EA and Crytek have officially announced Crysis 3 in which is being described as “the premier sandbox shooter experience of 2013.”
The game is being powered by CryEngine 3 in which it will advance the state of the art with unparalleled visuals and also dynamic shooter gameplay. The game will see players take on the role of Prophet as he is returning to New York. He then discovers that the city has been encased in a giant Nanodome which has been created by the corrupt Cell Corporation. The game is set in 2047 with Prophet being on a ‘revenge mission’ after uncovering the truth behind Cell’s motives for building the quarantined Nanodomes.
The official description is as follows:
“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.”
“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.”
Crytek CEO, Cevat Yerli also stated:
“Crysis 3 is a thrilling mix of sandbox gameplay, advanced combat and hi-tech human and alien weaponry that shooter fans will love. 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.”
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