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Crysis 2 multiplayer demo exclusive for 360 next week, new trailer inside

Want to play the Crysis 2 multiplayer demo? We hope you have an Xbox 360. Crytek and EA have announced that the Crysis 2 multiplayer demo will be exclusive to Xbox LIVE gold members on January 25. More details and a gorgeous new multiplayer teaser below.


Above: Three Nonosuited men examine the high-res textures in Crysis 2

The demo will include the Skyline multiplayer map and two modes: Crash Site and Team Instant Action. From what we can glean from the press release, Crash Site is a sort of capture-the-flag mode that finds teams fighting for control of alien drop pods and earning points for guarding them. Team Instant Action, on the other hand, involves a two-team free-for-all as they square off against each other to score as many kills as possible.


Above: A slick multiplayer teaser for Crysis 2

When the game ships in March, the number of gameplay modes will jump to six with 12 maps set in one seriously busted up New York City.

We’d also like to take this time to point out that this game involves Nanosuits. Just say it out loud: “N-a-n-o-s-u-i-t-s.” Man, that word is awesome. Crysis 2’s gonna have them, you know. Tell your friends. Nanosuits. We can’t stress this enough.

Jan 21, 2011

 

Crysis 2 multiplayer preview: Nanosuit or Nonosuit?
It’s definitely one of those. So let us tell you which




Crysis 2 multiplayer footage shows off New York’s concrete jungle
VIDEO: See a round of team death match fought on the rooftops of New York


Crysis 2 ready to overpower your console on March 22
Finally, a chance to stomp through the most ridiculously over-rendered New York City ever

 


 

17 comments

  • urwifemykids - January 24, 2011 5:04 a.m.

    @igothitwithabulb pc is were it started but there are more people with 360s than with high performance computers that being said WTF crytek you traitors
  • igothitwithabulb - January 24, 2011 12:19 a.m.

    I really don't get this. Why release a demo of a game that is going to be mainly purchased for PC on 360?
  • tacoman38 - January 23, 2011 11:30 p.m.

    Invaders Must Die? Well in this case, there are invaders, so might as well kill them.
  • Kyo - January 23, 2011 3:54 a.m.

    Crap this demo literally comes out the Last day of my gold membership T_T grah now I have to try and get 25 dollars to renew it lol
  • Letter11 - January 22, 2011 9:37 p.m.

    @TheTygerfire LOL i know the Scott Pilgrim trailer song is everywhere! I don't mind it though it just reminds me how awesome that movie was.
  • TheTygerfire - January 22, 2011 8:34 p.m.

    I really really hope that song isn't going to be overused. It barely fit Duke Nukem but this...I don't know...
  • CancerMan - January 22, 2011 2:35 p.m.

    Delicious
  • Orion456 - January 22, 2011 12:05 p.m.

    This game is now officialy on my... *puts on sunglasses* ...games radar. Looks like Invaders Must Die is the new go to song for game trailers (see Duke Nkem Forever). I couldn't have been less excited before watching this trailer. Looks like a cross between Mirrors Edge, Crackdown, Call Of Duty, and of course Crysis.
  • k1w1bug - January 22, 2011 10:54 a.m.

    Is that PC or 360 graphics in the trailer? If this is what it will look like on 360, then they've done a great job.
  • totalweapon - January 22, 2011 9:38 a.m.

    what is it with microsoft and f*cking exclusives. i own 360 and ps3 but i much prefer ps3 the controllers are better and it does'nt sound like there is a helicopter taking off in my living room. oh and it's free online:)
  • Jaces - January 22, 2011 5:34 a.m.

    Glad I have a 360 :D This looks fantastic btw, I'm going to have my hands full with this and KZ3 on the way, bye bye COD (FU*K YOU BOBBY!!)
  • Snowyjoe - January 22, 2011 4:42 a.m.

    I.... I believed in you Crytek!!!!!!!!!! How dare you turn your back on us PC gamers!!!!!!!!
  • talkraider - January 22, 2011 3:44 a.m.

    God I will never get tired of that trailer music.
  • deathcab4booty - January 22, 2011 3 a.m.

    I'm pumped for this. Also: the music in the trailer is the same track from one of the Scott Pilgrim trailers. Yup
  • Shagnasty - January 22, 2011 2:32 a.m.

    Brink's existence is now pointless.
  • Danielmemo - January 22, 2011 1:19 a.m.

    Am I the only one to notice that the music for this trailer is the same as duke Nukem's? First (Maybe)
  • Kieran712 - January 22, 2011 1:18 a.m.

    Commencing Uber Sad Face... :'((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((( Damn exclusives

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