CryEngine Source Code Now Available For Free

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Crytek has made CryEngine an open source game development engine for anyone to use, and you can get started by downloading all necessary materials from Github. Users are free to use CryEngine, which was recently updated to its 5.1 version, to create games and release them as commercial products as long as they do not violate Crytek’s terms of service.

These rules include not using CryEngine to create software that could be considered as a military project, gambling, science based, architectural based, pornography, simulation (technical, scientific, other) or a serious game. That last term means games that aren’t created for the sole purpose to entertain but for any of the other above terms.

The full terms and conditions for CryEngine can be read here.

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2 Comments

  1. Crytek’s death throes

  2. Long-Awaited Check of CryEngine V from PVS-Studio
    The engine is written in C++ and has immediately attracted attention of both the open-source developer community and the team of developers of PVS-Studio static analyzer who regularly scan the code of open-source projects to estimate its quality.
    The project’s source code was checked by PVS-Studio static analyzer, version 6.05.

    Read more here http://www.viva64.com/en/b/0417/

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