World of Warships - Game Guide
ABOUT WORLD OF WARSHIPS
A new star in the Wargaming universe of legendary online games,
World of Warships is a free-to-play action MMO that plunges you into intense
naval combat of the first half of the 20th century. Enjoy limitless gameplay
possibilities with four classes of iconic war vessels, an array of upgrades and
improvements, and a range of strategically designed maps inspired by real-world
locations in the Atlantic, Pacific, and Arctic oceans.
In World of Warships, you are spoiled for choice with all the ship models
available, with the attention and respect paid to the identity and history of each
of the combat vessels. Choose between the speed and stealth of destroyers,
endurance and firepower of battleships, maneuverability and tactical agility of
cruisers, or air supremacy and multi-tasking challenge of aircraft carriers. Build
and enhance your own naval fleet and employ a wide arsenal of devastating
weaponry to gain control of the battlefield and send your enemies to the bottom
of the sea.
With both strategy and action at your command, World of Warships is pushing
the limits of military arena gameplay in breathtaking ways. Prepare for a totally
new combat experience where salt water, fire, and steel meet together as you
engage in fierce naval warfare like never before!
Take the helm, Commander, crush the enemy, and dominate the oceans.
▪ Renowned for outstanding speed, maneuverability,
and low detectability.
▪ Generally used to spot and destroy enemy battleships
and aircraft carriers.
▪ Torpedo armament is their key advantage that guarantees
a highly effective attack power.
▪ Destroyers deploy smoke screens to conceal their
maneuvers or hide the location of allies.
▪ The most versatile warship type in the game.
▪ Ideal for hunting destroyers and protecting allies
from air strikes.
▪ High maneuverability and acceleration allow cruisers
to dodge attacks effectively.
▪ Capable of acting independently, however, a pack
of cruisers is a real force to be reckoned with.
▪ Notable for unmatched firepower and high endurance. ▪ Primarily used to destroy enemy ships with main
▪ Heavy armor allows battleships to withstand numerous
attacks and dominate on the battlefield.
▪ Capable of sinking virtually any ship with a single main
▪ Unique warship type that combines action
and strategy gameplay.
▪ Able to carry various types of aircraft, including
Dive Bombers, Torpedo Bombers, and Fighters.
▪ Perfect for carrying out devastating squadron attacks
from a distance.
▪ Carrier-borne aircraft excel at detecting the enemy
and revealing their disposition.
▪ Artillery enjoys high firing range.
▪ Increased chance to set enemy ships on fire when using
High Explosive shells.
▪ Fastest and most powerful torpedoes among the nations,
torpedo tubes on high-tier cruisers.
▪ Thick armor around vital areas and extensive
▪ Superior anti-aircraft armament and advanced
fire control systems.
▪ Excellent maneuverability.
▪ Destroyers boast unrivalled top speeds.
▪ Main battery shells have the best armor penetration
at the expense of lower damage per hit.
▪ Shortest shell flight time to target.
▪ High firing rates for both main and secondary batteries.
▪ Unsurpassed artillery accuracy at long range.
▪ Improved survivability of high tier cruisers and battleships.
▪ Rapid-firing 152 mm guns and powerful torpedo armament.
▪ Researchable light cruisers only pack AP shells with unique
▪ Wide selection of ship consumables.
Team up with other players and fight against a team of bots.
Polish your naval skills, master coordinated combat maneuvers,
or test your newly acquired warships on AI-controlled opponents!
A team of players battle against an all bot team in an 8 vs. 8
format. Your primary goal is to destroy all enemy
warships or capture the base/key areas
This is where the real fun begins—a classic PvP-style
battle that puts your combat skills to the test!
Random Battle features two teams with a maximum
12 warships each. The main objective is to capture the
base/key areas or destroy all enemy ships. The players
are selected according to the type and tier of warships
in the queue.
If you’re ready to rise to yet another challenge and demonstrate
the strength of your team spirit, welcome to Team Battles.
It’s a 7 vs. 7 battle type that enables players to build their own
team rosters before entering battle. Team Battles are only
available within a specific time period, so keep an eye
on the battle menu for an update.
Tired of looking for worthy opponents? Here is your
ticket to the World of Warships pantheon of the elite.
Get into a team of seven highly motivated players and
square off against opponents who are matched to
your skill level. You will start at the lowest Rank and
progress by securing victories and gaining Stars.