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War Thunder released via OnLive CloudLift service

Free-to-play WWII flight sim now available via connected devices

War Thunder, Gaijin Entertainment's World War II flight sim MMO, has been released via OnLive's CloudLift subscription service.

The free-to-play dogfighting game can now be accessed via any device compatible with the OnLive cloud gaming service, which can include TVs, tablets and mobile devices.


Gaijin Entertainment CEO Anton Yudintsev promises "no sacrificing of gameplay" no matter what device you play on. "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," he said.

War Thunder now has some six million subscribed players. The game debuted in beta form on PC in November 2012, where it transitioned to the final game before receiving a PS4 port released in Europe in Novemeber 2013. The PS4 version is yet to receive a release in other territories.

The CloudLift monthly subscription service costs $7.95/£4.95 after a free 7-day trial.