CryEngine 3

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Website:
http://mycryengine.com/

Developer:
Crytek

Launched:
Oct 14, 2009

Status:
Active

Supported Platforms:
Windows, Mac OS X, Xbox360, PS3, Nintendo Wii

Languages Written In:
C/C++

Languages Supported:
C/C++

Graphics APIs:
DirectX

Rating:
  (2 reviews)

Editor:
None (be one!)

The CryENGINE® is a highly advanced development solution that surpasses all expectations for the creation of blockbuster games, movies, high-quality simulations and interactive applications.The third iteration of Crytek’s proprietary CryENGINE® is the only all-in-one game development solution for the PC, Xbox 360™ and PlayStation®3 that is truly next-gen ready.

Supported Features

General

  • Multi-Core Support
  • Game content streaming
  • Offline Rendering

  • Volumetric, Layer & View Distance Fogging
  • Pristine Motion Blur & Depth of Field
  • CGI Quality Time of Day System
  • High Quality 3D Water
  • Interactive & Destructible Environments

Lighting

  • Real-time Dynamic Global Illumination
  • Deferred Lighting
  • Screen Space Ambient Occlusion
  • Eye Adaptation & High Dynamic Range (HDR) Lighting
  • Subsurface Scattering
  • Dynamic Volumetric Light Beams & Light Shaft Effects

Shadows

  • Dynamic Soft Shadows

Texturing

  • Normal Maps & Parallax Occlusion Maps

Shaders

  • Uber Shader Technology

Meshes

  • Automated Nagivation Mesh Generation

Scene Management

  • Realistic Infinite Worlds

Animation

  • Character Animation System
  • Character Individualization System
  • Parametric Skeletal Animation
  • Procedural Motion Warping & High-End IK Solutions

Terrain

  • Natural World Effects

Physics

  • Integrated Multi-threaded High Performance Physics Engine
  • Advanced Rope Physics

Artificial Intelligence

  • Dynamic Path Finding

Sound

  • Data-driven Sound System
  • In Game Mixing & Profiling
  • Dynamic Sounds & Interactive Music
  • Environmental Audio
  • Key frame Accurate Sounds in Animations
  • Sound Moods

Tools & Editors

  • Flow Graph: a simple visual editing system gives to create and control events, triggers and other game logic.
  • Integrated Vegetation & Terrain Cover Generation System
  • Real Time Soft Particle System & Integrated FX Editor
  • Dedicated Road & River Tools
  • Dedicated Vehicle Creator
  • Dedicated Facial Animation Editor
  • Designer-Friendly AI Editing System
  • Performance Analysis Tools
  • Sandbox Development Layers for team-based development
  • Polybump
  • Resource Compiler

Scripting

Used in FlowGraph

Input

Supports console-input devices

Licensing

License Name Price in $US Source Code Included?
Proprietary Free No
You can use CryENGINE 3 for free for educational institutions, students, and non-commercial use.
Proprietary Unspecified No
For commercial use, contact Crytek for more information.

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Good Engine

  by 00000000000000000000000000000000 WopsS Jan 24, 2014 at 07:06

CryEngine is the best engine, ever! Graphics are good, are much more.

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sofa

  by 00000000000000000000000000000000 zhaoguang_wang Aug 21, 2012 at 07:17

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