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News: Crytek Confirms a "CRYENGINE as-a-service" Subscription Model for Small Developers

Crytek Confirms a "CRYENGINE as-a-service" Subscription Model for Small Developers

$9.90/€9.90 monthly cost per user to access latest updates

Last year we reported that Crytek's latest CRYENGINE tool-set includes support for Wii U, a welcome inclusion due to the popularity of the technology with various developers. It's a powerful engine that produces some of the strongest visuals currently available, and is utilised in some...

News: Crytek: Crysis 3 Was "Very Close To Launching" On Wii U

Crytek: Crysis 3 Was "Very Close To Launching" On Wii U

The game was running on Nintendo's system

EA published Crysis 3 in February on PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. Unfortunately, Wii U missed out on the futuristic first person shooter, but that hasn't stopped people holding out hope for it. Back in January, Cevat Yerli, CEO and founder of Crytek, the game's developer, said Nintendo and EA did hold...

News: CryEngine 3 "Runs Beautifully" on Wii U

CryEngine 3 "Runs Beautifully" on Wii U

Dry those eyes

Crytek is making the shift to a free-to-play model once its current games are complete, so for now it won't be developing any Wii U titles of its own — but that doesn't mean that the superb CryEngine 3, most famous for powering the Crysis games, is going anywhere. In fact, it "runs beautifully" on Wii U and a "respected developer"...

News: Crytek: Wii U Technology a Far Cry From Wii Hardware

Crytek: Wii U Technology a Far Cry From Wii Hardware

Investigating the new machine

Crysis and Far Cry developer Crytek is looking at the Wii U quite closely, discussing the console's core future with NowGamer in a recent interview. The European developer told the site it was interested in the machine and is pleased with the technological leap over the present Wii hardware: We were unfortunately unable to support the last generation of Wii because it..

News: CryENGINE "Pretty Much Running" on Wii U

CryENGINE "Pretty Much Running" on Wii U

Can we expect a Crytek FPS, then?

Gamers wondering if Crytek's CryENGINE would run on the upcoming Wii U console can wonder no more, for the developer has spoken. In an interview conducted by Develop, Crytek CEO Cevat Yerli expressed his desire to support "every platform that's a major player in the industry of gaming" with the studio's game engine. On providing support for Wii U, Yerli..