World of Tanks sets Guinness World Record


Known mainly for its armoured battle-beasts,World of Tanks is also a record breaker. Though, it’s not for something quite so exciting as most hot dogs eaten in 3 minutes (only six) or smallest living horse (44.5cm). Instead, World of Tanks holds the record for Most Players Online Simultaneously on one MMO Server.

Yes, the Guinness Book of Records have seen fit to award the award after one of Russia’s five gaming clusters saw a whopping 190,541 players all log in and play on January 21, 2013.

It’s a pretty impressive number, that’s for sure: one that Maxis must be looking at with palpable envy.

Other notable records Wargaming should try and beat include: