Today, the new tier 7 wheeled vehicle for the French line - Hotchkiss EBR - has arrived on supertest, complete with 6 wheels (3 axles), a 75 mm gun, and access to the "charge" ability (allowing it to launch at higher speeds from a standstill)! Check it out!
A tier 2 wheeled vehicle has appeared on the supertest -- the AM 39 Gendron-Somua. The vehicle follows a similar philosophy to the high-tier vehicles, with its' key features being very impressive speed & maneuverability. Although nothing has been made official as of yet, it can be inferred that this vehicle is likely to be a gift/reward vehicle at some point next year, considering (among other things) both its' tier and premium status. Ultimately, however, only time will tell. In the meantime, read on for more details!
Designed initially to be a more reliable and low-cost alternative to the T-64, the T-72 quickly became one of the most mass produced and widely used Soviet MBTs of the Cold War. Coming to War Thunder with update 1.85 "Supersonic", the iconic Soviet Cold War MBT trio will finally be complete with the introduction of the long-awaited T-72A!
Learn more about a new weapon type coming to War Thunder in Update 1.85 "Supersonic" -- Air-to-air missiles!
HMS Dido is the lead ship of her class of light cruisers, built for the Royal Navy in the late 1930s and early 1940s. Having seen extensive service in the Mediterranean and Atlantic, HMS Dido is now headed for the naval battles of War Thunder and will become available to seasoned captains in the upcoming major update 1.85!
Hi everyone! Quick reminder that the Holiday Ops for 2019 have officially begun as of this morning. Simply logging into the game will give you this year's gift vehicle (+a garage slot) - the tier 2 German light tank, MKA - but the rewards do not stop there! If you would like a refresher, check out our previous article to for more details, as well as to see all the rewards in store for each level of Festive Atmosphere. And with that, let the festivities begin! Happy Holidays, everyone!
The OTOMATIC is a highly advanced Italian SPAAG, developed during the 1980s as a private venture of the OTO Melara company. War Thunder tankers can look forward to sweeping the skies clear with the use of the most modern SPAA coming to the game as part of the upcoming update 1.85 Supersonic!
Update 1.85 “Supersonic” brings with it a large quantity of interesting new additions to the game. Today, we’re happy to present to you one of these additions - a new location for naval battles, based on the Tierra del Fuego archipelago!
The OF-40 was the first tank designed and produced in Italy after the end of WW2, whose design was heavily influenced by the German Leopard 1. Coming to War Thunder as part of the upcoming 1.85 update, the OF-40 Mk.2 will be one of the vehicles awaiting players at the top rank of the highly anticipated Italian ground forces tree!
KMS Köln is the last K-class light cruiser, built for the German Navy in the interwar period. In update 1.85, War Thunder captains and fans of German warships may look forward to commanding this new addition to the German light cruiser roster coming to the game very soon!
In update 1.85, we’re pleased to present a new location for combined arms battles, set in the breathtaking landscape of Vietnam. Specifically, battles will take place on a 4x4km ground location, inspired by the town of Hội An and its imminent surroundings.
Testing on a new, rebalanced version of the Minsk map has been announced to be starting soon on supertest. Check it out!
A new location has appeared on supertest! Currently unnamed, this map has been developed for the purpose of, to directly quote their official post, testing "new configurations of in-game objects and getting data for further development of maps". Read on for the details (and some images of the locale)!
This upgraded version of the world’s first mass-produced supersonic aircraft will become the new top model in the USSR’s military aircraft branch. Meet the magnificent MiG-19PT with air-to-air missiles!
The Type 89 is a Japanese infantry fighting vehicle, developed during the 1980s by the Mitsubishi company and used by the JSDF in limited numbers. Japanese tankers in War Thunder can look forward to the addition of the nimble Type 89 to the game with the upcoming update 1.85 "Supersonic"!
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