M60A1 RISE (P): Explosive Reactive American

After undergoing modernization efforts in the ‘70s to prolong its service life, the upgraded M60A1 (RISE) became the final old school US MBT that would be fielded, before newer, more modern tank designs would make their appearance.

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23 August 2017

T-64A - The Pioneer of a New Era

Developed in the early 1960s, the T-64 was the first tank in the world to feature composite armour protection and was, in many ways, a revolutionary design that would not only kick off development of the next generation of Soviet tanks, but would also announce the dawn of a new era of tank development.

22 August 2017

“New E.R.A.” in War Thunder: 1.71 major update announcement!

Update 1.71 “New E.R.A.” means rank 6 armoured vehicles, reactive and composite armour, new aircraft and locations. Welcome to the new era!

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22 August 2017

Krupp-Steyr Waffenträger - A Deadly Surprise

The Waffenträger concept was conceived to combine German artillery tractors and SPGs into one vehicle type that would salvage precious resources.

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18 August 2017

Answers from developers

It's time for another round of Questions and Answers! Click here for more information about the future plans.

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17 August 2017

Type 1936 Class Destroyer

Originally laid down in 1936, the Type 1936 class destroyer served the Kriegsmarine faithfully in the early stages of WW2. Now, the time has come for this battle-hardened German veteran to prove its worth once more in one of the upcoming naval testing sessions in War Thunder!

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27 July 2017

Answers from developers

It's time for another round of Questions and Answers! Click here for more information about the future plans.

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27 July 2017

Yugumo Class Destroyer

Captains, a brand new vessel is being launched from the drydock to join the ranks of the Imperial Japanese Navy - the Yūgumo class destroyer is making its way to the naval battlefields of War Thunder in one of the upcoming test sessions!

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13 July 2017

Answers from developers

It's time for another round of Questions and Answers! Click here for more information about the future plans.

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13 July 2017

World War: Start of the closed beta!

Squadrons begin their glorious journey in the all-new gaming mode - World War! Closed beta testing launches tomorrow, read more for details.

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10 July 2017

Fletcher Class Destroyer

Introduced in the early 1940s and serving well after WW2 with other nations, few ships ever managed to gain such an iconic status during their operational service as the US Fletcher class destroyer.

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24 June 2017

Latest Naval Q&A

Not so long ago we talked about how the development of the War Thunder fleet was proceeding. Today we present new developer answers.

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12 June 2017