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WoT’s Happening This Week! January 11th – January 17th

January 11, 2022

A new tank joins the Cold War battlefield! Take a look at the latest Premium addition to the Western Alliance, the new SmoothMan contract, and more tank goodness waiting for you in game!

Click below or read on to see WoT’s happening this week:


NEW COLD WAR TANK: FV4201/T95E1

Use its great aim time, accuracy, and gun depression to rule the hull-down game and finish your opponents off with ease. Full details on this Cold War monster can be found in its dedicated article.


NEW CONTRACT: EARN SMOOTHMAN!

From
11 JAN
11:01UTC Time
Until
8 FEB
9:59UTC Time

It’s flexible, reliable, and smooooooth to play with. The contract for the Mercenary Tier V SmoothMan Medium Tank begins today! All the information you need to make this vehicle yours, along with its Blood Falcon 2D Standard Commander, can be found in its dedicated article.


CHALLENGES AND EVENTS

Paladin Challenge – Week 2

From
11 JAN
11:01UTC Time
Until
18 JAN
9:59UTC Time

How far are you in the 2022 Paladin Challenge? Don’t worry if you missed the first week. Completing three out of four weeks of the Paladin Challenge will grant you the British Tier VIII Paladin Caernarvon Action X Heavy Tank for FREE!

Each week, complete a series of three simple goals to earn in-game rewards plus a 35% discount on the Paladin. It doesn’t have to be in order (completing any three weeks of the Challenge will do).

And if you complete all four weeks of the Challenge, you’ll get an extra reward: an additional ten x2 Vehicle XP Boosters and ten x4 Commander XP Booster at the end!

Challenge details for Week 2 can be found below.

NOTE: If you already own the Paladin, you’ll receive its value in Silver—4,200,000 Silver—instead.

GOAL

REWARD

Paladin Challenge: Week 2, Stage I

Win a battle

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

Deal and assist at least 1,000 damage in a battle 10 times

35% discount on the Paladin Caernarvon Action X unlocked
Paladin Challenge: Week 2, Stage III

Deal 25,000 or more damage in any number of battles

x2 Vehicle XP Boosters (10)

Flag Voucher

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


Silver Rain Challenge

From
14 JAN
11:01UTC Time
Until
18 JAN
9:59UTC Time

Time for some serious earnings! From this Friday until the Tuesday server restart, win a battle and earn a +50% Silver bonus with the Silver Rain Challenge!

GOAL: SILVER RAIN

Win a battle

REWARD

+50% Silver

RESTRICTIONS

Available to World War II and Cold War modes

Available to multiplayer only

Available 20 times per day

Resets daily


TANK TRADE-IN EVENT

From
11 JAN
10:01UTC Time
Until
24 JAN
8:59UTC Time

For a limited time, if you own any of the Premium World War II tanks specified in the Trade-In list, you can trade them in for 50% of their value. Then, you can put that value toward acquiring any of the World War II Premium tanks from the Trade-Up list. Please note that you can only trade in one vehicle per transaction.

Trade-In List

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USA

T92 Light
M4A2E4
M4A2E4 Ripper
M4 Improved
T23E3
Eagle 7 T26E3
T26E4 Super Pershing
Freedom
T95E2
M46 Patton KR
Deathstalker M46 Patton
T25 Pilot Number 1
Vengeance T25
M48A2 Patton
T14
M6A2E1
T26E5 Patriot
Chrysler K
Bog Horror
T32-A Proto
Hellcat 105 HMC
T78
M56 Scorpion

Germany

Pz.Kpfw. T 25
Pz.Kpfw. V/IV
Pz.Kpfw. IV Hydrostat
Pz.Kpfw. III Ausf. K
Kraft’s Pz. IV
Pz.Kpfw. IV Schmalturm
Panther/M10
Kraft’s Panther
Wraith Panzer 58
VK 65.01 (H)
Tiger 217
Sturm VK 36.01 (H) mit 10.5 cm
VK 45.03
Adler VK 45.03
StuG IV
The Hidden StuG III
Dicker Max
E 25
8,8 cm PaK 43 Jagdtiger
Kanonenjagdpanzer
Striker Kanonenjagdpanzer
Fortress Ferdinand

UK

Frostbite Sherman Grizzly I
Matilda Black Prince
Cromwell Knight
AC 4 Experimental
Sentinel AC IV Experimental
Sherman Firefly Boilermaker
Sherman VC Firefly
Jackal M4A4 FL-10
Chieftain/T95
Centennial
Atomic Centurion
TOG II*
British Bulldog
FV201 (A45)
Excalibur
AT 15A
Vindicator
HMH FV305

USSR

Matilda IV
Fighting Girlfriend T-34
T-34 Shielded
HMH T-34-85M
T-34-85 Rudy
Talon T-44-122
Volk T-44-100
STG Guardian
Churchill III
KV-220-2
Bogatyr KV-220
Object 244
IS-2
IS-2M
KV-5
IS-3 auto
IS-5 (Object 730)
Gorynych KV-5
Fatherland IS3-3A
Glory IS-5
KV-4 by Kreslavskiy
Object 252U
SU-85I
SU-100Y
SU-122-44
Slayer SU-152
ISU-130
HMH ISU-130
Bizon T-103
SU-130PM

France

AMX 13 57
HMH AMX Modèle 58
ELC EVEN 90
AMX CDC
M4A1 Revalorisé
HMH M51 Super Sherman
FCM 50 t
Liberté
AMX M4 mle. 49
Égalité AMX M4 49
Nomad Somua SM
Audace Canon D’Assaut 105
105 leFH18B2

Japan

Type 3 Chi-Nu Kai
Senshi STA-2
Heavy Tank No. VI
Kaiju O-I

China

Dragon Type 62
Type 59
59-Patton
Legion Patton
112
WZ-111
Alpine Tiger WZ-111
Yazi WZ-120-1G FT

Czechoslovakia

Škoda T 40
Žižka Škoda T 40

Sweden

Strv m/42-57 Alt A.2
Strv 81
Draugen Lansen C
Barracuda Emil 1951
Stark Strv S1
Strv S1

Poland

Wojtek Pz.Kpfw. V Ausf. G
50TP Prototyp

Italy

Progetto M35 mod. 46

Mercenary

Turtle
Skullcap
Trinity Mk. II
Beachparty
Boulder
Bananabuster
Brick

Trade-Up List

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COLLAPSE ALL
USA

Falcon T92
T23E3
Eagle 7 T26E3
T95E2
Deathstalker M46 Patton
Vengeance T25
T77
Chrysler K
T32-A Proto
T78

Germany

Panther/M10
Kraft’s Panther
Pz 58 Mutz
Tiger 131
Icebreaker VK 75.01 (K)
E 25
8,8 cm PaK 43 Jagdtiger
Fortress Ferdinand

UK

Jackal M4A4 FL-10
Chieftain/T95
Atomic Centurion
FV201 (A45)
HMH FV305

USSR

Talon T-44-122
Volk T-44-100
STG Guardian
IS-2
T-VI-100
IS-5 (Object 730)
KV-5
SU-122-44
Slayer SU-152
Bizon T-103
SU-130PM

France

AMX 13 57
HMH AMX Modèle 58
ELC EVEN 90
Bat.-Châtillon Bourrasque
HMH M51 Super Sherman
FCM 50 t
AMX M4 mle. 49
Nomad Somua SM
Audace Canon D’Assaut 105

Japan

Senshi STA-2
Heavy Tank No. VI
Kaiju O-I

China

Dragon Type 62
Type 59
Legion Patton
Alpine Tiger WZ-111
Yazi WZ-120-1G FT

Czechoslovakia

Škoda T 40
General Škoda T 27

Sweden

Barracuda Emil 1951
Stark Strv S1
Strv 81
Draugen Lansen C

Poland

Wojtek Pz.Kpfw. V Ausf. G
50TP Prototyp
CS-52 LIS

Italy

Ariete Progetto M35 Mod. 46

Mercenary

Turtle
Absolution
Trinity Mk. II
Boulder


SPECIAL SALE

January Tank of the Month DLC: T-34-88

From
4 JAN
11:01UTC Time
Until
1 FEB
9:59UTC Time

Own the legendary T-34-88, along with bonus content, with our January Tank of the Month bundle for $9.99 USD!

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

XBox

WEEKLY SALES

From
11 JAN
11:01UTC Time
Until
18 JAN
9:59UTC 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.

Weekly Bundles

This week, you can get a x3 Vehicle XP Booster bundle along with the weekly tanks! Because why shouldn’t you earn increased XP with your new vehicles (or any other vehicles you like)?

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x3 Vehicle XP Booster
  • x3 Vehicle XP Booster (20)

2,000 Gold 840 Gold

58% Savings!

A Spot of Tea

Super Savings

Earn battle XP to get the two 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 Talon T-44-122 Medium Tank
    • Use the Talon’s excellent mobility and high alpha damage values to wreak havoc upon the battlefield! And thanks to its +60% Silver bonus, this vehicle is a great tank to use if you want to earn lots of Silver fast.
    • Earn 8,000 XP in battle to unlock the 50% Super Savings discount.
  • Soviet Tier VIII Verzila KV-4 K Heavy Tank
    • It’s got good gun handling and an off-centered cannon for you to use side-scraping techniques more efficiently. Keep these points in mind to make the most of your armor and damage values.
    • Earn 20,000 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 menacing Mercenary tanks:

  • Chisel – Contract open through May 2nd
  • Tusk – Contract open through May 9th

British Invasion Season

From
7 DEC
11:01UTC Time
Until
8 FEB
9:59UTC Time

The British Invasion season is still going strong! From rewards to rules, get all the season information you need (including what you can get with a Season Pass and Ultimate Pass) here.


Daily Play

From
7 DEC
11:01UTC Time
Until
15 FEB
9:59UTC Time

Earn a random drop by ranking as one of the top ten XP earners on your team. How many of the daily drops do you think you can get?

GOAL

RESTRICTIONS

Place among the top 10 XP earners on your team in a battle Available to World War II and Cold War modes

Available to multiplayer only

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


Tanksmas Key Cards

From
14 DEC
11:01UTC Time
Until
18 JAN
9:59UTC Time

It’s your final week to get a holiday-themed 2D Standard Commander, Gold, and Free XP all at once! Plus, the Tanksmas Key Cards can also grant you a Premium World War II tank and a vehicle slot with your Commander! See all the possible holiday-themed drops you can get right here.


On-Track: Soviet Union

From
4 JAN
11:01UTC Time
Until
18 JAN
9:59UTC Time

Make the most of this special installment of On-Track that covers the entire World War II Soviet Tech Tree while you can!

+25% XP bonus on every World War II Soviet Tech Tree tank

50% Silver discount on Soviet Tech Tree tanks from Tier III – VI

30% Silver discount on Soviet Tech Tree tanks from Tier VII – X


Mastery of the Hunt

From
4 JAN
11:01UTC Time
Until
15 FEB
9:59UTC Time

Earn some hefty rewards by taking on these Challenges with any light tank and tank destroyer from either World War II or Cold War mode! Complete both series and the special Mastery of the Hunt rewards are yours! Details below:

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Light Tanks on the Hunt

GOAL

REWARD

Light Tanks on the Hunt I

Assist with 10,000 or more damage due to you spotting vehicles in any number of battles

500,000 Silver

Premium Account Time – 1 Day

Light Tanks on the Hunt II

Detect 20 or more vehicles in any number of surviving battles

1,000,000 Silver

Premium Account Time – 1 Day

Light Tanks on the Hunt III

Assist with 40,000 or more damage due to you spotting vehicles in any number of battles

1,000,000 Silver

Premium Account Time – 1 Day

RESTRICTIONS

Available to both World War II mode and Cold War mode

Available to light tanks only

Multiplayer only (excludes Co-Op)

Available once per account

Tank Destroyers on the Hunt

GOAL

REWARD

Tank Destroyers on the Hunt I

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

500,000 Silver

Premium Account Time – 1 Day

Tank Destroyers on the Hunt II

Destroy 40 or more vehicles in any number of battles

1,000,000 Silver

Premium Account Time – 1 Day

Tank Destroyers on the Hunt III

Deal 125,000 or more damage in any number of battles

1,000,000 Silver

Premium Account Time – 1 Day

RESTRICTIONS

Available to both World War II mode and Cold War mode

Available to tank destroyers only

Multiplayer only (excludes Co-Op)

Available once per account

Mastery of the Hunt

GOAL

REWARD

Mastery of the Hunt

Complete all the stages in both Light Tanks on the Hunt and Tank Destroyers on the Hunt

Klimov 3D Premium Commander

x2 Silver Boosters (5)

Premium Account Time – 1 Day

RESTRICTIONS

Available to both World War II mode and Cold War mode

Multiplayer only (excludes Co-Op)

Available once per account


The Long Haul

From
11 JAN
11:01UTC Time
Until
18 JAN
9:59UTC Time

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

The Long Haul

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

WEEKLY ASSAULT COMMUNITY STREAM

From
14 JAN
20:00UTC Time
Until
14 JAN
21:00UTC Time

Get the latest info and see what’s ahead for World of Tanks Modern Armor. Join Tankz0rz and executive producer Paingod for an in-depth discussion on the Weekly Assault, this Friday starting at 2:00 PM Central (20:00 UTC)!

The stream takes place on our Twitch channel: https://www.twitch.tv/wotconsole Don’t miss it!

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