Chinese developer ChangYou have announced the upcoming launch of an epic new online game created using Crytek’s next-gen ready development solution, CryEngine 3. “God Slayer” will become China’s first MMO action RPG created using the state-of-the-art games engine, offering an exciting new experience to players all over the world as the game becomes ChangYou’s flagship title for the global market.
“CryEngine 3 has been invaluable as we’ve worked towards fulfilling our ambitious goals for God Slayer.” said Wang Yi, deputy CEO of ChangYou. “It’s a tool that offers unparalleled flexibility during the development process, and helps to ensure gamers will encounter a world filled with unexpected new playing experiences when the game launches.”
Director of Global Business Development for CryEngine 3 at Crytek, Carl Jones, added: “It has been exciting to see a developer of ChangYou’s pedigree harnessing the potential of CryEngine 3 and producing a final product that is already generating a buzz among China’s vibrant gaming community. As the original licensee of CryEngine in China, ChangYou boast a deep working knowledge of the technology, and the early reaction to God Slayer offers further evidence that CryEngine 3 excels at helping developers to create experiences that stand out from the crowd.”
God Slayer blends eastern and western mythology to create a vast and varied world for players to explore. Upon its release, the game will take its place amid a list of award-winning titles from ChangYou that includes brawler Tian Long Ba Bu and popular online shooter, DDTank.