Crytek GmbH ("Crytek") and Xaviant LLC today announced their first licensee agreement.

The US developer will use CryENGINE"®3 for its next game, Lichdom. The single-player action story with RPG elements will be released for Xbox 360™, PlayStation"®3 and PC. "Our strategy at Xaviant is to build games that can only come from the minds of gamers, which means we have to focus on our core discipline: game design. When we partnered with Crytek, we had high expectations for their product. However we had not anticipated the extent to which they exceeded those expectations.