Crytek annouces studio dedicated to online gaming - 2013-01-17 21:11:51

 Crytek has announced the opening of Crytek Instanbul will focus on the development of free-to-play and online games.

As well, Crytek has said they will also have a focus on Crytek’s Warface and social gaming network GFACE, while overseeing the growth of CryENGINE in Turkey, the Middle East and North Africa.

CEO Cevat Yerli said in a press release, the company has had ambitions to invest in Turkey for a while and believe that now is the time to do so.

“Crytek Istanbul not only opens the door to further growth, it represents reinvestment in a country that has special bonds for us as a company,” he said.

This is Crytek’s eighth internationl studio so far, with its main headquaters located in Germany. Crytek’s list of studios include the Ukraine, Bulgaria, Hungary, South Korea, the U.K. and China.