world of tanks

Official Site: World of Tanks
Launch Date: April 12, 2011 (US/EU); August 12, 2010 (RU)
Genre: Historical MMOFPS Sim
Business Model: F2P (Cash Shop)
Platform: PC, Xbox 360

Massively Uplifting: MMO fundraisers, GW2 raid class, and saving trees and cats

Being grateful isn't relegated to just one month, but November is when many people -and gamers - double-down on the things they are thankful...

The MOP Up: Settlers of Catan goes alternate reality

If you are anything like my family and friends, then you probably have a copy or three of Settlers of Catan in play on...

Massively Overthinking: Are you boycotting Blizzard?

Tyler's piece this week about the Blizzard he loved being dead actually brought tears to my eyes. It hurts to lose a game and...

Massively Uplifting: From weddings to memorials, gamers celebrate life in AQ3D, GW2, BDO, LOTRO, WoW, and more

It's an alphabet soup of good (MMO) vibes this month! While many may have returned to the school of hard knocks this fall, plenty...

MMO Burnout: Sinking boats (and sleeping with the fishes) in World of Warships

As they crept along at a mere 15 knots, the commander kept a close eye on the horizon. He signaled to turn the craft,...
A lad.

World of Tanks fan gathering Tankfest had to evac attendees because of a fire

So there's a gathering of World of Tanks fans known as Tankfest (because what else would you call it) that took place last week...

The Stream Team: World of Tanks’ 8th anniversary rolls in

Today is World of Tanks' eighth anniversary! And now Massively OP's MJ will help the WWII-inspired game roll out of its eighth and into...

The MOP Up: MapleStory goes to the arcade

If you're playing MapleStory, chances are that you're not too prim and proper to enjoy some goofy fun. So pop in a quarter and...

MMO Business Roundup: Fortnite’s lockbox lawsuit, Riot’s diversity boss, Take-Two’s stock, Acti-Blizz’s investor warning

Business business business! What's on the weekend agenda? Oh heck, let's just throw Fortnite, lockboxes, and a lawsuit in one sentence. It's like catnip. Fortnite's...

Escape From Tarkov devs lodge DMCA strikes over YouTuber’s ‘misinformation’ and ‘negative hype’

It's been a couple of years since we had one of these stories about a game studio filing DMCA complaints in an attempt to...

Wargaming’s Total War: Arena set to close next February

Even wars gotta end sometime. SEGA-developed and Wargaming-published Total War: Arena first came on the scene way back in 2015, a free-to-play online strategy game...

Leaderboard: Is a ‘WoW Immortal’ a very real possibility?

During this week's podcast, Justin made a joke about the potential for a "WoW Immortal" that... doesn't seem like such a joke, especially given...

The Stream Team: Back to Halloween battles in World of Warships

If Massively OP's MJ had to vote today for a second chance at a Halloween event, she'd choose World of Warships. And her vote...

The Stream Team: Haunting World of Tanks’ Halloween

There are monster trucks, so why not monster tanks? That's what World of Tanks brings out for its Halloween festivities. Massively OP's MJ is...

MassivelyOP’s guide to MMO Halloween 2018

Whether or not you consider yourself too old to put on that Hulk or Sparkle Twilight costume and prance ("HULK PRANCE") around the neighborhood...

The MOP Up: Sony’s PlayStation 3 sunset apocalypse

Sony's decision to shut down several online servers for some past PlayStation 3 games on October 25th is shaping up to be a sunset...
Undead tanks. Cool.

Wargaming is building a new ‘free-to-play multiplatform MMO’ in the UK

It looks as if Wargaming is planning to push even further into the MMO market. According to GIbiz, the company known best for World of...

The MOP Up: EverQuest II’s scorched sky policy (July 1, 2018)

The MMO industry moves along at the speed of information, and sometimes we’re deluged with so much news here at Massively Overpowered that some...

And tanks: World of Tanks revives World Cup soccer mode, War Thunder rolls out Project X

Ahhhh World Cup madness is upon the sportsball world right now, and if you happen to be into both soccer/football and tanks, well then...

World of Tanks: Mercenaries abolishes loyalties on consoles this month

"No more loyalties. No more rules." Forget what you might have known about World of Tanks' structure and gameplay format, because Wargaming is about ready...