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  • Blog Post: Ex-Vigil Games Founder Leaves Crytek, Forms New Studio

    Several ex-Vigil Games developers have left Crytek Austin to form Gunfire Games. The new company is considering attempting to return to the Darksiders franchise. In an interview with Polygon, ex-Vigil founder and ex-Crytek U.S. head David Adams says that a recent exodus of talent from Crytek's Austin... More
  • Blog Post: Crytek's Cevat Yerli: Unpaid Employees Were 'Impatient' And 'Emotional'

    In an interview, Crytek head Cevat Yerli addresses the company's recent struggles, new funding, and said that some staff had expectations that were "unrealistic." Speaking with Eurogamer, Yerli addressed the company's recent struggles and its decision to sell the Homefront franchise... More
  • Blog Post: Deep Silver Did Not Buy TimeSplitters Franchise From Crytek

    Deep Silver recently saved the Homefront series from the wreckage of Crytek UK. However, the company did not do the same for TimeSplitters. Crytek had experienced financial difficulties recently, leading to staff at Crytek UK staff not being paid, and throwing the development of Homefront: The Revolution... More
  • Blog Post: Ryse: Son Of Rome Comes To PC In 4K Resolution

    Crytek has announced that it's bringing the gorgeous-but-flawed Xbox One launch title to PC, and the game is getting even prettier in the transition. Crytek is self-publishing the digital version of the game this fall, and partnering with Deep Silver for a boxed version. The PC version will support... More
  • Blog Post: [Update] Deep Silver Buys Homefront, UK Staff To Transfer To New Dambuster Studio, Crytek USA Scaled Back

    Update #3: Reports are surfacing that Crytek USA employees started walking off the job as early as June, after weeks of not being paid. Kotaku reports that leadership was among those that have departed already. We were able to confirm a number of employee departures in June and July, with placements... More
  • Blog Post: Crytek Addresses Financial Problems, No Comment On Hunt Or Homefront

    Crytek has addressed some of the concerns regarding its current financial position and its relationship with employees, who have reportedly walked off the job after not receiving pay. The Crysis and Homefront studio has issued its first statement since news of its troubles broke last month. Immediately... More
  • Blog Post: [Update] Staff At Homefront Developer Crytek UK Not Reporting To Work

    Update: Reports are saying that, after not having been paid full wages, the staff at Crytek UK has filed grievance letters and left work. Kotaku, citing multiple sources, is reporting that over 100 Crytek UK employees have left and are not reporting, after repeated problems with not receiving paychecks... More
  • Blog Post: Report: Ryse 2 Canceled Amid Financial Woes At Crytek

    Negative news reports continue to circle around Crytek. With its Homefront game already in question, now a Ryse sequel is said to be canceled. A few days ago, reports circulated that financial worries at Crytek UK were putting the development of a new Homefront title in question. There were also off... More
  • Blog Post: [Confirmed] Homefront: The Revolution Appears On Retailer Site With Crytek, Deep Silver Logos

    Update: Deep Silver has announced Homefront: The Revolution. You can read more here . Original Story: Boxart for a new Homefront title has appeared (and subsequently disappeared) from Swedish retailer FZ. The image indicates that Deep Silver will be publishing, with Crytek handling development. OPM was... More
  • Blog Post: Robotoki's Human Element Goes With CryEngine

    Developer Robotoki, founded by former Call of Duty creative strategist Robert Bowling, has announced that its upcoming survival game, Human Element, will be developed with CryEngine. Originally announced in 2012, shortly after Bowling's decision to leave Activision, Human Element takes place 35 years... More
  • Blog Post: This Week In Mobile – Demons, Doodles, And Collectibles

    It’s a blast from the past this week with a classic JRPG making its way stateside for the first time and a shooter that looks like it came straight out of an 80s arcade. We also have a free-to-play card-based strategy game from the creators of Crysis. Check out our picks this week. TriBlaster Developer... More
  • Blog Post: Crytek's Free To Play Mobile Game The Collectables Now Available On iOS

    The Collectables, the free to play card and strategy game from Crytek, is available now for iOS devices. In the game, players control a four-man team on a mission to liberate a series of islands from a hostile military group. You have a deck of cards to augment your team that can used once per mission... More
  • Blog Post: Crytek Announces Royalty-Free CryEngine Licensing Subscription Plan

    Today, Crytek announced its "Engine-as-a-Service" (EaaS) program, which allows developers to take advantage of its CryEngine technology and development tools for a monthly fee. The service will begin in May of this year, and will offer multiple tiers of service. The first tier will offer access... More
  • Blog Post: Kid-Friendly Payment Options Coming To Consoles This Year

    As microtransactions permeate more of the gaming industry, parents increasingly have to be concerned with excessive charges showing up on their accounts. Apple and Google have both recently been the target of lawsuits centered on the in-app transaction practice, with Apple settling for $32.5 million... More
  • Blog Post: Ryse's Challenge Editor Canceled

    If you were looking forward to the upcoming challenge editor for the Xbox One launch title Ryse, you should brace for some bad news. Crytek and Microsoft have put a stop to their plans to release the mode. In a statement to Polygon , Microsoft explained the cancellation and the plan going forward: "After... More
  • Blog Post: Ryse Mars’ Chosen DLC Coming This Month

    March might be the God of War’s month, but he’s choosing his favorite warriors just a day earlier. Starting on February 28, Ryse: Son of Rome is getting new DLC that asks gladiators to survive in the name of their patron deity. The Mars’ Chosen pack will bring five new maps, two of... More
  • Blog Post: Ryse: Son of Rome Season Pass Announced

    Crytek's gladiator-themed launch title is getting four multiplayer-oriented DLC packs after release, available for a discounted price via the newly announced season pass. Today Microsoft revealed some details regarding Ryse's season pass, which focuses squarely on multiplayer content. There will... More
  • Blog Post: Ryse: Son Of Rome Draws First Blood In Live-Action Miniseries

    We’ve already heard about Ryse: Son of Rome’s story of revenge , but it looks like now we’ll get a more cinematic taste soon. The four-part live-action series The Fall begins November 5 on Machinima, leading up to the game’s release on Xbox One November 22. Crytek and Microsoft... More
  • Blog Post: Crytek's Warface Gets Release Date

    CryEngine developers Crytek (Ryse: Son of Rome) have ambitious free-to-play plans , and FPS Warface is a major piece of this puzzle. The game comes out soon, and you can take a look at the game courtesy of its latest trailer. Warface comes out on October 21, and the free-to-play FPS – thanks to... More
  • Blog Post: Pantheonyx Working On TimeSplitters Rewind For PS4

    TimeSplitters fans have been so rabid for a sequel that when rumors of a fourth installment of the series were shot down by Crytek , the community started making its own. That game is TimeSplitters Rewind , and project lead Michael Hubicka says the team is now developing it for PS4 as well as PC. Crytek... More
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