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World of Warplanes taking off on September 26

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 20, 2013 4:30pm PDT

You may think you've been playing World of Warplanes for weeks now, but no, you're wrong. Developer Wargaming.net today announced the free-to-play plane 'em up is taxing out of the open beta hangar and onto the digital runway for a September 26. I'm using plane-based metapho...


World of Tanks Blitz invading iOS and Android

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 26, 2013 9:45am PDT

For the modern tank commander on the go, Wargaming today announced World of Tanks Blitz, an iOS and Android game inspired by its wildly successful tank 'em up World of Tanks. Like the PC original, Blitz will be free-to-play.


"Interesting idea, but as with all things mobile it'll completely depend on the touch controls. ..."

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World of Tanks dev acquires Gas Powered Games

By John Keefer, Feb 14, 2013 9:15am PST

In announcing the cancellation of his Wildman Kickstarter earlier this week, Gas Powered Games CEO Chris Taylor said he had something in the works for his company to survive. Enter Wargaming, which has announced it has acquired the embattled developer for an undisclosed sum.


"Supreme Commander Free edition! Upgrade now to tech teir 2 for only $19.99! On sale this week: ..."

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World of Tanks dev buys Day 1 Studios for console development

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 29, 2013 7:30am PST

World of Tanks developer and publisher Wargaming has acquired Day 1 Studios as part of a move to enter console development. It paid $20 milllion for the maker of MechAssault and F.E.A.R. 3, now named Wargaming West, and plans to put it to work on an unannounced console game....


"They have all the money they can spend and yet still do not fix bugs that have been around since ..."

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World of Tanks prettification update 8.0 live

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 27, 2012 6:45am PDT

Fine free-to-play tank 'em up World of Tanks is now substantially prettier, as update 8.0 and its graphical overhaul is now live on both North American and European servers. 8.0 also overhauls the physics system, meaning tanks can no longer casually hang over the edge of a c...


"Play low-tier tanks to get cash. I'm not a fan of the new graphics, turned it off after ..."

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World of Tanks 8.0 overhauls graphics

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 09, 2012 1:45pm PDT

Free-to-play tank 'em up World of Tanks is getting a sizeable overhaul in patch 8.0, with new movement physics and a graphical revamp which runs faster while looking fancier.


"currently this can be cured by purchasing a type59 tomorrow morning :)"

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World of Battleships announced

By Garnett Lee, Aug 16, 2011 5:40pm PDT

Following in the wake of World of Tanks, Wargaming.net has announced the massively multiplayer naval battle game World of Battleships.


"on paper, yes. since the Yamato never saw active service nobody will ever know."

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