Over 300 guests from the games industry attended the Austrian Game Choice Awards Ceremony 2008 this year in Vienna. The Austrian Gamers Choice Award is a unique trophy awarded by millions of gamers who voted for their preferred title beginning on January 15th 2008.
Competing against almost 200 different titles such as Call of Duty 4, Mass Effect, Bioshock and Assassin's Creed, Crysis was awarded "Best Graphics Award 2008". The entire staff of Crytek, as well as our publisher, Electronic Arts, wish to thank all of their fans who for voted for Crysis for this award. About Crytek Crytek GmbH ("Crytek") creators of the multi-award winning first person shooter Far Cry"®, and the recent blockbuster hit Crysis"®, awarded best PC Game of both E3 2007 and the 2007 Leipzig Games Convention, and awarded Best Technology at the 2008 Game Developers Choice Awards, is an interactive entertainment development company with its headquarters located in Frankfurt Main, Germany and additional studios in Kiev, Ukraine and Budapest, Hungary. Crytek is dedicated to creating exceptionally high quality video games for the PC and next-generation consoles, powered by their proprietary cutting edge 3D-Game-Technology CryENGINE"®2. Development teams who are interested in obtaining a commercial license for the CryENGINE"® 2 middleware should visit www.cryengine2.com .