Crytek and Microsoft Studios have announced that the award-winning PC title, Warface, will arrive on consoles for the first time on Xbox 360 in early 2014.
True to its pedigree, ‘Warface: 360 Edition’ for Xbox 360 will feature vivid graphics and gameplay for intense, first-person shooter action. With regular content updates to keep the experience fresh, Warface enables players to join the front line in competitive and cooperative mission battles with others from around the world. Featuring four distinct soldier classes and special team-based actions, the game places a unique emphasis on joining forces with friends to succeed in battle.
“We’re thrilled to be partnering with Crytek to introduce this award-winning PC franchise to a console audience for the very first time,” said Phil Spencer, corporate vice president, Microsoft Studios. “Our relationship with one of the world’s most talented developers continues to grow, as we bring ‘Ryse: Son of Rome’ to Xbox One, and ‘Warface: 360 Edition’ to Xbox 360.”
A new ‘Warface: 360 Edition’ trailer released today showcases the near-future world of Warface and introduces the elite Team Warface soldiers as they battle the ruthless Blackwood military force.
‘Warface: 360 Edition’ will be available on Xbox 360 as a free-to-play with Gold title1.
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®.
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 two Red Dot Design Awards (in 2010 and 2013). Its multi-award winning games include Far Cry®, Crysis® (awarded best PC Game of E3 2007 and Best Technology at the 2008 Game Developers Choice Awards), Crysis Warhead® (awarded Best Graphics Technology at IGN Best of 2008 Awards), Crysis® 2 (awarded Best Shooter of E3 2010 and Gamescom 2010), Crysis® 3 and Warface (awarded Best Social/Casual/Online Game of Gamescom 2012). For more information, please visit www.crytek.com.
1 Online multiplayer requires Xbox Live Gold Membership (sold separately).