E3 2011: Crytek's 'Ryse' revealed for the Kinect

Crytek has announced it will be stepping into the motion control arena with a new Roman-era fighter for the Kinect, entitled Ryse. Formerly known as Codename Kingdoms, the game was revealed today during Microsoft's E3 press conference, and looks give players the opportunity to duke it out in gladitorial style using a full range of upper and lower body motions.

Microsoft didn't say when Ryse willland for the Kinect, but now that its true name has been revealed, expect Crytek to follow up with more information following E3. In the meantime, have a look at these very first frames the announcement trailer:



June 6, 2011