Update 3.1 Is Here

New Russian tanks, a map unlike any other, and plenty of improvements and upgrades -- that's just some of what you'll find in Update 3.1!

Update 3.1 is Available Now

New Content

New Soviet Light Tanks

  • If you've got a need for speed, these are the cure! Wreak havoc with the MT-25, LTTB and T-54 Lightweight in this all-new line!
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Yamato Harbor Map

  • Battle on a boat or take the firefight harborside in this new Blitz map! The huge Yamato battleship dominates this map, but there's plenty more secrets to find!
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Clan Tournaments

  • You've been asking for this feature for a while, and we're pleased to deliver -- grab your Clan and get ready to take part in our new tournament system!
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Balance Improvements

  • Our crack team of balance experts has working hard at improving the balance of certain high-tier and Premium tanks, using a combination of our own data and your feedback!
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Server Downtime

September 13, 13:00 PT (16:00 ET) - 17:30 PT (20:30 ET)

[times are approximate]

Premium Bonus

  • To receive the two days of Premium time, you must enter the game and play at least one (1) battle, between September 17, 9:00 PT (12:00 ET) and September 18, 9:00 PT (12:00 ET). Regardless of the battle's result, you will receive the bonus immediately after the battle.
  • The two (2) Days of Premium notification will appear in the news section under "Notifications" showing that you have earned it!
  • This bonus Premium time will only be active for 48 hours after the battle.

Full Release Notes

Tournaments

  • Clan members will be able to create teams and register them for tournaments. There is no limit to the number of teams from a Clan allowed to participate.
  • Players will only be able to join a team if they are a member of the Clan and invited by a Clan Captain.
  • There is no charge for participating, but there will be tier limits.
  • All players will be able to view the tournament schedule and match scores.
  • Teams disband after tournaments conclude.

Maps

  • Added "Yamato Harbor" map.
  • Reworked water and sky effects on all maps.
  • Added wind sounds for Himmelsdorf, Mirage and Vineyard.
  • Removed unplanned bypasses on Canal and Port Bay.
  • Removed objects floating in the air from Desert Sands and Falls Creek.
  • Fixed landscape effects that blocked vehicles on some maps.
  • Fixed the shoot-through bridge bug on Lost Temple.

Training Rooms

  • Added "Mines_TEST" map to allow players to test the improvements made to Mines and provide feedback before the map officially heads to the Random Battle queue.
  • New option to add spectators to teams. Spectator vehicles are destroyed immediately at the beginning of each map and can then watch either team by switching between players.
  • New "Supremacy" mode option.

Missions

  • Added 22 new missions for Supremacy mode.
  • Changed bonus size and conditions for some missions, also removed several missions from rotation.
  • Missions will now populate slots depending on their reward: first slot is Credits, second slot is XP, third slot is Credits, XP, Gold or Premium time.

New Content

  • Added option to unlock remaining unresearched modules on a vehicle using Gold.
  • Added two new camo designs -- "Inferno" and "Shattered Ice."

Vehicles

  • Added new Soviet light tanks to the tech tree: MT-25, LTTB, and T-54 Lightweight.
  • Added new Premium vehicles to the tech tree: Pz.Kpfw. V/IV (2,400) and T23E3 (4,900).
  • Removed Premium vehicles from the tech tree: M22 Locust and T-15.
  • Increased cost of Valentine II from 1,000 to 1,500.
  • Increased cost of the 8.8cm gun on both the Nashorn and VK 36.01 (H) from 9,500 to 11.210 XP.

Balance

  • Spähpanzer SP I C: Profitability increased 24%
  • Spähpanzer Ru 251: Profitability increased 18%, repair cost decreased 28%

T34 and T34 Independence

  • Reduced aiming time from 3.4 to 3.1 seconds.
  • Reduced dispersion when firing on the move or traverse from 0.32 to 0.3.
  • Reduced dispersion on turret traverse from 0.2 to 0.16.

M46 Patton

Reduced 105mm T5E1M2 gun dispersion:

  • 0.42 to 0.4m with M46M73 turret.
  • 0.4 to 0.38m with M46T119 turret.

M48A1 Patton

  • Increased turret armor to 177.8mm.
  • Increased armor of the gun mantlet to 177.8mm.
  • Increased rear side armor from 50.8 to 76.2mm.
  • Increased top speed from 45 to 48 km/h.
  • Removed 90mm M41 and 105mm T5E1M2 guns.
  • Added 105mm M68 gun.

E 50 Ausf. M

  • Increased armor of the turret and gun mantlet from 185 to 250mm.

FV4202

  • Increased the top speed from 40 to 50 km/h.

IS-7

  • Reduced traverse speed from 25 to 23 deg/s.

Fixes and Improvements

  • Added medium-caliber ramming device to Sentinel AC I.
  • Added collisions for Pz.Kpfw.IV Schmalturm.
  • Added display of elevation and traversing markers and lighting upon reaching extreme positions.
  • Fixed sequence for auto-resupplying shells, consumables, ammunition and camouflage. Resupplying now continues even if player does not have enough Gold to buy shells.
  • Reworked camouflage purchasing mechanics -- new camo can now be replaced with another design and difference in resupply price will be adjusted.
  • Added "Ultralow" quality setting for objects and vehicle graphical settings.

Bugfixes

  • Fixed removed camera control upon tapping reloading indicator or range finder on touch screen devices.
  • Fixed command button "Affirmative!" and "Negative!" on Win10 and OS X.
  • Fixed caused app to crash upon modifying the name or description of a Clan on OS X.
  • Changed default graphics setting from "Manual" to "High" by default on iOS.
  • Darkened the coloring of the Tiger I.
  • Fixed bug prohibiting the purchasing and selling of equipment on the AT 15A.
  • Fixed caused app to disconnect from server after minimizing.
  • Fixed displayed incorrect counter for remaining Garage slots purchasable for Credits under Clan Supply.
  • Fixed prompted the display of tank anniversary messages for vehicles that had been sold.
  • Fixed caused reloading animation error after delayed entering of battle.
  • Added Kuro Mori Mine to the "Hunter" award description.
  • Fixed changed the currency for purchasing Premium shells after enabling/disabling auto resupply.
  • Fixed caused legendary camo emblems to appear on the Cromwell Berlin after it had been destroyed.
  • Fixed incorrect display of the T1 Cunnigham shield.
  • Fixed bug in "Notifications" tab when trying to save the battle results for less than 10 battles.
  • Fixed incorrectly displayed capture progress bar in Supremacy mode.
  • Fixed bug causing a slight shift of the speedometer at the beginning of battle.
  • Fixed effects not properly displaying on title screen after first downloading the app.
  • Fixed general bug and client crashes.
  • Fixed various in-game notification and description text.
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