BioShock Recreated with CryEngine 3 Looks Stunning!

By   /   Apr 6, 2015

Back in 2007 2K Boston,now known as Irrational Games gave us something that many of us have cherished for a long time. However, there still are fans of the original BioShock game that haven’t quite gotten over it yet.

One such fans is a 3D Artist who went on to pay homage to the game in the form of a recreated scene using CryEngine 3.

Those who have played the game would recognize the scene from the opening of the game when the player makes it to the underwater city for the first time.

When you see the video above you are surely going to praise the visual upgrade that the 3D artist has managed to ring to the game over what it originally looked like running on Unreal Engine 2.5

CryEngine 3 was released two years after BioShock was released i.e. in 2009 and still widely used by developers. Some of the games that have recently made use of it include Star Citizen and Evolve.

Here’s what the artist had had to do in order to achieve the results:

I loved working on this project, because it forced me to push myself further, having to learn Zbrush for the sculptures and becoming more involved with CryEngines Trackview, Flowgraph and audio systems.
I would like to further push this scene in the future by involving the player into the animations and extend the scene to Rapture itself.

So tell me, doesn’t this make you want to play a remastered version of the original BioShock game?

Featured Videos

Hot Right Now


The AMD Ryzen CPU Hits The Right Marks, Just Needs Right Price

The AMD Ryzen CPU was demoed recently and what a demo it was. AMD showed that the upcoming AMD...

by   /   Dec 15, 2016
Death Stranding leak

New Death Stranding Leak Revealed The Name Of Norman Reedus’ Character

Hideo Kojima rocked the internet with the reveal of Death Stranding trailer at The Game Awards...

by   /   Dec 15, 2016
Video Game Remasters

Untold Stories of Video Game Remasters – the Good, Bad, and Ugly

In today’s video, we discuss something subjective – are video game remasters good or bad? And...

by   /   Sep 9, 2016
Video Game Villains

Top 10 Invincible Video Game Villains Who Just Won’t Die, No Matter What

We all are accustomed with video game villains and the story usually concludes with the fall of...

by   /   Aug 18, 2016
Panasonic 3DO

Top-10 Retro Consoles You Never Knew Existed

Video gaming has come a long way! While we are well-acquainted with the likes of Xbox Scorpio and...

by   /   Aug 17, 2016
Load More