In line with the first annual awards show yesterday evening at the Cantor Film Center in New York City, the New York Videogame Critics Circle awarded Crysis 2 with the Manhattan Award for Most New York-centric Game.
Crytek’s highly anticipated action shooter won the award over games such as blockbusters Batman: Arkham City, Resistance 3 and Sideway NY.
GFACE GmbH (GFACE) – an affiliate of Crytek, one of the world’s leading independent development studios for interactive entertainment - announced today the freemium only social media publishing service GFACE.com. The service is now open for registrations for its closed beta phase. Next to its social media features GFACE is designed to enable its users to play games together live and to discover and live-share entertainment content with friends. Currently the service is being tested with a limited amount of participants for enhancing, simplifying, and polishing the user experience. More users will be invited soon. GFACE will be releasing and enhancing the service over time by utilizing its user’s feedback and adding new features and tools in the process, which will bring it closer to the goal of delivering an innovative and user friendly social entertainment experience.
Crytek GmbH (Crytek) is very excited to announce the licensing deal for its proprietary real-time development solution, CryENGINE® 3, with Tencent.
The world-class online game developer and operator, that is also widely recognized as the largest online game community in China, will use Crytek’s game engine within the ‘Interactive Entertainment Service’ division for their next PC online game in order to achieve cutting-edge graphic quality together with a stunning outdoor environment in a comparably short timeframe.
China's well-known and highly valued IT community portal 'yesky.com' recently awarded Crytek's first free-to-play title 'Warface' as the most anticipated online FPS in China.
According to their '2011 annual horizontal evaluation', it's the outstanding quality that lets Warface stand out from the masses. The Yesky editors highly praised the game's visual effects such as lighting, shading and motion blur and even compared it to blockbuster FPS such as Crysis 2.
Crytek GmbH (“Crytek”) is excited to reveal that Piranha Games’ recently announced premium free-to-play game MechWarrior® Online™ (www.mwomercs.com) will be powered by the all-in-one game development solution CryENGINE®3. Set in the year 3049 during the early stages of a massive interstellar war, MechWarrior Online puts you in command of the most powerful war machine to ever walk the field of battle, the mighty BattleMech™. Command your Mech™ and customize it to suit your battlefield role; upgrade systems, replace weapons, and tweak armor with endless options.