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The Second Wave!
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Tankers and Pilots,  the second wave of Ground Forces’ Closed Beta has begun!


Those who purchased tank packs can now access the test server!

The second wave will give CBT access to those who purchased tank packs from December 4th to December 31st (included). Players who purchased their packs after that date will be included in the next wave of invitations.
Please remember that you accepted the NDA before making a purchase, when entering the game you will have to confirm that you agree with it once again.
  • All discussions, bug reports etc. should be only on the special Closed Beta Test Forum (you will need to relogin to the forums in order to access it). No  screenshots, game footage or any other information concerning CBT can be shared outside of it.
  • Those who purchased “T-34 and M4A2 Sherman Advanced Pack” get their access from December 26th 17:00 GMT, those who bought other tank packs can join the test on December 26th 18:00 GMT. If you purchased a tank pack and still cannot access CBT forum - try relogging.
  • Testing schedule: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from 02:00 to 06:00 GMT and from 13:00 GMT to 17:00 GMT. 
  • Invitations for those who completed Ground Forces HQ tasks will be sent every day except for the period from December 30th to January 2nd.
  • Players are only allowed to access CBT from one PC. Trying to access it from another PC will result in your testing account blockage.
  • Current version of the test client requires Windows 7 or higher and a DirectX11 compatible GPU (Radeon HD5000 or higher, GeForce GTX 460 or higher). Earlier GPU's support will be added later.


To get access to CBT-server please follow the instructions. If you cannot see this area, you need to relog in the forums so the new access can be applied, if you still cannot see it pm Scarper or Quarterninja in the forums. Label your pm clearly - Forum Access -

See you on the battlefield!

War Thunder developers team

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