New Social Media Publishing Service goes Live with Closed Beta

GFACE GmbH (GFACE) – an affiliate of Crytek, one of the world’s leading independent development studios for interactive entertainment - announced today the freemium only social media publishing service The service is now open for registrations for its closed beta phase. Next to its social media features GFACE is designed to enable its users to play games together live and to discover and live-share entertainment content with friends. Currently the service is being tested with a limited amount of participants for enhancing, simplifying, and polishing the user experience. More users will be invited soon. GFACE will be releasing and enhancing the service over time by utilizing its user’s feedback and adding new features and tools in the process, which will bring it closer to the goal of delivering an innovative and user friendly social entertainment experience.

“GFACE enables its users to discover and experience entertainment together in real time. ‘Play. Together. Live’ encompasses our mission to re-imagine the way we play, the way we interact with each other – live in an entirely new way. We want everybody to play everywhere for free.”, said Cevat Yerli, CEO & President of Crytek and director of GFACE.

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About GFACE GmbH

GFACE GmbH ("GFACE") is an innovative, high quality social media publishing service. The inspiration and ideas behind GFACE were born in 2007 in collaboration with Cevat Yerli CEO of Crytek - one of the world's leading independent development studios for interactive entertainment.

GFACE is a registered trademark of GFACE GmbH in the USA, Germany and/or other countries.

About Crytek GmbH

Crytek GmbH ("Crytek") is one of the world’s leading independent development studios for interactive entertainment. It is based in Frankfurt am Main (Germany) and has additional studios in Kiev (Ukraine), Budapest (Hungary), Sofia (Bulgaria), Seoul (South Korea) and Nottingham (UK).Crytek is dedicated to creating exceptionally high-quality video games for next-generation consoles and PC, powered by their proprietary cutting-edge 3D-Game-Technology, CryENGINE®.

Since its foundation in 1999, Crytek has created the multi-award winning PC titles 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) and Crysis® 2 (awarded Best Shooter of E3 2010 and Gamescom 2010).

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Crytek is a registered trademark of Crytek GmbH in the USA, Germany and/or other countries.

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