War Thunder : Popularity, reviews, price, and Steam data

War Thunder

War Thunder is a game released on Steam on Aug 15, 2013. The developer of this game is Gaijin Entertainment and the publisher is Gaijin Distribution KFT. This article will analyze the number of players, playing time, comments, price and other data of this game on the Steam platform. Tip: The data in the article will be updated regularly. Most of the data we use for War Thunder comes from the Steam platform.

Game popularity

According to Steam data, the highest number of concurrent players in War Thunder yesterday (April 01, 2024) was 80,233, and the highest number of concurrent players in the past 30 days was 100,736. Historically, the game’s highest concurrent player count was 121,180, which occurred in February 2024. The number of concurrent players means the number of people playing the same game at the same time. If ranked based on the number of players, War Thunder is currently ranked #20 on the Steam platform. Statistically, it is a very popular game. Most Popular Games Ranking – Steam Tools

Time range Maximum number of concurrent players
2024-04-01 80,233
Last 30 days 100,736
All Time Past 121,180

If you want to see the real-time player count of War Thunder on the Steam platform, you can find it at the top of the game's community homepage.

Check the current number of players (real-time): https://steamcommunity.com/app/236390

Game Time

According to Steamspy, the average game time for War Thunder is 97.8 hours, which includes data since the game's release. According to Gamalytic.com, the average game time for War Thunder is 108.7 hours. You can combine these two data sources to determine how long players spend playing games. Game time represents the time a player spends playing the game. Something to consider is that online multiplayer games typically have longer playtime than single-player games. You may spend more or less time playing War Thunder.

Time range Average play time (hours)
All Time Past 97.8 (Steamspy)
All Time Past 108.7 (Gamalytic)

Country distribution

Players of War Thunder mainly come from the following countries: United States (13.8%), China (13.6%), Russia (11.8%), Germany (4.6%), Poland (3.7%), Turkey (3.6%), Brazil (3.4%), United Kingdom (3.4%), Ukraine (2.9%), Canada (2.9%), Japan (2.4%), France (2.3%), Australia (1.5%), Argentina (1.4%), Czechia (1.3%), Sweden (1.2%), Spain (1.2%), Italy (0.9%), Netherlands (0.9%), South Korea (0.9%). Due to possible missing data, this data may not list all countries. This is not an exact number, but it can be used as a reference.

Country Proportion of gamers
United States 13.8%
China 13.6%
Russia 11.8%
Germany 4.6%
Poland 3.7%
Turkey 3.6%
Brazil 3.4%
United Kingdom 3.4%
Ukraine 2.9%
Canada 2.9%
Japan 2.4%
France 2.3%
Australia 1.5%
Argentina 1.4%
Czechia 1.3%
Sweden 1.2%
Spain 1.2%
Italy 0.9%
Netherlands 0.9%
South Korea 0.9%

User Reviews

War Thunder currently has a total of 614,004 user reviews on the Steam platform and a user rating of 62. Looking at the data, there may be some people who like the game, but some who don't. Among all user reviews, 383,099 reviews are positive and 230,905 reviews are negative. The game currently has a score of 81 on metacritic.com. You can judge whether War Thunder is a good game based on these user reviews.

Review Types Data Details
Total Reviews 614,004 (A)
Positive Reviews 383,099 (B)
Negative Reviews 230,905
User Ratings 62 (B/A)
Metacritic score 81

Price Comparison

War Thunder is a free game on the Steam platform, so there is no need to collect price data for the game in various countries. While the game itself is free, in-game items may cost money. Free games may attract a large number of players, like War Thunder.

Game name Price
War Thunder Free

Number of game owners

According to Gamalytic.com, the number of players who own War Thunder is approximately 27,969,452. According to Steamspy, the number of players who own War Thunder is somewhere between 20,000,000 and 50,000,000. You can combine data from these two sources to determine the total number of players for the game. It should be noted that this data is not an accurate value and may be significantly different from the real data. The game's developer or publisher may disclose War Thunder's real sales figures.

Game name Number of game owners (forecast data)
War Thunder 27,969,452 (Gamalytic)
War Thunder 20,000,000 - 50,000,000 (Steamspy)

Sales and Revenue

According to data from Gamalytic.com, it is estimated that the number of people who have purchased or downloaded War Thunder directly on the Steam platform is approximately 22,707,086. The game's total revenue is approximately $343,306,092 (USD). For premium games, this data includes base game sales. For free-to-play games, this data takes into account all revenue sources. Tip: The sales volume and revenue of this game are calculated based on data simulation, which may be different from the actual data.

Data type Data Details
Copies Sold 22,707,086
Total Revenue 343,306,092

Number of followers

War Thunder has 459,122 followers on the Steam platform. Usually the more followers a game has, the more popular it is. There is a certain degree of correlation between the number of followers of a game and the number of players of the game.

Game name Number of followers
War Thunder 459,122


The appid of War Thunder is 236390. The appid is a unique ID assigned to each game by the Steam platform. You can splice the appid into the URL, which can help you easily find the game on Steam. Example: https://store.steampowered.com/app/236390/

Game name APPID
War Thunder 236390

Supported languages

War Thunder supports 18 languages, including English. The list of supported languages for this game is: English*, German*, French*, Italian*, Spanish - Spain*, Simplified Chinese, Russian*, Japanese*, Polish*, Czech*, Turkish*, Portuguese - Portugal, Korean, Portuguese - Brazil, Hungarian, Ukrainian, Traditional Chinese, Romanian
*languages with full audio support

Language Availability
Spanish - Spain*
Simplified Chinese
Portuguese - Portugal
Portuguese - Brazil
Traditional Chinese

System Requirements

According to Steam data, War Thunder supports systems including Windows, Mac, Linux.

System Availability

Windows Minimum:

  • OS: Windows 10 (64bit)
  • Processor: Dual-Core 2.2 GHz
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: DirectX 10.1 level video card: AMD Radeon 77XX / NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660. The minimum supported resolution for the game is 720p.
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 17 GB available space
  • VR Support: SteamVR. Keyboard or gamepad required

Mac Minimum:

  • OS: Catalina 10.15
  • Processor: Core i5, minimum 2.2GHz (Intel Xeon is not supported)
  • Memory: 6 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Intel Iris Pro 5200 (Mac), or analog from AMD/Nvidia for Mac. Minimum supported resolution for the game is 720p with Metal support
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 17 GB available space