war thunder

Official Site: War Thunder
Studio: Gaijin Entertainment
Launch Date: November 1, 2012
Genre: Historical MMOFPS Sim
Business Model: F2P (Cash Shop)
Platform: PC, Max, Linux, PS4

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War Thunder begins beta for World War mode, introducing player-led historical battle re-enactment

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Japanese naval vessels are coming to War Thunder

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April Fools’ Day around the MMOverse, 2019 edition

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War Thunder turns on radar systems in the Locked On update

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Modern combat vehicles are coming to War Thunder

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War Thunder’s Supersonic update introduces new aircraft, new weapons, and new locations

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War Thunder prepares to add Italian ground forces to its roster in December

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It's a tank. Let's be honest with ourselves, tanks basically look the same.

Happy sixth birthday, War Thunder! Here’s what it’s getting you

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War Thunder introduces new naval vessels on PC, goes free-to-play on Xbox One

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War Thunder’s Update 1.81 introduces helicopters and adds new tanks, aircraft, and maps

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Grab a War Thunder Naval Battles closed beta key from Gaijin and Massively OP!

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