Crysis 2 Multiplayer Demo Coming to PC on March 1

BOOM widget 367057 After revealing a multiplayer-focused demo would launch prior to the game's release for PC gamers, EA has announced that the Crysis 2 trial will arrive on March 1.

Players will be able to square off in six vs. six matches across two maps set in a "war-torn" Manhattan. The first map, Skyline, features battles on the rooftops and interiors of New York's skyscrapers while the second, Pier 17, offers an open environment with limited cover.

Two modes are available in the trial: Team Instant Action, a team deathmatch variant, and Crash Site, a control point battle. A similar multiplayer demo was already released on the Xbox 360.

Crysis 2 arrives on PC, Xbox 360, and PS3 on March 22 in a variety of special edition flavors.