Crysis Archive

  • Crysis 3 Open Multiplayer Beta Begins Next Week

    Crysis 3 Open Multiplayer Beta Begins Next Week

    Leading up to the February 19 North American launch, between the dates of January 29 and February 12, EA and Crytek will be hosting an open multiplayer beta playtest for Crysis 3 across all platforms, including PC, PS3 and Xbox 360. During the two week […]

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  • Stealth or Guns Blazing? You Decide in the Crysis 3 Interactive Demo

    Stealth or Guns Blazing? You Decide in the Crysis 3 Interactive Demo

    Hey, look. Another interactive demo video. Is this becoming the new way to release gameplay footage now? I sure hope so! The interactive trailer demo for Crysis 3 goes a bit further than the similar video Bethesda recently put out for Dishonored. At certain moments, […]

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  • First Look at Crysis 3 Gameplay

    First Look at Crysis 3 Gameplay

    Following up on the game announcement and a quick-and-dirty teaser trailer from two weeks back, Crysis 3 super jumps back into the spotlight with its first official gameplay trailer. OK, so I’m a bit tardy on posting this one, but it’s never too late to […]

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  • NYC Becomes a Real Urban Jungle in Crysis 3

    NYC Becomes a Real Urban Jungle in Crysis 3

    Many players were disappointed by the narrower focus of Crysis 2‘s New York City setting compared to the open jungle landscapes of the first game. I didn’t see it that way as the jungle setting of the original just served to make getting from point […]

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  • Review: Crysis Console

    Review: Crysis Console

    When the game Crysis came out for PC in 2007, it was touted as the next big technological step in graphics and world immersion.  At the time, people were going around saying crazy things about how there probably wasn’t a system available capable of running […]

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  • Original Crysis Comes to PSN and XBLA Next Month

    Original Crysis Comes to PSN and XBLA Next Month

    There have been rumor rumblings about a console port for the original Crysis for some time now, especially with Crysis 2 launching as a multi-platform title earlier in the year. Well, it’s finally happening — and fast! Next month, EA and Crytek will release “modified […]

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  • Crysis 2 Ultra Upgrade Gives PC Players DX11 Support

    Crysis 2 Ultra Upgrade Gives PC Players DX11 Support

    Hardcore PC gamers were miffed — OK, they were straight up pissed off! — when their version of Crysis 2 shipped with measly ol’ DirectX 9, a downgrade from the original Crysis which was ultimately viewed as a console-first slap in the face. Mike and […]

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  • Crysis 2’s First DLC Retaliates Next Week

    Crysis 2’s First DLC Retaliates Next Week

    The EA downloadable content machine kicks into gear for Crysis 2 next week (I can’t believe it took this long!) with the release of the Retaliation Pack, a collection of four new multiplayer maps playable across all match types, including Instant Action, Team Instant Action, […]

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  • Discussion Review: Crysis 2

    Discussion Review: Crysis 2

    New York City, and the human race, is on the verge of annihilation as a viral outbreak and alien invasion turn the Big Apple into a chaotic war zone between U.S. Marines, a private military force called C.E.L.L., and a race of squid-like aliens known […]

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  • Crysis 2 Limited and Nano Editions Announced, X360 Multiplayer Beta Starts This Fall

    Crysis 2 Limited and Nano Editions Announced, X360 Multiplayer Beta Starts This Fall

    When Crysis 2 ships in March for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360, it’ll be available in two special edition packages. At no additional cost, the Crysis 2 “Limited Edition” will be the main version consumers get upon purchasing the game…while supplies last, of course. It […]

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