Promotion Week 2: Nexuiz and Sniper Ghost Warrior 2
In this week CryENGINE 3 promotion week on CryENGINE3 Developers Group we take a look at 2 FPS games that are being developed on the CryENGINE 3.
If you missed "Promotion Week 1" on the upcoming CryENGINE 3 titles then check the following link:
Part 1 : Nexuiz
The original Nexuiz Classic was created on the DarkPlaces engine (which basically is a modification of the open source Quake engine) which was first released in May 2005 the work on the classic game continued until early 2010. According to their site the classic version has been downloaded over 5 million times.
Nexuiz is an Arena First Person shooter and according to the creators it will feature “fast paced with extremely competitive game play.”
Altough IllFonic is a relatively new an unknown company, amongst their ranks are a couple of very experienced artists such as ChrisHolden (Mythic Entertainment – Warhammer Online):
and Cole Eggen (Raven – Singularity and Wolfenstein):
According to their site Nexuiz should be released around the summer of 2011.
Part 2 Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2
In other news Developer City Interactive recently announced that they will be using CryENGINE3 for part 2 of their game. So far they released only 1 screenshot: