Crytek: Wii U Is ‘Minimum As Powerful As Current Generation
Crytek CEO Cevat Yerli revealed to CVGthat the Wii U is, “at a minimum on par with the current generation.”
He also notes a ‘respected developer’ is working on the Wii U with CryEngine 3. ”My opinion of the Wii U is very high,” stated Yerli.
Although Yerli is happy with the platform, he states that Crytek “[...] didn’t have a business case unfortunately that justifies us making a game for it [Wii U]“.
Although Crytek doesn’t have any games in the pipeline for the Wii U at the moment, the state that CryEngine 3 ‘runs beautifully’ on the Wii U.
“It doesn’t mean that CryEngine 3 doesn’t run on Wii U – it actually runs beautifully. In fact, there actually is a game in development from a respected developer that we will be announcing. I’ve seen the game running and it looks really great.”