World of Tanks had been available on every Xbox console starting with 2014. The Xbox One X version features tanks in full native 4K resolution and High Dynamic Range. The World of Tanks X Edition Starter Kit is available for free.
Wargaming has made their World of Tanks, online tank warfare game, one of the launch titles for the Xbox One X. The game is now playable in 4K resolution and with HDR support.
World of Tanks has been acquainted with the console in 2014 when it made its debut on the Xbox 360. Ever since, the game has been updated with new content and graphical improvements for the Xbox platform. With the Xbox One X launch, it's an entirely new story.
Even though it had been continuously updated for the Xbox 360 and Xbox One, World of Tanks has made a huge leap in graphics for the Xbox One X. The tanks are now in full native 4K resolution and the game offers High Dynamic Range (HDR) support.
In addition, "for the very first time as the only title from the launch portfolio - players with an Xbox 360, Xbox One, Xbox One S or Xbox One X can team up and use the voice chat to coordinate their tactical maneuvers on the battlefield, no matter which Xbox generation they are using" says the press release.
"We are honored that World of Tanks is one of the launch titles today on the Xbox One X," said TJ Wagner, Creative Director and Executive Producer at Wargaming’s Chicago-Baltimore studio.
"The capabilities the new platform offers has allowed us to make World of Tanks look and play better than ever before on Xbox. Our team has been hard at work to enhance every aspect of the game, and we are looking forward to how the game will keep evolving on the platform to give the best tank gaming experience out there" added Wagner.
If you're only now joining the fun, you'll get the opportunity to kick off your tanking career with World of Tanks X Edition Starter Kit. The Kit is available for free over at the Microsoft store.
The World of Tanks X Edition Starter Kit includes "the base game plus the American Tier II T1E6-X1 Light Tank including 100% Trained Crew plus a free Garage Slot and 3 Days Premium time to give the new soldiers a boost to start with" explains the press release.
A bundle named The Xbox Scorpion Bundle is also available.