War Thunder MMO Coming to PS4
Ryan Bloom / May 15th, 2013 No Comments
War Thunder will be debut on PlayStation 4 during holiday 2013, developer and publisher Gaijin Entertainment announced.
The game will be the first appearance on a console for the War Thunder franchise. War Thunder, a free-to-play massively multiplayer online game (MMO) featuring World War II aerial combat, is currently in open beta on PC.
Gaijin said the developer plans to take advantage of the power of the PS4 by adding more powerful graphics and speed, intelligent personalization, social features and cloud options to the console version of War Thunder.
[adsense250itp]In the game, teams of pilots fight each other and enemies on the ground and at sea. The PS4 version of War Thunder will include real-time flight dynamics and precision along with detailed planes, tanks and war ships.
The PS4 version will allow Gaijin to add improved an improved head-tracking system, easier socializing tools, and smart recording, streaming and sharing options with full support of the PlayStation Cloud.
War Thunder will also use the innovative features of the PS4’s DualShock 4 controller, allowing players to experience the game in a whole new way.
“We’re convinced that our cooperation with Sony will not only make the War Thunder franchise better, but it will give our fans a new level of gaming experience that will figuratively blown their mind,” said Gaijin creative director Kirill Yudintsev.
The PC version of War Thunder has more than 1.5 million players and continues to grow. War Thunder can be downloaded at no charge through the game’s official site. It is not yet known if the PS4 version of the game will follow the free-to-play model.
Gaijin is currently developing a mobile version of the game, complete with precise 3D models, console-style graphics and the widely popular Dogfight mode.
A trailer for the PS4 version of War Thunder was released alongside the announcement of the game. The debut trailer for War Thunder can be viewed below.
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