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WoT’s Happening This Week! October 5th – October 11th

October 5, 2021

A new Premium Cold War tank, a new month-long Earn Challenge for a World War II powerhouse, and so much more: Click below or read on to find out WoT’s happening this week!


NEW TANK: MBT70

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

Take command of the new Premium tank to roll out for Cold War mode: the hard-hitting MBT70 Détente Era Western Alliance Heavy Tank! Get all its stats and details in its spotlight article.


CHALLENGES AND EVENTS

Check out the events that have gone live since the last edition of WoT’s Happening This Week! Newer events are listed first.

October Challenge

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

Want to earn a ton of boosters and Cosmetics vouchers? Or, if that’s not enough for you, how about an even bigger reward: the T54E2? It’s all waiting for you to claim in the month-long October Challenge! Details here.

Fresh Coat of Paint

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

In honor of German Unity Day, grab the new Premium Skins available for three legendary German tanks:

You can get all three in the Teutonic Colors bundle OR earn the Skins for the VK 36.01 (H) and the Tiger II along with boosters and Silver in the Fresh Coat of Paint Earn Challenge. Details on all this German goodness are available in this article.


WEEKLY SALES

From
5 OCT
10:01UTC Time
Until
12 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

This week’s Premium tank bundles feature tanks grouped by battlefield specialty. Are you a master scout, a hellraiser on offense, or another kind of tanker? Choose the bundle that fits your playstyle and save up to 60%!

Weekly Deals

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

  • Japanese Tier VIII STA-2 Medium Tank
    • Excellent penetration and gun depression stats make the STA-2 a superb support tank, one built for the flanks or the ridgelines. It also has Preferential Matchmaking!
    • 7,810 Gold Available this week for  3,900
  • Swedish Tier VIII Lansen C Medium Tank
    • Use the Lansen C’s all-around solid gun stats and notable mobility to engage the enemy at mid- to long-range distances for the ultimate in team support.
    • 7,943 Gold Available this week for  3,970

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!

  • American Tier VIII T26E5 Heavy Tank
    • Rack up the hits and stand up to whatever the enemy dishes out with the strong turret armor, ample DPM, and excellent penetration stats of the T26E5.
    • Earn 8,000 XP in battle to unlock the 50% Super Savings discount.
  • French Tier VIII FCM 50 t Heavy Tank
    • Don’t let the FCM 50 t’s large size fool you. This mobile heavy has an outstanding view range and a solid 90mm gun with good penetration to make it king of the assault.
    • Earn 20,000 XP in battle to unlock the 50% Super Savings discount.
  • Polish Tier VIII 50TP prototyp Heavy Tank
    • Take advantage of the 50TP prototyp’s exceptionally high 440 alpha damage and robust frontal hull armor to bring the pain straight to the enemy.
    • 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 Season

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

You have one more week to conquer the 100 Levels of the Arms Race season and claim all the rewards you can! See what’s still waiting for you and get info on the Season Pass and Ultimate Pass in this article.

Arms Race Tanks

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

The T 55A, the Object 934, and the T-72M1 will still be available for purchase for one week after the Arms Race season ends! Read this article to find out why you don’t want to miss your chance to get ‘em.

M4A1 FL10

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

This week is your last chance to add this fast-firing French fighter to your garage! Check out this spotlight article on the French Tier VI M4A1 FL10 Medium Tank for all the information.

On-Track: Strv 103B

From
28 SEP
10:01UTC Time
Until
12 OCT
8:59UTC Time

Swedish tank destroyers were the latest vehicles to be rebalanced in Tanks Reforged. This week, you can claim the Tech Tree vehicles in the Strv 103B line more easily thanks to On-Track’s Silver discounts and +25% XP bonus! Get all the info here.

The Long Haul

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

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

The Long Haul - October 5th

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 8th: 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 11th: 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!