Co-publisher will deliver Warface's explosive action to a new audience
FRANKFURT AM MAIN, Germany, March 28, 2013 /CNW/ - Crytek GmbH today
announced a new partnership with game publisher Level Up! that will
bring their free-to-play FPS, Warface, to players in Brazil.
Brazil's leading distributor of online games, Level Up! have been
delivering exciting online experiences to players for over a decade,
with millions of gamers enjoying the range of titles they operate
across Brazil, India and the Philippines. Acting as co-publisher for
Warface, Level Up! will now give players in South America's biggest
country the chance to join with friends and tackle the intense
cooperative and competitive missions on offer in the military shooter.
"Level Up! boast unparalleled experience in delivering great online
games to players in Brazil," said Dirk Metzger, General Manager of
Publishing at Crytek. "By partnering with them, we can be confident
that players across the country will be able to experience Warface as
intended and discover for themselves why the game is steadily amassing
an army of fans around the world."
The imminent arrival of Warface in Brazil means the game will soon be
available to players across five continents.
About Level Up! Games
Level Up! is a company founded in Asia in 2002 with the mission of
introducing an innovative and interactive digital entertainment
experience to the markets in which it operates. Founded in the
Philippines, the company then branched out to Brazil, where it has been
operating since 2004. The Brazilian branch is now the group's main
operation, with over 170 employees and a base of over 1.6 million
active users per month in the country. In late 2012, the company
inaugurated its operation in LATAM, based in Colombia, focusing on
bringing the Level Up! quality to all Spanish-speaking countries in the
A pioneer and benchmark in the online games market, Level Up! brings a
wide range of titles from all genres in Brazil, universalizing the
concept of fun in accordance with the preferences of its customers. The
company invests continuously in the development of partnerships with
the world's major games producers, ensuring the best and most eagerly
awaited titles are launched in Portuguese.
About Crytek GmbH
Crytek GmbH ("Crytek") is an independent company at the forefront of the
interactive entertainment industry, and is dedicated to pushing the
boundaries of gaming by creating standout experiences for Xbox 360,
Playstation 3, PC, mobile devices and games-as-service using their
cutting-edge 3D-Game-Technology, CryENGINE(R).
The company's headquarters are in Frankfurt am Main (Germany). Crytek
also has studios in Kiev (Ukraine), Budapest (Hungary), Sofia
(Bulgaria), Seoul (South Korea), Nottingham (UK), Shanghai (China),
Istanbul (Turkey) and Austin (USA).
Since its foundation in 1999, Crytek has consistently been recognized
for excellence in its field, earning accolades such as the 2011 Develop
Award for Best Independent Studio and a 2010 Red Dot Design Award. Its
multi-award winning games include Far Cry(R), Crysis(R) (awarded best
PC Game of E3 2007 and Best Technology at the 2008 Game Developers
Choice Awards), Crysis Warhead(R) (awarded Best Graphics Technology at
IGN Best of 2008
Awards), Crysis(R) 2 (awarded Best Shooter of E3 2010 and Gamescom 2010)
and Warface (awarded Best Social/Casual/Online Game of Gamescom 2012).
For more information, please visit http://www.crytek.com.
SOURCE: Crytek GmbH
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