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3:00 PM on 04.08.2014

Wargaming.net League Grand Finals recap from Warsaw, Poland

The skinny arms of one of the team members of team Natus Vincere (also known as Na'Vi) were warbling dangerously as he attempted to lift the massive block of solid metal that is the trophy for the Wargaming.net Leag...

Dale North


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10:30 PM on 04.07.2014

Wargaming to invest $10 million in 2014 toward eSports

At a press conference held right before the Wargaming.net League Grand Finals in Warsaw, Poland this past weekend, CEO Victor Kisyli pledged an investment of $10 million toward eSports in 2014.  Wargaming eSports Di...

Dale North

11:30 AM on 03.27.2014

World of Tanks in 2014: Mobile MMO, new PC engine, console updates coming

I met with Wargaming boss Victor Kislyi last week in a dark, quiet, private meeting room on the GDC expo floor on an early morning following what was probably the biggest party of the week. The chief executive looked surprisi...

Dale North

7:45 PM on 03.07.2014

Wargaming.net League eSports Grand Finals in Poland

Wargaming has released the first details for the upcoming eSports Grand Finals, set to take place in Warsaw, Poland on April 4-6.  The grand finals will bring together the best players from all over the world next m...

Dale North

2:00 PM on 02.04.2014

World of Tanks hits the Xbox 360 on February 12th

Some time ago, free-to-play guru Wargaming spoke on Microsoft's stubborness of offering a true "free-to-play" platform. Wargaming wanted to offer World of Tanks truly free without forcing people to subscribe to Xbox Live Gold...

Chris Carter

2:30 PM on 01.20.2014

These ten free-to-play games made over $3B last year

Super Data Research has released their digital sales review of 2013, analyzing how much revenue was made from free-to-play, mobile, console, and PC digital content. In the free-to-play category, the top ten games based on rev...

Hamza CTZ Aziz

12:00 PM on 11.10.2013

Weekend Wallpapers: New and Improved Ninja Gaiden Z style

I'm not even sure when the last time we had such a lovely gathering of eye-exploding 2560x1600 renderings to decorate your desktops with, but here you go anyways. Ten new backgrounds that include: The Joker, World of Pla...

Wesley Ruscher

10:00 AM on 09.04.2013

World of Tanks finals take place at PAX Prime 2013

$100,000 in cash prizes (thanks to Wargaming, Twitch, and NVIDIA) were handed out at the World of Tanks Finals that took place at PAX Prime 2013. Players from North and South America, China, Southeast Asia, Europe, and Russia...

Dale North



Tanks a lot: World of Tanks Xbox 360 hands-on photo
Tanks a lot: World of Tanks Xbox 360 hands-on
by Dale North

I tried my best to flank the enemy and shoot out his treads while trying out World of Tanks for Xbox 360 at gamescom. That helps. Lesson learned. That was after a previous unsuccessful roll-out where I died so quickly that I kind of hoped no one was watching. 

Everyone was watching.

I got some quick hands-on time with both the Xbox 360 and iPad versions of World of Tanks in a gamescom meeting with Wargaming. The insanely popular tank MMO is now making its way to other platforms, with the Xbox 360 currently in beta in North America. The European side of this beta launches this week, too. Asia will follow, as will CIS. Wargaming says that getting the servers set up for all of this has not been easy.

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9:00 PM on 08.08.2013

World of Tanks 8.8 update adds new Soviet, German lines

Wargaming has announced the first details of their 8.8 update for free-to-play MMO World of Tanks today. New Soviet and German machines have been added  -- expect more medium and heavy tanks. The German line has been reb...

Dale North

10:30 AM on 08.05.2013

Wargaming celebrates 15 years with one hell of a party

Belarus is located in Eastern Europe, nestled above both Poland and Ukraine, a chunk found right on the far western edge of Russia. Minsk, the capital of Belarus, is a city of about 2 million, set in a dense forest of beauti...

Dale North





12:00 PM on 07.22.2013

Wargaming is pushing for quicker updates on Xbox 360

Although it's highly unlikely I'll play much World of Tanks on Xbox 360 outside of sheer curiosity for how Wargaming will bring the game over from PC, I must say, its arrival on the console is one I'm greatly anticipatin...

Jordan Devore

9:30 AM on 07.09.2013

World of Tanks sees British artillery roll in

MMO World of Tanks will see a British invasion with the latest update. The upcoming ver. 8.7 update will bring British self-propelled guns to the battle, with everything from iconic war vehicles to a couple of prototypes that...

Dale North

10:30 PM on 06.24.2013

Wargaming CEO upset over Xbox Live fee for World of Tanks

World of Tanks is one of the biggest free-to-play games in the world, but when it releases this summer on Xbox 360, it won't be quite free. That's a point that Wargaming's CEO Victor Kislyi isn't particularly happy about...

Brett Makedonski

3:00 PM on 06.15.2013

Wargaming CEO is excited for World of Tanks on Xbox 360

A familiar site at every E3 for the past few years has been a giant tank sitting just outside West Hall of the LA Convention Center. Wargaming has been constantly promoting its free-to-play tank shooter World of Tanks, and th...

Tony Ponce

11:55 AM on 06.10.2013

Wargaming announces World of Tanks: Xbox 360 Edition

World of Tanks: Xbox 360 Edition is coming to (yes, you guessed it) Xbox 360, Wargaming announced today at Microsoft's E3 press conference. The popular free-to-play online game will support up to thirty players blasting one another to pieces over Xbox Live when the armored combat title launches on Microsoft's venerable console this summer.

Kyle MacGregor