Wargaming’s army MMO World of Tanks has launched on Steam at present. Previously obtainable on PC via the developer’s own launcher, the war game is now obtainable to seize on Valve’s platform, and there’s cross-play between the 2 that means gamers throughout the legacy and Steam variations can now battle on side-by-side.

As is the case with the prevailing model, World of Tanks is free-to-play on Steam and it consists of all the things the ‘main’ sport has, however the one catch is that you just’ll want to arrange a brand new account on Valve’s platform if you’d like to play there, as accounts (and progress made on them) gained’t carry over to the sport’s new second dwelling. However, to deliver new Steam gamers up to pace extra shortly, the sport is getting a limited-time occasion subsequent month that’ll supply boosted XP as rewards.

“From April 30 through May 3, all Steam players will receive a x4 XP multiplier for the first victory each day in each vehicle,” the devs announce in a Steam weblog put up. “During the initial stage of the game, this bonus will help you quickly research vehicle branches, train crews, increase crew performance, and improve battle results.”

Additionally, the devs spotlight, there are particular missions obtainable which provide extra XP to use in researching tanks, boosting your crew’s efficiency, and getting higher battle outcomes should you can full these throughout battles.

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“At Wargaming, our greatest pride is that we created a game that players have loved and enjoyed for over ten years,” says Wargaming CEO Victor Kislyi. “We’ve brought people together from around the world, and the strength of our community is unparalleled. I believe World of Tanks has become more than a game, turning into a genuine hobby for millions of our players – and it will remain that way for decades to come. It is always fantastic to see our game growing and embracing new players, and so I am proud to welcome the Steam community to our tanker family!”

To battle: Play World of Tanks for free here

You can discover out extra should you head to the Steam dev post here, or should you’re on the lookout for some helpful pointers, our sister website Wargamer has acquired you coated with its World of Tanks mods and World of Tanks daily deals guides at these hyperlinks.