In a report from Joystiq, EA hosted a preview event revealing their early 2013 lineup, which included Crysis 3. During the event, Crytek founder Cevat Yerli announced the release date.
Together with this announcement, EA also released a new video for Crysis 3 teasing an episodic cinematic video series that will premiere on 12/12/12 (See what they did there?). Check the teaser below.
Crysis 3 will be released for Playstation 3, Xbox360, and PC.