Frankfurt am Main ––––– Apr, 7th 2021

Crysis Remastered now optimized for next gen consoles and brings classic Ascension Level

New update for Crysis Remastered which adds new content and major game performance improvement

Frankfurt (Germany), April 7th  2021 – Crytek is pleased to announce that free new updates for Crysis Remastered on Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4 & PlayStation 5 are available now. Following the launch of the classic Ascension level via a previous update for PC, PlayStation & Xbox players can now enjoy this legendary level, where gamers are tasked to pilot an MV-24H Vulture VTOL off an island under intense fire as well as enjoy major performance updates.  

Alongside the addition of the Ascension level for PlayStation & Xbox consoles, the update brings a range of frame rate performance improvements across the game’s different graphics settings. The new update also adds classic Nanosuit controls and over 100 bug fixes, including rendering enhancements.   


“We’re excited to bring this new update to Crysis Remastered as part of our commitment to provide ongoing post-launch support for the game, shaped by player feedback,” said Steffen Halbig, Project Lead. “Adding the Ascension level from the original Crysis to the PC edition of the game was hugely popular with players, and we’re thrilled to bring this experience to PlayStation and Xbox gamers for the very first time as well as an optimized game for next gen consoles.” 


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Crytek is an independent videogame developer, publisher, and technology provider dedicated to pushing the boundaries of gaming with its cutting-edge 3D game development solution CRYENGINE. With headquarters in Frankfurt am Main (Germany) and studios in Kiev (Ukraine), and Istanbul (Turkey), Crytek has created multiple award-winning titles, including the original Far Cry, the Crysis series, Ryse: Son of Rome, The Climb, Robinson: The Journey and Hunt: Showdown. Crytek delivers fun and innovative gaming experiences for PC, consoles, and VR and continues to grow its reach in the games-as-a-service market. Every Crytek game is created with CRYENGINE, which can be used by anyone to create games. 


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