It had previously been reported that Crytek had been dealing with a lot of financial woes in 2016, and that has now been confirmed as the company announced it is closing some studios down. They will be shutting down five of their international studios, which…..
It looks like Amazon Game Studios are making huge moves to become relevant in the gaming industry, and fast. As many know, Crytek had been going through financial struggles last year and even as far as not being able to pay their own employees in…..
Questions have been swirling about the state of Crytek, more so that usual as of late. Rumors of delinquent paychecks from different international branches have been persistent. They quite recently acquired the rights to Homefront, only to sell them to Koch Media. Mike Read, producer…..
Crytek has been in a state of turmoil lately, so many have been wondering about the future of the Ryse series. After releasing originally as an Xbox One exclusive, Ryse: Son of Rome is now coming to PC courtesy of Deep Silver, but will not…..
Mike Read, who was the producer for games like Crysis 3 and Ryse: Son of Rome, has now left Crytek. Looking at both Mike Read’s LinkedIn and Twitter profiles, he mentions on both websites that he is a former Crytek producer. He has clearly left…..
In an industry where either boom or bust is always just one game release away, rarely a day goes by when there aren’t rumors about a company’s financial woes. This time the rumors are about Crytek. Crtyek is the multinational company behind titles like Crysis and…..
Brace yourself for a spine-chilling new multiplayer experience on PC and consoles as Crytek ventures into the shadows in “HUNT: Horrors of the Gilded Age”. An all-new IP, HUNT is a third-person action game where up to four players band together to fend off an…..
Arena of Fate, Crytek’s latest multiplayer title is currently accepting applications for participation in the game’s upcoming beta. You can head to the Arena of Fate site, to sign-up. Crytek’s MOBA title looks like its going to compete directly with games like League of Legends…..
Crytek has a new multiplayer game in the works, and it’s not what you’re expecting. Arena of Fate was recently announced and teased with the trailer below, and it looks to be taking aim at the League of Legends and DOTA 2 crowds. While not…..
Crytek, the renowned game developer and publisher announced the launch of its “Engine-as-a-Service” (EaaS) program, making its game development engine more easily accessible to developers. CRYENGINE was used to power next generation games like Ryse: Son of Rome and will permit development across all platforms. Starting…..
Ryse: Son of Rome, the upcoming Xbox One launch title, originally had PvP combat before it got scrapped, with producer Mike Read saying to Polygon, “We tried the whole PvP thing but it really wasn’t fun, so we decided to move it over to waves of…..
Crytek have announced recently the development of a new engine to be a new “era” for the company. Although the new engine won’t be called CryEngine 4 due to the several changes made to the previous engine since it was made in 2009 ( that…..
Crytek may be looking to scoop up the Darksiders franchise at auction in April. Crytek’s CEO David Adams recently confirmed that the company intends to bid on the franchise, and believes that Darksiders “belongs at home with its creators”. The financial fallout of the THQ…..
Crytek’s Cevat Yerli has been saying that his company’s CryEngine has been ready for the next-gen for years now. With two iterations of Crysis in the books on consoles, the developer has claimed to push these current-gen consoles to their absolute maximum. Though things might…..
Crytek, a developer well known for their attention to detail and prowess in creating jaw dropping visuals in the Crysis series, has thrown down the gauntlet for next-gen launch titles. In a recent interview, Crytek CEO Cevat Yerli says that Crysis 3 will be on…..
Yesterday Crytek announced that it would be opening a new studio in Austin, TX headed by former Vigil Games staff. With Vigil responsible for Darksiders and Darksiders 2, some thought that Crytek would be looking to aquire the Darksiders property to take the franchise forward……
Crytek, the developers of the Crysis series is opening a studio in Austin, TX. The new studio will be led by Vigil Games’ David Adams, who was the former GM and co-owner of the now defunct Darksiders developer. Adams and a team of 35 experienced…..
When Crytek teamed with THQ to develop the next installement in the Homefront series, it seemed like a match made in heaven. Crytek, the seasoned veterans seemed to be a better fit for a franchise that had high expectations. Amid the financial problems at THQ,…..
Crytek is looking to strike the perfect balance between the original Crysis and Crysis 2 when it comes to environments and sandbox gameplay in Crysis 3. In a recent interview with the Official PlayStation Magazine, Crytek’s Michael Read explained that the developer has taken into…..
Crysis 3 is looking to return to franchise form with some increased graphical horsepower in the sequel. According to Crytek, fan expectations have prompted the developer to once again push the limits with Crysis 3. As a result, the developer vows to melt down PCs…..
Crytek CEO Cevat Yerli believes that the next-gen is long overdue, and that tablets are quickly gaining on consoles.
Crytek CEO Cevat Yerli doesn’t think you’ll be buying those bulky box-art packages and CDs for too much longer.
E3 2011 saw the reveal of an innovative Roman-era combat game called Ryse. Even in June 2012, the game is still more than 12 months away from release.
Epic Games made a big splash at E3 2012 by revealing their Unreal Engine 4 technology to the gaming media. With an impressive demonstration of what to expect from next generation visuals, between them are Square Enix, gamers were left salivating over the potential. However, the creator of Crysis 3 wasn’t so impressed.
Crytek has apparently confirmed that their future will hinge on the free-to-play genre. “The future is online and free-to-play,”said Crytek CEO Cevat Yerli in a recent interview with Video Gamer.
20th Century Fox has unveiled a new VR Experience based on the Alien franchise titled “Alien: Covenant In Utero,” which will put the player in the body of a neomorph in the time of its awakening, just when it tries...
Night Trap, one of the games that were responsible for the creation of the ESRB, is getting a brand new 25th anniversary remake for PS4 and Xbox One. Originally launched for the Sega CD back in 1992, the game hearkens back...
Today Capcom has presented a new trailer for its fighting game Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite, which showcases some story details of this fourth entry in the series. The new menace presented involves Marvel and Capcom characters joining forces…literally, as Marvel’s...
2016 was the year of VR by almost everyone’s estimation. After years of simmering underneath the surface, only truly being adopted by the most die hard of early adopters, the technology arrived in stores and online for everyone to buy...
4J Studios has revealed the patch notes for a new Minecraft update which is rolling out now across all console versions of the game. Due to the way these consoles function, the update has different names depending on what system...
Today marks the release of developer CI Games’ Sniper Ghost Warrior 3, which is the series’ first attempt at an open world setting. While the game is entirely based around a single player campaign, a multiplayer component was taken out...
The latest issue of PlayStation Magazine includes a report from undisclosed sources that affirm that British studio Creative Assembly would kickstart the development on a new title based on the Alien franchise as soon as they finish their work on...
Sony’s stock value closed 3.83% higher on Monday in Tokyo after the company had updated it forecast for the fiscal year that ended in March 31st, revising its operating income upwards from 240 billion yen to 285 billion yen ($2.6...
Resident Evil 7 was a much welcome return to form for the Resident Evil franchise when it released back in January to rave reviews for its survival horror style instead of a more action centered game like the last few...
Final Fantasy XV is getting one of the most unique weapons ever used in the series in the next update at the end of the month. It’s called the “Afrosword”, in reference to the famed DJ and music producer Afrojack,...
If you’re a Zelda fan then you likely already know about The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses. The concert series takes the iconic music from the series and presents it live with a full orchestra and video presentation. The show began a few…..
The joy of smaller, indie style gaming is that it allows developers to explore gameplay concepts that simply wouldn’t be seen in a AAA title. Perception is a perfect example of this, putting players into the shoes of a blind girl. The game isn’t totally…..
As I wandered the perpetually packed halls of PAX East 2017 I was accosted by a developer just outside the Indie Mega Booth. This area is full of the most dedicated game developers out there, usually showing off their passion projects. This was definitely the…..
Another month is coming to a close, so I hope you all hopped on and grabbed your free games from PlayStation Plus and Xbox Live Games with Gold. With the new slate of free games hitting us tomorrow, it’s time for our monthly look at…..
Mass Effect: Andromeda is a good game. I say that as someone who wrote over 2000 words about everything that the game did wrong in our review. It has problems, and some of them are deep and very troubling, especially for a series that is…..