Developer and publisher Pixonic has unveiled a completely remastered version of War Robots for iOS and Android, set for release in Fall 2020. The hit third-person online shooter is Pixonic’s top-grossing title, and recently celebrated its sixth anniversary with over 150 million installations on mobiles worldwide. The game’s visual content will be dramatically improved, with four maps receiving a complete revamp in the upcoming War Robots Remastered update.
War Robots set new trends in the tactical shooter genre when it was first released, with War Robots Remastered also taking advantage of new technology to ensure that the game is fully armed with state-of-the-art mobile graphics. Players will see significant improvements to the robots, terrain, and weapon effects, including:
- Fully remastered animations, textures, and geometry for all 58 robots and weapons
- 100+ modified VFX
- 4 revamped maps: Canyon, Valley, Moon, and Powerplant
- Improved lighting on 8 maps
- Updated UI elements
War Robots Remastered will launch this Fall with four graphics settings available: Performance, Balanced, Quality, and Ultra. The game’s performance on iOS devices will be optimized with the help of Apple’s Metal technology. Pixonic plans multiple public tests ahead of the Remastered update release, which will be announced on War Robots’ official communities on Facebook, Instagram, VK, YouTube, and Reddit.
Pixonic is a Moscow-based developer founded in 2009. They found early success with social games, before pursuing development in the growing mobile market. They joined Mail.Ru in 2016, later becoming a part of MY.GAMES. Their flagship title, War Robots, is their most popular game to date, having been downloaded more than 150 million times. The studio is developing rapidly, researching markets, and preparing to launch new projects, including the PvP mobile shooter Dino Squad.
MY.GAMES is an international gaming brand (part of Mail.ru Group) and a leading online entertainment company. MY.GAMES comprises 12 regional offices in Russia, Europe and the US, over 1,800 staff, and 13 development studios. MY.GAMES creates titles for the PC, consoles, and mobile devices. The company operates over 60 projects, with more than 150 titles in its portfolio including War Robots, Hustle Castle, Left to Survive, Skyforge, Legend: Legacy of the Dragons, and Allods Online. MY.GAMES portfolio includes renowned titles like Warface, ArcheAge, Perfect World, Revelation Online, Conqueror’s Blade, Lost Ark, and more. Over 605 million players have registered within MY.GAMES titles. The company also develops its own media, operates the MY.GAMES Store platform, has a dedicated investment division (MRGV), supports gaming and esports services, and much more.