Join Wargaming’s music competition today!

Whether you pluck the harp, rock out on guitar, or mix tracks on your deck, World of Tanks is calling on its talented community to break out their weapon of choice and remix or cover the game’s epic main theme. As part of a total revamp of World of Tanks’ sound effects and soundtracks, to arrive next year, the game launched the Tank Factor music competition, and has been collaborating with different artists, including metal band Sabaton and legendary game musician Akira Yamaoka. There are two categories open for submission…

World of Tanks Blitz Twister Cup on Course for Minsk

World of Tanks Blitz proudly announces its 2017 Twister Cup. The heaviest hitting teams from four regions will descend on Minsk, Belarus, on November 11 to battle for their slice of $30,000. Last year’s Twister Cup declared New York City its battlefield, and saw team C4 from the CIS take home the title of champions. In 2017, World of Tanks Blitz heads back to where it all began, the birthplace of the game, Minsk. “With eSports, we give players the opportunity to see which of them is truly the best…

Deus Vult! Total War: ARENA Closed Beta Begins

The lines have been drawn and the war horns have been sounded, which means Total War: ARENA is now ready for its Closed Beta Test (CBT) to begin. Right out of the gate, budding tacticians have three factions at their disposal: Romans, Greeks, and Barbarians, featuring ten iconic commanders from Caesar, Leonidas, and, new for the CBT—Boudica. Commanders can get to grips with 140+ units, covering archers, spearmen, blade-wielders, siege units, and more. Boudica also brings with her an entirely new Barbarian Army Tech Tree to progress through, including fearsome…

World of Tanks Debuts 30-vs-30 Battles

World of Tanks has spoken to their players and taken on board their request and now they are rolling out Update 9.20 with player influenced content. Grand Battles 30-vs-30 mode and following an exciting 1st Season of Ranked Battles, 2nd Beta Season is about to begin. Bigger battles and more tanks. Two things players have been wanting for a while, and Grand Battles delivers both: 30–vs-30 on a huge new map, Nebelburg, measuring 1.4 km by 1.4 km. This exciting new mode is the domain of Tier X tanks only,…

World of Warships 0.6.10 Update Notes

The British battleship branch makes its dramatic entrance! Say hello to these battling Britons: Tier III: Bellerophon Tier IV: Orion Tier V: Iron Duke Tier VI: Queen Elizabeth Tier VII: King George V Tier VIII: Monarch Tier IX: Lion Tier X: Conqueror They’re masters of midrange marksmanship and get the Improved Repair Party consumable, which restores more HP after receiving damage from shell hits. They also pack HE shells with increased damage and armor penetration. The tier III-VI ships reward aggressive play and absorb punishment well with thick hulls and bouncy bow armor, and the tier VII-X ships…

World of Warships Tirpitz & Atlanta giveaway (EU code)

It’s giveaway time! And this time we have a nice bundle for all you World of Warships fans! This time we are going to give away: Tier VIII Tirpitz One of the two mightiest battleships in the German Navy. Akin to the lead ship of her class, Tirpitz had heavy ship armor, powerful artillery, and a high speed. Weak horizontal armor protection was the main drawback of her design, but this was largely offset by improving her AA defense. Tier  VII Atlanta A relatively small ship for her type featuring powerful AA…

War Stories Introduces Next Chapter in World of Tanks History

Wargaming announced today the first-ever campaign mode in World of Tanks history, War Stories, launching August 22. Exclusive to World of Tanks on Console, the new PvE mode introduces both solo and co-op episodic gameplay to the popular franchise, unleashing the ultimate tanking experience as gamers attempt to relive historical events, discover alternate histories, or play-out fantasy campaigns. “War Stories is the next evolution for our brand,” said TJ Wagner, Creative Director and Executive Producer at Wargaming’s Chicago-Baltimore studio. “As the first campaign series in the World of Tanks universe,…

Get Ready to Feel the Noize With World of Tanks’ New Music with Akira Yamaoka and Sabaton 

World of Tanks is happy to unveil the set list on new in-game music that will soon be taking the stage as well as celebrate the musical talents of its very own community. The heavy-metal band Sabaton and veteran musician Akira Yamaoka, known to be avid tankers, have brought a special vehicle into the game and created an epic music score, respectively. The World of Tanks Audio Team is constantly improving in-game sounds and music to give players the most authentic and immersive experience possible. The next big step in…

Wargaming and VRTech to Collaborate on Creating Entertaining VR Content

Wargaming is excited to announce a deal with VRTech, a Moscow-based company, which focuses on VR technology. The collaboration is set to combine VRTech’s solutions and Wargaming’s expertise in game design and visual effects. The companies aim at delivering new common initiatives that will introduce engaging VR experiences to the European market. “The potential of taking location-based VR to a new level is an opportunity we had to capitalize on,” said Aleksandr Zezulin, R&D Operations Director at Wargaming. “With this partnership, we are planning to change the public perception of…

Review – World of Warships: HMS Gallant

HMS Gallant (H59) was a G-class destroyer, built for the Royal Navy in the mid-1930s. laid down by Alexander Stephen and Sons in Glasgow, Scotland on 15 September 1934, launched on 26 September 1935 and completed on 25 February 1936. Excluding government-furnished equipment like the armament, the ship cost £252,920.[4] She was assigned to the 1st Destroyer Flotilla of the Mediterranean Fleet upon commissioning The HMS Gallant was then transferred from the Mediterranean Fleet shortly after the beginning of World War II to the British Isles, to escort shipping in local waters. She was slightly damaged by German aircraft during the evacuation of Allied troops from Dunkirk (Operation Dynamo) at the end of May 1940.…