Crytek is a German video game company founded in 1999 by three Turkish brothers: Cevat, Avni and Faruk Yerli. Crytek's main headquarters are in Frankfurt, Germany, with five other studios in Kiev, Budapest, Sofia, South Korea and Nottingham. Crytek's development team is made up of 296 game professionals from Europe (249), Asia (24), North America (14), Oceania (7) and Africa (1). They are best known for developing the game Far Cry and the CryEngine that the game uses, and more recently Crysis and CryEngine 2. They are currently developing CryEngine 3 which was first demonstrated at GDC 2009. Crytek has partnerships with Electronic Arts, Ubisoft, NVIDIA, Intel, AMD, FMOD, Scaleform, Xoreax Software, Sparkasse Coburg, and Rating Services. Crytek's development team is composed of game professionals from over 36 nations.