Electronic Arts and Crytek have announced that Crysis 3 pre-orders are 35 percent higher than Crysis 2 was just before launch. Crysis 3 at the end of January peaked at 40 percent higher than the previous game in the franchise during the same time frame.
It was also revealed that the beta was a huge success with more than three million players. Also the Youtube videos of the game have been watched more than 16 million units on the official Crysis YouTube channel.
Crysis 3 will be released for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and Electronic Arts' digital download service Origin. The game will be available on February 19 in North America and February 22 in Europe.