The Crysis Special Edition was a limited edition version of Crysis, released alongside it. It retained many additional features that the standard version did not, though the actual games themselves were exactly the same.
Along with Crysis, the Crysis Special Edition included the following:
- Steel game case
- Special edition DVD containing:
- "Making of Crysis" and "Meet the Developers" featurettes
- Initial Crysis concept video
- Additional "key trailers"
- Showreel of original concept and production artwork
- High-resolution screenshots
- A 28-page game manual
- A 16-page concept art booklet
- An exclusive in-game multiplayer amphibious Armored Personnel Carrier vehicle
- Official soundtrack CD by composer Inon Zur
- South African release also included an EA CRYSIS T-shirt.