Crysis Remastered Gets New Tech Trailer, September Release Date

This morning brings a new trailer, showing off the impressive tech behind Crysis Remastered, along with a new release date on the PS4, Xbox, and PCs.

After it’s initial reveal back in April, fans weren’t as enthused/impressed by Crysis Remastered as developers hoped. As such, they pulled the planned release date in order to put more work into it. Today brings an updated look at the game thanks to a stunning “tech trailer” along with a September 18th release date!

Co-developed with Saber Interactive, this new update on the classic first-person shooter focuses on the original game’s single-player campaign. Crysis Remastered features several enhancements that deliver a major visual upgrade, including high-quality textures up to 8K, HDR support, temporal anti-aliasing, Screen Space Directional Occlusion (SSDO), Global Illumination (SVOGI), state-of-the-art depth fields, new light settings, motion blur, parallax occlusion mapping, Screen Space Reflections and Shadows (SSR & SSS), new and updated particle effects, and more.

What’s more, Crysis Remastered represents the first time a Crytek game will feature ray tracing on Xbox One X and PlayStation 4 Pro, powered by CRYENGINE’s proprietary software-based ray tracing solution. The PC version will also support hardware-based ray tracing on Nvidia RTX GPUs.” to “The PC version will also support NVIDIA® DLSS technology and hardware-based ray tracing using NVIDIA’s VKRay Vulkan extension, for NVIDIA® GeForce RTX GPU.

In Crysis Remastered, what begins as a simple rescue mission becomes the battleground of a new war against alien invaders. Armed with a powerful Nanosuit, players can become invisible to stalk enemy patrols, or boost their strength to lay waste to vehicles. The Nanosuit’s speed, strength, armor, and cloaking allow creative solutions for every kind of fight, while a huge arsenal of modular weaponry provides unprecedented control over your play style. Adapt your tactics and gear to dominate your enemies in this enormous sandbox world.

Crysis Remastered arrives on September 18, 2020 as a digital release via the Epic Games Store, PlayStation Store, and Microsoft Store for 29.99 USD/EUR.