Did you just start playing World of Tanks this week? Yesterday? Perhaps you're downloading it as you're reading this. Regardless, we're glad to have you, and we're here to help! If you find yourself entering your Garage and unsure of what to do, or entering battle only to get wrecked, we understand -- nobody starts out an expert.
World of Tanks is a joy to play, but works a bit differently than your average action game. Familiarizing yourself with the basics isn't hard, but it's not always obvious how to go about improving your skills. That's why we've assembled this page -- Newcomer Central: an archive of the best gameplay advice for entry-level players.
Keep this page handy as you begin your tanking career! Take a look at what we offer:
OFFICIAL RESOURCES: Made by us at Wargaming.net COMMUNITY RESOURCES: Made by players, for players
Every new player is directed to a training mission and videos when they first begin World of Tanks. It only takes a few well-spent minutes to learn by doing -- the game shows you the basic controls and combat principles. Then supplement your training with the resources below!