Introduction to CryEngine 3
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Opening a level in CryENGINE 3
1.To open Cryengine 3 :
Open Bin32-> Editor.exe ( for 32 bit )
Bin64 -> Editor.exe ( for 64 bit)
2. To Open an pre-existing level
When we choose the Open option , a default browser window to Cryengine3/game/levels folder is opened.
Browse to Singleplayer/Forest.cry*
(*Forest.cry is a default pre-existing level)
3.A .cry file:
Basically .cry file is an Cryengine file. It is an archive comprised of binary and XML data that is only used by the CRYENGINE editor. However it can be viewed with an appropriate archiving program such as WinRAR.
**To download Cryengine click here
*** Unlike MAYA, in Cryengine tutorial we will learn the tools as we progress.