Source – https://warthunder.com/en/devblog/current/880 The creation of the giant H8K2 flying boat was a planned step by Japan in the development of its military doctrine. The appearance of the British S.25 Sunderland and the American XPBS-1 flying boats created “a higher bar” for modern flying boats. At the beginning of 1938, the Empire of Japan needed a […]

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War Thunder 1.53 Firestorm patch notes Update 1.53 – “Firestorm” Introduction of the new Dagor Engine 4.0: New water rendering; Introduction of Physically Based Rendering (PBR); Support for 64-bit version of the client (only for WiP version); New destructible environment; New Vehicles ​Great Britain A13 Mk2 1939 M10 Achilles Sherman Firefly Black Prince Hunter F1​ Germany […]

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War Thunder М26 Pershing with Т99 rocket launcher Vyacheslav Bulannikov, Game Designer: This vehicle will be the first rank 4 tank with rocket armament and will represent a serious threat to any enemy that meets it on the battlefield. The Pershing by itself can be a very dangerous opponent at its rank, and this additional […]

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War Thunder Pe-8 Source – http://warthunder.com/en/devblog/current/819 Kirill Vostretsov, game designer: War Thunder players have asked for this aircraft for a long time. The Pe-8 was an exemplary development from Soviet engineering, an aircraft capable of carrying an impressive four-ton bomb load over great distances. Apart from that, the Pe-8 was well defended by its powerful defensive […]

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War Thunder Hawker Hunter F 1 Source – http://warthunder.com/en/devblog/current/817 I think fans of British aviation have sometimes thought that the top-range British jet fighters, represented by the Meteor family, sometimes have a hard time in combat against the MiGs of the USSR and East Germany. The new jet-powered British fighter, the Hawker Hunter F.1, should correct this […]

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War Thunder T92 USA light tank Source – https://warthunder.com/en/devblog/current/818 Vyacheslav Bulannikov, Game Designer: Currently, the US light tank tree cuts off at rank 4. It ends with the M41A1. We’ve decided to introduce a new top-range rank 5 tank to this development line. The presence of a mobile tank in high-rank battles will add a lot […]

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