Gaijin Entertainment announced that its award-winning MMO WWII online game, War Thunder is included in the anticipated Alienware Steam Machine Bundle at launch. As part of the Alienware Steam Machine Bundle, War Thunder players will also receive free downloadable content, which includes two premium vehicles. War Thunder, currently available for PC, PS4 and VR, has more than 10 million players worldwide and since it’s August 2013 Beta release has consistently been ranked as one of the most popular games on Steam.
“Gaijin Entertainment continues to be at the forefront PC Gaming, from being one of the first major titles to successfully incorporate cross platform gameplay, to exploring both future technologies such as VR and AR, to our recently announced Dagor Engine 4.0 and its integration of NVIDIA GameWorks technologies. We look for partners who also are shaping the future, and the collaboration between Valve and Alienware has produced the logical next step in PC gaming. We are excited to be a part of the Alienware Steam Machine launch,” said Anton Yudintsev, CEO of Gaijin Entertainment.
War Thunder via the Alienware Steam Machine Bundle will bestow two premium vehicles, the U.S. Army’s M18 Black Cat tank destroyer and the XP-38G Lightning fighter plane. During WWII, the M18 was widely recognized as one of the U.S. Army’s most efficient and deadly tanks that joined the Northern European and Italian theaters of war. The U.S. Army’s XP-38G Lightning fighter plane was a prototype that eventually become the P-38, which saw action during the Pacific Theater of Operations. These two vehicles join the more than 600 vehicles currently available, giving War Thunder the largest library of vehicles ever found in a video game sim. Steam Achievements will be available at launch.