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Hunt: Showdown Goes Big With Patch Update 0.225, Adding Scopes, New Hunter Models, & More

By Charles Singletary, May 11, 2018 10:10am PDT

With all the new additions, the strategic options in this PvP survival shooter must evolve.


Hunt: Showdown Hotfix #2 Addresses Error Codes and Hunter Resets

By Sam Chandler, Mar 13, 2018 2:25am PDT

A tentative fix for the hunter reset problem as well as the dreaded 0x30001 disconnect error.


Hunt: Showdown Patch Notes 0.5 Details New Bounties and Bug Fixes

By Sam Chandler, Mar 09, 2018 4:00am PST

The latest Hunt: Showdown patch updates the Bloodline, fiddles with rewards, and adds a new server location.


Crytek's Hunt: Showdown Hits Early Access, New Region Servers Incoming

By Charles Singletary, Feb 23, 2018 9:15am PST

The daily maintenance schedule is set, so strap in for this competitive survival FPS.


"OK, thanks, if it's janky and has more PvE than PvP, I'll definitely hold back."

- code-e255 see all 9 comments

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 ..."

- Downforce see all 8 comments

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 ..."

- utgaardsloke see all 7 comments

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 ..."

- Borrowed Ladder see all 15 comments

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:"

- 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.