Wargaming.net

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Wargaming.net
Basic Information
Business Type
Video game developer
Foundation
1998
Product(s)
See Games and reception
Industry
Computer and video games
Key People
Victor Kislyi[1]

Wargaming.net is a strategy game developer operating since 1998. The company is based in London with development center in Belarus.[2][3] In November 2007 Wargaming.net acquired Arise, an independent PC game studio,and currently consists of nearly 140 employees. The company's motto is "Strategic Satisfaction".[4]

Wargaming.net is best known for its critically acclaimed Massive Assault series.[5] The company is also highly acknowledged for its recent WWII real-time strategy game "Order of War" produced by Square Enix,[6][7] one of the world's leading publishers. Wargaming.net is the first Western game development company to produce a game for Square Enix.[8]

Games and reception[edit | edit source]

Game Title Release Year Genre Aggregated Scores
DBA Online 2000 Turn-based strategy Not available
Massive Assault 2003 Turn-based strategy 80.11%,[9] 77[10]
Massive Assault Network 2004 Turn-based strategy 78.15%,[11] 74[12]
Massive Assault: Domination 2005 Turn-based strategy 69.61%,[13] 69[14]
Massive Assault Network 2 2006 Turn-based strategy 76.00%,[15] 72[16]
Galactic Assault: Prisoner of Power 2007 Turn-based strategy 69.47%,[17] 68[18]
Order of War 2009 Real-time strategy 71.67%,[19] 69[20][21][22]
World of Tanks 2010
(in development)
Massively multiplayer online game

Wargaming.net's games received mostly postitive reviews. Review website IGN rated Massive Assault and Order of War 8.4[23] and 8.0 [24] out of 10 respectively.

Awards[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. http://www.gamezone.com/news/09_22_09_01_05PM.htm
  2. http://pc.ign.com/articles/102/1020898p1.html
  3. http://www.mcvuk.com/press-releases/52708/Massive-Assault-series
  4. http://www.gamershell.com/companies/wargaming_net/666234.html
  5. http://www.gamespot.com/pc/strategy/massiveassaultnetwork2/news.html?sid=6181545
  6. http://ve3d.ign.com/articles/news/46213/Order-of-War-Square-Enix-Announces-PC-Exclusive-World-War-II-RTS
  7. http://release.square-enix.com/na/2009/04/16.html
  8. http://www.gamespot.com/news/6216732.html
  9. Massive Assault rating from Gamerankings
  10. Massive Assault rating from Metacritic
  11. Massive Assault Network rating from Gamerankings
  12. Massive Assault Network rating from Metacritic
  13. Massive Assault:Domination rating from Gamerankings
  14. Massive Assault:Domination rating from Metacritic
  15. Massive Assault Network 2 rating from Gamerankings
  16. Massive Assault Network 2 rating from Metacritic
  17. Galactic Assault: Prisoner of Power rating from Gamerankings
  18. Galactic Assault: Prisoner of Power rating from Metacritic
  19. Order of War rating from Gamerankings
  20. Order of War rating from Metacritic
  21. http://www.gamespot.com/games.html?type=company&mode=72356
  22. http://www.strategyinformer.com/company/wargamingnet.html
  23. http://pc.ign.com/articles/455/455814p1.html
  24. http://pc.ign.com/articles/102/1028554p1.html
  25. http://www.wargaming.net/news.php
  26. http://rgdconf.com/2008/index.php?type=info&doc=companies
  27. http://www.kriconf.ru/2009/index.php?type=info&doc=news Translated from Russian


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