World of Tanks: Xbox 360 Edition News (Xbox360)

World of Tanks grows to 75 million users, peaked at 1.1 million concurrent in 2013

Posted: 16.12.2013 by Technet2k

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Wargaming's MMO World of Tanks had achieved 60 million registered users as of June this year, but already they've ballooned to 75 million half a year later. It peaked at 1,152,261 concurrent users this year.

Some other interesting stats include 201 billion shells propelled and 17 billion armoured vehicles needing road-side assistance. These figures are before it blitzkriegs consoles and tablets.

Wargaming: Studios "need to become missionaries" for the industry, $200bn by 2016

Posted: 25.09.2013 by Technet2k

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Wargaming's Victor Kislyi says 'ask not what your industry can do for you, but what you can do for your industry'. Okay he didn't really say that, but the message is clear: fight to promote the industry, not just yourself.

Speaking at DICE Europe, Kislyi says $75bn in revenue for games is 'squandered potential'. Studios must band together and "change people's view" if we want $200bn.

World of Tanks for Xbox 360 beta now live in Europe

Posted: 22.08.2013 by JonahFalcon

Comments: 0 has announced that the beta servers for the Xbox 360 version of World of Tanks are now live. The beta will also debut two new tanks.

World of Tanks update 8.7 offers "new branch" of British artillery

Posted: 09.07.2013 by Technet2k

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It's time for some more self-propelled muscle from ole Blighty, and will be delivering more British artillery in World of Tanks with update 8.7. The primary focus of this update is the "new British SPG branch."

They tease "iconic and well-known" artillery is on the way with Sexton, Bishop and the Crusader as mid-tier entries. There'll be some "post-war prototypes" in the higher tier.

Xbox 360 World of Tanks beta keys due this weekend

Posted: 28.06.2013 by Technet2k

Comments: 0 is rolling out beta keys this weekend for Xbox 360 World of Tanks. Playtest sessions are scheduled between 9.00 pm and 5.00 am BST, so not really for the UK or EU crowd.

Access to the beta is strictly invite only and limited to those who've previously registered for access. Keys are being sent out from tonight. This just marks the beginning of the beta.