World of Tanks 8.6 releases today – 19 June

19 Jun 2013  by   Paul Younger
Tweet about this on Twitter0Share on Facebook0Share on Google+1Share on Reddit0

Wargaming’s World of Tanks will be receiving an update today which takes the online tank-a-thon to version 8.6 and brings more vehicles, a new map and other game engine improvements.

In this update there’s the new map called Sacred Valley which will require “flexibility and a good strategic sense” and comes with some some great ambush opportunities.

New tanks are also included for good measure…

  • The British Tier V Excelsior heavy tank
  • New Soviet SPGs which include the SU-122A (Tier V) and SU-14-1 (Tier VII)
  • The German G.Pz. Mk. VI (e) (TierII), Pz.Sfl. IVb  (Tier IV), G.W. Tiger (P) (Tier VIII)
  • American SPGs, the  M44 (Tier VI) and M53/M55 (Tier IX)
  • French SPGs, the  AMX 105 AM mle. 47 (Tier IV) and Bat.-Châtillon 155 55 (Tier IX)

Other points to note are that Tier X vehicles have their credit income increased and the Tier IX, VIII, VII and VI vehicles (not SPGs) will also receive a slightly less extreme credit income boost.

The usual slew of graphic and audio improvements have also been added to keep tank nuts happy.

Tweet about this on Twitter0Share on Facebook0Share on Google+1Share on Reddit0

Related to this story

Register an IncGamers account to post comments or use Disqus.
You can also post via a social network.
Game advertisements by <a href="http://www.game-advertising-online.com" target="_blank">Game Advertising Online</a> require iframes.