World of Tanks Summary
has revealed all the key details about the upcoming World of Tanks Grand Finals of the Wargaming.net League. Between April 25–26 in Warsaw, twelve of the very best virtual tanker teams will go head to head.
They'll be battling over a $300K prize pool, competing in a slightly revamped tournament format that Wargaming has designed with the help of pro gamers. It's intended to make battles more streamlined and thrilling.
World of Tanks and The Banner Saga "filtered out" by Paradox Interactive, "not always our money to make"
If you ask whetherwould have liked to have published MMO World of Tanks and surprise hit The Banner Saga, then surely they'd jump at the chance? Not so, reveals VP of acquisition, Shams Jorjani.
Paradox actually had the opportunity to sign them but didn't "due to them not matching our pillars," they explained. CEO Fred Wester adds they "weren't sure about the business model" for World of Tanks.
As of today, a new 'Winter Showdown' mode is available in World of Tanks. Three concept tanks are ready in 8-bit glory to do battle in specially made maps. This mode will be playable until February 9th.
It's 10 vs. 10 or 5 person platoons duking it out in 8-bit glory, where the aim is to destroy all opposition or capture a single base. A special 'Operation: Winter' medal is up for grabs for 8-bit veterans.
You know what World of Tanks could really do with? More tanks. There's only around five million in the game already, which is such a paltry number. Developer Wargaming clearly agrees with me, which is why players will soon be able to get their hands on 10 new British vehicles in
The new roster consists of light tanks, mediums and tank destroyers, and contains such famous lumbering metal coffins as the Sherman Firefly and Achilles Tank Destroyer. There's a new vehicle for each Tier from II to X.
World of Tanks has just received its latest batch of new content in update 9.4, which adds the Stalingrad map, improvements to player Strongholds, and changes to Team Battles.
has also released a few videos that explain what dedicated tank aces can expect from all this new stuff. One of them is quite annoying.