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World of Tanks

This update will definitely peak your interest, as it introduces some improvements to the new tank movement physics and sound systems, some redesigns in terms of User Interface and the rebalancing of a number of vehicles. Here’s a handy summary of the update’s highlights:

Improvements to the New Physics and Sound Systems

In accordance with your feedback and our observations, the recently released new systems for game physics and sound were tweaked and adjusted in order to improve your gaming experience.

For more info, please refer to our dedicated article.

Vehicle Rebalance

The update also brings some balancing changes to a number of vehicles, including Premium tanks, in order to make them more on-par with in their respective Tiers. Here’s a handy summary of the changes:

China / Czechoslovakia

U.K.

U.S.S.R.

Germany

U.S.A.

Japan

New Display for Vehicles’ Technical Parameters

The garage interface has been upgraded. You can now setup the display to provide simplified data about your tank, concerning general parameters such as Firepower, Survivability, Mobility, Concealment and Recon.

In addition, it is now possible to preview the changes to your vehicle’s performance that would result from installing new Equipment, training certain Perks/ Skills and using certain Consumables.

For more information, please refer to our dedicated article.

Improvements in Client Performance

The update also brings more optimisation of the client performance, which will improve general game performance.

More details about the improvements will be published soon on our website.

Changes to the Platoon System

Platoons underwent certain changes: now all platoon members will enjoy an XP bonus if you play in a platoon that includes vehicles in the same Tier Range. On the other hand, if the chosen vehicles are of a different Tier Range, the platoon will be subject to an XP penalty.

For more information, please refer to our dedicated article.

Other Changes

Besides the aforementioned highlights, Version 9.15 brings also some other changes, fixes and improvements, that include among others:

  • Removal of the Rampage Game Mode
  • Replacement of WT auf E 100 with Grille 15
  • Improving battle/ base capture timers in the battle UI
  • Tweaks of conditions for certain Personal Missions

For more information, please refer to our dedicated article.

For the complete list of changes and additions please refer to the Updates section on the website.

You can experiment with the new content as soon as the maintenance is over, and the update has been downloaded and installed successfully. The game server maintenance is scheduled for 25 may from 04:00 to 09:00 CEST (UTC+2).

Important: Due to the update, the Global Map in Clan Wars will be undergoing maintenance from 27 May at 03:00 until 10:00 CEST (UTC+2), during which time it will be frozen.

Players with a Premium Account active during the maintenance will be compensated.

To avoid problems with graphics, performance, as well as with stability of the client after the update, it is strongly recommended to update the drivers of your video card to the latest version.