Wargaming News


Disney Interactive and Wargaming will also skip E3 2016

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 04, 2016 12:08pm PST

The major publishers are dropping like flies, as Disney and Wargaming are the latest to announce that they will not be attending E3 this year.


"Seriously, especially when the things they're selling are designed to be experienced over the ..."

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E3 2015: World of Tanks bulldozes its way to Xbox One in July with cross-platform support

By Tad Huempfner, Jun 16, 2015 1:16pm PDT

World of Tanks will roll onto Xbox One in July with cross-platform support and an all-new Proving Grounds mode.


"I saw cross platform support and assumed it was going to allow consoles and PCs to play together. "

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World of Tanks launching tournament league this week

By Steve Watts, May 06, 2014 3:00pm PDT

Wargaming is kicking off the Wargaming.net League this week, a worldwide World of Tanks tournament with a $2.5 million prize pool at stake.


"well on the 360 they are practically a goddamn laser beam. You'd think there are some goddamn ..."

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World of Tanks 1.1 updates adds tank crews to Xbox 360

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 15, 2014 12:45pm PDT

World of Tanks on Xbox 360 has deployed its 1.1 update, which includes a new map, new tanks, and a new Crew system.


World of Tanks diary highlights Fortifications and Historical Battles modes

By Steve Watts, Apr 11, 2014 4:00pm PDT

A dev diary for World of Tanks details the upcoming Fortifications mode and the long-awaited Historical Battles.


April Fools: World of Warplanes adding UFOs

By Steve Watts, Apr 01, 2014 7:30am PDT

World of Warplanes is adding UFOs today, in a totally legitimate update that we're sure has nothing to do with a certain April-based pranking occasion.


"Eh, it wasn't enough to get me to resub, but apparently you can pilot an asteroid in TOR's new ..."

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April Fools: Wargaming launches World of Tanks: Crayfish

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 01, 2014 6:00am PDT

Launching today is World of Tanks: Crayfish, a spin-off of the popular F2P tank game. Developed by Wargaming Seattle, the game is being described as Chris Taylor's "next big thing."


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World of Tanks free for all Xbox 360 players this weekend

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 27, 2014 4:30pm PDT

Wargaming is helping bring Xbox 360 players World of Tanks for free for this weekend, even if you don't have an Xbox Live Gold membership.


"it is not a F2p normally on 360 since you need to pay 60$ a year to have the privilege of ..."

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World of Tanks Blitz begins closed beta registration

By Steve Watts, Mar 21, 2014 11:30am PDT

Wargaming has announced that you can now register to participate in the closed beta for World of Tanks Blitz, the mobile spin-off of its tank combat game.


World of Tanks Xbox 360 adding 3 new maps in community challenge

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 11, 2014 9:30am PDT

Another three maps are coming to the Xbox 360 edition of free-to-playWorld of Tanks, but players will need to get their hands dirty first. Wargaming today announced 'Map Madness,' a community challenge that'll unlock the new levels one-by-one as players destroy millions and ...


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World of Tanks trailer shows off new Havok physics

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 05, 2014 6:30am PST

If you're going to murder people and smash through civilian homes anyway, it may as well look nice. A new World of Tanks video developer diary gives a good long look at the free-to-play tank 'em up's upcoming physics engine overhaul, which will slap in Havok Physics for pret...


World of Tanks dev diary details 2014 plans

By Steve Watts, Feb 27, 2014 9:30am PST

World of Tanks developer Wargaming has released the first in a series of developer diaries explaining its ambitious plans to revise various visual and gameplay aspects in 2014.


"Haha the dubbed over english voice actors are fucking hilarious."

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World of Tanks launches on Xbox 360

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 12, 2014 12:45pm PST

The final version of World of Tanks has launched on Xbox 360, bringing with it 15v15 tank action and some premium Founders Packs.


"I hopped on to play a game during my lunch break using a Tier 1 tank and wound up with 4600 ..."

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World of Tanks Xbox 360 launches next week

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 04, 2014 7:30am PST

After half a year of testing, with varying amounts of openness, the Xbox 360 edition of World of Tanks is finally set to launch. Publisher Wargaming today announced its free-to-play multiplayer tank 'em up will trundle out next Wednesday, February 12. The beta servers came d...


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World of Tanks servers going offline to prep for Xbox 360 launch

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 27, 2014 6:00pm PST

Servers for World of Tanks: Xbox 360 Edition beta will be going down later this week, in order to prepare the game for its final release.