Winter Crescent were formed at the winter of 2000 by Alexis Ktistakis, in Heraklion Crete, Greece.
The band started to find a stable formation in early 2008. and recorded an EP entitled Battle Of Egos, with 7 songs (35 minutes playtime), which was self-released in the early May of 2009.
This EP was rewarded by the Greek Metal Hammer as the "Pick of the Month" (Sep 2009) and 85% on February's German Rock Hard. In the late September of 2009, Winter Crescent went on tour with Soundgeist, Everfailed, The Mobius Band and Winter's Verge and played in 7 cities around Greece (Heraklion , Rethymno, Gianena, Katerini, Larissa, Thesaloniki and Athens).
After that, Winter Crescent had their first official video clip for the song "Battle of Egos part 1" which was produced by "Atheaton Media Center".
In the summer of 2011 Winter Crescent entered Rock Band 3 for Xbox by having all of the songs from Battle of Egos in the game
Winter Crescent are currently in the studio, recording their new album.