More from WG Fest, this time regarding the WoT Console versions. Answers come from Regional Operating Producer Anastasia Pribylskaya.
-The main achievement from this year was getting tanks out on PS4 and getting it caught up with the Xbox verzions.
-We’re looking to making something similar to ESL tournaments, n a platform bypassing the training rooms.
– In the next year we will do more entertaining game modes, for example, in January, we will have a comic look for some time, the whole game will look like a comic book.This is not the mode but simply a visual experience.– Replays will be introduced in the coming year.
-“Tank Aces” is a good idea for consoles. Though more thought will have to go into it after seeing how it ended on PC.
– The ‘minimap’ is mostly used by RU region. Most players use the ‘radar’ mode. (DN: Not really surprising when the radar is the default)
-Skill Based balance is being looked at.
-The Console Companion app was scrapped do to the lack of demand.
-Regarding more WarGaming products on console: Can’t say anything for certain.
-There will be more customized tanks, different from the PC version.
-We’re not bringing tank rentals to consoles. We’ll try a different mechanic.
-Next patch will be in January.
-We would like to make improvements to the Xbox 360, but we can’t do to the limitations of the console. We have to move forward to the new platforms.