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At rendering large scenes and open expanses? Unreal Engine 3 or Cryengine 3? UDK is simply heaps better than the Cryengine 3 SDK but as far as I can tell CE3 looks better. So I guess it comes down to efficiency in large scenes
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I think the CryENGINE is slightly better to be honest with you, however this engine is more tuned to run with a build that is equally tuned. If you want efficiency go with Unreal!

Does this help? I hope so!
 
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So you think Unreal will perform better in large scenes? I feel like it might not given examples like Gears 3 vs. Crysis 2. Anyone else have any insight?
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I suppose it is mostly opinion, but yeah I personally think Unreal would be better for an efficient build. Granted though Crysis does have some good distance scenery rendering.
 
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Does anyone have an examples of massive UE3 maps made in SDK? I know the Cryengines can pull off large environments with decent performance scaling but I've never seen an Unreal Engine 3 map of the same caliber, which is why I'm unsure about it.
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going to have to say CryEngine because all the stuffs i've seen on Unreal Engine (killing floor) have been very crappy
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Well, Killing Floor was made on Unreal Engine 2.5, plus it's a great game even if it's not pretty.
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