REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – April 16, 2012 –
The hunted becomes the hunter! Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) and award-winning developer Crytek GmbH, today announced Crysis® 3, the premier sandbox shooter experience of 2013. Powered by Crytek’s proprietary CryENGINE®, Crysis 3 advances the state of the art with unparalleled visuals and dynamic shooter gameplay. Players take on the role of ‘Prophet’ as he returns to New York, only to discover that the city has been encased in a Nanodome created by the corrupt Cell Corporation. The New York City Liberty Dome is a veritable urban rainforest teeming with overgrown trees, dense swamplands and raging rivers. Within the Liberty Dome, seven distinct and treacherous environments become known as the Seven Wonders. This dangerous new world demands advanced weapons and tactics. Prophet will utilize a lethal composite bow, an enhanced Nanosuit and devastating alien tech to become the deadliest hunter on the planet.

Crysis 2 receives nomination for “Deutscher Computerspielpreis”

Crytek are proud to announce the inclusion of our critically acclaimed action-shooter, Crysis 2, on the list of nominees for the title of “Best German Game” at the upcoming “Deutscher Computerspielpreis” awards.

The “Deutscher Computerspielpreis” awards are decided by Germany’s Federal Government Commissioner for Culture and the Media (BKM) in cooperation with the German Trade Association of Interactive Entertainment Software (BIU) and the German Game Developers Association (G.A.M.E.). The prize is a joint initiative between the German political and economic sectors and was established by the federal government in conjunction with these two leading industry associations. Opens for Closed Beta Sign-Ups, the official web site for Crytek’s first free social FPS Service Warface, opens today for closed beta sign-ups and gives everyone interested the possibility to reserve their unique Warface ID. A new trailer – which shows the different classes - is also live on the site. The closed beta date isn’t set yet but will be announced during 2012.

Crytek Attends GDC with Massive Line Up

Crytek GmbH (Crytek) announced its GDC line up today and is excited to show the PC online game service Warface, its proprietary and scalable real-time game development solution CryENGINE® 3 and CryENGINE®3 Cinebox™ - that also debuts on the show floor with a live demo.

In the Career Pavillion (booth #CP2019) Crytek’s recruiters are looking for the best talent to fill a variety of open positions in Crytek’s headquarter in Frankfurt, Germany as well as its studios in Kiev (Ukraine), Budapest (Hungary), Seoul (South-Korea) and Nottingham (UK).

Nexon and Crytek Sign Publishing Deal for Warface®

Nexon Korea Corporation (“Nexon”) announced today that Nexon and Crytek GmbH (“Crytek”) signed a publishing deal for Crytek’s next- generation online first-person shooter (FPS) game, “Warface.” With this agreement, Nexon obtained the publishing license of “Warface” for South-Korea and Taiwan and will operate and market the game. “Warface” is Crytek’s first online FPS and is based on Crytek’s critically acclaimed CryENGINE® 3 game development solution. The game offers next generation visuals, AI and physics in a near-future military setting.