Crytek is a German video game company, founded in 1999 by Turk brothers Cevat, Avni Yerli and Faruk Yerli (German nationals of Turkish descent). They are best known for developing the Far Cry and Crysis series of games. Their most recent major product is Ryse: Son of Rome for Xbox One.
On September 20, 2011, THQ and Crytek announced their partnership to have developed Homefront 2 by Crytek UK using the latest CryEngine technology. After THQ filed for bankruptcy, Crytek acquired the Homefront franchise from THQ entirely on January 22, 2013.