News | The Crysis Remastered graphical improvements

A new trailer of Crysis Remastered shows the game's graphics and technical improvements.

In the trailer, various images from the original game are compared with new images. Those new images are displayed in 8K resolution, should viewers have a screen that supports this resolution. The gmae can be played on PC in ‘Can it Run Crysis?’ Mode, which uses the best possible graphics.

The first person shooter Crysis originally appeared on PC in 2007 and is from Crytek, the makers of the first Far Cry. In the game, players explore a tropical island where North Korean soldiers are investigating a mysterious technology. Players are equipped with a nanosuit, with which they have superhuman powers.

The remaster will be released on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on September 18. A Switch version is already available.

News | Trailer for Crysis Remastered leaked

A teaser trailer has also been released via Intel's Twitter channel. The video has already been removed.

Earlier this week, the video game franchise’s Twitter account suddenly came back to life after three years, prompting suspicion that an announcement for Crysis was coming soon. Later, a tweet appeared hinting at a potential remaster of the first Crysis game that was now temporarily revealed.

The remaster in the metadata can be found on the official website of Crysis, complete with an image showing all platforms. Crysis Remastered was discovered by IashMan who shared his find on Twitter. The description of the remaster states: “Crysis Remastered offers new graphics, high-quality textures and proprietary hardware from CRYENGINE – and API agnostic ray tracing for PC, PlayStation, Xbox and for the first time to the Nintendo Switch.” The tweet and the image of the remaster can be seen below.

Crysis Remastered is released on the Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC. The release date is not yet known.