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In Pictures: The Best New Games at Gamescom 2014
Aug 15, 2014 - in Picture Story
Gamescom 2014 is finally upon us! Luckily, Tom's Hardware Germany was in attendance, so you don’t have to travel all the way to Cologne, Germany and stand in line for hours. Join us as we showcase the best new gaming products from the trade show floor.
Crytek Shares More Info About Its Current Situation
Jul 31, 2014 - in News
Crytek spills the beans on what's next for the company.
Crytek Going Through Transitional Phase
Jul 28, 2014 - in News
Crytek finally talks about its financial troubles.
Crytek to Launch Arena of Fate This Summer
May 23, 2014 - in News
Crytek has a new multiplayer game for the PC and consoles.
Crytek Engine Subscription Plan Targets Game Making Startups
Mar 21, 2014 - in News
Crytek's subscription is cheaper and doesn't require a royalty fee.
Crytek's Free-to-Play Warface to Arrive October 21
Oct 20, 2013 - in News
Crytek's free-to-play shooter is almost here.
Crytek Shows Off Warface at GDC 2013
Apr 3, 2013 - in News
Get your Warface on.
Crysis 3 Performance, Benchmarked On 16 Graphics Cards
Mar 4, 2013 - in Reviews
Crysis 3 boasts amazing graphics quality, and is based on an engine that takes the strongest PCs to their knees. Is it playable on low-end hardware? Can we run this one at its highest detail levels on today's graphics cards? Our benchmarks tell the story.
Crytek: Closed Single-Player Must Go
Mar 2, 2013 - in News
Crytek is seemingly out promoting is social network for games, Gface.
Crytek Wants to Transition to be Completely F2P
Feb 12, 2013 - in News
Crytek is going F2P within 5 years. CEO Cevat Yerli explains how.
Crytek Making New U.S.-Based Studio from Vigil Remnants
Jan 30, 2013 - in News
The Darksiders developer has been saved by Crytek and will launch as a new Crytek studio here in the States.
Crytek Wants to Take Homefront to "New Heights"
Jan 24, 2013 - in News
Crysis powerhouse Crytek will resume development of Homefront 2, promising "new heights" with the just-acquired franchise.
Crytek May Be Looking to Expand Crysis Into Other Genres
Jan 7, 2013 - in News
There's still life left in the Crysis franchise after the release of the final game in the trilogy.
GameStop Accidentally Sold Far Cry 1, 2 and 3 for $8
Dec 18, 2012 - in News
Now that's a bargain.
Far Cry 3 Performance, Benchmarked
Dec 13, 2012 - in Reviews
The third installment of the Far Cry series is more impressive as a game (to us, at least) than its predecessor. But do you need really powerful hardware to enjoy it? We benchmark 15 different graphics cards and eight different CPUs to find out.
Crysis 3 Gets Firm Release Date, Video Series
Dec 6, 2012 - in News
Director Albert Hughes is launching a video series based on Crysis 3. Meanwhile, EA sets a firm release date.
These Are The Star Citizen System Requirements... For Now
Dec 6, 2012 - in News
For now Star Citizen will roughly need the same minimum system requirements needed to run Crysis 3.
Here Are The System Requirements for Crysis 3
Dec 4, 2012 - in News
You'll need a DirectX 11 GPU in order to play Crysis 3 on the PC.
Warning: Crysis 3 Will Melt Your PC, Says Crytek
Aug 24, 2012 - in News
Crysis 3 will melt your PC, says Crytek.
Crytek's Warface Officially Arriving Stateside
Jul 28, 2012 - in News
Crytek's free-to-play FPS is coming to America.
Crytek to PC Gamers: Don't Fear Next-Gen Consoles
Jun 20, 2012 - in News
Don't fear the next-generation console wave, as Crytek's free-to-play movement should keep things alive on the PC front.
Crytek: UE4 Just Now Catching Up with CryEngine 3
Jun 14, 2012 - in News
CryEngine 3 offered Unreal Engine 4's level of quality three years ago, claims Crytek head.
The Future for Crytek is High-End Free-To-Play Titles
Jun 10, 2012 - in News
Warface will be the first game in a new Crytek era of high-end, free-to-play titles.
Crysis 3 Accidently Confirmed by EA's Origin
Apr 11, 2012 - in News
Oops. Someone at EA accidentally confirmed Crytek's upcoming console/PC game to be Crysis 3.
Crytek Taking on Onlive, Facebook with GFACE
Feb 2, 2012 - in News
Crytek is backing a small team of developers creating what seems to be a social platform that borrows from Facebook, Twitter, Skype, Xbox Live while adding the game streaming abilities of OnLive.
MechWarrior Reboot Using CryEngine 3, Free-to-Play
Nov 19, 2011 - in News
MechWarrior Online will be a free-to-play PC game using Crytek's CryENGINE 3 in the second half of 2012.
Crytek ''Investigating'' Flash Support in CryEngine
Oct 6, 2011 - in News
Crytek is looking into supporting Flash Player 11 in CryEngine, but it may not be the same solution used by Epic.
Next Homefront Game Will Be Developed by Crytek
Sep 21, 2011 - in News
THQ has chosen Crysis 2 developer Crytek as the studio to create the next Homefront installment.
CryEngine SDK Downloaded 100K Times in 5 Days
Aug 24, 2011 - in News
Crytek released a free version of its CryENGINE 3 last week and it's already been downloaded over 100,000 times.
After Crysis: Crytek Working on New FPS Franchise?
Jul 30, 2011 - in News
A LinkedIn profile reveals that the Crysis developer is currently working on a new FPS franchise for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and windows PC.