Homefront sequel confirmed, will be developed by Crytek
- Posted September 20th, 2011 at 13:25 EDT by Michael Harradence
Celebrated first-person shooter developer Crytek will be taking the reins on the next instalment in the Homefront series, publishing powerhouse THQ has announced.
The game, which has yet to receive an official title, will be due out on consoles and PC in THQ’s fiscal year 2014.
Danny Bilson, THQ’s EVP of Core Games, commented, Selecting Crytek to take Homefront forward underscores our strategy of working with the industry’s best talent.”
“Homefront’s unique setting and storyline captivated gamers the world over. With Crytek’s industry leading technology and legendary experience in the FPS genre, we’re supremely confident that the next Homefront will deliver that AAA-quality experience that players demand.”
“We see Homefront as a really strong universe that has a lot of potential and that has been expertly created and marketed by THQ,” added Crytek’s CEO and President, Cevat Yerli.