The 10th Anniversary Celebrations in World of Tanks Ramp Up

Last month, World of Tanks detailed plans for its upcoming 10th anniversary, and on the road to the big celebration in August, there will be many activities taking place as parts of “Acts”. On May 18, Act II will bring with it the return of a never-before-released feature which was part of one Common Test almost 9 years ago: the tank horn. While players are honking on the battlefield, they’ll also be able to enjoy a fresh set of anniversary missions, brand-new customization elements, and much more! Each of the…

Conquer the Stars: Master of Orion Free for World of Tanks Players!

World of Tanks today invites commanders to rediscover the legendary Master of Orion universe – gifting access to the iconic 4X strategy game to any player who completes one simple battle mission in World of Tanks! Within the downloadable single player package, players will have the chance to experiment with over 75 researchable technologies, explore giant galaxies with up to 100 solar systems, modify spaceships to achieve victory – with access to the original game, the Revenge of Antares DLC, The Terran Khanate alien race and Retro Fleets from the…

Tanks, Flanks, and Two Smoking Barrels

Today World of Tanks welcomes the first update of 2020: 1.7.1. The new version features, among other things, a trio of heavies brandishing a couple of large-calibre guns each. Here’s what you need to know before rushing to research them to take these formidable armoured vehicles for a spin. The double-barreled newcomers are all Soviet, sitting at Tiers VIII, IX, and X in an all-new branch stemming from the KV-3 at Tier VII. They are capable of firing their twin guns consecutively or in thundering salvos (the latter requiring some…

Intel movie technology for the first time ever implemented in games

Introduced in March 2018 as part of Update 1.0, the Core graphics engine significantly improved the visual fidelity of World of Tanks. Now it’s time to move forward and integrate new technologies into the core engine. One of them will be a new form of ray tracing that will bring close to displaying real-life shadows that can be run on any graphics cards that supports DirectX 11. That means that it could be even enabled on the latest notebooks with the latest generations of Intel integrated graphics without a special…

The First-Ever Tank Festival Kicks Off in World of Tanks

Tank Festival, a brand-new collection of in-game events is launching to mark the 9th anniversary of World of Tanks’ release. Running for two months, Tank Festival features two more Frontline seasons, a brand-new mode Steel Hunter, the warm and welcome return of Tank Races, and more! It all kicks off on August 6 (for CIS and APAC) / August 7 (for EU and NA) and runs until October 7, 2019. Throughout the festival, players will be able to complete tasks, earn Tickets and get plenty of goodies. Also, everyone will…

Wargaming Announces a Collection of Time-Limited April Events

There will be no fools this April as Wargaming is going all out on special events to mark the turn of the new month. The modes will offer up both a sense of nostalgia and a look to the future with extraterrestrial combat. World of Tanks PC Turning back time to 2011, World of Tanks Classic allows players to enjoy Update 0.7.0 once again. From 29th March to 3rd April, veterans will be able to relive those glory days and newcomers will have the opportunity to experience a piece of…

A brand-new nation joins the battle, as Wargaming gears up for epic events to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day and April Fool’s Day

Wargaming is preparing a cavalcade of new content for World of Tanks: Mercenaries this month! Players can enjoy the new Italian line with the Ariete Progetto coming on March 5 and the tech tree later in the month and the return of the console-exclusive real-time strategy mode. There’s a lucky new in-game event to mark St. Patrick’s Day from March 15, and March will end with a rocket-sized bang by taking tankers to the Mars and Moon for April Fool’s Day! Update 4.9 kicks off the March madness on March 5…

Wheeled Vehicles Are Ready to Roll Out onto World of Tanks Battlefield

The first big addition to World of Tanks in 2019 is here: a sub-branch of wheeled vehicles that are ready to add a new dimension to light tank gameplay. Starting at Tier VI, the French can be researched after reaching the tracked Tier V AMX ELC bis. The wheeled vehicles are: AMD Panhard 178B, Tier VI Hotchkiss EBR, Tier VII AML Lynx 6×6, Tier VIII Panhard EBR 90 (mle. 64), Tier IX Panhard EBR 105, Tier X The addition of the French wheeled vehicles creates a new role on the…

Wargaming to Host Special Event for US Veterans and Active Soldiers During 2018 Army vs. Navy Game

In honor of our veterans and active-duty members of the military who put their lives on the line for their country, Wargaming is giving back via two special activities. The first is a special charity event in the Greater Philadelphia Area, during the annual Army vs. Navy football game on December 8, 2018. At this event, Wargaming invites guests to come to a local sports bar and watch the game, with free food and drinks provided by the publisher. More info and a sign-up form to request an invitation can…