Crysis is a first-person shooter video game which is many players love and embrace. German developer Crytek developed, and Electronic Arts published this action game. The Crysis game is the first game in the Crysis game series as well. This Crysis game has based on the future of the discovery of a massive alien structure buried in a mountain in the fictional Linshan Islands off the coast of the Eastern Philippines. Now let’s see what the enthusiastic plot is or the story has woven around this game. 

Story Of Crysis Game.

The game begins in 2020 when General Kyong’s North Korean military takes control of the Lingshan Islands. A team of American Civil archaeologists led by Dr. David Rosenthal sends a distress signal indicating that they have found something that could change the world. Thus, the Raptor team sends to the islands, with the primary mission of taking them off and securing the valuable information they have. This group consists of Nomad, Aztec, Jester, Psycho, and team leader Prophet. They are equipping with Nano suits that protect against shooting, explosion, and superhuman strength and capabilities. 

As this team performs a high-attitude jump onto one of the islands, an unknown flight prevents them from crashing into Nomad, and their team becomes separated. This troubling accident deactivated Nomad’s Nanosuit and destroyed his parachute, but he survives after landing on water. When the Raptor team become reunited after the jump, an unknown entity kills team member Aztec. The rest of the Raptor team continues with the mission and finds the hostage’s boat frozen off the island’s coast. When a flying aliene machine sneaks up on them and kidnaps Jester and kills him shortly after.

They also get their first view of the alien creatures that attacked their group. The first hostage the team rescues turns out to be a CIA agent sent to supervision Dr. Rosenthal’s work. After Nomad reunited with Prophet, another flying plane snatched away Prophet. Shortly afterward, the  U.S. military called Nomad on the radio to ask him if he would like to suspend the operation, as many of his crew members become dead or missing. Also, Nomad denies that he can still complete the mission.  

The U.S. military, led by Major Strickland, launches a full-scale invasion of the island. The central mountain on Linshan Island begins to collapse as the U.S. military approaches the leading excavation site. And also, it inside reveals a large sieve structure that is larger than a mountain.

Nomad enters the excavation site at the peak, but Kyong’s men captured him. Kyong shoots one of the hostages in the head and detonates the explosive device to open the structure. Here, he kills hostages, and Nomad also attacks Kyong. As the mountain continues to collapse, VTOL removes Dr. Rosenthal’s daughter Helena as the last hostage. But Nomad is unable to save her. Nomad is trapping and decides to go into the alien structure, and as soon as it enters, encountering many hostile sentiments Ceph and the environment become zero gravity. Various Ceph machine attacks Nomad from outside before he found Prophet. Prophet was also able to engineer a weapon using Ceph’s technology, which introduces as Molecular Accelerator. After that, Nomad and Prophet leave the frozen sphere and rescue Helena.

Continuously they will have to face many various horrific and dangerous experiences. As well as all incidents in this Crysis game flow based on science and technology prioritizing Nanosuit.

Other Installments Of The Crysis Game Series.

Crysis 2 ( 2011 )

It is the second main installment of the Crysis game, and it also is a first-person shooter game. Here, the gamer taking on the role of a Force Recon Marine called  “Alcatraz,” Like its predecessor, provides the freedom to customize weapons and capabilities. Here, New York City has dubbed an urban forest, and it demonstrates that Crytex has wanted to prevent other games from being set up in a real jungle environment. Therefore the urban atmosphere offers new options regarding progressive and attack planning. Especially gamers can navigate between floors and buildings and ruined city space as well. 

Crysis Warhead. ( 2008)

Crysis Warhead is a stand-alone game that does not require the installation of the original Crysis to play. This game updates and refines the first gameplay through a side-plot parallel to the original  Crysis. As the other side of the island faces its trials and tribulations throughout the first story, Sergent Michael, a colleague of Nomad’s the Crysis protagonist, follows the ‘Psycho’ story. As well as  Crysis Warhead contains fully customizable weapons, vehicles, and enemies with new multitasking content. Psycho’s future arsenal is built on the ones on display at the Crysis. It has included introducing dual-powered mini-SMGS, the launch of six- shoot EMP hand grenades, and Plasma Accumulator Cannon (PAX). These are the highly versatile Nonsuit, which confers various superhuman abilities upon its wearer returns. 

Crysis 3 ( 2013 )

It is the third primary game in the Crysis series, the successor to Crysis 2 game. The story of Crysis revolves around the Prophet, the Nano-suite owner seeking revenge on Alpha Ceph and Ceph’s alienation leader.  Crysis 2 game revolves around Nano suit’s use, which gives gamers a variety of invisible capabilities. The new features introduced in Crysis 3 are a new Nanosuit capability called “Rip and Throw,” with a compact bow and unauthorized access, allowing players to gain access to hacking to enemies types of equipment, drones, and security guards. 

Crysis Remastered. ( 2020)

When the North Korean military controls the Linshan Islands, a team of American Civil architects sends a distress signal revealing that they have made a discovery that could change the world. It begins as a routine mission transforms invasion because the island becomes a battleground for humankind’s future. There are significant specifications such as customizing arsenal, armor mod, Nanosuit into four power modes, and fighting throughout the open sandbox level. 

Crysis Remastered game is focusing on the single-player business of the recognized first-person shooter game, and it comes with enhancements and optimizations powered by the development of CRYENGINE and current-gen hardware as well. It also includes high-quality texture up to  8K, HDR support, temporary transliterations, enhanced art assets, and more. 

Characters Of Crysis Game Series. 

Alpha Ceph.

The Ceph, also known as Charybdis, is the epitome of the Cephalopods, a series of technologically advanced alien creatures that arrived on Earth about  65 million years ago. They are also hostile to humanity and seem to be waging a war of genocide against them. Although several theories are speculating, Alpha Ceph may have been acting to prevent human degradation of the Earth’s environment as well as they remained inactive until 1919. Also started all over again on Earth with a little activism and technical experiment action until the Koren people’s Army in the early 21st century brought about a full awakening of the Lingshan Islands. 


Major Laurence ‘Prophet’ Barnes, captain of the Raptor squad during the Crysis in Linshan Islands,  and a key figure in Crysis and Crysis 2 games. A copy of the character Prophet’s personality and memories returns as the main character in Crysis 3 in Nanosuit. 


Jack’ Nomad’ Dunn is a U.S. Army Delta Force Operator wearing a State-of-the-art Nanosuit donated by the U.S. military. He also works with his team members throughout the game, primarily with his team leader Prophet and Psycho. Specially Nomad has always been an outstanding soldier in the Raptor team division, and he is not the first choice in the squad. 


Before joining the Raptor team, Sergeant Michael’ Psycho’ was at  SAS for several years and selected to join the Raptor team based on his history as former British Special Air Services (SAS) operative activist. At the beginning of the game, he arrives, wins the Raptor team, jumps out of the plane, and approaches Prophet. At the end of the game, Psycho flew to the Linshan Islands in response to a transmission of Prophet. 

Thus, there are many characters in the Crysis game, in addition to those mentioned above.

Crysis Released Date And Available Platforms. 

Crysis game release on November 13th, 2007, to these platforms.

PlayStation 4

  • Nintendo Switch
  • Xbox One
  • Microsoft Windows 
  • Android
  • PlayStation 3
  • Xbox 360

System Requirements For Crysis game. 

Minimum Requirements

  • OS: Win XP 32
  • Processor: Intel Pentium 4 2.8GHz / AMD Athlon XP 2800+
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon 9800 Pro or NVIDIA GeForce 7600 GT 256MB
  • System Memory: 1 GB RAM
  • Storage: 12 GB Hard drive space
  • DirectX 9 Compatible Graphics Card

Recommended Requirements

  • OS: Win XP 32
  • Processor:  Intel Core i5-7600k or higher/ AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 5000+
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon HD 3850 or NVIDIA GeForce 8800 GS
  • System Memory: 2 GB RAM
  • Storage: 12 GB Hard drive space

But Can It Run Crysis?

“But can it run Crysis” is a  ridiculous rhetorical question that about the modernity of gaming consoles, computers, and other electronics. So this hilarious statement refers to the first-person shooter PC game Crysis. And also, this expression is often used face-to-face and inquires. For example, a game computer or a supercomputer capable of running an obsolete computer. Thus you can use this statement to lighten something attractive. For example,

 If a player posts a photo of their setup, bragging about the specifications and responding, But Can it Run Crysis?

Especially boasting can be fun and a reminder that every system has its limitation. In the fullest sense of the word, “But Can it Run Crysis?” is also using to look at unnecessarily complicated technology such as a smart refrigerator. 

Thus, the Crysis game, which has integrated with the mechanical science of Nanosuit, will give you an adventurous experience. Apart from that, all the Crysis games in the series also able to play with enthusiasm. So have a wonderful experience.

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