Above images courtesy of WoT Express.
Two new premium vehicles that have been in the spotlight before have resurfaced again, this time with some interesting agenda:
World of Tanks - 2018 Birthday Hangar (Day & Night Versions) + Anniversary Gift Tank, Camouflage, & Emblems
UPDATE (10/8): Updated with mission conditions from the official article on the EU portal.
Two new hangars celebrating World of Tanks's 8th Anniversary (since its' original release) have been added to the game client with the most recent micropatch, both with plenty of interesting details! Check out some images of both day-and-night versions here. Additionally, the tier II Polish turretless light tank, TKSz nkm 20A, has been confirmed as this year's gift tank, and will be arriving with some other gifts you can earn (namely, the potato camouflage and WG 20th Anniversary emblem shown before). Read on for the details!
Apart from the aforementioned changes to Fjords, a new game prototype will be tested on supertest. Although it already has a name, it may not proceed to release. It all depends on player feedback. It is only the first prototype, and your opinion will define its fate. It’s totally up to you! (Note: If you'd like to provide feedback on the map [and/or the previously-covered Fjords changes], leave your feedback in this thread on the EU forums.) Read on for the details!
Changes to the Fjords map have arrived on supertest! The main differences are in polishing the central and northern parts of the map. The plan is to improve the gameplay in this area, while keeping the familiar positions and a common game design. Additionally, better distribution of vehicles across the battle locations is planned, in order to avoid the excessive concentration of tanks in the K5 square. Read on for the details!
Internal playtests of the Ghost Town map are under way, to check its suitability for Random Battles. This time, a more spacious version of it is being tested: 1000x1000 meters instead of the old 800x800. This is in order to try and make room for mobile vehicles, allowing them more maneuvering space throughout the battle. Several other tweaks have been made to the map as well, which you can read about here.
With the second set of Personal Missions comes plenty of new rewards -- and not just limited to vehicles! As with the previous season, players will be able to earn special camouflage patterns by completing all missions in a set. Take a look!
Here are some in-game screenshots of the new tier VII Soviet heavy tank, IS-2M, on the Minsk map. Images courtesy of WoT Express.
A small batch of new emblems and inscriptions has appeared on the common test, including a new Sabaton emblem/inscription, a nifty periodic-table-styled emblem to commemorate Wargaming's 20th Anniversary, and more. Check them out!
New screenshots of the TKSz nkm 20A - the tier 2 Polish turretless light tank - have surfaced, courtesy of WoT Express. These screenshots are taken on the new Minsk map, currently available on the Update 1.1 Common Test. Read on to check out some more images of this tiny tankette!
A new camouflage pattern has appeared, known as "Jubilee large-scale camouflage", designed to celebrate the twentieth anniversary of Wargaming -- and having an uncanny resemblance to a certain ground vegetable. Perhaps this may be the best camouflage pattern (after the pixel camos) to date? In the end, it's up to you to decide for yourself. In seriousness, it has been said that this pattern will become obtainable sometime next week (although the means through which are currently unclear). Keep reading to see some more images of the camouflage on various tanks. (And note -- while the camo is only applied to French tanks in the screenshots, the camouflage will be applicable for vehicles of all nations.)
World of Tanks - New Style Sets for KanonenJagdpanzer 105 & Caernarvon AX Found in Common Test Files
Two new skin style sets have been found in the game files for the Update 1.1 Common Test -- one for the KanonenJagdpanzer 105, internally referred to as "KanonenPanter_105", and one for the Caernarvon AX, referred to as "Royal Corps". Read on to see some more images of the vehicles in their new style sets.
With the release of the Update 1.1 Common Test, a new (and previously unannounced) vehicle was added to the game files -- a tier VII Soviet heavy tank, the IS-2M. Read on for the stats of this vehicle as they currently stand, as well as some images of the vehicle (all courtesy of Rykoszet.info).
A new vehicle has entered the supertest. This time, the first light tank in World of Tanks without a turret -- the TKSz nkm 20A, a tier II Polish vehicle. Read on for more info, as well as the initial stats for this vehicle.
The Common Test for Update 1.1 has arrived, which spells lots of changes and new features for the game! Here is the full preliminary list of change notes for this update. (Note: These changes are still subject to change before Update 1.1 is officially released.)
Update (4. Aug): Added missing points under vehicle changes.
Today, we launch the first Common Test of Update 1.1 with a new campaign of Personal Missions, new maps and those long-awaited Polish tanks. Read on for the details!
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