Is 'World of Tanks' the Belarusian 'Farmville?'
This very moment, all around the world, there are 800,000 mostly male gamers pretending to be American or Soviet or maybe German tank commanders in a bloody firefight filled with rockets, explosions and towering plumes of smoke. They are a fraction of the hordes of gamers—24 million and counting—who are flocking to World of Tanks, the online video game that’s turning the whole industry upside down.
To continue reading this article you must be a Bloomberg Professional Service Subscriber.
If you believe that you may have received this message in error please let us know.
- Smartphones Are Killing Americans, But Nobody’s Counting
- Why a Pub in the Middle of Nowhere Was Named the World’s Best Restaurant
- Ford to Take $267 Million Hit From Recall of F-Series Trucks
- Gulf Coast Oil Spill May Be Largest Since 2010 BP Disaster
- Racist Outburst Prompts Faber’s Exit From Three Company Boards