Crysis Remastered’s Highest Setting: ‘Can it Run Crysis?’

Crysis Remastered’s Highest Setting: ‘Can it Run Crysis?’

The year was 2007 and life was simple. Most PC games of this epoch used to run on even the most unpretentious systems. The hardware or software of a device was rarely pushed.

Then came Crysis; easily the most challenging game to run on a computer system. Software and hardware had to exceed their boundaries simply to run this first-person shooter.

Therefore, one could imagine how burdensome it would’ve been to run Crysis on its recommended settings!

Thus, instead of wallowing in self-pity for not being able to make the most of this game, players made their moroseness, a meme.

Crysis Remastered's Highest Setting: 'Can it Run Crysis?'
Crysis Remastered | Source: Twitter

Consequently, if any latest graphic card was launched back then, there was only one question in everybody’s mind:

Can it run Crysis?

Even when a supercomputer was being installed at CERN, you can probably guess which question spammed the internet.

Coming to the present, Crysis Remastered is all prepared for its release in a matter of a few weeks. And the highest graphic setting of the game is named after the legendary meme: ‘Can it run Crysis?’

Crytek described the system requirement by saying that it is “designed to demand every last bit of your hardware with unlimited settings”

The developing company also took to Twitter to flaunt the graphics of their upcoming game on the highest setting via a 4k screenshot.

No soul can deny that the graphics depicted are absolutely stupendous. However, Twitter compression did not go too easy on the picture quality.

Many users noticed an in-depth ray tracing. The Level of Detail was somewhat criticized. Thus its the draw distance which is relied upon to show the details.

When the system requirements of Crysis Remastered were launched by Crytek, enthusiasts were in ecstasy. To see this highly rated game demanding rational requirements made players heave a sigh of relief.

Recommended vs Minimum Specs

Recommended SpecsMinimum Specs
OSWindows 10 64-bitWindows 10 64-bit
ProcessorIntel Core i5-7600k or higher / AMD Ryzen 5 or higherIntel Core i5-3450 / AMD Ryzen 3
Memory16 GB RAM8 GB RAM
GPUNvidia GeForce GTX 1660 Ti / AMD Radeon Vega 56Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 Ti / AMD Radeon 470
DirectXDX11DX11
GPU memory8GB in 1080p4GB in 1080p

Even though the system requirements have been revealed, it is believed that ‘Can it run Crysis?’ setting will demand even more from a system’s software.

Crysis Remastered will hit the markets on September 19th. It will be available on the Epic Game Store.

About Crysis Remastered

Crysis Remastered is an upcoming game that is developed and published by Crytek. It is a first person shooting game that will be launched for platforms like PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

Crysis Remastered's Highest Setting: 'Can it Run Crysis?'
Crysis Remastered | Source: Nintendo

The plot takes users to a fictional North Korean Island which has been occupied by intergalactic species. Along with a wide selection of weapons, a Nanosuit will also equipped by gamers.

This suit holds the power of making the playing character more nimble and strong.

Thus, in this world of sandbox, gamers are meant to rely on brawn along with their brains to overcome the menace posed by the alien race.