Remedy signs a new game project with Smilegate

Finnish game developer Remedy Entertainment Plc and Korean game company Smilegate Entertainment Inc. have reached an agreement over a new CROSSFIRE game project to begin development. The total development time for the new CROSSFIRE project is approximately two years.

Remedy has developed a single-player story mode for the next versions of Smilegate’s highly successful first-person shooter CROSSFIRE. Most of Remedy’s development work has been finalized and the majority of Remedy’s CROSSFIRE development team is focusing on the new project.

“It’s been exciting to get to know the vast world of CROSSFIRE and use our storytelling skills to create new CROSSFIRE single-player experiences. The quality of the story mode we’ve developed, the excellent working relationship with Smilegate, and the high motivation of our CROSSFIRE development team make us really happy to continue our strong partnership”, says Tero Virtala, CEO of Remedy Entertainment.

“We are happy with what Remedy has developed to expand the variety of the CROSSFIRE IP, and to provide impressive and exciting gameplay experiences for players through the single-player story mode.

We look forward to continuing our partnership with Remedy and creating new high-quality experiences to FPS players all over the world”, says Ina Jang, CEO of Smilegate Entertainment.

CROSSFIRE, created and owned by Smilegate, is one of the world’s most popular first-person shooters. It has over 650 million registered players in 80 countries and over 8.5 million simultaneous players. CROSSFIRE generates over billion dollars in annual revenue.

About Remedy Entertainment

Remedy Entertainment Plc. is a globally successful console and PC game company founded in 1995 and based in Espoo, Finland. Remedy creates cinematic blockbuster action games that break media boundaries and push the envelope of 3D character technology, storytelling and visual effects. For further information: https://www.remedygames.com

About Smilegate

CROSSFIRE, created and owned by Smilegate, is the world’s most popular first-person shooter with over 8.5 million concurrent players and 650 million registered players.

Smilegate currently services CROSSFIRE in 80 countries throughout Asia, Europe, South and North American regions.

With expertise in game development and global service operations, Smilegate continues to build on success and expands its global business, creating online and mobile games in a wide variety of genre such as FPS, MMORPG, VR, and more. For further information: https://www.smilegate.com/en/company/ci.asp

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