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World of Tanks gets new tank-racing 'Tank Rally' mode

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Wargaming has rolled out an update for World of Tanks that adds a new Tank Rally mode. This lets players race a custom-built M24 Chaffee Sport on a modified version of the Port map. If tank racing isn't a real-life motorsport, then by god it should be.

Players will be able to careen around in the new three-versus-three mode until October 12, with race winners each earning a special medal.

World of Tanks update 9.3 tackles "unsprortsmanlike behaviour"

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Developer Wargaming has its eye squarely on "unsportsmanlike behavior" in update 9.3 for massively multiplayer tank combat game World of Tanks.

As well as adding (surprise!) more tanks, the update adds new methods of preventing players from unfairly leaving a battle, and a new AFK prevention system.

World of Tanks update 9.2 adds base-building Strongholds mode

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Update 9.2 for World of Tanks is now available in all regions, and it brings with it new clan functionality, reworked maps, HD tank models a new game mode, Strongholds.

Strongholds is designed for clans, and allows a Clan Commander create a virtual base for his squaddies which gives them periodic buffs, known as Orders, in whichever game mode they're playing in. They can then build up their base by earning Industrial Resources, which will improve the quality and quantity of Order buffs.

Play tank football in new World of Tanks update

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In celebration of the start of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, Wargaming has released an update for World of Tanks that allows players to take part in tank football matches. Yep, you read that right.

Players can form platoons of three and take part in seven-minute matches in the reworked Himmelsdorf map, with the winners being the first team to smash the ball into the goal three times using their tank.

Wargaming "very happy" with Warplanes, 8 million users a "huge success"

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While the World of Warplanes MMO might only be worth 10% of World of Tanks thunderous 80 million registered users, Wargaming is nonetheless "very happy" with their winged spin-off.

They "might not call it a big success" when compared to WoT, but across the industry it's a "huge success" to achieve 8 million. Warplanes is also more Western-orientated.

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