The historical past of wargaming goes again to Kriegsspiel, as devised by Prussian Lieutenant Georg Leopold von Reisswitz in 1812, however the historical past of Wargaming—the corporate behind free-to-play navy MMOs like World of Tanks, World of Warships, and World of Warplanes—is a bit shorter. It was based in 1998, and is celebrating its twenty fifth anniversary with a week-long occasion that features free DLC and in-game occasions with decals, emblems, credit, and different rewards to earn.

Till August 8, you may get the World of Tanks Social gathering Free Pack, the World of Warships Free DLC Pack, the World of Warplanes Blériot-SPAD S.510 Pack, and the World of Tanks Blitz Wargaming 25 Pack from Steam for zero {dollars}. They will set you up with limited-duration premium accounts and varied free autos and paint schemes for Wargaming’s hottest wargames.

You too can purchase the WG25: 4-in-1 Bundle, which comprises a Churchill III for World of Tanks, a Hill destroyer chief for World of Warships, a Blackburn Skua Mk.1 pack for World of Warplanes, and a T-25 for World of Tanks Blitz. That is on sale for 90% off till August 8.

Wargaming has additionally used the event to make a donation of $250,000 in help of the individuals of Ukraine. The donation was made by United24, a crowdfunding charity platform, and will probably be used to pay for medical tools to assist these affected by the Ukraine warfare.

“Again in 1998, I might hardly think about that we’d develop from a small group of pals united by our love for creating videogames into a very profitable world firm,” stated Wargaming’s CEO, Victor Kislyi. “At present we rejoice not solely our achievements but in addition the shared journey with the gaming business, our gifted staff, and our passionate gamers. This is to the following chapter, as we are going to proceed to create unforgettable experiences to avid gamers throughout the globe. Comfortable Birthday, Wargaming!”