Free-to-play on Xbox "is the future and we have the freaking financial proof", says World of Tanks boss
Wargaming “helped” Microsoft realise the business model’s importance.
A month or two back I had the pleasure of chatting to Wargaming.net’s Victor Kislyi, the man behind free-to-play hit World of Tanks (a game in which two forms of nerdiness collide – stat-heavy multiplayer and 20th century history). The fruits of that chat can be read in our latest issue, on sale now. Kislyi’s a fearsome interviewee, marrying in-depth knowledge of the product to the charisma of a classier shade of mob boss. Here’s what he had to say about free-to-play on Xbox platforms.