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8.7 Release Notes
08-01-2013, 07:38 PM,
8.7 Release Notes
8.7 Release Notes

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New Content:

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New British SPG line:
Tier II – Loyd Gun Carriage
Tier III – Birch Gun
Tier IV – Sexton II
Tier V – Bishop
Tier VI – Crusader 5.5-in. SP
Tier VII – FV304
Tier VIII – FV207
Tier IX – FV3805
Tier X – Conqueror Gun Carriage

New Map
‘Severogorsk’ is a new winter map resembling Eastern European landscape. It introduces mostly open spaces, but there are also some buildings and facilities around the map which can be used as cover.

New Vehicles
MT-25 – this Soviet tier VI light tank will replace the T-50-2.
If T-50-2 was researched prior the patch, the MT-25 will be researched as well
If T-50-2 was in the player’s garage prior the patch, it will be replaced by the MT-25
Crew on the T-50-2 will be automatically retrained for the MT-25 and a radioman with 100% training will be added
Camouflage patterns and statistics will on T-50-2 will be transferred to the MT-25
Experience gathered on the T-50-2 will be transferred to the MT-25
Experience gathered on the T-50 will be transferred to the KV-1S
New ammunition will not be loaded on the MT-25
Emblems and Inscriptions on the T-50-2 will be sold for their purchase price
E-25 – German tier VII Premium tank destroyer
Sexton I – British tier III Premium SPG


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Rebalanced the T-50 tank:
Gun dispersion during movement and turning decreased by 4%
T-50 suspension resistance on all terrain types reduced by 15%
V-3 engine added
M17E engine removed
M-5-400F Bis engine removed
Tank price changed from 200,000 to 140,000
Max Speed reduced by 8km/h
Depression angle of the 37mm automatic Sh-37 gun reduced by 2 degrees
Reloading time of the 45mm 20K gun reduced from 2.3 to 2.1 sec
Ammo rack capacity for the 45mm BT-42 gun increased by 10 shells
Elevation angle of the 45mm BT-42 gun changed from 25 to 19 degrees
Depression angle of the 45 mm BT-42 gun changed from 7 to 4 degrees
Reloading time of the 45mm BT-42 gun reduced from 2.3 to 2.1 sec
45mm BT-43 gun added
57mm ZiS-8 gun removed
Turret turning speed of the T-50 turret changed from 45 to 48 degrees per second

VK 30.02 (D)
Engine Maybach HL 210 P30 replaced with engine Maybach HL 210 TRM P30
Switched off the Assault mode on the Westfield and Malinovka maps.
Added changes to the Assault mode on the map Malinovka

Fixes and Improvements
Reworked the maps “Highway” and “Port” for the new render
Reworked and adjusted some special effects
Fixed several destructible objects, which significantly slow down the speed of the tank
Fixed and improved visual models of some ambient objects
Fixed several issues with the match making system, which appeared after the release of the update 8.6
Extended the list of names and surnames of crew members of all nations
The voice message ‘We've got them’ replaced with ‘Armour is penetrated!’
Fixed the collision-models of some buildings and object.
Corrected errors in the descriptions of the achievement prerequisites for ‘Sniper’ and ‘Lucky’ medals.
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04-30-2018, 11:42 PM,
RE: 8.7 Release Notes
Anyone still playing World of Tanks? I recently tried it again after a few years and the game looks so differently then it was back in the day. It's unbelievable how much they improved it, especially graphically.
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