World of Tanks Blitz Release Date Announced. Global tank mobilization on iOS begins June 26
Today, Wargaming announced the release date of their new mobile game based off the popular free-to-play game, World of Tanks Blitz, exclusively on iOS tablets and smart phones, coming June 26th. The game was first shown in March 2013, and is the first project from Wargaming that is a mobile game.
During its first week, the game had accumulated 150,000 applications for the closed beta, and had entered a soft launch in Nordic countries on May 5th, 2014. During that launch the game received praised with scores of 4.5 on the app store, and had reached the top 3 in ranking of its region. The game had an average of 70 minutes spent in each game by every player.
Director of Global Operations of Wargaming, Andrey Ryabovol, was excited to share more details about the release:
We are thrilled to finally give players a release date for World of Tanks Blitz.
Following the successful soft launch, we are now putting final touches on the game. We’re really excited about how well World of Tanks Blitz has turned out and can’t wait for players to get their hands on it and engage in tank combat wherever they may go.
During its launch, the new mobile game will have over 90 different legendary armored vehicles from the USA, Germany, and the USSR. Each vehicle will feature four different classes: agile light tanks, medium tanks, and powerful heavy tanks. The new game will feature 7vs7 battles where they can unlock new collectibles and unlocks. For more information visit the following sites.