CryENGINE 2 News


GDC 08: Crytek on Porting CryENGINE 2 to Consoles

By Chris Faylor and Nick Breckon, Feb 21, 2008 4:17pm PST

"Porting CryENGINE 2 [was] not as hard as we expected." Harald Seeley is Crytek's engine business manager, and by his estimation, things...


"Ran fine for me never crashed once and I used it on a whole bunch of systems for benchmarking, ..."

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Crytek to Demo CryENGINE 2 on PS3, 360 at GDC

By Chris Faylor, Jan 29, 2008 9:55am PST

Crytek will be demonstrating a cross-platform version of CryENGINE 2, the technology that powered Crysis (PC), at this year's Game Developers...


"That's not apparent at all. Even the NPD guy said the total retail sales are holding steady, and ..."

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CryENGINE 2-Powered Mars-Set MMO Initially Unveiled, to be Powered by StreamBase

By Chris Remo, Oct 17, 2007 9:40am PDT

Honolulu-based Avatar Reality, whose management and advisory boards feature something of an all-star cast of industry veterans, released early...


"Planetside would have been the greatest game ever if they had launched with no subscription ..."

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Ringling College Licenses CryENGINE 2

By Chris Faylor, Sep 17, 2007 12:49pm PDT

In the pursuit of higher education, Florida's Ringling College of Art and Design has licensed Crytek's CryENGINE 2 middleware. The initial...


"I actually dropped out. Been working in the industry for 4 years now though. Doing very well ..."

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MMO Developer Licenses CryENGINE 2

By Carlos Bergfeld, Sep 14, 2007 12:25pm PDT

Seoul-based Reloaded Studios will use German developer Crytek's CryENGINE 2 in an upcoming action-strategy MMO, the two companies announced today....


"Here here. Crappy Korean grindfest MMOs needs to stay in Korea."

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Lineage Creator Using CryEngine 2 for Next MMO

By Nick Breckon, Aug 20, 2007 9:30am PDT

XMLGames, the company founded by former NCSoft executive and Lineage designer Jake Song, has licensed Crytek's CryEngine 2 for use in its new...


"I took that into consideration - and wrote my reply anyway ;) however, I don't think they can ..."

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Evening Reading

By Steve Gibson, Jul 03, 2007 5:00pm PDT

I was hoping a few people would license the CryENGINE 2 and make pretty stuff. I am still pretty darn amazed from what I saw at E3 last year of...


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Indie Dev Licenses CryENGINE 2 for FPS

By Chris Remo, Jul 03, 2007 2:51pm PDT

Recently formed Paleo Entertainment has announced its plans to use Crytek's advanced Crysis engine CryENGINE 2 for its upcoming shooter Merchants of Brooklyn.


"First of all, the team that created the mod was not the same team that worked on M.O.B. Only ..."

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Crytek Opens Budapest-Based Studio

By Maarten Goldstein, May 20, 2007 2:43pm PDT

A week after announcing the opening of a studio in Kiev, Ukraine studio, Crysis developer Crytek has announced that the company has also expanded...


"Wouldn't that make game developers hypocrites about software piracy? Impossible."

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Crytek Working On New Project At Kiev Studio

By Maarten Goldstein, May 11, 2007 6:30am PDT

Far Cry and Crysis developer Crytek today announced that a Kiev, Ukraine-based satellite office is now a full blown development studio, and the...


"130 people? I had no idea they had turned in such a massive company. Those are uncommon in ..."

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CryEngine 2 Impressions

By Maarten Goldstein, Mar 08, 2007 6:23am PST

GameSpot, FiringSquad, IGN and 1UP all have articles about the latest Crysis tech demo, seeing the nifty features that are part of CryEngine 2.


"Yeah, no kidding. The idea that it will only run on high end hardware goes against how PC ..."

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Electronic Arts GDC Screenshots

By Chris Remo, Mar 07, 2007 6:00pm PST

Electronic Arts today released several batches of screenshots from PC and multiplatform games being published by its EA Partners program for...


CryEngine 2 Overview

By Maarten Goldstein, Feb 11, 2006 5:10am PST

1UP has posted an article going over the features of CryEngine 2, the engine used by Crysis from Far Cry developer Crytek (notice a theme here?)....


"No. I know that this is a Crysis chatty. But the physics in HL2 are extremely well done. I don't ..."

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