- "But, something...something doesn't want us here. Something out there is killing people."
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Recovery is the second level of Crysis. In this level, the player must infiltrate and rescue one of the archaeologists, as well as recovering some intel on the way.
- This is the first level where the player meets the first tank in the game.
- During gameplay, the player can go to where the cave is before the tank objective begins. At where Prophet leads you to the cave, the cave is blocked by rocks and there are no enemies but the cave is cleared and the enemies spawn after the player destroys the tanks.
- The Koreans on the radio at the comm. center are calling an HQ for reinforcements in Korean after witnessing two squads of Koreans taken out by an unknown hostile. The surviving Korean squad then fall back to a supposed position near the tactical network station and finds a "lark" wandering around, whom they capture and take to the school building (called "Coseco" school).