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    Crytek is an independent videogame developer, publisher and technology provider. Crytek has created multiple award-winning titles, including the original Far Cry, the Crysis series, Ryse: Son of Rome and Warface. All of Crytek's games are developed using CRYENGINE, the company's cutting-edge 3D game technology, which is also the first choice of other leading developers and licensees when creating games for PC, Xbox One, Playstation 4, Wii UTM, iOS and Android. Crytek's ongoing growth in the games-as-a-service market has extended the company's reach as they continue to deliver top quality interactive experiences to players through self-publishing platforms online.
    HQFrankfurt am Main, DE
    Employee Ratings2.8

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    Employees (est.) (Sep 2019)489

    Key People/Management at Crytek

    Cevat Yerli

    Cevat Yerli

    President & CEO / Co-Founder
    Faruk Yerli

    Faruk Yerli

    Avni Yerli

    Avni Yerli

    Co-Founder & Managing Director
    Ilya Mamontov

    Ilya Mamontov

    Director of Games Operation
    Yvonne Lipowicz

    Yvonne Lipowicz

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    Crytek Office Locations

    Crytek has offices in Frankfurt am Main, Seoul, Budapest, Kiev and in 3 other locations
    Frankfurt am Main, DE (HQ)
    16-18 Grüneburgweg
    Sofia, BG
    Business Park Sofia, Building 5, Entrance A, Floor 5, BG-Sofia 1766
    Shanghai, CN
    9th Floor, Baoqing Mansion, No.21, Bao Qing Rd, Xuhui District
    Budapest, HU
    Bocskai street 134-146 H-1113
    Seoul, KR
    8th floor IS Bldg., 719-35 Yeoksam-dong
    Istanbul, TR
    Büyükdere Cad. No:103/A Kat:2, 34394
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    Game Engines Global Market 2018: Key Players – Unity Technologies, Epic Games, Chukong Tech, Crytek, Valve Corporation

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    Game Engines Market Report 2018: Top Company, Trends And Future Forecasts Details Till 2023

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    Crytek’s Hunt: Showdown gets its first big content update

    Crytek’s Hunt: Showdown has received its first content update, and the German game publisher and engine maker says it’s “huge.” The game is a multiplayer-only title in which two players search through swampy maps to find and kill demonic beasts — at the same time where a few other two-player human h…

    Crytek replaces CEO Cevat Yerli with his brothers

    German game developer and engine creator Crytek announced that Cevat Yerli will step down as CEO, and his brothers Avni and Faruk Yerli will take over as joint CEOs. Cevat Yerli will continue to serve as strategic shareholder. The change follows the launch last week of the Frankfurt-based company’s …

    Crytek’s multiplayer shooter Hunt: Showdown starts closed alpha testing on January 31

    Crytek announced today that its upcoming multiplayer shooter Hunt: Showdown will enter closed alpha testing on January 31 for PC. You can sign up for a chance to play here. Hunt: Showdown has players fighting across an open map. Competitors, either alone or in teams of two, race to kill monsters and…
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    Crytek Blogs

    Hunt: Showdown Free This Weekend on Steam

    Hunt: Showdown will be free to play on Steam from Thursday, August 9th at 10 am PT/1 pm ET/ 7 pm CEST to Monday, August 13th at 10 am PT/1 pm ET/ 7 pm CEST. During that time, the game will also be on sale for 20% off. The free weekend event also coincides with the addition of South American servers …

    Hunt: Showdown Update 2.2 Hits Steam Today

    Today Crytek announced yet another update to their Early Access multi-player bounty hunting game Hunt: Showdown. Update 2.2 is packed with fixes, optimizations, new equipment, and new traits. On top of that, the update also includes a reporting system and Steam trading cards. With Update 2.2, player…

    New Hunt: Showdown Content Arrives in Update 2.1

    Even more new content for Hunt: Showdown, Crytek’s Early Access multiplayer bounty hunting game, went live today with the release of Update 2.1, coming hot on the heels of the release of Update 2. Update 2.1’s two biggest additions are both community-requested features: a partner spectator mode for …

    Update 2 Brings New Content and Features to Hunt: Showdown

    New content for Hunt: Showdown went live today with the release of Update 2, bringing new features, equipment, and improvements to the game, many of which were requested specifically by the Hunt community. To celebrate, Hunt will be discounted 20% during the Steam Summer Sale, from June 21st to July…

    Hunt: Showdown Teases New Weapons and Enemy at E3

    Crytek has revealed new footage of upcoming weapons (and a new monster!) for its first-person bounty hunting game Hunt: Showdown, which debuted during the PC Gaming Show at E3. This content, which will accompany other new features and additions to the game, will be released very soon.

    Hunt: Showdown Adds Five More Languages

    Today Crytek announced that Hunt: Showdown will be available to players in five more languages: Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, and Polish. Hunt is a competitive first-person bounty hunting game with heavy PvE elements, available now on Steam Early Access for 29.99 ($/€).

    Crytek Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Crytek founded?

      Crytek was founded in 1999.

    • Who are Crytek key executives?

      Crytek's key executives are Cevat Yerli, Faruk Yerli and Avni Yerli.

    • How many employees does Crytek have?

      Crytek has 489 employees.

    • Who are Crytek competitors?

      Competitors of Crytek include Starbreeze, nDreams and Tammeka.

    • Where is Crytek headquarters?

      Crytek headquarters is located at 16-18 Grüneburgweg, Frankfurt am Main.

    • Where are Crytek offices?

      Crytek has offices in Frankfurt am Main, Seoul, Budapest, Kiev and in 3 other locations.

    • How many offices does Crytek have?

      Crytek has 7 offices.