April 26, 2012 Warface (http://wf.mail.ru), an online AAA class shooter sets the first record. Just three weeks ago, the world premiere of Warface in Russia took place. During this time the game got more than 600 K registered users. And CCU (the number of simultaneously connected players to the servers) totaled 25 K users and this is a record for the Russian market.
Developed by Crytek on the basis of advanced technology CryENGINE 3, Warface is provided in Russia and the CIS by Mail.Ru Group. The world premiere of Warface took place April 12, 2012. Prior to this growth the leaders were domestic game Allods Online (19 K simultaneous users in the game a month after launch) and online tank simulator World of Tanks that came from Belarus (24 K simultaneous users).
We are pleased that the Russian players appreciated Warface - Vladimir Nikolsky, vice president of Mail.Ru Group gaming department said. - Of course, the game has bright future; in any case, the unprecedented growth of the audience suggests that is an absolute hit the Russian market.