Submitted by Walker 1019d ago | news

Crytek on developing next-gen games now

Crytek is ready to show off what it can do on next-generation platforms, says studio boss Cevat Yerli. As the game industry holds its breath for the arrival of PlayStation 4 and the next Xbox, Crytek believes that its CryEngine 3 represents a glimpse of what’s next – and what’s next is already taking place on high-end PCs. (Crysis 3, Crytek, Next-Gen, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One)

Zechs34  +   1019d ago
Until Source 2 comes out alongside Half Life 3 and destroys every engine out there.

Leave it alone, Crytek.


You make above average games, your tech is nowhere near as easy to use or widespread as UE4, or as impressive or intricate as Frostbite.
xruiner89  +   1019d ago
Yep, pretty much this.
Eldyraen  +   1019d ago
I love rants...
hiredhelp  +   1019d ago
You make above average games, your tech is nowhere near as easy to use or widespread as UE4, or as impressive or intricate as Frostbite.


The problem isnt how easy or hard use the Engine its the Cost
turgore  +   1019d ago
None of them hold a candle to Luminous engine.
cannon8800  +   1019d ago

You can't be serious when you mentioned Cryengine being hard to use and Unreal Engine being easy. I distinctly remember myself making islands full of vegetation and enemies on screen more than five years ago, with no practice or an education. I tried that with unreal engine and my brain just went "derp"
starchild  +   1019d ago
Pure bunk.

We don't know what the Source 2 engine will be capable of or how it will compare to other top engines.

Second of all, nobody said that Crytek's engine was in as wide as use as Unreal 3 engine (or Unreal 4 engine will likely be).

Lastly, Crysis 2 looks much better to my eyes than Battlefield 3. I have both of them absolutely maxed out and Crysis 2 looks quite a bit better. Especially in terms of textures and lighting/shadowing quality.

Crysis 3 will probably blow away Battlefield 3.
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profgerbik  +   1019d ago
Pfft I wish Half Life 3 was coming. It has been far too long since I have heard anything of the sort other than pure rumors.

Quite a disappointment. No idea what Valve is thinking.
lyliade  +   1019d ago
Crytek is one of the best company making amazing games.German engineering at his best.
Can't wait to see what they can make on next gen.
gillri  +   1019d ago
crytek make amazing games? like 'id' they make half decent games backed by great tech
Tyre  +   1019d ago
Games have always been backed by great tech...that i can agree on, but if their games are half decent is just a matter of opinion. I love the stories & their gameplay options and the graphics in their Crysis games(which most gamers here...here on N4G do not seem to understand)and i think the Cryengine is one of the best today. I think their games are amazing too. They have their unique thing going on, which is very hard to achieve these days. Respect to Crytek.
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bunt-custardly  +   1019d ago
I believe his words entirely. Gamers are expecting the second coming with PS4 and X80X.
akaakaaka  +   1019d ago
Well hey are top developers they should be making next gen games by now! duhh
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