Crytek News


When Is The Hunt: Showdown Closed Alpha?

By Charles Singletary, Jan 24, 2018 8:45am PST

The date and gameplay details for the upcoming testing period have been revealed by the Crytek team.


Crytek Sues Star Citizen Developer Over Copyright Infringement

By Chris Jarrard, Dec 13, 2017 11:40am PST

Will this case be settled by the time the game releases?


"Given how rampant their stuff was pirated I’m not entirely surprised. Their credit and cash ..."

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Crytek's Hunt: Showdown Brings Competitive Horror Survival To Early Access

By Charles Singletary, Oct 13, 2017 7:35am PDT

Hunt: Showdown brings some PvE elements to the battle royale formula and you'll be able to try it in the near future.


"Cool looks good, I wonder how it will do against PUBG. I dig the Resident Evil type / Horror ..."

- valcan_s see all 2 comments

Crytek Reboots Hunt: Horrors of the Gilded Age as Hunt: Showdown

By David Craddock, May 31, 2017 1:50pm PDT

The Crysis developer promises to reveal more info at E3.


Crytek Closing Studios to Focus on CryEngine and 'Premium IPs'

By Jason Faulkner, Dec 20, 2016 8:35am PST

After rumors of unpaid employees, Crytek comes out with a new business plan.


"They tried to turn Crysis into COD, and abandoned what made Crysis 1 Such a great game. A shame ..."

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Crytek's first VR game, The Climb, releases today on Oculus Rift

By Daniel Perez, Apr 28, 2016 7:55am PDT

Get your talcum powder and energy bars ready. We're going climbing!


"Some oculus games have touch already implemented you just can't get the controllers yet - if you ..."

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CryEngine goes pay-what-you-want, optimizes for VR

By Steve Watts, Mar 15, 2016 1:15pm PDT

CryTek introduces a new way to develop on the cheap.


"Get ready for seeing these assets in shitty Steam Greenlight titles for months to come."

- Stimpak Chopra see all 11 comments

The Climb dev diary talks inspiration behind creating a rock-climbing Oculus Rift game

By Daniel Perez, Feb 05, 2016 9:33am PST

Let's find out why it'll be fun to be completely scared out of your mind in The Climb.


"Yup, ok, I'm fully in. I want to do that with my Rift. Looks like fun."

- Gwyndion see all 2 comments

Crytek announces Oculus-exclusive rock-climbing game, The Climb

By Daniel Perez, Dec 15, 2015 6:31am PST

Make sure to do some stretches before taking on The Climb.


"According to Norm it feels fine: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WvYFsWSc9gU"

- Conan see all 21 comments

Crytek announces PlayStation VR game, Robinson: The Journey

By Daniel Perez, Oct 27, 2015 11:14am PDT

Crytek has announced a new game for the PlayStation VR, called Robinson: The Journey.


Arena of Fate kicks off its closed beta at Gamescom 2015

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 05, 2015 12:25am PDT

Crytek is celebrating Gamescom 2015 by kicking off the beta for its entry into the MOBA genre, Arena of Fate, opening the doors for attendees and those that have signed up on the game's website.


Interview: Crytek Cevat Yerli Talks Nvidia Shield

By John Gaudiosi, Mar 17, 2015 1:45pm PDT

Crytek founder Cevat Yerli talks about the power of the Tegra X1 Nvidia Shield and how Crysis 3 plays on a mobile chip in this Exclusive interview.


"I'm sad that only sponsored articles are the only articles about high end mobile gaming. For the ..."

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Ryse: Son of Rome PC review: Rise and Fall

By Steven Wong, Oct 09, 2014 11:15am PDT

Making its way from the Xbox One to the PC is Ryse: Son of Rome. Our review finds out whether it has the skill and power to win over the new platform.


"At a glance I always mistake the number for a score of some sort for the mentioned game no ..."

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Ryse: Son of Rome PC impressions: Face meets sword

By Steven Wong, Sep 19, 2014 2:00pm PDT

Ryse: Son of Rome will soon be marching its way onto the PC. I go hands-on with an early demo to see if the see if the game has the will and strength to conquer this territory. 


Ryse PC release date and specs revealed

By Daniel Perez, Sep 04, 2014 6:35am PDT

We now know what it'll take to run Ryse on your PC when it's released later next month.


"It's a shame because it's certainly a good game with impressive visuals, but its overall story ..."

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