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Download Blitz Assistant 1.6 Today 2016-07-21 16:00:00 / News The latest update to the Assistant app brings a much-requested and incredibly useful feature: Tankopedia integration. You’re now able to look up detailed info on tanks and compare the performance of different module combinations, all natively in the Assistant app! Download        Screenshots     Source link.

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Increased Credit Earnings in Update 3.0 2016-07-21 16:31:00 / News We actively track in-game statistics, and from time to time, make changes to vehicles that we feel will result in improved battles and player satisfaction. In that regard, we’re increasing the profitability of certain vehicles with Update 3.0.  The changes will increase the amount of…   [ далее ]

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Improvements to Falls Creek Map 2016-07-20 17:00:00 / News Falls Creek, old and new Falls Creek is a classic map that’s seen its fair share of battles, but that doesn’t mean it can’t be refined. Update 3.0 has an improved version of this beloved battlefield that you may not even recognize. Here’s what’s been tweaked,…   [ далее ]

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Sorry for the delay with this article. First Rita was here, then I had one hell of a week and then I was sick (still am). Author: Yuri Pasholok Source: http://warspot.ru/6407-uslovno-godnyy Part 1: http://ftr.wot-news.com/2016/07/06/renault-r35-variants-in-german-service-part-1/ Continued from Part 1. Apart from artillery tractors and ARVs, other vehicles based on the Panzerkampfwagen 35R 731(f) chassis appeared on…   [ далее ]

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Tankbustin' XP Bonuses, Discounts and Missions 2016-07-14 17:00:00 / Events Who you gonna call? Nobody, because it’s a great weekend to be playing Blitz! Big XP bonuses, special missions and discounts on Soviet and German vehicles means you’ll have so much to do, it’s almost spooky.  Begins July 15, 04:00 PT / 07:00 ETEnds July 18,…   [ далее ]

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Parade Through in the Cromwell B 2016-07-14 18:00:00 / Premium Shop Made famous for liberating Europe after D-Day, the Cromwell B sports a complete package of great playability and “Legendary” camouflage. It’s a tier VI medium tank that hustles like a light tank yet has the muscle to put serious hurt on the enemy. A…   [ далее ]

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Grille Party Results 2016-07-11 22:00:00 / News Congratulations, you did it! You and your fellow tankers racked up over 482,000,000 points of damage using the firepower of the all-new German tank destroyer line. This means that not only can you bask in the glory of victory, but that all qualifying players will receive five days…   [ далее ]

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T23E3 Nomad: Unclassified 2016-07-11 16:00:00 / News The T23E3 Nomad is an extraordinary tank for plenty of reasons –battlefield performance and a unique skin, just to name a couple—but it’s rare for us to delve so deeply into the origins of our unique tanks. Check back daily for the secret history of the otherworldly T23E3 Nomad!…   [ далее ]

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Discounts and a Mission for Japanese Tanks 2016-07-07 17:00:00 / Premium Shop Whether you’ve got a Garage full of Japanese tanks or considering adding more, this is the weekend you’ve been waiting for — it’s time for Japanese Warfare! Purchase new tanks with our Japanese line discounts, then use them for a repeatable, Japanese-only mission…   [ далее ]

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Hello everyone, so, you think the Germans in World of Tanks are finished? No more line candidates, right? No more regular high-tiers possible? Think again. Check this out. This is a German proposal for a Leopard 1-based Jagdpanzer. No, it’s not a fake, this was actually seriously considered. Very light armor, low silhouette, high mobility,…   [ далее ]

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Author: Yuri Pasholok Source: http://warspot.ru/6407-uslovno-godnyy Hello everyone, Tanks in foreign service are one of my favourite topics. German tanks used by Czechoslovaks, French tanks used by Germans and vice versa etc. I just find it interesting to see how other nations deal with foreign captured equipment. Luckily for me, Yuri Pasholok wrote another interesting article,…   [ далее ]

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Grab the Latest World of Tanks Magazine 2016-07-05 17:00:00 / News The fourth issue of the official World of Tanks Magazine is available now for download—absolutely free! World of Tanks Magazine combines exclusive information on in-game content with detailed historical articles, and has something for gamers and history buffs alike. Plus offers you won’t find…   [ далее ]

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Hello everyone, it’s been a while since I posted on any topic like this one, but recently, I gave this topic some thought. Here’s a thought about the Israeli branch and its introduction into World of Tanks. Yes, I said World of Tanks – for Armored Warfare, this is not really a problem (there’s the…   [ далее ]

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Many tanks to Life in Black for bringing this up. Hello everyone, here’s something interesting for you. Lebanon was always one of those countries that operate really strange or obsolete equipment, making them super interesting for tank enthusiasts. There were some interesting lebanese conversions, which mostly met their fate during the fighting with Israel or…   [ далее ]

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Harness the Power of the T23E3 Nomad 2016-06-30 20:00:00 / Premium Shop The T23E3 Nomad has remained classified for decades — until now! Part of a top-secret program in the Nevada desert, the Nomad saw limited combat, but is sure to become a legend in Blitz. We’ll be revealing more about this enigmatic tier VIII…   [ далее ]

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x3 XP Bonuses for July 4 2016-06-30 18:00:00 / Premium Shop Celebrate this weekend with bonus XP and discounts on the stuff you need to keep your tanks moving! Begins July 1, 04:00 PT / 07:00 ETEnds July 5, 04:00 PT / 07:00 ET First Win XP Bonus Regular US Vehicles, Tiers VI-VII 30% Credit…   [ далее ]

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Author: Yuri Pasholok Source: http://warspot.ru/6356-menshe-da-bolshe Part 1: http://ftr.wot-news.com/2016/06/28/renault-r35-development-part-1/ Continuing from Part 1: One thing that needs to be discussed separately is the tanks armament. The thing is, the SA18 gun, used on the Renault FT light tank, was already obsolete by 1926. The reasons why this gun appeared on this new vehicle were purely economic…   [ далее ]

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Developer Diary: Updates and Bugs 2016-06-28 17:41:00 / News Let’s take a look at how Wargaming prepares new versions of Blitz, the importance of updates, and why fixing a minor bug can sometimes take two months. Updates Big and Small All the things that go into updates — vehicles, maps, rebalancing — are handled by…   [ далее ]

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25% Off Select Gold Camouflage 2016-06-28 16:00:00 / Events Introducing a limited-time discount on two Gold-priced camo patterns. It’s a great opportunity to add a concealment bonus to your favorite vehicles while looking good, too! Begins June 29, 04:00 PT / 07:00 ETEnds July 13, 04:00 PT / 07:00 ET Discounts “Digital Forest” – Improved…   [ далее ]

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Author: Yuri Pasholok Source: http://warspot.ru/6356-menshe-da-bolshe Hello everyone, another interesting article by Yuri Pasholok came out recently, this time about the development of the Renault R35 light tank. It’s… very long, so I might split it into two parts. I’ll see. So sit back, get some omelette du fromage and let’s begin :) The French light…   [ далее ]

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Update 2.11 Coming Soon 2016-06-27 21:00:00 / News No, you’re not imagining things–we’ve got another update this month! Read on for the low-down on everything that’s arriving with Update 2.11, including information on how to score yourself free Premium time! Update 2.11 is Coming Soon! New Content New German Tank Destroyers The German tech tree…   [ далее ]

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Grille Party Race 2016-06-27 18:00:00 / News To celebrate Update 2.11’s new range of big guns, we’re holding a race event! The tier X Grille 15 is a fearsome machine at the top of the new German tank destroyer line, so we’ve dubbed this event the “Grille Party Race,” because after all, summer is barbecue…   [ далее ]

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Hello everyone, normally I am trying to avoid Wargaming topics in any way, but this is something that’s actually quite abstract and doesn’t apply to World of Tanks only. The French Tier 2-7 line is a good example. Basically, what happened: Yuri Pasholok recently wrote in RU community an angry post that he proposed a…   [ далее ]

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Author: AutoChenille Hello everyone, check this out. AutoChenille (EU forums) sent a couple of photos of the restored Batchat at Saumur. His comment: As you can see, the BatChat is now displayed next to its “tech tree”, with the tiny but cute ELC AMX, and the fearsome AMX 13. This shows that the Saumur museum…   [ далее ]

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Join the "Let's Battle Tour" 2016-06-24 16:00:00 / News Wargamers, we’re hitting the road! Community is the most vital aspect of our success and we want you to know how much we appreciate you and your passion for all of our games. Starting in July, we’re kicking off what we’re calling the Let’s Battle Tour,…   [ далее ]

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Yup, it’s the Littlefield Collection Panther, completely restored. Unlike Cutland’s videos that contain crap (in the last one, he can’t tell a 20pdr from the L7 for example), Nicholas Moran is perfect as usual. And yes, I know this is a Wargaming video but hey, one has to appreciate the quality, right? Check how fantastically…   [ далее ]

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Yep, this is a 65 ton French heavy. As far as I know, this is the only drawing available for it. Basically, what you have here is a nice, German-influenced tank (just look at the suspension) from 1950. A 1000hp Maybach engine, maximum speed of 40 km/h, 300km operation radius. It’s big, really big. Overall…   [ далее ]

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Two Years of Blitz! x5 XP Bonus and Discounts 2016-06-23 18:00:00 / Premium Shop It’s hard to believe that World of Tanks Blitz is already celebrating its two-year anniversary, but we’re not slowing down! We’ve got lots of great features and vehicles in the pipeline, but for now it’s about  our players and the support…   [ далее ]

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Update 2.11: New German Tank Destroyers 2016-06-23 17:00:00 / News If you’ve been itching to add some new firepower, then look no further than the newest line of German tank destroyers. Once Update 2.11 is released, you  can research these six new tank destroyers and wreak havoc on the battlefield! While each of these TDs…   [ далее ]

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Thanks to Yuri Pasholok for notifying me of this… About the US M1917 Light Tank, basically a copy of the French Renault FT-17. Pretty interesting to watch actually, so I’ll just leave here while I work on a HUGE series of articles. Hope you’ll like them (I know some of you won’t), but hey –…   [ далее ]

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Supply Drop Coming In! 2016-06-23 16:00:00 / Premium Shop If your coffers are getting low, this month’s Supply Drop bundle is a great way to stock up on Gold and Credits at a discounted price! Begins June 24, 03:00 PT / 06:00 ETEnds July 1, 02:00 PT / 05:00 ET Supply Drop – $24.99 10%…   [ далее ]

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Visit Italy in Update 2.11 2016-06-22 17:00:00 / News Soon you’ll have the chance to battle it out among the villages, valleys, and vineyards of Italy! The newest map in Blitz features scenic views of all three against a lovely dusk backdrop. You might find yourself distracted by the twinkling lights of a far-off village,…   [ далее ]

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Hello everyone, as usual, I attended the Lešany Museum opening for the 2016 season around three weeks ago. I can say that it was really nice – the opening is traditionally visited by as many people as the Tank Day so the place was fairly empty, but there were still interesting things to be seen….   [ далее ]

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Clan Wars, Created by Players 2016-06-21 19:00:00 / News On World of Tanks for PC, Clan Wars is a high-level competition where the top Clans battle it out for supremacy on a global map. We don’t have anything quite like that for Blitz, but some of our intrepid players took it upon themselves to create…   [ далее ]

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Damn, this is awesome. Now I know what I want for Christmas :) I am glad the work continues even after Thomas Jentz passed away. Here’s the thing – really reliable sources are hard to come by. And I mean really hard to come by, especially the drawings (projections). Wargaming drawings based on real life…   [ далее ]

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Source: http://warspot.ru/6088-stalnoe-nasledstvo-tretiego-reyha Hello everyone, here’s a post based on Yuri Pasholok’s excellent article on Jagdpanzer IV and StuG III in post-war service. So let’s get to it. Hmm – I wonder if I still remember this interface :) After the war, several hundred of knocked-out or simply abandoned German SPGs were left on newly liberated…   [ далее ]

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Here’s the good news (well, for me anyway) – FTR is coming back. I like writing. And there are still interesting stories left to tell, articles to write and such. But most importantly, I am working on an interesting private project of mine, one that you will hopefully be able to see next month and…   [ далее ]

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Type 3 Chi-Nu Kai Bundle 2016-06-19 14:00:00 / Premium Shop While its Shinobi brethren have disappeared into the night like true ninja, the Type 3 Chi-Nu Kai scoffs — it doesn’t need flashy camouflage to make a statement, just a scary gun! Play a stealthy game with this tier V Japanese medium tank and rely on the…   [ далее ]

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Camo Contest Winners 2016-06-17 17:52:00 / News We received a heap of great camo designs for the contest, but there can be only one grand prize winner! Player_6237976918/Russia Player_6237976918 will have their design appear in-game, forever immortalized in Blitz. They’re not the only winner, though; three great regional winners will also walk away with some serious…   [ далее ]

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Five French Badasses 2016-06-17 17:00:00 / News Charles de Gaulle In the early days of World War II, de Gaulle led an armored division against the invading Germans. After the fall of France, he commanded the Free French Forces as they continued to fight alongside the Allied Powers. A soldier, a statesman, and nearly as…   [ далее ]

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