is, without a doubt, the most gorgeous game we've ever seen. Even according to developers like Epic, Crysis will be the best
games can possibly look - for a while at least.
Of course, as Spiderman knows, with great power comes great...uh, system requirements? Until now, gamers have mostly been guessing about what hardware Crysis
will need. Now the specs have been released though, so check them out in full below.
Minimum System Requirements
- Windows XP or Windows Vista
- 2.8GHz or faster (XP); 3.2GHz or faster * (Vista)
- 1GB RAM or 1.5GB RAM (Vista)
- 256MB **
- DirectX 9.0c compatible
Recommended System Requirements
- Windows XP / Vista
- Intel Core 2 Duo @ 2.2GHz
- 2GB RAM
- Nvidia GeForce 8800 GTS/640 or similar
* Supported Processors: Intel Pentium 4 2.8GHz (3.2GHz for Vista) or faster, Intel Core 2GHz (2.2GHz for Vista) or faster, and other similar CPUs.
** Supported chipsets: Nvidia GeForce 6800 GT + or similar GPUs. Laptop versions of these chipsets may work but are not supported. Integrated chipsets are not supported. Updates to your video and sound card drivers may be required.
Is your PC up to the task? Are you more concerned about how the gameplay is shaping up? Well, you can read either our singleplayer preview
or our multiplayer preview
to get an idea about the latter and you can boast about the former in the forums