When Crytek introduced that a remaster for the unique Crysis would launch this 12 months, followers had been excited to see how a lot the sport’s legendary graphics would enhance — however a leaked trailer has left so many followers disillusioned with the graphical modifications that Crytek has now pushed the sport’s launch by a number of weeks.
A trailer exhibiting some gameplay and a July 23rd launch date was leaked on YouTube, and the visuals left a foul style in some fan’s mouths. A number of commented how the sport’s graphics remained considerably unchanged from the 2007 authentic; one fan even mentioned the remaster “appears like authentic Crysis however with the bottom settings.”
You possibly can determine for your self if the sport appears too much like a 10+ year-old sport:
Crysis, a sci-fi first-person shooter sequence initially launched on PC, PS3, and Xbox 360, was praised for its graphical design and remained a benchmark for folks seeking to take a look at the ability of their gaming PC builds. (Its graphical constancy warranted a meme that’s nonetheless going 10 years later.) So, when Crytek agreed to remaster the sport with “high-quality textures and improved artwork belongings,” and but would additionally inexplicably move the “can-it-run-Crysis” take a look at on a Nintendo Swap, we undoubtedly perked up our ears.
Crytek acknowledged the leaks and the disillusioned followers by promising to work on the sport a bit extra. “This further time till launch will permit us to get Crysis Remastered as much as the PC and console-breaking normal you’ve come to anticipate from Crysis video games,” Crytek mentioned in a statement on Wednesday.
Within the sport trade, it’s not unusual for video games to be delayed as soon as and even a number of instances, although it’s uncommon to delay a sport on account of backlash from followers. Crysis Remaster’s delay mirrors the same transfer made by the movie trade final 12 months when Paramount pushed again the discharge date for the movie adaption of Sonic The Hedgehog after it obtained backlash relating to the design of the titular blue hedgehog.