CryENGINE 2 features many graphical, physical and animation technologies as well as many gameplay enhancements, some of which include:

  • Volumetric 3D Clouds
  • Real time Ambient Maps with dynamic lighting and no premade shadows
  • 3D Ocean Technology dynamically modifies the ocean surface based on wind and wave direction and creates moving shadows and highlights underwater
  • Depth of field to focus on certain objects while blurring out the edges and far away places
  • Vector Motion blur on both camera movement and individual objects
  • Dynamic Soft shadows with objects casting realistic shadows in real time
  • Realistic Facial Animation that can be captured from an actor's face
  • Subsurface scattering
  • Breakable Buildings allowing more tactical preplanning on the player's side
  • Breakable Vegetation (with possibly heavy foliage) enabling players and enemy AI to level entire forests as a tactical maneuver or other purposes
  • Advanced Rope Physics showcasing bendable vegetation responding to wind, rain or character movement and realistically interactive rope bridges
  • Component Vehicle Damage giving vehicles different destroyable parts, such as tires on jeeps or helicopter blades
  • HDR lighting
  • Fully interactive and destructible environments
  • Advanced particle system with fire or rain being affected by forces such as wind
  • Time of Day Lighting, with sunrise, and sunset effects ensuring realistic transition between daytime and nighttime
  • Lightbeams and Shafts when light intersects with solid or highly detailed geometry, and can generate "Godray" effects underwater
  • Parallax Occlusion Mapping giving a greater sense of depth to a surface texture, realistically emphasizing the relief surface structure of objects
  • Long Range View Distance of up to 16km from ingame measurements
  • Parametric Skeletal Animation System
  • Procedural Motion Warping

As well as supporting Shader Model 2.0, 3.0 (DirectX 9) and 4.0 (DirectX 10), the engine will be multi-threaded to take advantage of SMP or hyper-threading capable systems. The game will also come in 32-bit and 64-bit versions. Crytek claims that running the 64-bit version will give a performance increase of up to 10-15% per thread. Crytek does not intend to support any sort of Physics Processor such as the AGEIA PhysX. Instead, Crytek have developed their own proprietary physics system, called CryPhysics.

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About CryZone:NEYA-7 with 1 comment by ArcheTiger on Dec 16th, 2014

Hi, dear friends. Now, on the eve of the holidays, especially for you we have prepared a couple of videos, screens and even..... Oh stop. At this - until all.


Trailer NEYA-7 "Oblivion".

NEO (New Exclusion Zone) expanded, absorbing more and more lands. What can stop this process? That we must find our way from oblivion?


NEYA-7 "Oblivion". (RUS) - Indie DB

NEYA 7 - Opening (Trailer v.)

This shows you gameplay and some part of the start-up video.



TOTAL PROGRESS NOW:

Neya-7 (88%)
Astral Shard (47%)
Thunderstorm (81%)

Localization:

Translation ENG - 71%
Translation GER - 45%


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timendil
timendil Apr 9 2010, 10:23am says:

no, DiX22. it is a re-make of the comercial, although its very good. I'm working with cryengine 3 btw.

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Taharos
Taharos May 14 2011, 6:37am replied:

ME SO JEALOUS! ME WANT CRYENGINE 3!

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Taharos
Taharos May 14 2011, 6:37am replied:

ME SO JEALOUS! ME WANT CRYENGINE 3!

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.id
.id Apr 12 2010, 11:54pm replied:

Owh . .. Sorry,
Maybe this engine is so realistic.

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.id
.id Apr 1 2010, 11:34pm says:

So ..
The Bravia Sony Commercial Ad. is Made from CryENGINE-2 ??
Oh My God ??

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Lenox47
Lenox47 Mar 20 2010, 4:33am says:

I work with this engine for almost 2 years and I must say it is absolutely excellent. Fast, easy, convenient, intuitive. The bad thing is its instability.

But he remains a must for developers who want to really push their ideas to the extreme.

+2 votes     reply to comment
Alex626
Alex626 Feb 7 2010, 3:44pm says:

OMFG !!!!! This video reminds me of the Sandbox 2 CW version logo... Where can I download this city or just why did you made it ?

+1 vote     reply to comment
Prone
Prone Jan 5 2010, 8:47pm says:

this engine is amazing. love the shaders and bump mapping :D

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aidy70060
aidy70060 Jan 2 2010, 6:19pm says:

Beautiful engine. Any to anybody who says this Engine is stupid, it may be in your eyes, but in the eyes of proper gamers and Graphic enthusiasts, this is the most advanced Graphical engine in the world, the Crysis game may not be good, but the graphics are amazing, the sounds and fire and everything else is great.

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FelipeFR
FelipeFR Dec 26 2009, 11:54pm says:

This is the best engine ever! So many functions! So many improvements! So many possibilities!

+2 votes     reply to comment
DELTΔ
DELTΔ Sep 3 2009, 4:23pm says:

i cant wait for cry engine 3 so i can start making some console games =D

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