Frankfurt am Main (Germany) – July 18, 2011


Golfzon is very proud to announce the extension of the partnership with Crytek for the development of its first online golf game. In the recent past, Golfzon had already used Crytek’s CryENGINE 2 technology for the ‘Golfzon Real’ screen golf simulator. On February 14th both Golfzon and Crytek attended the official signing ceremony at Golfzon’s HQ in Seoul and declared the licensing deal for CryENGINE 3.

 “We are delighted to welcome Golfzon back for another CryENGINE project.  Their excellent previous CryENGINE based simulator, ‘Golfzon Real’ set a new benchmark for quality in the field and we’re glad it has been deservedly successful.” said Carl Jones, Director of CryENGINE Global Business Development at Crytek. “Both companies have been working together very closely to build a great partnership.  Crytek will again provide the best technology and technical support to Golfzon and we are very confident that Golfzon’s new project will enjoy great success in the worldwide gaming market.”

 “Golfzon will take advantage of CryENGINE 3, the best and the latest game development technology out there, to expand our business to online golf games successfully,” said Wonil Kim, CEO of Golfzon. “And we expect that the synergy between Golfzon’s experience with golf content  and Crytek’s technology will create very new and outstanding online golf content.”


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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