Summary: A solid game that definitely has an audience. Might lack replay value, could be too short or there are some hard-to-ignore faults, but the experience is fun. How we score: The Destructoid Reviews Guide
Excerpt: Crysis 3, What can we write about this one? Well, let’s start with the story. 20 years after the events from the previous Crysis we get to see how Psycho, the protagonist from Crysis: Warhead, leads a group of rebels against the paramilitary organisation CELL to free you, Prophet.
Conclusion: Crysis 3 is easily one of the most anticipated games of 2013. It runs on the CryEngine 3.5 and like other games in the franchise, it has managed to earn a reputation for its high system demands and graphics beyond what any other game at the time could possibly put out.
Excerpt: Running and shooting and jumping and shooting. What you have there is pretty much the pure distillation of the majority of video games, which might explain why first person shooters (FPS) have given the industry some of the most popular franchises.
Excerpt: With Crysis 3, Crytek have gone back to their roots. You can take that as a terrible jungle-related pun, but it’s also true in the oft-applied figurative sense. This game is chock full of gameplay and thematic elements that have been in the slow cooker since the very first Far Cry: The ability to...
Excerpt: Torrential rain spatters beautifully across your screen as a small covert team of modern day warriors, led by our old Crysis favourite, Psycho, strafe across a cargo ship. Your PC instantly grinds under the pressure.
Pros: Pretty, Pretty on Low End PCs, N.S.P.B.A.S.C. Bow
Cons: Not open world enough, Doesnt Use NYC Setting, Suit Upgrades, Meh
Excerpt: The Crysis series has never really been my thing. When the first one launched I didn’t have a PC even remotely capable of playing it on, and while I played and beat the second one, it was just sort of there, one more FPS in the vast sea of FPS games.
Excerpt: is really pretty to look at. I think we all expected that. It’s also a well produced, nicely paced shooter that is technically proficient and loaded with lots of entertaining set pieces. They even try to tell a deeper and more engaging story than the plots we’ve seen in past series entries.