Developer Crytek have announced that the first-person shooter Warface will be published by My.com in North America and Europe beginning in February 2017. My.com, a global game publisher with a portfolio of high profile online games such as Revelation Online, Armored Warfare, and Skyforge will take over publishing and operations while Crytek will focus on the development and support of the game, continuing updates of Warface worldwide.
This new partnership will allow Crytek to focus on the development aspect while bringing more content and updates to Warface, which will in turn bring more opportunities for fans and players of the game alike. Events and cross-regional cyber sport activities have already been planned for Europe and North America. Crytek and My.com have developed a plan for a smooth transition of operation of players’ accounts. Characters will be saved, as well as all items, rewards, achievements, and currency balance. Detailed instructions will be available soon and communicated to all Warface players through official communication channels, including the game’s forum.
“Crytek and My.com are excited about the transition and look forward to the considerable growth of the game in North America and Europe,” said Faruk Yerli, Founder and Managing Director at Crytek. “My.com team knows the Warface game exceedingly well, thanks to the operation expertise of its parent company Mail.Ru, which is a close partner of Crytek and has been successfully operating Warface in CIS countries for 4 years and made the game one of the leading online shooter game in CIS with a total player base exceeding 40 million registered players.”
Warface is a fast-paced shooter crammed with cooperative and competitive action, stacks of game modes and a wealth of weapons for players to get their hands on. Gamers can choose to play as Riflemen, Medics, Snipers or Engineers as they work together and attempt to uproot the Blackwood military faction in Co-op play, or choose their side and lock horns with fellow players in versus battles.