World of Tanks is a team-based war shooter that sees players controlling a range of tanks in order to destroy the enemy team.
A match is won by destroying all of the vehicles on the opposing team or capturing a base, which is available in some of the game modes. eSports matches are typically 7v7 affairs.
The company behind World of Tanks – Wargaming.net – has released other titles in the series including World of Warplanes and World of Warships, which have also built up their own competitive gaming scenes.
Platforms: PC, Xbox One, PS4, Xbox One, iOS, Android
Typical game length: Varies greatly depending on number of laps and circuit (10-50mins or so)
Players: 18 racers
Price: Around £40
Notable tournaments: F1 Esports Series
Example match: https://youtu.be/vlebvRPIIqI
Popularity: 100m+ player accounts
Viewers: 100,000+ viewers of the F1 Esports Series final
Launched: August 2018
Pegi age rating: 3
Other Pegi info: Suitable for all persons