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War Thunder Announces Twitch-Powered Live Streaming Now One Click Away!

Next generation MMO combat game integrates Twitch functionality for live broadcasting to the world's largest platform and community for gamers.

War Thunder, a next generation MMO combat game developed by Gaijin Entertainment,now enables live broadcasting to Twitch, the world’s largest platform and community for gamers. At the touch of a button, War Thunder players can now stream directly to their Twitch channel. For optimum presentation, they can customize the quality and resolution of the stream up to FullHD!

War Thunder's recent global update 1.31 featured highly anticipated social components including Twitch and Facebook functionality alongside new planes, maps and numerous improvements to the gameplay. Beginning today, every War Thunder virtual pilot can easily align their Twitch channel to their War Thunder account, as well as customizing the broadcast quality and enabling commentary during broadcasts, so they can live stream instantly at the click of a button.

Gaijin Entertainment, the Russian-based developer of War Thunder, values this partnership with Twitch since it enables them to offer their community a new social component.“Working with Twitch is a very important step in War Thunder's social campaign,” said Gaijin Entertainment CEO Anton Yudintsev.“Streaming War Thunder is very common among our community, so by adding live streaming functionality to Twitch with the touch of a button it will make this element of the game even more popular.”Since War Thunder is one of the most popular games among Twitch’s international audience, the integration of instant broadcasting capabilities is expected to exponentially grow the title’s appeal.

War Thunder official web-site: www.warthunder.com


About Gaijin Entertainment

Gaijin Entertainment develops the online games War Thunder and Star Conflict, as well as PS4/PS3/Xbox360/iOS/Android? titles. The company’s projects in different genres and for different platforms have received a range of mass media and game industry awards including such KRI Awards as Best Game Developer, Best Simulation Game, Best Action, Best Technology, Best Sound, and many more. www.gaijin.ru

About Twitch

Twitch is the world’s leading video platform and community for gamers. More than 35 million gamers gather every month on Twitch to broadcast, watch and chat about gaming. Twitch’s video platform is the backbone of both live and on-demand distribution for leading video game broadcasters including casual gamers, pro players, tournaments, leagues, developers and gaming media organizations. Twitch is leading a revolution in the gaming community, working to create a participatory experience that transcends gameplay. Learn more at http://twitch.tv

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