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WoT’s Happening This Week! May 17th – May 23rd

May 17, 2022

It’s a jungle out there. This week, you’ll find not only a new Premium Leopard vehicle but also an entire Tech Tree line of Leopards in Cold War mode, ready to strike!

And that’s not all. Click below or read on to find out WoT’s Happening:


NEW VEHICLES

German Leopard Cold War Tech Tree Line

A new line featuring some of the most versatile and powerful tanks in history is here! Branching off from the M47 Patton, the German Leopard line extends through all three Cold War Eras.

Plus, from now through June 6th, you can take advantage of the German Ace Tanker Challenges to earn incredible rewards whenever tanks from this line (or World War II German tanks) are involved in your battles.

Learn more about these vehicles and Challenges in this feature article.

 

New Premium Tank: Leopard 2AV

If you want to get your hands on a well-rounded heavy-hitter right away, don’t miss the Leopard 2AV Escalation Era Western Alliance Heavy Tank. Like other Cold War heavy tanks, it features robust armor, plus notable mobility and firepower to add plenty of variety to any fight!

Get to know it better in its spotlight article.

 


CHALLENGES AND EVENTS

Heavy Tank Mastery Week 4

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

FINAL WEEK! Bring out your favorite heavies for one more week and get a chance at 1,000,000 Silver, Premium Time, and a unique Emblem.

And if you’ve been working on this Challenge from the start, don’t stop now. This is your week to earn Emblems and Medals to put your dominance on display, plus a Top Secret Key Card! You’re almost there!

Full details available here.

GOAL

REWARD

Heavy Tank Mastery Week 4

Place in the top 7 damage dealers on your team in 30 battles

Premium Account Time – 1 Day

1,000,000 Silver

Heavy Tank Master Emblem (1)

Heavy Tank Mastery

Complete Heavy Tank Mastery Weeks 1, 2, 3, and 4

Heavy Tank Mastery Medal (1)

Heavy Tank Master Emblem (1)

Top Secret Key Card (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 3

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

Every month, you have a new Challenge to earn an incredible 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. If you’ve completed Weeks 1 and 2 of this Challenge, then this is your week to get your shiny new vehicle. And if you haven’t, no worries – you’ve still got this week and the next. Make ‘em count!

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

GOAL

REWARD

T23E3 Challenge: Week 3, Stage I

Win 5 battles

50,000 Silver
T23E3 Challenge: Week 3, Stage II

Deal and assist in 1,000 damage 15 times

x2 Vehicle XP Boosters (10)
T23E3 Challenge: Week 3, Stage III

Deal 50,000 or more damage in any number of battles

x4 Commander XP Booster (10)

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

 

Trade-In Event

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

The ever-popular Trade-In Event is back… and for the first time ever, Cold War tanks are in the Trade-Up list! Whaaaaaaat?!

For those who haven’t seen a Trade-In Event before: for two weeks, you can trade in any of the Premium tanks you own from the Trade-In List for 50% of their Gold value. Then, you can use that same Gold value to get any of the Premium tanks on the Trade-Up List.

Check out the full lists in this article.

 

Premium Bonus V

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

Your World War II battles just leveled up. For the next two week, get a +50% Vehicle XP bonus AND a +50% Silver bonus on every battle you play in the following tanks from the three lines below:


KEY CARDS

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

You know how we said that we added Cold War tanks to the Trade-In Event? Well, we didn’t want the fun to stop there. So we’ve added Cold War tanks to the latest bunch of Key Cards, too!

Each Key Card guarantees you Gold along with a mix of in-game content that can include Free XP, Boosters, Premium Time… and yes, Premium tanks for World War II OR Cold War mode!

It’s a good month to get some cards for yourself. See the full lists of possible drops right here.


SPECIAL SALES

New 3D Premium Commanders

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

What could make the new German Leopard tanks even more powerful? New Commanders to take them forward into battle. Say guten tag to the latest themed 3D Premium Commanders, Felix Ziegler and Lea Jäger!

Felix Ziegler Felix Ziegler
Felix Ziegler
Lea Jäger Lea Jager
Lea Jager

Premium Commanders start with two open Skill slots and earn Commander XP at a +15% bonus rate. And though these are German-themed Commanders, you can assign them to any vehicle to start.

Get Felix and Lea in the Recruit reel in game or in any of the bundles below from the in-game Store:

German Command

Felix Ziegler 3D Premium Commander

Lea Jäger 3D Premium Commander

3,500

20% Savings

Felix Ziegler

Felix Ziegler 3D Premium Commander

2,200

Lea Jäger

Lea Jäger 3D Premium Commander

2,200

 

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
17 MAY
10:01UTC Time
Until
24 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, you can get massive discounts on tank bundles designed for different stages of your tanking career, a bundle made to cater to specific playstyles, and a huge pack of Commander XP Boosters. Take a look!

All bundles below are single-purchase only.

EXPAND ALL
COLLAPSE ALL
Veteran Sevens

16,556 Gold 8,250

50% Savings

Weekly Deal: Volk T-44-100

10,592 Gold 5,295

50% Savings

Weekly Deal: x4 Commander XP Boosters
  • x4 Commander XP Boosters (20)

2,060 Gold   850

58% Savings

 

Not looking for a bundle? You can get the following individual tanks from the Premium Tech Tree this week at a discount of 15%:

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!

  • German Tier V Captured KV-1 Heavy Tank
    • You’ve heard the phrase “can’t stop, won’t stop,” right? Well, that’s the perfect phrase for the Captured KV-1. Its high rate of fire gives it a gun that simply won’t let up… and its Premium bonuses aren’t too shabby, either.
    • Earn 8,000 XP in battle to unlock the 50% Super Savings discount.
  • British Tier VII FV201 (A45) Heavy Tank
    • If you like going hull down, or if you enjoy playing “heaviums” that are made to be on the move and not in a brawl, then try the FV201 (A45). This tank’s mobility and gun depression are well suited for the role of a flanking sniper.
    • Earn 20,000 XP in battle to unlock the 50% Super Savings discount.
  • Swedish Tier VIII Strv S1 Tank Destroyer
    • Once you’ve found the perfect battlefield position, take advantage of the Strv S1’s Siege Mode mechanic to unleash the power of its gun and let the opposing team have it from a distance.
    • Earn 40,000 XP in battle to unlock the 50% Super Savings discount.

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:

 

Challenges: Truth Will Prevail

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

FINAL WEEK! The Škoda T 56, the Lioness Škoda T 45, and the recently released Czech Tech Tree heavy tanks can earn you rewards through these three Challenges!

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

 

On-Track: U.S. Medium Tanks

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

Get Silver discounts and a +25% XP bonus on the tanks in the M48A5 Patton line for one more week! With On-Track, it’s easy to get an entire tank line into your garage from start to finish. See the details here.

 

Leopard VT-2

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

A brand-new Premium Cold War tank available for 50% off? That’s what we’re talking about! Get the Leopard VT-2 Escalation Era Western Alliance Medium Tank and its unbelievable firepower in any of three available bundles. All the information on this vehicle is available here.

 

Boot Camp + Brothers in Arms

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

Boot Camp is underway! Test your tanking skills through a series of Challenges that will reward you with 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.

Details on the full experience can be found here.

 

The Long Haul

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

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

The Long Haul – May 17th

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
17 MAY
16:00UTC Time
Until
17 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
20 MAY
19:00UTC Time
Until
20 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)!