CE3 Fortress

3D environment artist Vincent Mayeur has created a full medieval fortress and valley complete with cascading waterfalls in CryEngine 3. The splendour possible with CE3 is well known, but it still…


Situation Engine

The Situation Engine research project at the Faculty of the Built Environment here at UNSW brings the real-time simulation capabilities of the CryEngine3 to the problem of teaching construction…


BeamNG and Nexuiz

CryEngine is still the engine of choice here in Built Environment, UNSW for a host of real-time applications from students learning design to visualisation and research simulation. So it is fun to…


CryEngine 3.4

The latest version of the free CryEngine 3.4 was released by Crytek in mid April and sports a suite of enhancements that make it even more attractive as a development platform, both graphically and…


Crytek CineBox & GDC News

With the activity at GDC 2012 (see Gamesutra's coverage for all the details) from Crytek we have snippets of news to keep us enthused. The most interesting for me is the newly named CineBox version…


CryEngine Update

A few days ago we got an update to the CryEngine to v3.3.9 on Crydev.net which brought a bunch of enhancements and fixes. Some of the key features additions include these babies below (read the full…


Skuther WIP

There are plenty of talented people making CryEngine and various 3D support tools do impressive things for us. New Yorker Neolight has a thread as part of his level design work that shows off his…


Titanic Mod

The staggering volume and quality of the work put into this CryEngine 3 mod by the team at ORM Entertainment really shows off the amazing vessel that the Titanic must have been. The Titanic:…


Real Time Architecture

Having spent a little time over the last few days with some of the work being done here at UNSW Built Environment with repect to bringing in Architectural models into real-time environments like…


Eat3D CryEngine Vids

I have started to work through the Eat3D videos: CryENGINE 3 vol 1-3 Introduction and Application. Just watching Crytek's Hélder Pinto do his little intro as he flies around a gorgeous level created…


Muppets, Cubes, Robots, Bandai and CryEngine

A mixed bag post here, just some things I felt needed a little air-time. I have to start with this super poster from Disney that brings together the Muppets and Cap (via FirstShowing).  …


Chesterfield Invasion gets stormy

Tutorial was looking at weather etc, clouds were a failure so far but adding the gloomy sky, rain, lightning and altered ocean was fun. (Note that the Ocean fog is in 2 places for some crazy reason -…


Chesterfield Invasion Worsens

I am enjoying working through the CryENGINE 3 tutorials, in the cookbook at the moment rather than the online ones (at least for now). Various bits of my island have played host to little experiments…


Invasion of the Chesterfields

More fun working through my CryENGINE 3 Cookbook - well almost following along anyhow. Here I have used the nice red chesterfield armchair as vegetation :-)


CryENGINE 3 Mod SDK test

Since I wasnt so happy with the free CryENGINE 3 SDK v1.0 I grabbed the CryENGINE Mod SDK v1.1 to see the difference with all the Crysis 2 goodies in there as well. Well here are 4 screenshots…


CryENGINE 3 Cookbooking

Working my way the tutorials/recipes in the CryENGINE 3 Cookbook one this is apparent straight up - the SDK that Crytek releases keeps changing and seems to have all manner of small (yet frustrating)…


CryENGINE 3 SDK

With the release of the full CryENGINE 3 SDK from Crytek everyone can get their hands on the Sandbox editor without the complex contracts. There is a bit more info on the licensing models, though the…


Cryart

First a little tribute to the artwork of Council using the CryEngine. I love seeing amazing worlds created in 3D, and am all the more impressed when they are delivered in a real-time environment! So…


Sebastian Cryengine Movie

There are some more images from the 'movie' project powered by CryEngine by Sebastian. I have looked in on the stunning imagery coming from the project so far and these are no exception -…


Crymod and Sandbox3

There is a nice new version of the Crymod site now and that means all new goodies for those of us playing with the wonders of the CryEngine. This all coincides with the release of the Sandbox3 SDK…