War Thunder now via OnLive

by  •  May 08, 2014


From Mobile to Connected TVs, War Thunder is Now Streaming To Even More Devices Thanks To OnLive® Game Service and CloudLiftTM

Gaijin Entertainment, award winning developer and publisher, and OnLive, the cloud gaming leader, have announced that the mega-hit WWII MMO War Thunder is now available via OnLive® Game Service. Gaijin Entertainment’s War Thunder was added to OnLive’s recently launched CloudLift™ – a new subscription model allowing fans to instantly access high end PC games anywhere using a wide array of connected devices, including mobile.

Now boasting more than six million players worldwide, War Thunder fans can instantly jump into the cockpit of their favorite WWII planes using their connected devices via OnLive CloudLift and take flight to conduct massive symphonies of aerial destruction against opponents. OnLive CloudLift is an unrivalled high-end cloud gaming subscription service that leverages the power of OnLive’s muscle-bound cloud servers to handle all of the heavy lifting required to stream PC games. Fans can now access War Thunder from their OnLive gaming library using connected devices such as TVs, tablets and mobile devices and instantly experience all of the game’s high-octane aerial dogfight gameplay in massive multiplayer battles without the hassle of having to download the game again or worrying about hardware performance.

“OnLive’s CloudLIft service allows War Thunder fans to take their gaming with them on their connected mobile devices. There is no sacrificing of gameplay. From your connected device you will get the same award-winning War Thunder experience you would at home sitting in front of your personal rig,” said Anton Yudintsev, CEO, Gaijin Entertainment. “All player progress and purchases instantly sync to your account, which means that the more than six million War Thunder pilots in can play War Thunder anywhere, anytime.”

War Thunder via OnLive Game Service and CloudLift is now available on a wide array of devices, including Android™ tablets using a Bluetooth controller, lightweight laptops as well as TVs that possess the OnLive Game System or VIZIO® Co-Star, and on the LG Google TV. War Thunder will be free-to-play on OnLive CloudLift, a monthly subscription service that costs $7.95 (£4.95), which includes a free 7-day trial.

For more information about OnLive CloudLift please visit: https://games.onlive.com/cloudlift


Over six million players already know the enjoyment of raining down aerial destruction via the PC and PlayStation®4 (PS4™) versions of War Thunder. War Thunder is currently in Open Beta on PC, available on Steam, in development for Mac OS and Oculus Rift, and is available in Europe on PS4™. The PS4 version will launch in 2014 in the US. In addition, Gaijin Entertainment has launched Ground Forces Expansion closed beta program for military World War II MMO game War Thunder. Download War Thunder for free from the official website and join in a heated battle to dominate the skies: http://warthunder.com/en/registration.

For more information, please visit http://www.warthunder.com

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About Gaijin Entertainment

Gaijin Entertainment is the developer and publisher of the online games including War Thunder and Star Conflict (publisher) for PC, Mac, PS4, PS3, Xbox 360, iOS and Android titles. The company’s diverse portfolio has received a range of mass media and game industry awards including such as KRI Awards, Gamescom Award and many more. Official website: http://gaijinent.com

About OnLive

OnLive is the originator of fast-twitch cloud gaming via the internet, innovating the delivery of real-time interactive experiences and rich media over any network. With ground-breaking video compression technology, OnLive harnesses cloud computing to instantly deliver full-featured, media-rich applications anytime and anywhere, across a range of devices. The OnLive Game Service with its CloudLift (patent pending) and PlayPack subscriptions gives gamers the freedom and convenience to play their games on PCs, Macs, tablets, smartphones and HDTVs via the OnLive Game System, VIZIO Co-Star and the G3 Series of LG Google TVs. OnLive Go brings the benefits of cloud gaming to MMOs, virtual worlds and other graphics-rich interactive applications. Having pioneered powerful cloud solutions for the most technologically challenging segment, fast-twitch AAA games, OnLive has hundreds of patents and patents pending that cover its innovations. The company is headquartered in Mountain View, California. More information is available at www.onlive.com and www.onlive.co.uk.

OnLive and CloudLift are trademarks or registered trademarks of OL2, Inc. in the United States and other countries. Gaijin and War Thunder are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of Gaijin Entertainment or its licensors in the United States and other countries. Mac is a trademark of Apple Inc., registered in the United States and other countries. Android and Google TV are trademarks of Google, Inc. in the United States and other countries. VIZIO and Co-Star are trademarks or registered trademarks of VIZIO, Inc. in the United States and other countries. All rights reserved. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.