Submitted by legendof117 744d ago | news

Crysis 3 - Final Box Art revealed

Box art reveal. (Crysis 3, PC, PS3, Xbox 360)
Tipsed by: Andreas-Sword

FATAL1TY  +   744d ago
pandehz  +   744d ago
Yea that too when he was half naked
dazzrazz  +   744d ago
In today's gaming world even a box art can become a instant article !!!
KingPin  +   744d ago
if the ps3 version and x360 version had 2 different covers, they'll compare that. heck, they'll even compare the graphics of both of them.

this site has really dwindled quality wise from 7 years ago.
delicia  +   744d ago
Yeah, the news here are getting weak. Do you guys know any other gaming news website? I mean, that updates almost instantly and has quality.
The_Infected  +   744d ago
Yea who needs important awesome game news anymore when we can get a whole article on box art?! Just ridiculous.
brettyd  +   744d ago
Place holder cover was much better.
animegamingnerd  +   744d ago
are't most place holder covers better
AznGaara  +   744d ago
It really is. I mean logically its easier to read the "Crysis 3" title in the placeholder because the background gives a better contrast.
Perjoss  +   744d ago
I love this website (see my links) lots of fan made box art, and they don't always make sense, some are just for fun, for example fan made box art for Gears of War on PS3 ( http://tinyurl.com/bjr7p2o ).

torchic  +   744d ago
that looks friggin sick! can't wait to get my hands on it, nearing my Crysis 2 platinum trophy!
Zephol  +   744d ago
amazing art!!
landog  +   744d ago
pc covers look so much nicer, followed by ps3, xbox boxes are so gaudy and ugly with that nasty slimer green all over them

also, the pc version is really the only one to buy for me....let's see if crytek pushes my 680 like they claimed they would.
Blackdeath_663  +   744d ago
PC box art is irrelevant when most people buy the game digitally but i agree the green in the xbox cover just kills the style the picture is presented at. i hope they get rid of it come next gen ive always hated the green game box
#6.1 (Edited 744d ago ) | Agree(2) | Disagree(3) | Report | Reply
AznGaara  +   744d ago
Compared to the placeholder boxart, this boxart is legitimately bad IN MY OPINION.

1. In the official cover the "Crysis 3" tittle doesn't contrast well with the dark grey/black suit. The red in the title just isn't bright enough to stand out from a distance. The place holder cover had the title against the white-ish-green background, thus creating a better contrast. In the placeholder, only the "Y" in Cysis is hindered by a dark background where as the "RYSIS" is lost within the suit.

2. Due to the complexity of the bow, its harder to tell that its actually a bow and arrow from that angle. The placeholder boxart had the protagonist in a side-profile view and bows and arrows are almost always showed in a side-profile view, thus making the bow in the placeholder easier to recognize.

3. In the placeholder boxart, the protagonist isn't smack-dab in the middle. Thus the human eyes follow a diagonal line that start from the Statue of Liberty's head, the Protagonist and then the Tittle or vise versa. In the official boxart since everything is in the middle it all sort of blends togethers.

Just my analysis.
DevilishSix  +   744d ago
That is awesome box art
JohnApocalypse  +   744d ago
Riderz1337  +   744d ago
God damn that stupid green on the Xbox case makes it looks weird. Always loved the black to grey fade on the PS3 cases more.

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
New stories

Dreadhalls Dev Finishes, Submits Gear VR Version

11m ago - VRFocus- One of the first titles announced for Samsung’s Gear VR smartphone-based virtual reality... | PC

Dying Light Review- ibtimes

11m ago - "Dying Light," a survival action game from Polish developing studio Techland, has been touted as... | PC

12 Reasons to Play The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask

11m ago - N.Ho Sang and Peter Tieryas of Kotaku write: "The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask represents one o... | Retro

FFXIV: Square Enix adds Fan Festival exclusive items to the Square Enix Store

11m ago - Square Enix has added new Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Fan Festival exclusive items to its o... | Culture

Grand Theft Auto V (XB1) Review

Now - Ken returns to Los Santos and gets lost in its world again. | Promoted post

The Diablo-styled Open World Game That Let's You and Friends Build Cities and Conquer Together

18m ago - Check out Albion Online, the RPG open world MMO built in the vein of Diablo and DOTA. | PC