Today, Crytek announced that a new Crysis game is in development. CEO Avni Yerli shared the news in a blog post:
“To everyone in our amazing Crysis community, and to all fans of the franchise all around the world: we have a special announcement to make, just for you.
It’s something you have been asking us for a long time, so it’s now finally time to confirm – yes, the next Crysis game is happening!
We are so pleased and excited to bring this news to you, and we really can’t wait to reveal more details about what lies ahead.
Right now, the game is in the early stages of development, so it will be a while yet, but we wanted to bring you the news at this time as we are so hyped for the future and to let you know that we will be listening to our community.
Crytek has a proud history of working with our community to develop the games you want to play. Crysis is incredibly important to so many people – it’s beloved by gamers everywhere, and some of those working in the industry today are doing so because of the original game – so we want to make sure the next installment in the franchise lives up to all of your expectations. Make sure to join our socials and get involved!
As development progresses, we will release more details when we can. But in the meantime, know that our dedicated and talented team is working hard to bring you a truly next-gen shooter.
I also want to let Hunt: Showdown players know that we have some great things planned for you, too, this year and beyond, so watch this space. I just want to finish by saying thank you to everyone who has played and enjoyed Crysis, Hunt: Showdown, and all of our other titles over the years – none of this would be possible without you!”
Crytek is an independent videogame developer, publisher, and technology provider dedicated to pushing the boundaries of gaming with its cutting-edge 3D game development solution, CRYENGINE. With headquarters in Frankfurt am Main (Germany) and studios in Kiev (Ukraine), and Istanbul (Turkey), Crytek has created multiple award-winning titles, including the original Far Cry, the Crysis series, Ryse: Son of Rome, The Climb, Robinson: The Journey and Hunt: Showdown. Crytek delivers fun and innovative gaming experiences for PC, consoles, and VR and continues to grow its reach in the games-as-a-service market. Every Crytek game is created with CRYENGINE, which can be used by anyone to create games.
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