Crysis News


So, what's new in CryEngine 3?

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 29, 2013 10:30am PDT

As with all engines, CryEngine gets updated all the time. We met up with Crytek at GDC to see what shiny new bells and whistles they've added to their engine.


"Agree. Lens flare has never been an attractive or logical effect. I don't get lens flare in my eyes."

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Original Crysis rated for PS3 & Xbox 360

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 01, 2011 3:15pm PDT

It appears the original Crysis may be coming to the consoles, according to updated listings in Asia and on the ESRB.


"Treasure, cold mountain, vulcano, savanna2jungle, and many many more. Love these levels because ..."

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Shack PSA: Steam Discounts Borderlands, Max and the Magic Marker and More

By Xav de Matos, Jul 02, 2010 10:05am PDT

[Update: 12:41pm] Steam has updated the sale again, replacing Crysis with the Crysis: Maximum Edition for $19.99. Crysis remains $14.99 alone....


"If you just gotta play with another controller, you can use various remap-hacker things that ..."

- shinseitom see all 56 comments

'MechWarrior: Living Legends' Crysis Mod Updated

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 14, 2010 7:40am PDT

Open Beta version 0.3.0 of MechWarrior: Living Legends, the Crysis mech combat mod recreating the classic stompy sim, was released over the weekend...


"By golly I went ahead and got Crysis for this too. Looks like fun."

- Wilhuf see all 13 comments

Rumor: Crytek Hiring for MMO Project

By Jeff Mattas, Jun 01, 2010 3:40pm PDT

Thanks to games like Far Cry and Crysis, developer Crytek has firmly cemented itself as a purveyor of visually stunning first-person shooters....


"They can't stick to that when over 50% of people playing their games haven't paid for it."

- leuthil see all 8 comments

'MechWarrior: Living Legends' Crysis Mod Stomps Out

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 28, 2009 6:30am PST

The joys of classic mech combat simulator series MechWarrior have come to


"I hear that shit! Going to pick up a copy of Crysis on the way home from work."

- r4ck3r see all 53 comments

Shack PSA: Crysis Wars Free Through April 17

By Nick Breckon, Apr 09, 2009 11:17am PDT

Crytek today announced that its Crysis-derived multiplayer game Crysis Wars will be free to play through April 17. To participate, grab the...


"^^ROFL I hit a nerve when I bashed your beloved 2 maps that everyone plays for hours on end ehh? ..."

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Crysis and Crysis Warhead Head to Steam

By Chris Faylor, Sep 12, 2008 5:31pm PDT

As the September 16 release of Crytek's sci-fi shooter Crysis Warhead (PC) approaches, Valve and Crytek today announced that both Warhead and the...


"Smart move. Brought me from "won't buy" to "almost certainly will buy". It's all about making it ..."

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Crytek: Crysis Patches Prove Abundant Piracy, Consoles Are 'Very Good DRM Technologies'

By Chris Faylor, Aug 28, 2008 1:00pm PDT

While some argue that piracy can increase game sales by letting players take a "try before you buy" approach, Crytek business manager Harald Seeley...


"What a bunch of Whiners. I remember this too. Ran into it when i was looking for Crysis ..."

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Crysis Warhead Runs Smoothly at High on $620 PC, Claims Crytek; Tweaks Could Hit First Crysis

By Chris Faylor, Jun 19, 2008 7:24am PDT

Optimizations made to Crytek's CryENGINE 2 will allow the upcoming sci-fi shooter follow up Crysis Warhead to run smoothly with high detail...


"Well that's no surprise since I could do the same with Crysis. Nice to see that they are ..."

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Crytek: No More PC Exclusives After Crysis Warhead, System Reqs Did Not Affect Crysis Sales

By Chris Faylor, Jun 09, 2008 7:42am PDT

The fall release of Crysis Warhead will be Crytek's last PC-exclusive effort, Crytek business manager Harald Seeley has revealed. Earlier this...


"Why is PC piracy always to blame?? what about console games which are also pirated? aren't they ..."

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Crysis Warhead Revealed

By Chris Faylor, Jun 04, 2008 9:41am PDT

On Monday, developer Crytek announced it would no longer be developing Crysis (PC) patches for "a good reason" that it hoped to say more about "in...


"Meant to say I played Crysis not Warhead incase I threw anyone off. I was orginally going to ..."

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No Additional Crysis Patches

By Maarten Goldstein, Jun 02, 2008 5:50am PDT

In the company's most recent Crysis update post on the Crymod forums, Crytek has revealed it currently has no plans to further patch the sci-fi...


"People who pirate games never would have bought it in the first place, thus, no sales were lost."

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Crysis Developer Moving Away from PC Exclusives; Cites Piracy as 'Core Problem of PC Gaming'

By Chris Faylor, Apr 30, 2008 7:32am PDT

Crysis and Far Cry creator Crytek has revealed its intent to focus more on consoles and move away from creating PC-exclusive titles due to the...


"Retarded fight? You're a moron! I care because I believe that old saying "you pay for what you ..."

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Crysis Patch 1.2.1 Released

By Maarten Goldstein, Mar 19, 2008 11:01am PDT

A hotfix update for Crysis has been released, updating Crytek's action game to version 1.2.1. The 37mb download fixes a security hole in the game...


"any one no if updates afect saved games. after down lode or do we start again"

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