• Crysis
88
Based on 54 scores, 74 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    38
  • Good:
    13
  • Average:
    2
  • Bad:
    1

Pros:

  • Stunning graphics.
  • Varied and innovative gameplay.
  • Great multiplayer options

Cons:

  • Makes huge demands on your computer.
  • Requires a top end graphics card and powerful PC to play properly.

Expert reviews and ratings

By TechSpot on

No doubt the recent release of the Crysis demo will have excited a lot of gamers, but it has probably upset even more at the same time. Personally I'm both excited and impressed with the game, but that’s likely the result of being able to play...

By Blogcritics on 80

Four years ago, Crysis took the PC gaming world by storm. The first-person shooter was ahead of its time in the looks department and the gameplay and story that were built around the graphics engine were a force to be reckoned with. It was critically...

By New Game Network on 95

Since it was first announced, Crysis quickly gained popularity and eager anticipation from the industry. The developer Crytek’s first effort since the good, but somewhat flawed Far Cry, was said to be an impressive experience that combined both...

By Tech Arkade on

Wow! What an amazing game. As some of you may know, I got Crysis on Black Friday this year and just played through it in a few days.Anyways:Presentation:The game was done very well. I hardly noticed any bugs, except a recurring one with my sound...

By BrightHub on 80

Crysis, from the developers of Far Cry, is a great first person shooter with great graphics and a realistic setting, plus a story that seems to borrow elements from the movie Predator and the TV show Lost. OverviewCrysis is a wonderful first person...

By The Wargamer on

So what do you get when you can be Superman, Batman, and Rambo all at once? Enter the life of a top secret operative...

By Tech ARP on

A Real Crysis When the Crysis demo was released, everyone started complaining about its incredibly slow performance. Everyone hoped that the demo was merely a half-baked, poorly-optimized shadow of the final game. However, when Crysis itself finally...

By PC Authority on 67

What a time for PC gaming. Quake Wars, Team Fortress 2, Portal, and Call of Duty 4 have raised the bar consistently over the past few months, collectively making this Christmas one of the strongest periods we’ve seen. But what this stellar line...

By Gameguru Mania on 88

Crysis(hx) 08:23 AM EST - Feb,10 2008 Developed by German company Crytek (Far Cry makers), Crysis is a first-person shooter set in 2020, right here on our very own Earth. Archeologists, working on a remote island in the South China Sea, have...

By Atomic MPC on 90

It’s dusk. Clouds scud across the sky as the light begins to fade, highlighting the group of men smoking cigarettes in the shadow of a truck no more than thirty meters away. The truck, and the men around it, are in a small military base protected...

By V3.co.uk on 80

Smart, varied and stunning but we’re reluctant to give our top score to a title that will only run on the most powerful...

By V3.co.uk on 80

Far Cry appeared out of the blue in 2004 and quickly became an international PC favourite. The same developer, Crytek, has created plenty of hype about its latest outing, though, since it features an interesting game engine, dubbed Cryengine2, along...

By About.com on 100

Game Details Publisher: Electronic Arts Developer: Crytek ESRB Rating: "M" for Mature Genre: Action - First Person Shooter Theme: Sci-Fi Pros: Amazing game play, the action never stops; Visual effects, environments and graphics unmatched by any game...

By Gaming Nexus on 85

Crytek came on the scene with a bang with Far Cry. It offered some unique features for a first person shooter, mainly the open island that you can wander around. Now,Crytek is back and this time they are pulling out all the stops with an impressive...

By Custom PC on 95

A virtually flawless FPS with stunning graphics, but youll need a monster PC. Crysis - the long-awaited spiritual successor to Far Cry - drops you into the combat boots of Jake Nomad Dunn, a US Delta Force solider sent to investigate an island in...

By Neoseeker on

The net is full of fun tweak guides right now, generally Ive found myself modding the existing files on the install instead of writing special launch configs for the system. Given that Im going to list off a few key things and a few interesting...

By Game Chronicles Magazine on 98

Crysis is the game of 2007 that will be judged for years to come as how a game should be made. If you have the system that can handle Cysis it is definitely a game worth playing and owning for all the variety and fun gameplay involved. Crysis is well...

By PC Pro on 83

Stunning visuals and great gameplay make Crysis an excellent buy. But you might need a new PC, too. Quite apart from being the long-awaited sequel to Far Cry, Crysis is also the poster child for DirectX 10: its the first game to appear thats been...

By itreviews.com on

This is the new gold standard in first-person shooters. Crytek has come up with a visually dazzling, adrenaline-pumping, sci-fi invasion thriller that is innovative, epic and addictive, and which will leave you pleading for more. Electronic Arts -...

By GWN on 95

An excellent title that really set the benchmark for all FPSs, not just for graphics, but for realism as...