August 21, 2014 — Wargaming today announced its presence at PAX Prime 2014, taking place in Seattle, Washington August 29th through September 1st. Located at booth 3617, Wargaming team will offer a variety of exciting entertainment, prizing, and gameplay activities for show attendees.
On display and playable will be the global phenomenon World of Tanks for the PC, the award-winning World of Tanks: Xbox 360 Edition, the flight combat MMO World of Warplanes and the recently launched and critically acclaimed World of Tanks Blitz for iOS devices. In addition, PAX Prime 2014 will also mark the very first North American hands-on for Wargaming’s highly anticipated naval combat title World of Warships, brought to the show in a special behind closed doors experience.
The fun will also continue with a full schedule of stage activities, interviews, and special guests, complete with prizing from partners such as Plantronics, Intel, J!NX, Razer and more. The festivities will also be livestreamed on the Wargaming official Twitch channel, where stream viewers will get their own chance to walk away with prizes and bonus codes.
Wargaming will also bring to Seattle the conclusion of the Wargaming.net League North American eSports finals. Scheduled to take place at the Showbox SoDo in Seattle on August 30th from 5:00 PM to 11:30 PM, the event will pit the top World of Tanks players in the Americas against each other for a chance to win a share of a $100,000 prize pool as well as the chance to attend the global Grand Finals in 2015. Attendees will not only get to see some of the country’s best players prove their skills, but also walk away with premium tanks and other swag to be given out throughout the event. For fans not at PAX Prime 2014, the entirety of the competition will also be streamed at the Wargaming.net League channel on Twitch.
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. Currently, Wargaming is focused on its team-based MMO war series dedicated to the mid-20th century warfare that will include the armored World of Tanks, the flight combat World of Warplanes, and the naval World of Warships. The three intertwined titles will form a common gaming universe integrated within the portal www.wargaming.net.