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[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]

April 1, 2014 — Wargaming today revealed its plans to introduce flying saucers into the flight combat MMO action game World of Warplanes.

Starting April 1, the Tier 5 German Kampfflugplatte Sleipnir I UFO will be available for free to all players registered in World of Warplanes. Along with the unique aircraft model, pilots that participate in testing will be able to earn two exclusive medals—"Sleipnir Rider" and "Wrath of Odin".

The testing is to estimate gameplay potential of the new combat unit. If the Sleipnir I receives positive feedback from player community, each national line featured in World of Warplanes will be added a branch of flying saucers.


About World of Warplanes

World of Warplanes is a flight combat MMO action game set in the Golden Age of military aviation. Throwing players into a never-ending tussle for air dominance, World of Warplanes allows you to build a full-scale career as a virtual pilot across several key eras of warfare, from taking to the skies in biplanes of the 1930s to destroying the competition in jet fighters from the Korean War. State-of-the-art graphics takes players into the fray like never before through massive 30 player dogfights where air supremacy or defeat depends on any taken move.

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About Wargaming

Wargaming is an award-winning online game developer and publisher and one of the leaders in the free-to-play MMO market. Founded as a privately held company in 1998, Wargaming has shipped more than 15 titles and employs over 3,000 people across such key regions as North America, Europe, Russia, Asia, and Australia.

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