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WoT’s Happening This Week! May 10th – May 16th

May 10, 2022

The launch of the Steel Beasts season brought German engineering to Cold War mode via the Leopard 1A1. This week, another Leopard arrives ready to join the battle… and that’s not all that’s ahead!

Click below or read on to find out WoT’s Happening:


NEW TANK: LEOPARD VT-2

Like a hunter stepping forth from the shadows, the Leopard VT-2 Escalation Era Western Alliance Medium Tank reveals itself this week. Take advantage of its agility and get to the right spot to use its powerful gun to its full potential.

Full details of this release are in this feature article.

 

PTT Addition: Centennial Chieftain/T95 ‘59

Here’s another opportunity to expand your Cold War lineup: the Centennial Chieftain/T95 ’59 Post-War Era Western Alliance Heavy Tank is now available in the Premium Tech Tree. Look for it under the Tanks tab in game!


NEW CONTRACTS: PLAGUEBRINGER AND SHARPSHOOTER

What’s your battle style, Commander? Choose your vehicle wisely – this week, not one but two new contracts to earn tanks become available:

Get the details on both contracts in this article.


TANKS REFORGED + ON-TRACK: U.S. MEDIUM TANKS

From
10 MAY
10:01UTC Time
Until
24 MAY
8:59UTC Time

Make your way to a reforged U.S. medium! See how the tanks in the M48A5 Patton line have been updated in the latest round of Tanks Reforged. Then, learn how On-Track makes it easier than ever for you to claim those Tech Tree vehicles.

It’s all in this article.


CHALLENGES AND EVENTS

Heavy Tank Mastery Week 3

From
10 MAY
10:01UTC Time
Until
17 MAY
8:59UTC Time

Another week means you have another chance to bring out your favorite heavy tanks and earn Silver, Premium Time, and a unique Emblem.

Plus, if you’ve been working on this Challenge from the start, you’re well on your way to earning additional rewards for completing all four weeks!

Full details available here.

GOAL

REWARD

Heavy Tank Mastery Week 3

Place in the top 7 XP earners on your team in 30 battles

Premium Account Time – 1 Day

1,000,000 Silver

Heavy Tank Mastery Emblem (1)

RESTRICTIONS

Available to heavy tanks only

Available to both World War II and Cold War mode

Available to Multiplayer and Co-Op

Available once per account

 

T23E3 Challenge Week 2

From
10 MAY
10:01UTC Time
Until
17 MAY
8:59UTC Time

Every month, you have a new Challenge to earn an indomitable World War II tank and other rewards by completing weekly tasks. This month, the tank you can claim is the American Tier VII T23E3 Medium Tank!

See what you can earn for this week’s goals below, and get the full Challenge details here.

GOAL

REWARD

T23E3 Challenge: Week 2, Stage I

Win 5 battles

50,000 Silver
T23E3 Challenge: Week 2, Stage II

Deal and assist in 1,000 damage 15 times

x2 Vehicle XP Boosters (10)
T23E3 Challenge: Week 2, Stage III

Deal 40,000 or more damage in any number of battles

x4 Commander XP Booster (8)

35% discount on the T23E3 unlocked

RESTRICTIONS

World War II mode: Available to tiers III – X

Cold War mode: Available to all Eras

Multiplayer only (excludes Co-Op)

Available once per account

 

Boot Camp + Brothers in Arms

From
10 MAY
10:01UTC Time
Until
14 JUN
8:59UTC Time

Boot Camp is where your fundamental tanking abilities are tested through a series of Challenges. The rewards include Boosters, Key Cards, the Jackal M4A4 FL10, and more.

And you’ll earn even more rewards by taking on Boot Camp with a buddy! With the Platoon Up and Brothers in Arms Challenges active at the same time, you can get bonuses on Silver, Vehicle XP, and Commander XP earnings as well as a Top Secret Key Card.

Ready to enlist? Details on the full experience can be found here.


SPECIAL SALES

May Tank of the Month DLC: leKpz M 41 90 mm

From
3 MAY
10:01UTC Time
Until
31 MAY
8:59UTC Time

Make the fast-moving leKpz M 41 90 mm and its formidable firepower yours! This vehicle is available along with bonus content for only $9.99 USD in the May Tank of the Month bundle:

Get it for your system of choice by following the links below:


WEEKLY SALES

From
10 MAY
10:01UTC Time
Until
17 MAY
8:59UTC Time

Remember, Commander: All Premium vehicle bundles purchased from the Store come with their own Vehicle slot and a mix of standard and Premium ammo. If you want to send any of the bundles below as a gift, make sure that you and the receiver are friends on both your device and in the game.

Weekly Bundles

This week, get a huge pack of Silver boosters and a wide variety of Premium tanks to fill nearly any role, all at a discount of at least 50%. Take a look!

All bundles below are single-purchase only.

EXPAND ALL
COLLAPSE ALL
Mid Tier Destroyers
Mercenary Vanguard

25,715 Gold 12,850

50% Savings

Weekly Deal: T-34-88

4,114 Gold 2,050

50% Savings

Weekly Deal: x1.5 Silver Boosters
  • x1.5 Silver Boosters (20)

1,860 Gold 870

53% Savings

 

Super Savings

Earn battle XP to unlock the deals below at a 50% discount. Each Super Savings vehicle offer is available to players who don’t yet own the tank and is available for 72 hours from the moment you unlock it in game. Don’t miss out!

  • T-55A Post-War Era Eastern Alliance Medium Tank
    • This stalwart Cold War mode vehicle offers classic medium tank gameplay. Dominate the map with your mobility, take shots with your powerful, fast-aiming gun, and bolster your allies as you make your advance.
    • Earn 8,000 XP in battle to unlock the 50% Super Savings discount.
  • American Tier VII T28 Concept Tank Destroyer
    • This tank destroyer is for those who love to surprise the enemy. Keep your sides protected and aim around corners for a true display of military might that your opponents won’t forget. This vehicle has Preferential Matchmaking.
    • Earn 20,000 XP in battle to unlock the 50% Super Savings discount.
  • German Tier VIII Icebreaker VK 75.01 (K) Heavy Tank
    • Nothing breaks the ice between you and an opponent like 490 alpha damage. The Icebreaker has a rear-mounted turret. Put it to good use and get to sidescraping!
    • Earn 40,000 XP in battle to unlock the 50% Super Savings discount.

And don’t forget about our Key Cards! Each Card provides you with a mix of Gold and additional in-game content (including possible World War II Premium tanks!) that’ll give your battles a boost. You can see the current possible drops in this article.


REMINDERS

Catch these ongoing events while you still can:

Available Contracts

Check out the article details to find out how you can earn one of these Mercenary tanks:

  • Bulwark – Contract open through May 17th (final week)
  • Slapjack – Contract open through June 7th
  • The Machine – Contract open through June 13th

Škoda T 56

From
26 APR
10:01UTC Time
Until
17 MAY
8:59UTC Time

Have you seen the discounted bundles for the Czechoslovakian Tier VIII Škoda T 56 Heavy Tank? If not, don’t miss ‘em. You’ve got one more week to get this vehicle at a price never seen before on a new Premium tank. Check out the spotlight article for all the info you need.

 

Premium Bonus Event IV

From
3 MAY
10:01UTC Time
Until
17 MAY
8:59UTC Time

Put more tanks in your garage and more Silver in your virtual pocket!

Charge into battle with any Tier V+ tanks from the three Tech Tree lines below to get a +50% bonus on your Vehicle XP and Silver earnings in every battle. Which tanks will be your go-to vehicles?

The Premium Bonus is available on the following vehicles:

 

Challenges: Truth Will Prevail

From
3 MAY
10:01UTC Time
Until
24 MAY
8:59UTC Time

Make the Škoda T 56, the Lioness Škoda T 45 from the Steel Beasts season, or any of the other recently released Czech heavy tanks the focus of your next battles. If you do, you’ll be rewarded through these three themed Challenges!

Details are available at the bottom of our Czech heavy tank spotlight article, right here.

 

The Long Haul

From
10 MAY
10:01UTC Time
Until
17 MAY
8:59UTC Time

The Long Haul returns to reward you for your perseverance! Details below.

The Long Haul – May 10th

Goals Rewards Restrictions
Place in the top seven XP earners on your team in 75 battlesOne of the following, awarded at random:
  • Confidential Key Card
  • Classified Key Card
  • Top Secret Key Card
  • Available to World War II and Cold War mode
  • Multiplayer only (excludes Co-Op)
  • Available two times per account

COMMUNITY STREAMS

Get the latest info and see what’s ahead for World of Tanks Modern Armor in each of this week’s streams, taking place live on our Twitch channel: https://www.twitch.tv/wotconsole.

 

Tanking with T33kanne

From
10 MAY
16:00UTC Time
Until
10 MAY
18:00UTC Time

Every Tuesday starting at 11:00 AM Central (16:00 UTC), join Senior Community Manager T33kanne for a two-hour community stream that’s packed with gameplay. Get your tanking fix in!

 

Weekly Assault with Tankz0rz and Paingod

From
13 MAY
19:00UTC Time
Until
13 MAY
20:00UTC Time

Join Tankz0rz and executive producer Paingod for an in-depth discussion and a first look at upcoming releases, this Friday starting at 2:00 PM Central (19:00 UTC)!