Founded as a privately held company in 1998, Wargaming has shipped more than 15 titles and employs over 2000 people across such key regions as North America, Europe, Russia, Asia, and Australia.
Currently, Wargaming is focused on its team-based MMO war series dedicated to mid-20th century warfare that will include the company’s flagship armored MMO World of Tanks, launched in April 2011, the flight combat game World of Warplanes, named one of the most anticipated MMOs and the naval World of Warships, scheduled for release in 2014.
In June 2012, Wargaming announced the Wargaming.net Service, the epicenter of the online battle gaming universe that will gather the series under a single portal — www.wargaming.net
Wargaming is a critically acclaimed online game developer and publisher. The company is renowned as one of the global leaders in the free-to-play MMO market holding the Guinness World Record for the most players on a server and an exponentially growing 70 million registered users worldwide.
In December of 2012, Wargaming Chicago-Baltimore became the latest addition to the Wargaming family, through acquisition of Day 1 Studios – an independent developer well known for its creation of Microsoft’s MechAssault™ series and its work on Warner Bros. F.E.A.R.™ franchise.
The growing studio is made up of veteran game development teams in Chicago, IL and Baltimore, MD and plays a key role in Wargaming’s global, cross-platform product development strategy.