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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
th December, 2012 — Wargaming today
announced that Update 8.2 is now available in Europe and goes live
in North America on December 13. The release introduces players to
five new US machines featuring autoloaders and oscillating turrets.
The line of premium vehicles has been reinforced by the British TOG
II prototype heavy tank, the heavily armed AT-15À heavy TD,
and the French FCM 50t heavy tank with impressive speed
To ensure players get a perfectly balanced experience, the
previously announced deployment of Chinese tanks will now take
place in the next update.
Update 8.2 also added overhauled rendering and lighting to the
next four battle arenas: Prokhorovka, Redshire, Erlenberg and
Ruinberg, making them more realistic and inviting players to
reconsider their strategies and apply new combat tactics.
About World of Tanks
World of Tanks is the first and only team-based, massively
multiplayer online action game dedicated to armored warfare. Throw
yourself into the epic tank battles of World War II with other
steel cowboys all over the world. Your arsenal includes more than
230 armored vehicles from United States, Germany, the Soviet Union,
France, Great Britain and China, carefully detailed with historical
Join World of Tanks:
Wargaming is an award-winning online game developer and
publisher and one of the leaders in the free-to-play MMO market.
Founded as a privately held company in 1998, Wargaming has shipped
more than 15 titles. Currently, Wargaming is focused on its
team-based MMO war series dedicated to the mid-20th century warfare
that will include the armored World of Tanks, the flight combat
World of Warplanes, and the naval World of Warships. The three
intertwined titles will form a common gaming universe integrated
within the portal