Gianluigi Buffon, for the ones unaware, is an Italian skilled soccer/football participant. He is a good-looking, vastly a hit goalkeeper and has performed greater than 500 video games for Juventus over 17 years. Closing month, he misplaced the plot and was once despatched off right through a Champions League quarter ultimate. This week, he is introduced a partnership with Global of Tanks that we could avid gamers recruit him as a tank commander.
I am not joking.
The collaboration marks the addition of 11 new Italian tanks in WoT, that boast a “never-before-seen auto-reloader mechanic”. The gadgets are flippantly armored and compact, so says writer Wargaming, which let avid gamers circle enemy squads and drag them out of place, earlier than shifting in for the kill.
“On the dizzying heights of Tier VIII and better, the large boys pop out to play with their futuristic post-WWII designs,” says Wargaming. “Right here, avid gamers gets their palms at the distinctive autoreloader mechanic that permits them to choose between two other playstyles: cross complete Rambo and fill foes filled with lead earlier than heading for protection; or take issues sluggish and dad off photographs whilst saving the ones the most important rounds for later.”
So what does the Global Cup, UEFA Cup, umpteen Serie A title-winning, FIFA 100 stalwart Gianluigi Buffon bring to mind all of this?
“There’re all the time new demanding situations able to knock you down, however your teammates are right here to again you up. And having a couple of tanks at your command makes existence just a little more uncomplicated,” says the Outdated Girl stopper. “If you happen to suppose you’re up for it, then sign up for me in Global of Tanks!”
In-game, Buffon lends his likeness and voiceover to Global of Tanks as an ‘Italian Group’ tank commander at the frontline. Consequence.