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WoT’s Happening This Week! October 12th – October 18th

October 12, 2021

This week, the German Tech Tree expands… and we’ve got just the Free XP deal to help you add those new vehicles to your garage. Click below or read on to learn about everything ahead!


NEW TANKS: THE STURMTIGER LINE

Not one, not two, but six hard-hitting, direct-fire support TDs have been added to the German Tech Tree! Branching off from the Tier IV StuG III Ausf. B Tank Destroyer, the new Sturmtiger line puts massive alpha damage at your disposal.

The line is available as of October 12th. Learn about each new vehicle in this spotlight article.


TANKS REFORGED AND ON-TRACK

From
12 OCT
10:01UTC Time
Until
26 OCT
8:59UTC Time

Let’s show the German Tech Tree a little more love, shall we? The E 50 M and several tanks leading to it (along with two Premium tanks) have been updated for battle in the latest wave of Tanks Reforged.

And for the next two weeks, you can earn all the tanks in the line more easily with the XP bonus and Silver discounts in its On-Track!

Get all the Tanks Reforged and On-Track details here.


SPECIAL SALE: FREE XP CONVERSION BONUS

From
12 OCT
10:01UTC Time
Until
19 OCT
8:59UTC Time

Want to claim the Sturmtiger vehicles sooner, speed through another tank line, or simply upgrade a module or two? We have a 1 Gold : 28 Free XP conversion bonus going all week to help your progress. Don’t miss it!


CHALLENGES AND EVENTS

Earn Challenge: Modern Trappings

From
12 OCT
10:01UTC Time
Until
19 OCT
8:59UTC Time

New Premium Skins are available for the T-72B and the M1A1 Abrams. You can get both of these new Cold War Skins from the Camo Reel in game… or you can earn them along with boosters and Silver in the Modern Trappings Earn Challenge! Details here.

Daily Challenge

From
12 OCT
10:01UTC Time
Until
26 OCT
8:59UTC Time

Here’s a Challenge that’s quick, easy, and repeatable every day for the next two weeks. All you have to do is penetrate a shot to receive one of the rewards below at random. And guess what: A tank is one of the possible rewards!

Take a look at the details:

GOAL

RESTRICTIONS

Penetrate one shot Available to World War II and Cold War modes

Available to multiplayer and Co-Op

Available once per day

Resets daily

REWARDS

One random drop from the following list:

  • Standard Consumables bundle: Repair Kit (3), Med Kit (3), Fire Suppressor (3)
  • 5,000 Silver
  • 10,000 Silver
  • 20,000 Silver
  • Enhanced Hull Patch Kit (1)
  • Enhanced Smokescreen (1)
  • Enhanced Fuel Boost (1)
  • Enhanced Rations (1)
  • x2 Free XP Booster (1)
  • x3 Vehicle XP Booster (1)
  • x4 Commander XP Booster (1)
  • x1.5 Silver Booster (1)
  • 50 Gold
  • 100 Gold
  • Confidential Key Card
  • Classified Key Card
  • Soviet Tier V Churchill III Heavy Tank + Vehicle Slot

WEEKLY SALES

From
12 OCT
10:01UTC Time
Until
19 OCT
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.

Premium Tank Bundles

Quality comes in all shapes and sizes, much like the tanks in this week’s bundles. Pick yours and save up to 60%!

 

Weekly Deals

Save 50% on each of these two tanks, this week only!

  • Soviet Tier VIII Motherland Medium Tank
    • The low profile, sloped frontal hull armor, and 100mm gun of the Motherland make this console-exclusive tank a real fighter that can get into the thick of it.
    • 10,857 Gold Available this week for 5,420
  • British Tier VII Jackal M4A4 FL10 Medium Tank
    • Support your team from a distance with the Jackal’s four-round autoloader. Thanks to its bonus earns, you’ll rack up Commander XP, Vehicle XP, and Silver!
    • 7,284 Gold Available this week for  3,640

Super Savings

Earn battle XP to get the three tanks below at a 50% discount. Each Super Savings 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, so don’t miss out!

  • Soviet Tier VII KV-122 Heavy Tank
    • What can make a 122mm gun even more devastating? Pair it with exceptional mobility, which is exactly what you’ll get with the KV-122.
    • Earn 8,000 XP in battle to unlock the 50% Super Savings discount.
  • Swedish Tier VIII Barracuda EMIL 51 Heavy Tank
    • With its three-round autoloading gun and outstanding gun depression, the Barracuda can unload serious burst damage to provide the close-range support your team needs.
    • Earn 20,000 XP in battle to unlock the 50% Super Savings discount.
  • German Tier VIII Icebreaker VK 75.01 (K) Heavy Tank
    • It can sidescrape. It can fight on the front lines. It can pulverize enemies with its gun, which is capable of up to 490 alpha damage. With the Icebreaker at your command, nothing can stand in your way.
    • 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:

Arms Race Tanks

From
24 AUG
10:01UTC Time
Until
19 OCT
8:59UTC Time

Overtime! You have one more week to snag the three Premium vehicles that debuted in the Arms Race season: the T 55A, the Object 934, and the T-72M1. Read this article to find out why these tanks are excellent additions to your garage.

MBT70

From
5 OCT
10:01UTC Time
Until
26 OCT
8:59UTC Time

The Détente Era’s first Premium tank is now available in its Primed, Fully Loaded, and Loaded bundles! Get the stats and details for the MBT70 Détente Era Western Alliance Heavy Tank in its spotlight article.

October Challenge

From
5 OCT
10:01UTC Time
Until
2 NOV
8:59UTC Time

You’ve still got time to earn the T54E2 along with boosters and vouchers for Cosmetics in the October Challenge… but why wait to claim all those glorious rewards? Remind yourself of everything you can get right here (and don’t forget to check out the bundle info)!

The Long Haul

From
12 OCT
10:01UTC Time
Until
19 OCT
8:59UTC Time

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

The Long Haul – October 12th

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
  • Available to multiplayer only (excludes Co-Op)
  • Available two times per account

COMMUNITY STREAMS WITH MINTOVIMTO

Our Community Liaison, MintoVimto, always has tons to tell you about! Get all the latest and upcoming info this week:

  • Friday, October 15th: Community Update Stream – Featuring Paingod
    MintoVimto and executive producer Paingod will take a deep dive into the latest update and talk about the road ahead and the vision for the game.
  • Monday, October 18th: Insider Information
    For a quick, up-close look at what’s coming your way in the next updates, including some in-depth gameplay with the latest tanks, join Minto here!

Each one of MintoVimto’s streams starts at 2:00 PM Central time (19:00 UTC) on our Twitch channel: https://www.twitch.tv/wotconsole Don’t miss ’em!

*Stream schedule is subject to change. Keep an eye on our social media accounts for the latest stream information!