28 March 2015
"Operation Pedestal" - a War Thunder short
In this community video feature, we present to you 'Operation Pedestal', a War Thunder short about a convoy heading for 'Fortress Malta', besieged by both the German and Italian air forces and navy. Enjoy!
27 March 2015
Weapons of Victory: T-34 "Lidice"
This week's 'Weapon of Victory' is the T-34 with 'Lidice' inscription, which saw countless battles on the Eastern Front of World War II. In this article, we will tell you a bit more about 'Lidice' and why this and many other tanks were called like this.
26 March 2015
P-63 In Soviet Service [Decal Included]
Whilst the Kingcobra might not share the popularity of the Mustang or the universality of the Thunderbolt, the P-63 is an excellent fighter with superb armament for its tier. If you enjoyed the P-39s or are a fan of the Russian Yak fighter’s heavy armament, the Kingcobra series will be a familiar and fun experience for you.
25 March 2015
753rd Tank Battalion
The 753rd provided a major share of the armored firepower of Task Force Butler and played a crucial role in its operations. Over the course of the operation, the 753rd battalion commander and operations officer each commanded separate, independently-maneuvering combined arms teams within the fast-moving operation.
24 March 2015
War Thunder sponsors the Tico Warbird Airshow 2015
The Tico Warbird Airshow is an annual three-day event in Florida that highlights military aviation and features some of the most famous trainer, fighter and bomber aircraft that ever flew in combat around the world. War Thunder is proud to be a sponsor of the Tico Warbird Airshow 2015.
24 March 2015
Shortly after IS-2 tanks started to roll off the assembly lines in 1943, the Soviet engineers quickly began drawing up plans for a new heavy tank, destined to replace the IS-2 in service with the Red Army in the future. In late 1944, after encounters with the Tiger II tank, the need for a new heavy vehicle became even higher.
23 March 2015
Sgt. Josef Frantisek
Whilst there have been a number of qualities and attributes common among successful fighter pilots – such as good eyesight and situational awareness – there has not been any one personality type which has dominated the ace fraternity. From the glory hunting loners to the selfless team players.