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News: Robinson: The Journey Roams to PlayStation VR on 8th November

Robinson: The Journey Roams to PlayStation VR on 8th November

Dino Crysis

Crytek will take you on a tour of a dinosaur-infested otherworld from 8th November in North America and 9th November in Europe, as that's when PlayStation VR exclusive Robinson: The Journey will release. It's a terrible name, we agree – but what we've seen of the game has been decent enough. You can hear some of our early impressions...

News: You Could Get a Sequel to Xbox One Exclusive Ryse on PS4

You Could Get a Sequel to Xbox One Exclusive Ryse on PS4

Guts and glory

There’s been a lot of chatter about intellectual property ownership of late, with Sony coming under fire from some corners of the industry due to its reluctance to publish Xbox One exclusive Sunset Overdrive without controlling the brand. However, we recently wrote an article about why the manufacturer may have made the right...

News: Crytek: TimeSplitters 4 is Not in Development

Crytek: TimeSplitters 4 is Not in Development

Monkey business

Despite rumours to the contrary, Crytek has denied that it is currently developing a fourth entry in the TimeSplitters series. The company joked in a statement to CVG that it had attempted to employ the infinite monkey theorem to develop the game, but ran over budget after purchasing seven monkeys. The developer continued that thus...

News: Crysis 3 Announcement Evidence Exposed

Crysis 3 Announcement Evidence Exposed

Broken invisibility cloak

The video game sleuths are at it again – but this time it isn’t a publisher or loose-lipped employee at fault. Instead it’s Swedish magazine GameReactor, who’s somehow managed to let the cover of its upcoming issue slip out into the wild. While the cover’s not especially upfront about its contents, a series of...

News: Crytek Confident Homefront 2 Can Succeed

Crytek Confident Homefront 2 Can Succeed

Long-term investment

Homefront divided opinion upon its release in early 2011. Despite not receiving particularly positive reviews, the THQ published first-person shooter enjoyed a fairly favourable commercial reception, thanks in part to a strong promotional push. The sequel to Homefront is currently in development at former TimeSplitters studio...

News: Crytek Teases "Absolutely Fantastic" Announcement

Crytek Teases "Absolutely Fantastic" Announcement

Tears of joy

Crytek is gearing up to announce an “absolutely fantastic” new title next month, general manager Nick Button-Brown has announced. Brown wouldn’t elaborate on the title itself, but it’s rumoured to be a sequel to the much loved TimeSplitters series. He told CVG: We still want to deliver the highest quality that we can, wherever...

News: What The Heck: Crytek Confirmed As Developer Of Homefront 2

What The Heck: Crytek Confirmed As Developer Of Homefront 2

Well this one's a turn up for the books

You could probably call this a megaton if you wanted. THQ has just announced that the next entry in its Homefront series will be handled by Crysis developer Crytek. What the heck, indeed. Naturally the game will run on Crytek's CryEngine technology. The game's currently scheduled to release in THQ's fiscal year ending March 31st, 2014. We'd assume — given..

Rumour: TimeSplitters 4 To Return Soon

TimeSplitters 4 To Return Soon

A rumour in the latest Official PlayStation Magazine hints that the TimeSplitters franchise may be on the verge of making a come-back

The magazine notes, "Gun-wielding monkeys are finally making a comeback! A fourth TimeSplitters title is to be announced soon." Crytek UK — the studio behind the TimeSplitters titles — has previously hinted it will have something to announce after..

News: Crysis 2: Retaliation DLC Dated, Detailed

Crysis 2: Retaliation DLC Dated, Detailed

As with every other big-budget first-person shooter, Crysis 2 will be getting its first slice of DLC this month

Crytek's gorgeous alien-invasion blockbuster will get a pack called "Retaliation" on May 17th. Obviously, any PlayStation DLC dates have a big question-mark looming over them while the PSN stays offline. The pack will include four new multiplayer maps, including: Park Avenue,..