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Caliber has entered open beta in Europe

March 31st, 2021 | Moscow, Russia — 1C Game Studios has announced the start of an open beta for Caliber in European countries, making available in English the full version of the game, its website and client. In addition, update 0.10.0, Contracts, came out for both versions of the game (Russian and English). It includes new content and improvements:

  • a new Contracts system and a new Dam map;
  • the Archives event plus the League of Fire Battle Pass which starts on April 7th;
  • a new special forces unit and legendary outfits for the operators players already know;
  • a spatial audio technology — sounds now take the map geometry into account;
  • improvements to operator balance, PvE modes and much more.

“Version 0.10 has been expected for a long time, as it expands the reach of the project by inviting players from outside the CIS. With the Contracts update out, players — old and new alike — will visit a new map in the Zalessye setting, meet new operators from the Spanish unit EZAPAC and see interesting and convenient changes to the game. Spring is in full bloom in Caliber!” — says Andrey Shumakov, Caliber’s lead game designer.

Open beta in Europe is planned to last until Autumn of 2021.

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About Caliber

Caliber is an online multiplayer third-person shooter. The gameplay is based on tactical cooperation between players who play as four operators belonging to different roles. Each operator has a unique set of abilities, weapons and special tools.

Starting January 27th, 2021, the rights to Caliber’s publishing have been fully transferred to 1C Game Studios. Before January of 2021 the developer worked with Wargaming for publishing.

About 1C Game Studios

1C Game Studios is a subsidiary of 1C Company that is focused on the development of gaming technologies and games. Among the studios’ projects are the new IL-2 Sturmovik (Battle of Stalingrad, Battle of Moscow, Battle of Kuban, Battle of Normandy, Battle of Bodenplatte, Flying Circus, Tank Crew) and Caliber (an online multiplayer third-person shooter).

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Caliber has entered open beta in Europe

March 31st, 2021 | Moscow, Russia — 1C Game Studios has announced the start of an open beta for Caliber in European countries, making available in English the full version of the game, its website and client. In addition, update 0.10.0, Contracts, came out for both versions of the game (Russian and English). It includes new content and improvements...

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Studio history

December, 2012

 

December, 2012

1C Game Studios has been founded.

August, 2013

 

August, 2013

Preorders opened for the first expansion in the rebooted IL-2 Sturmovik: Great Battles series, project shown to press across the world.

November, 2013

 

November, 2013

Early access opened for IL-2 Sturmovik: Battle of Stalingrad.

November, 2014

 

November, 2014

IL-2 Sturmovik: Battle of Stalingrad released.

2015

 

2015

A new department of advanced developments opened, where Caliber is born.

December, 2015

 

December, 2015

Player controlled tanks with cockpits and multi-crews added to the IL-2 Sturmovik: Great Battles series.

August, 2016

 

August, 2016

IL-2 Sturmovik: Battle of Moscow expansion released.

December, 2016

 

December, 2016

Caliber first announced at WG Fest in Moscow.

March, 2017

 

March, 2017

Open VR support added in all expansions for the rebooted IL-2 Sturmovik: Great Battles series.

March, 2018

 

March, 2018

IL-2 Sturmovik: Battle of Kuban expansion released.

October, 2019

 

October, 2019

Caliber enters open beta.

December, 2019

 

December, 2019

IL-2 Sturmovik: Battle of Bodenplatte and Flying Circus expansions released, adding Great War-era planes to the rebooted IL-2 series.

February, 2020

 

February, 2020

Caliber reaches 1 million people player count.

October, 2020

 

October, 2020

Tank Crew: Clash at Prohorovka expansion released as part of the rebooted IL-2 Sturmovik: Great Battles series.

December, 2020

 

December, 2020

1CGS has announced its move to independent development, publishing of Caliber and account migration.

January, 2021

 

January, 2021

All of Caliber’s online services are launched: registration, download, support, marketing. The 0.9.0 version is named A New Day.

March, 2021

 

March, 2021

The game enters open beta in Europe: the game and its website are fully translated to English. The 0.10.0 version is named Contracts, after the new game mechanic.