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The hunted becomes the hunter! Electronic Arts Inc and Crytek GmbH, today announced Crysis® 3, the premier sandbox shooter experience of 2013. Powered by Crytek’s proprietary CryENGINE®

Posted by Duruk on Apr 16th, 2012

Crysis 3 has been announced and is scheduled for release in 2013


Crytek wrote:
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.

Set in 2047, Prophet is on a revenge mission after uncovering the truth behind Cell Corporation’s motives for building the quarantined Nanodomes. The citizens were told that the giant citywide structures were resurrected to protect the population and to cleanse these metropolises of the remnants of Ceph forces. In reality, the Nanodomes are CELL’s covert attempt at a land and technology grab in their quest for global domination. With Alien Ceph lurking around every corner and human enemies on the attack, nobody is safe in the path of vengeance. Everyone is a target in Prophet’s quest for retribution.







Crysis 3 will be available spring 2013 for the Xbox 360®, PlayStation®3  and PC.

More Information check out: Crytek.com

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Duruk
Duruk Apr 16 2012, 12:26pm says:

Back to the jungle.

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Headhunter128
Headhunter128 Apr 17 2012, 5:54am says:

Me Gusta

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Reactorcore
Reactorcore Apr 17 2012, 6:25am says:

Wait a minute, Prophet died in Crysis 2 (shot himself in the head to give alcatraz the suit), so I'm guessing this is a prequel to Crysis 2 then?

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Reactorcore
Reactorcore Apr 17 2012, 6:41am replied:

Ah nvm, just read the plot for crysis 2 on wikipedia and at the end Alcatraz becomes Prophet. Forgot about that entirely.

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popifresh
popifresh Apr 17 2012, 6:45am replied:

They (in Crysis 2) mistake alcatraz with profet, so that's why they say that's profet, the guy in the nanosuit is still alcatraz. So Crysis 3 IS a sequel to Crysis 2.

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stigman96
stigman96 Apr 17 2012, 8:10am replied:

No, at the beginning they mistake Alcatraz for Prophet but at the end of the game (you have to listen to the end cinematic), the nano-suit takes over him and becomes Prophet.
Again people, cut scenes are part of the plot as well...

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Metalspy
Metalspy Apr 17 2012, 6:50pm says:

Ah this looks more like the Crysis I loved ;) After Crysis 2 I said I wouldn't buy Crysis 3 (if it would be developed), but after seeing these screenshots I think I'll have to change my mind... :D

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jlolment
jlolment Apr 17 2012, 7:37pm says:

I like it! But please, please, PLEASE stop with this Origin ********. Also, develop for PC then scale down to console, not the other way around. It seems like the best way to make all the platforms push their hardware as much as possible.

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KEVLAR60442
KEVLAR60442 Apr 17 2012, 8:37pm replied:

Thank you for being a semi-tolerant PC gamer. Much respect to you.

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NCC-1701
NCC-1701 Apr 18 2012, 9:41am replied:

EXACTLY, I didn't even buy Crysis 2 because it ticked me off that crytek had gone console like all the other devs these days.

Since the PC is a MORE powerful system, it just makes sense to develope and push PC limits and then move to console afterwards. Then everyone gets the best possible product.

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Hell_Diguner
Hell_Diguner Apr 18 2012, 5:09pm says:

This looks promising if they make it more open world than Crysis 2 was. I hope the final product will succesfully merge the jungle, post-apocalyptic, and city themes with better gameplay. I wasn't entilely happy with some of the changes to the nanosuit introduced in C2. Also, new _varied_ enemies and more impressive bosses please. The Pingers were acceptable, but not great.

I won't delete my comment, but the article linked in this news post was informative.

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SPY-maps
SPY-maps Apr 19 2012, 5:15am says:

wow! ofcourse did i expect a follow up to crysis2, but this soon i didn't expect! so, great news!
although i also hope that C3 will be more like C(1), meaning a open world environment. because that was the real strength of far cry and Crysis 1 when you ask me. really great news!
i assume it will take at least 1 year or more before we get our hands on this, but it is very nice to know and something to look forward to!

thanks Duruk!
Leon

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