Wargaming has recently announced that World of Tanks will be hitting the Xbox One in 2015. Like with the Xbox 360 Edition, the Xbox One version will be available as a free download for Xbox Live Gold members. Furthermore, the game will feature cross-platform play between the Xbox One and Xbox 360 Edition. Furthermore from that, players upgrading from the Xbox 360 to the Xbox One version will have their existing World of Tanks accounts and in-game progress automatically transferred to the Xbox One version so you can pick up and play right from where you left off.
February 19, 2015 ?? Wargaming today announced its free-to-play multiplayer game World of Tanks is coming to Xbox One in 2015. Now the action of World of Tanks: Xbox 360 Edition will expand onto the battle arena of Xbox One as Wargaming??s iconic tanks deploy a new generation of tank warfare. Just like the Xbox 360 Edition, this title will be available as a free download for all Xbox Live Gold members*.
??A year ago, World of Tanks arrived on Xbox 360 and has flourished, adding millions of players to the global ranks of Wargaming tankers,?? stated T.J. Wagner, Executive Producer of Wargaming Chicago-Baltimore. ??Wargaming??s invasion into the console space is fully underway. Our forces are aligned and we are proud to advance to the next level on the Xbox One platform.??
Cross platform play between Xbox One and Xbox 360 will be available ensuring that tankers on both consoles stay in the fight. Both versions of the game will share a common battle server, identical content updates and the same active community of players. With the game available on Xbox One and Xbox 360, the opportunity for battle grows, as the number of combatants swells across the two, server linked consoles.
Additionally, for those upgrading from the Xbox 360 to the Xbox One, all existing World of Tanks accounts and in-game progress will automatically transfer to the new platform. Tankers can continue to play with confidence, knowing that no matter the Xbox platform, the battle will rage on.
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*Xbox Live Gold membership (sold separately) required. Additional in-game content available and sold separately.
Wargaming is an award-winning online game developer and publisher and one of the leaders in the free-to-play MMO market. Founded as a privately held company in 1998, Wargaming has shipped more than 15 titles. Currently, Wargaming is focused on its team-based MMO war series dedicated to the mid-20th century warfare that will include the armored World of Tanks, the flight combat World of Warplanes, and the naval World of Warships. The three intertwined titles will form a common gaming universe integrated within the portal www.wargaming.net.