Tags : crytek


New CRYENGINE announced, looks absolutely incredible

Crytek has announced a new CRYENGINE, featuring “physically based shading, realistic deep facial skinning, complex simulations,” and more. http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_detailpage&v=pHiqHzxZSMU The two-and-half-minute CRYENGINE demo also features footage from the upcoming Xbox One title Ryse: Son of Rome as well as how the new engine works from a developer’s standpoint. What do you think of the demo? […]Read More


‘Ryse: Son of Rome’ uses microtransactions

Crytek’s Xbox One exclusive Ryse: Son of Rome will have microtransactions worked into its multiplayer. The game will provide various packs, tiered as Bronze, Silver or Gold, which will give the player a random assortment of armor upgrades. These packs can be purchased with an in-game currency that accumulates as you play, but you can also spend […]Read More


‘Ryse: Son of Rome’ multiplayer showcased with Gladiator mode

With the Xbox One launching later this year, Ryse: Son of Rome looks to be one of Microsoft’s biggest exclusives. During E3 we were shown a glimpse at the game’s singleplayer portion, but the game’s multiplayer was recently showcased at Gamescom. The multiplayer portion that was shown is called Gladiator mode. It’s a cooperative experience that puts […]Read More


‘Crysis 3’ open beta now available, tutorial video released

The open beta for EA and Crytek’s Crysis 3 is out now across all major platforms, and to get players prepared for the action, the developers have released a nifty tutorial video. Today’s beta will include two unique gameplay types: Hunter Mode and Crash Site. The first, Hunter Mode, involves two permanently cloaked Hunters battling it out with up to 12 […]Read More


‘Crysis 3’ receives a beta, starts next week

When you hear the word “beta” in the gaming industry, you typically find the word “exclusive” or “closed” within that same sentence. The folks over at Crytek are looking to erase that mindset as they’ve announced an open beta for Crysis 3 that starts next week. The beta kicks off on PC, Playstation 3, and […]Read More