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War Wings Flies High With Successful UK Launch

Mobile WWII aerial dogfighting game hits Top Downloads lists and debuts new TV commercial

LONDON - Aug. 7, 2017 - Mobile games publishers Miniclip and Tencent have announced that War Wings has achieved a highly successful UK launch, debuting as a featured app and achieving a Top 3 placement on both the Apple App Store and Google Play download charts during its first week of release. 

The World War II aerial dogfighting game has now exceeded 1 million downloads in European and Australia while receiving a 4.5-star user-rating from over 30,000 reviews during its soft launch period. Here's what players and critics are saying about War Wings:  

"This game utterly blew me away. I've played it for two days and haven't been off of it except to sleep. It's amazing!" - War Wings Player

"The presentation is well done, with a great use of color. 

The animations really bring the game to life and the accompanying 

sound is excellent." - Android Rundown

"There's a good sense of speed in the dogfights...and the game has realistic plane and weapon damage as well." - Touch Arcade


UK Commercial Debut

The War Wings UK launch also included the release of the franchise's first television commercial. The humorous TV spot "Conquer the Skies" shows a wide variety of people enjoying the game's challenging, but accessible, gameplay.

Check out the War Wings UK TV commercial here:





About War Wings

War Wings is a free-to-play mobile title that features real-time 4v4 online aerial dogfighting action with stunning 3D graphics. The game simulates World War II air combat with a dedicated adherence to historical accuracy, technical detail, and real-life flight dynamics. Players acquire and upgrade authentic WWII-era warplanes as they compete against other pilots from around the world for PvP air supremacy!

War Wings is currently available for iOS and Android devices through the Apple App Store and Google Play in most European countries and other select regions worldwide. The hit air combat game is coming soon to the U.S. market.

Visit the official War Wings Facebook page @PlayWarWings for more information about the game.


About Miniclip

Miniclip is a global leader in digital games. The company develops, publishes, and distributes highly engaging games to an audience of nearly 200 million monthly active users, across mobile, social, and online platforms. Founded in 2001, the company has successfully grown a huge organic global audience in over 195 countries and across six continents. Leading franchises include 8 Ball Pool™, Soccer Stars™, and Agar.io. Please visit www.miniclip.com  for more information about the company and its games.


About Tencent

Founded in November 1998, Tencent is a leading provider of Internet value-added services in China. Since its establishment and over the past decades, Tencent has maintained steady growth with its user-oriented operating strategies. On June 16, 2004, Tencent Holdings Limited (SEHK 700) went public on the main board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. It is Tencent's mission to enhance the quality of human life through Internet services.

For more information, go to www.tencent.com .

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