The specifications are nearly identical to the minimum requirements of the original Crysis, with the only significant difference being a 3GB jump in required HDD space. However, Crytek CEO Cevat Yerli has repeatedly noted that the game-powering CryENGINE 2 has been "optimized to run better on a wider range of PCs."
Intel Pentium 4 2.8 GHz (3.2 GHz for Vista), Intel Core 2.0 GHz (2.2 GHz for Vista), AMD Athlon 2800+ (3200+ for Vista) or better
1GB (1.5GB on Windows Vista)
- Video Card
NVIDIA GeForce 6800 GT, ATI Radeon 9800 Pro (Radeon X800 Pro for Vista) or better
256MB of Graphics Memory
- Sound Card
DirectX 9.0c Compatible
Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 2 or Microsoft Vista
DX9.0c or DX10
Maybe it's now actually possible to play the game with the minimum requirements? Or maybe it's possible to play the game with the minimum requirements without looking at terribly scaled-down graphics?
Hahaha. I made a funny.
get back to work writing that engine son!!
I may kill you.