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WoT’s Happening This Week! September 7th – September 13th

September 7, 2021

The Arms Race forges ahead while the Hot Wheelstanks zoom in for one last appearance. Don’t miss any of the action—take a look at WoT’s happening this week!


Arms Race Season Info

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

Brand-new tanks are waiting for you, along with Consumables, Boosters, and other rewards, in the World of Tanks Modern Armor: Arms Race season!

See everything that you can earn, including all the additional rewards that the Season Pass and Ultimate Pass offer, in this article.


Arms Race Season Tanks

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

Speaking of the new tanks that arrived with the Arms Race season, if you haven’t acquired them yet, you have a lot to look forward to.

Get all the details on the T 55A, the Object 934, and the T-72M1 in this info-pack article.


Tech Tree Update: Cold War Eastern Lights and Tank Destroyers

At the same time the Arms Race season launched, the Eastern Alliance Tech Tree expanded with four new light tanks and three new tank destroyers, all available to heat up your Cold War battles.

If you haven’t seen these vehicles for yourself yet, you can get a good look at them right here.


Key Cards

From
24 AUG
10:01UTC Time
Until
28 SEP
8:59UTC Time

Tanks like the FV4202 (P), the Lycan T71, and the Caernarvon Action X are among the Premium World War II tanks that you can score in this month’s Key Cards!

Each Key Card guarantees you Gold along with a mix of other in-game items. See all the drops you might get in yours right here.


Bounty Hunter: Deadbolt

From
31 AUG
10:01UTC Time
Until
21 SEP
8:59UTC Time

This wily Mercenary vehicle is just the tank you want to call on to defend your allies! Earn the Mercenary Tier V Deadbolt Heavy Tank, the cat-tastic Thunder Bot 2D Standard Commander, and a ton of other rewards by completing a series of tasks.

Take a look at the assignments ahead of you in the latest Bounty Hunter Challenge. They’re all listed in this article.


September Challenge: Earn the T95/FV4201 Chieftain

From
31 AUG
10:01UTC Time
Until
28 SEP
8:59UTC Time

How about earning another tank? Here’s a top-tier entry you won’t want to miss!

A beast on both offense and defense, the British Tier X T95/FV4201 Chieftain Heavy Tank can be yours along with Silver, Boosters, and Premium Consumables for completing this month’s special Challenge.

The details are all right here.


Teutonic Stinger: Earn the Rheinmetall Skorpion G

From
7 SEP
10:01UTC Time
Until
14 SEP
8:59UTC Time

Here’s a Challenge that hits hard and fast, just like the tank destroyer you can earn from it: the German Tier VIII Rheinmetall Skorpion G Tank Destroyer.

You’ve got only one week for this one, so make it count! Find out how to complete the Teutonic Stinger Challenge and earn its bounty of rewards in this article.


Hot Wheels Last Chance

From
7 SEP
10:01UTC Time
Until
21 SEP
8:59UTC Time

Get ‘em before they race off the battlefield forever! This is the LAST TIME that you’ll be able to grab all the legendary Hot Wheels vehicles and Commanders from the Store.

Choose extraordinary discounted bundles (available through September 20th) or limited-time Hot WheelsKey Cards (available through September 16th), and head into battle with the heart of a champion!

See everything that’s available in this article.


Day of Tankmen

From
7 SEP
10:01UTC Time
Until
14 SEP
8:59UTC Time

This year, the Day of Tankmen falls on Sunday, September 12th. This Russian military holiday honors the service of tankers throughout history, so of course we’re happy to celebrate it not for a day, but a whole week!

And we’ll be celebrating in a special way: with brand-new Skins for some longtime favorite Soviet tanks and a Day of Tankmen Emblem (as well as an astounding 50% Silver bonus across all nations and alliances in World War II and Cold War modes).

Discover which Soviet tanks are getting Skins and how you can make them yours in this article.


Earn Challenge: Honoring Heroes

From
7 SEP
10:01UTC Time
Until
14 SEP
8:59UTC Time

Tankers aren’t the only heroes we’re honoring this week. You can also earn the unique John Garvey Army Firefighter 3D Hero Commander through the Honoring Heroes Earn Challenge:

GOAL

Place in the top 5 XP earners on your team in 30 battles

REWARD

John Garvey Army Firefighter 3D Hero Commander

(starts with three open Skill slots and earns Commander XP at a 30% bonus rate)

RESTRICTIONS

Multiplayer only (excludes Co-Op)

Available once per account


+1/-1 Matchmaking

From
10 SEP
10:01UTC Time
Until
14 SEP
8:59UTC Time

It’s back! All this weekend and until the Tuesday server restart, you’ll be matched with players no more than one tier above or one tier below yours in your World War II battles.

Preferential Matchmaking tanks will see tanks from the same tier or one tier below.

Get ready for four days of battles with your closest rivals!


The Long Haul

From
7 SEP
10:01UTC Time
Until
14 SEP
8:59UTC Time

Want to earn a random Key Card? Then place among the top seven XP earners in 75 multiplayer battles before next Tuesday’s server restart. The Long Haul will reward you if you do!

The Long Haul can be completed twice per account with no tier restrictions. Go for it, Commander!

The Long Haul – September 7th

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

September Bundles

From
7 SEP
10:01UTC Time
Until
14 SEP
8:59UTC Time

Your bundles this week celebrate the Day of Tankmen and Brazil’s Independence Day (September 7th!) and also offer some tried-and-true mainland European stalwarts. One bundle even includes two brand-new 3D Standard Commanders. Grab these assorted tanks and save up to 60%!

All Premium vehicles purchased from the Store come with their own Vehicle slot and a mix of standard and Premium ammo.

EXPAND ALL
COLLAPSE ALL
Tankmen’s Punch

12,450

60% Savings!

Tankmen’s Muscle

14,150

60% Savings!

The Mainland Rulers

12,300

60% Savings!

Heard From the Ipiranga
  • American Tier VIII M41B Brazilian Bulldog Light Tank
  • Tiago Silva 3D Standard Commander
  • Raquel Santos 3D Standard Commander
  • x2 Vehicle XP Booster (10)
  • x4 Commander XP Booster (10)

7,350

40% Savings!


Weekly Deals: 50% Off the T-34-88 and the Stockade Obj. 703 Auto!

From
7 SEP
10:01UTC Time
Until
14 SEP
8:59UTC Time

This week’s deals are two Soviet superstars that fill two distinctly different roles on the team. Get them both and see which one suits your playstyle—they’re available for 50% off!

All Premium vehicles purchased from the Store come with their own Vehicle slot and a mix of standard and Premium ammo.

T-34-88

It’s got a hard-hitting gun and outstanding maneuverability. With the T-34-88 at your command, you’ll be able to wear down the enemy team by hitting its flanks—and you’ll earn a ton of Vehicle XP and Commander XP while doing so, thanks to this medium tank’s bonus earn rates (including its unique Free XP earn rate).

T-34-88 Bundle

Soviet Tier VI T-34-88 Medium Tank

2,050

50% Savings!

Stockade Obj. 703 Auto

The Stockade Obj. 703 Auto has a 122mm, three-round autoloading gun that can deal up to 1170 burst damage. But just in case its offensive capabilities weren’t enough for you, it also has sloped frontal hull armor and sturdy turret armor. With this heavy tank, the front lines are yours for the taking.

Stockade Obj. 703 Auto Bundle

Soviet Tier VIII Stockade Obj. 703 Auto Heavy Tank

6,250

50% Savings!


Community Streams with MintoVimto

Please note: Community Liaison MintoVimto will be taking a break from streaming this week. He’ll be back on Friday, September 17th, with all the latest and greatest game info!

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!


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