Crytek just released CryEngine 5.6. Several new features in this release are: the support for area lights, full-body ragdoll IK system, updates to it’s cloth simulation, improvements to the Sandbox workflow, new AI Behavior Tree tools, new Audio system and much more. The game engine received over 1000 changes in this release.
GameFromScratch is kindly enough to create this review video about the new stuffs happening in the engine.
If you want to learn more about this new release you can check out the official page here.