meant To Be… Partially

Let’s get one thing straight from the beginning. I was among those that criticized Crytek’s decision to release a dumbed down version of Crysis 2 to the PC. As I wrote in my ‘How Crytek doomed Crysis 2’s PC version’ article for another publication, Crytek had failed to release a proper PC version of Crysis 2 and didn’t include any DX11 support, modding tools, advanced graphics options or an 64bit executable file. Fast forward some months and here we are today with most of those issues addressed/fixed. Continue reading Crysis 2 – The Way It Was Meant To Be… Partially

Crysis 2 – Sandbox 3 Editor Is Now Available

It certainly is a great week for PC gamers. Crytek released the much anticipated DX11 patch two days ago and guess what’s just came out today. Oh yeah, the much anticipated Map Editor has just been released. This basically opens the door to all kinds of cool mods and custom maps. This is what PC gamers were waiting for. And here it is, right now available to all of you. Continue reading Crysis 2 – Sandbox 3 Editor Is Now Available

Shift 2: Unleashed – SpeedHunters & Legends DLC Packs coming to PC for FREE

EA released today six screenshots for Shift 2 Unleashed’s two DLC Packs and announced that Speedhunters & Legends are coming to the PC and get this right. Both of these DLC Packs will be free. Speedhunters & Legends will be made available on June 30th for free via Origin.com. Continue reading Shift 2: Unleashed – SpeedHunters & Legends DLC Packs coming to PC for FREE

Crysis 2 Patch 1.9 Available Now

Crytek has finally released the much-anticipated 1.9 patch for Crysis 2. This latest patch enables the game’s DX11 features, however you need to download the optional DX11 package from this link. Make also sure to download the High-Resolution Textures Pack that is located in there. You can view its download links and its changelog after the jump. Continue reading Crysis 2 Patch 1.9 Available Now

Battlefield 3 Packshots Revealed

EA has just released the packshots of Battlefield 3. You can view them after the jump. The game hasn’t been rated yet but is scheduled for an October 28th release on PC, X360 and PS3. Battlefield 3’s primary platform is the PC and features amazing graphics and perhaps the most destructible environment we’ve ever seen. Enjoy the packshots! Continue reading Battlefield 3 Packshots Revealed