EA and Crytek are set to bring the third game in the Crysis series to gamers some time in 2013 it has been confirmed today.
In this latest title, which is set in 2047, the ‘Prophet’ returns to new York to find the Cell Corporation has encased the city in a Nanodome and the city has now turned into a rainforest covered in swamps, rivers and trees. Inside the Liberty Dome seven different environments have evolved and become known as the Seven Wonders.
Inhabitants of the city thought the Nanodomes were resurrected to cleanse the city of the remnants of Ceph forces but the Cell Corporation were in fact carrying out a covert attempt to gran technology and land on their path to global domination. The Prophet is now out for revenge.
“Crysis 3 is a thrilling mix of sandbox gameplay, advanced combat and hi-tech human and alien weaponry that shooter fans will love,” said Cevat Yerli, Chief Executive Officer of Crytek. “Leveraging the latest CryENGINE technology, we’re able to deliver seven unique themes that offer stunning and visually loaded gameplay experiences. We cannot wait until people get their hands on the game.”
It may be a little early to be announcing pre-order packs but EA have done just that with early multiplayer unlocks which include:
Stalker Pack – Includes the base game, all Hunter Edition content and the following early multiplayer unlocks: for players who like to stalk their prey from the shadows the Stalker Pack provides early multiplayer access to the deadly semi-auto Jackal shotgun. This powerful, close-range shotgun comes with a unique silencer attachment, custom weapon skin and two exclusive themed in-game dog tags.
Overkill Pack – Includes the base game, all Hunter Edition content and the following early multiplayer unlocks: the Overkill Pack features early multiplayer access to the Typhoon assault weapon and skin. Spewing 500 rounds a second, the Typhoon gives players the ability to go guns blazing to take back the Liberty Dome. Also included are two exclusive Overkill themed in-game dog tags.
Predator Pack – Includes the base game, all the Hunter Edition content and the following early multiplayer unlocks: the Predator Pack delivers early multiplayer access to the Feline submachine gun and exclusive camo. With an extremely fast rate of fire and a 60 round magazine the Feline is highly effective and deadly, at short range.