Crytek's fantasy Kinect game Kingdoms may be called Ryse.
Around 50 staff face redundancy at Crytek Budapest - the studio making Xbox 360-exclusive fantasy title Kingdoms - in the next few weeks, according to an inside source.
Microsoft has announced that Crytek is developing a new exclusive game for Xbox 360 codenamed Kingdoms.
"I'm thrilled to announce an exclusive title from a leading industry developer," said Microsoft's Phil Spencer, introducing the game during Microsoft's E3 conference on Monday.
A trailer followed showing a barren, burnt landscape. A gladiator wandered across it "looking a bit grumpy" according to our reporters on the ground. Blood dripped off his sword.