Overview - CRYENGINE 5.5.0 Preview 3

We are very pleased to bring you the 5.5.0 Preview 3 release. Our Dev Team have been busy improving on the earlier previews that were released on 20 March 2018 and the 03 May 2018. 

As always we really do welcome further feedback and comments from the CRYENGINE Community, but please can these come through our normal channels i.e. the Github Issue Reporter and the 5.5 Feedback Thread.

Accessing the 5.5.0 Preview 3 Release

Engine versions are now available through the CRYENGINE Launcher. 

  1. Log into the CRYENGINE Launcher
  2. Go to LIBRARY -> My Engines where your currently installed and available Engines are listed. From there Engines can be updated (installed).

 Github

Preview Engine versions are also available from Github, however Sandbox Editor source code is only available via Github.

  1. Go to:  https://github.com/CRYTEK/CRYENGINE/releases/5.5.0_preview3
  2. Download CRYENGINE_preview_5.5.0.193_pc.zip
  3. Unzip it somewhere and open the directory “CRYENGINE_preview_5.5.0.193_pc”
  4. Double click on InstallEngine.bat

Code Interface Changes

For more information. see the Important CRYENGINE 5.5 Data and Code Changes.

If you are updating from CRYENGINE 5.4, please read this topic: Migrating from CRYENGINE 5.4 to CRYENGINE 5.5.

Known Issues

Animation

Animation General

AI

AI System

Audio

Middleware Updates

Audio General

DRS (Dynamic Response System)

Core/System

Engine General

Common

System

CMake

Action General

Schematyc

Templates

Default Entities

Graphics and Rendering

Renderer General

Vulkan

3D Engine

Particles

C#

C#.Core

Physics

Physics

Network

Network

Project System

CryVersionSelector

Sandbox

Editor General

Tools

Tools General

Resource Compiler

Additional Fixes