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April 7, 2015

Crytek’s “huge” licensing deal is apparently with Amazon

The major licensing deal that Crytek were discussing, but not exactly detailing, last month may well be with Amazon. That’s according to the ever-exciting “sources” who’ve been in contact with Kotaku’s Jason Schreier. That might…


March 16, 2015

Crytek bailed out by “huge” mystery licensing deal

Enigmatic business news from the Crytek quarter today; it emerges that the company were not bailed out of their financial hole by an investor, but by signing a mystery licensing deal. Develop shared some words…



July 30, 2014

Crytek releases details of further restructuring

Earlier today it emerged that Crytek would be transferring the Homefront IP to Koch Media and appears to have effectively sold Crytek Nottingham to Koch / Deep Silver. The latest statement phrases it as “the…


Koch acquire Homefront from Crytek

The fate of the Homefront IP has been decided as Koch acquire the brand from Crytek. Crytek has been struggling financially and it was uncertain what would happen to Homefront: The Revolution which was announced…


July 25, 2014

Crytek admits to financial problems, releases statement

In a statement that could probably stand in for the word “vague” in the dictionary, Crytek has finally addressed some of the stories of financial woe emanating from their company. Report of unpaid employees across…


July 1, 2014

Warface arrives on Steam

Crytek are eager to show you their Warface, as the free-to-play multiplayer FPS has just popped up on Steam. It’s interesting timing, considering the rumours currently surrounding Crytek’s finances, but it’s on Steam now regardless…



June 24, 2014

Crysis creator Crytek curbs cash crisis claims

An article published by Germany’s GameStar magazine, partially corroborated by anonymous reports of unpaid wages sent to Kotaku, suggest that all is not well at Crytek. The Crysis developer is said to be in financial…



June 2, 2014

Homefront: The Revolution is Crytek’s go at the series

Homefront: The Revolution is Crytek’s go at the series

The original Homefront was a pretty disastrous first-person shooter with a bloated advertising budget that helped to sink publisher THQ. Crytek and Deep Silver are presumably hoping for better results from the newly announced Homefront:…





July 26, 2012

Crysis 3’s interactive trailer gives you a choice

Crysis 3’s interactive trailer gives you a choice

The choice is “violent, or slightly less violent?”, which Crytek have chosen to characterise as ‘armoured’ and ‘stealth’. This is a bit odd because the ‘stealth’ option includes almost as much killing of hapless soldiers…