Crytek News


Crytek reportedly cancels projects amid financial difficulties

By Steve Watts, Jun 24, 2014 9:37am PDT

Crytek is reportedly undergoing financial troubles, causing it to miss payments and cancel projects like a sequel to Ryse.


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Hunt: Horrors of a Gilded Age - Getting the Nightmare Witch off your back

By Steven Wong, Jun 19, 2014 3:30pm PDT

We get a first-look at Hunt: Horrors of a Gilded Age; a third-person action RPG set in the late 1800s, where players band together to seek out and kill supernatural creatures.


"The end of our video at the bottom says PC and consoles. Give it a looksie. It's pretty neat."

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HUNT: Horrors of the Gilded Age is the first game from Crytek USA

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 03, 2014 9:30am PDT

Even in the late nineteenth century, the spectre of the dead coming to life looms large. So it's time to pick up some rusted weapons and put them back in their place. Crytek has unveiled a the debut game from their U.S. branch, a brand new IP titled HUNT: Horrors of the Gild...


"Yes, but when Vigil shut down, Crytek scooped up a bunch of people and formed Crytek USA. So you ..."

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Homefront: The Revolution fighting for freedom in 2015 on PC, Xbox One, and PS4

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 02, 2014 6:00am PDT

In 2011, Crytek announced their intention to developer a sequel to Homefront. Today, they've announced Homefront: The Revolution, which sees North Korea conquer the United States in 2025 and average citizens in Philadelphia fight for their freedom.


"It didn't have anything to do with China being too friendly. It was THQs fuckup for not letting ..."

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Crytek steps into Arena of Fate this summer

By Robert Workman, May 22, 2014 10:30am PDT

Crytek has announced a new IP that will be released this summer, and features many mythical and historical characters.


"There's only one Red Riding Hood that kicks ass...and she's in Darkstalkers 3. :D"

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Crysis & Crysis 2 to be affected by GameSpy shutdown

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 14, 2014 3:00pm PDT

GameSpy's online services will be shut down on May 31. Some publishers are actively finding a way to make their multiplayer games work. For example, older Battlefield games will continue operating, as will Arma. Developers like Capcom and Epic Games are planning workarounds....


"It actually has a lot of great elements, but the basic combat in Crysis 1-3 is a miss for me in ..."

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Warface launches on Xbox 360 on April 22

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 07, 2014 11:00am PDT

Crytek's free-to-play shooter Warface will officially launch on Xbox 360 on April 22.


Warface reaches 25 million registered faces

By Steve Watts, Mar 31, 2014 12:30pm PDT

The free-to-play shooter Warface has reached the milestone of 25 million registered users, Crytek has announced.


"it's a very generic PvP/Coop ..."thing", classes have restricted weaponry and are about as ..."

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Warface Xbox 360 open beta now underway

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 26, 2014 12:30pm PDT

Warface is launching its open beta on Xbox 360 today after a brief false alarm.


CryEngine to offer subscription for $9.99/month

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 19, 2014 3:00pm PDT

Crytek has also revealed that it will be offering a monthly subscription option for their CryEngine.


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CryEngine to fully support Linux

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 11, 2014 7:40am PDT

Crytek has confirmed that the CryEngine now has "full native Linux support." A demo of the engine running on the open source OS will be presented at Game Developers Conference next week.


"hopefully it won't take them forever. i'm going to pull my windows drive out of my pc soon, ..."

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Warface gets two new game modes on PC

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 22, 2014 4:00pm PST

Warface has deployed a new update on PC that adds a new co-op mode called Tower Raid and a new versus mode called Capture.


"Tried playing this for an hour once, it was really really REALLY bad."

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Ryse: Son of Rome challenge editor plans scuttled

By Steve Watts, Feb 21, 2014 8:15am PST

Ryse: Son of Rome is no longer getting its challenge editor, Microsoft confirmed, as resources are being refocused on DLC and free updates instead.


"Exactly. It's the same thing they did for Forza - put out a game with a third of the content of ..."

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Ryse on sale at $40 as new multiplayer DLC nears

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 17, 2014 8:30am PST

Ryse: Son of Rome may have been one of the big shiny exclusives at the heart of the Xbox One launch lineup but, well, it wasn't all that great. To stir up a little interest as it continues its DLC plans, Microsoft is running a week-long download sale bringing Ryse down to $3...


Warface Xbox 360 open beta launches today

By Steve Watts, Feb 05, 2014 12:00pm PST

Crytek has launched its open beta for Warface on Xbox 360, in preparation for the full launch this spring.