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Headquarters Los Gatos, CA
Size 50 to 149 Employees
Founded 2000
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Media
Revenue $10 to $25 million (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

Cryptic Studios is a leading developer of massively multiplayer online role playing games, with a reputation for delivering profitable, on-time and on-budget titles. Cryptic developed the innovative and successful City of Heroes, as well as its subsequent expansion, City of Villains. Both titles garnered numerous awards from leading enthusiast press including GameSpy's Game of... More

Mission: Cryptic Studios' development process is centered on efficiently structured teams working together in a collaborative atmosphere to develop high quality games. The goal...More

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Jack Emmert

Chief Executive Officer

Great Place to Work

  Current Senior in Los Gatos, CA

Pros: Good work life balance
Solid benefits and compensation
Nice area to live

People are very friendly and we have board game nights, a large game lounge, company trips to the movies etc.
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No Offer – Reviewed May 29, 2014

Interview Details – The first step was to take a 5 hour timed programming test. There were two programming problems to solve. It was a good difficulty, not too hard but it did make you think and took some time to implement.

A few days after the test there was a short phone interview with an HR person. This was…
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