Fans have been asking for DirectX 11 support since Crysis 2 was launched. Well, that wait has come to an end as EA and Crytek released this new update to the game today. More support will be added in a couple of days. Was it worth the wait?

From the press release:

    PC Gamers Can Create Custom Maps with the Map Editor Pack Available Wednesday

    One of the most highly-acclaimed first person shooters of 2011 is getting a facelift. Today, EA and Crytek will be releasing the Crysis 2 Ultra Upgrade, giving PC gamers full DirectX®11 support. Enhancing the Crysis 2 gaming experience on PC, the Crysis 2 Ultra Upgrade delivers higher quality visuals and features including tessellation, water rendering improvements, high quality HDR motion blur, and many other special effects and higher quality texture formats with the optional high res texture pack. The Crysis 2 Ultra Upgrade is available via an auto installation once gamers go online* with Crysis 2 on PC.