World of Tanks
Developed and published by Belarusian company Wargaming Group, World of Tanks is a massively multiplayer online game where players take on the roles of tank crews, commanding historical and fictional armored combat vehicles. World of Tanks is centered on vehicle combat, with teams of 3 to as many as 15v15 battles. World of Tanks is available on Microsoft Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Playstation 4, Apple iOS, Android, macOS, and the Nintendo Switch platforms.
How Many People Play World of Tanks?
We estimate that 237,801 people play per day, with a total player base of 6,257,931.
- Subscribers: 6,257,931
- Daily Players: 237,801
- Genres: Action, Shooter, Simulation, Massively Multiplayer
- Platforms: PC, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360
- Released: 2010-08-12
The Players and Daily login numbers are estimations based on subscriber numbers and online sentiment.
World of Tanks Description
In World of Tanks, players operate tanks or artillery vehicles (often called tank destroyers) in various maps. You can control one vehicle for each battle, which you select from the available ones in your garages.
Vehicles in World of Tanks are differentiated based on their type. Light tanks, medium tanks, heavy tanks, tank destroyers, and self-propelled artillery vehicles. Most of these vehicles are from historical designs from the nations of Britain, China, Czechoslovakia, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Poland, the Soviet Union, Sweden, and the United States.
Players can also purchase or unlock premium armored vehicles that are based on never-produced blueprints or completely fictional ones, such as those from the Warhammer 40K universe. Players can further customize their vehicle appearances and performance. Upgrades can be unlocked through experience or through in-game purchases.
World of Tanks offers various modes of play, including random lobby battles, to platoon group battles. Players can also establish Clans, which lets large group of World of Tanks players pool their experience and resource to hold Strongholds, allowing them to control up to four zones that house structures. Structures generate resources or help produce boosts and other tools that are useful in battle, including calling in airstrikes. There is also the Global Map which lets clans take control of provinces during tournaments which can generate gold for the controlling clan.