World of Tanks Rolls out Explosive New Content

Wargaming today announced World of Tanks Update 9.1 is now available in Europe. Players from Korea will be able to try out new content and features on June 12, with tank commanders from Asia and North America getting the update on June 13 and June 17, correspondingly. Update 9.1 continues the enhancements rolling out for World of Tanks in 2014 by introducing balance improvements and content additions including new in-game awards and Historical Battles.

The Siege of Tobruk and Bryansk Front are the two newest legendary tank skirmishes added to Historical Battles along with a new winter map Kharkiv giving players the opportunity to relive even more historical tank encounters. With the addition of new in-game awards, players can now earn achievements specifically for SPG and Team Battles by completing special feats in World of Tanks.

Update 9.1 also features in-game improvements to many iconic maps including Arctic Region, Tundra, Komarin, Windstorm, and Northwest. New displays of distinctive marks have been added for damage caused to vehicles depending on nation and vehicle armament. Balance improvements have been made for a number of Tier IV-VII light tanks including the VK 28.01, M4 Sherman, A-20, MT-25 and certain Tank Destroyers.