Crysis 3 Made Official With Early 2013 Release Date, Stunning Screens
Crysis 3's New York billed as an 'urban rainforest' as EA and Crytek tout the "premier sandbox shooter experience of 2013."
Crysis 3 will see players return as Prophet with the Nanosuited super-soldier wreaking revenge when he discovers New York "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," reads the PR. "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 use a composite bow, an "enhanced Nanosuit" and alien weaponry as he becomes the "deadliest hunter on the planet."
"Crysis 3 is a thrilling mix of sandbox gameplay, advanced combat and hi-tech human and alien weaponry that shooter fans will love,” said Crytek boss Cevat Yerli. "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."
Meanwhile, the Crysis 3 Hunter Edition is available to pre-order from today which bags you the Hunter Nanosuit module which "adds additional power and functionality to the super-suit," as well as "a bonus XP boost up to level 5, a unique bow skin and three exclusive dog tags."
It's on Origin for £49.99.
Crytek also announced that players who are ready to start the hunt can pre-order the Crysis® 3 Hunter Edition* today . The Crysis 3 Hunter Edition gives players the tools to become the ultimate hunter in multiplayer with early access to the new signature bow and its attachments, plus the Hunter Nanosuit module which adds additional power and functionality to the super-suit. Gamers who pre-order now will also have a head start when playing online with a bonus XP boost up to level 5, a unique bow skin and three exclusive dog tags to hunt in style**. The Crysis 3 Hunter Edition is available on Origin.com and other participating retailers for £49.99.
Other retailers are offering pre-order multiplayer bonuses as below:
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.