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Crytek bailed out by “huge” mystery licensing deal

Enigmatic business news from the Crytek quarter today; it emerges that the company were not bailed out of their financial hole by an investor, but by signing a mystery licensing deal.

By Peter Parrish | 16 Mar 2015 | 2

Ryse: Son of Rome PC Graphics Options and Performance Impressions

Since Ryse: Son of Rome is heading to the PC on 10 October, I thought it might interest people to cover some of the graphics and control options offered by this version of the game.

By Peter Parrish | 9 Oct 2014 | 2

Crytek releases details of further restructuring

Earlier today it emerged that Crytek would be transferring the Homefront IP to Koch Media and appears to have effectively sold Crytek Nottingham to Koch / Deep Silver.

By Peter Parrish | 30 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

Koch acquire Homefront from Crytek

The fate of the Homefront IP has been decided as Koch acquire the brand from Crytek.

By Paul Younger | 30 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

Crytek admits to financial problems, releases statement

In a statement that could probably stand in for the word “vague” in the dictionary, Crytek has finally addressed some of the stories of financial woe emanating from their company.

By Peter Parrish | 25 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

Warface arrives on Steam

Crytek are eager to show you their Warface, as the free-to-play multiplayer FPS has just popped up on Steam.

By Tim McDonald | 1 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

IncGamers Podcast #170

This week on the IncGamers Podcast, we explore which celebrity should read the audiobook version of our site and make semi-legal plans to become wealthy and famous.

By Peter Parrish | 27 Jun 2014 | 3

Star Citizen’s Erin Roberts comments on rumoured Crytek troubles

Earlier this week German Magazine Gamestar reported that Crytek were in financial trouble but how would that impact Star Citizen which uses CryEngine 3?

By Paul Younger | 26 Jun 2014 | Comments Off

Crysis creator Crytek curbs cash crisis claims

An article published by Germany’s GameStar magazine, partially corroborated by anonymous reports of unpaid wages sent to Kotaku, suggest that all is not well at Crytek.

By Peter Parrish | 24 Jun 2014 | Comments Off

Hunt: Horrors of the Gilded Age coming from former Darksiders devs

Crytek USA, the studio formed post-THQ from Darksiders developers Vigil Games, has been working on Hunt: Horrors of the Gilded Age.

By Peter Parrish | 3 Jun 2014 | Comments Off

Homefront: The Revolution is Crytek’s go at the series

The original Homefront was a pretty disastrous first-person shooter with a bloated advertising budget that helped to sink publisher THQ.

By Peter Parrish | 2 Jun 2014 | 1

Lovely puddles: Crytek reveals rebranded, “ever evolving” CryEngine tech

Numbers are so last year. Crytek’s new CryEngine isn’t going to be called CryEngine 4, it’s just plain ol’ CryEngine.

By Peter Parrish | 21 Aug 2013 | 1

Crytek opens new Austin studio, hires “core team” from Vigil

Crytek has announced that it will open its first US-based studio, in Austin Texas, with former Vigil Games co-owner David Adams as its CEO.

By Peter Parrish | 28 Jan 2013 | Comments Off

Crytek teams up with British Library for ‘Off the Map’ contest

An unusual collaboration has been announced, uniting UK students, Crytek’s CryEngine 3 and the British Library.

By Peter Parrish | 18 Jan 2013 | 1

Crysis 3 gameplay trailer features the most cockney of AI companions

Sure, this six minute trailer for the single player side of Crysis 3 features lots of pretty grassblades, some fancy weapons and lots of running about; but what captivated me was the accent of AI companion ‘Psycho’.

By Peter Parrish | 15 Nov 2012 | Comments Off

Hunter and Crash Site modes explained in Crysis 3 multiplayer trailer

Crysis 3 won’t just be about stalking through an overgrown New York city, picking your way through the dense foliage and targeting AI enemies with your fancy bow.

By Peter Parrish | 9 Oct 2012 | Comments Off

Toadally terrific: the CryEngine 3 tech demo

Gaming has finally achieved the long-awaited breakthrough in toad rendering that so many of us have been crying out for.

By Peter Parrish | 10 Aug 2012 | 3

Crysis 3’s interactive trailer gives you a choice

The choice is “violent, or slightly less violent?”, which Crytek have chosen to characterise as ‘armoured’ and ‘stealth’.

By Peter Parrish | 26 Jul 2012 | Comments Off