World Of Tanks Console Will Enter The Cold War Era Later In April
World of Tanks is skipping forward a few decades in its timeline. Wargaming today announced the Modern Armor expansion, which will take the WW2-era tank game into the Cold War for its players on Xbox and PlayStation.
The update comes on April 27 and will add "some of the 20th-century superpowers, most iconic modern tanks," such as the American M1A2 Abrams and the Soviet T-72BM. It will also add new maps for both the World War II and Cold War eras, and the modern tanks will be cross-playable on PlayStation 4 and 5 and on Xbox One and Xbox Series S|X.
Other features coming in the update include artillery-free battles and consumables such as smokescreens. Learn more about the update on the World of Tanks console site.
The addition of the new era doesn't spell the end of development for the game's earlier era. Italian heavy tanks are coming to the game soon, and more tanks and tech trees are planned for the rest of the year.
About the Author
Jason Winter is a veteran gaming journalist, he brings a wide range of experience to MMOBomb, including two years with Beckett Media where he served as the editor of the leading gaming magazine Massive Online Gamer. He has also written professionally for several gaming websites.
You May Enjoy
Sony Claims Microsoft's Acti-Blizz Deal Could Make PlayStation "Like Nintendo," Hurt Indie Devs, And "Lead To Price Raises"
Their comments paint a future where Microsoft could be a dominating player in the industry.By Anthony Jones - 3 days ago
The Viking Open-World Survival Builder, Aska, Launches Its Alpha Today
If you're not too busy feasting, why not give this game a try?By Aspen Pash - 2 days ago
The Knight Brings Medieval Murder To Dead By Daylight In "Forged In Fog" Update Today
The new Shattered Square map brings new death to a dark fragment of history.By Michael Byrne - 4 days ago
Zenimax Online’s New IP, That We Already Knew COULD Be An MMO, Has Been Cooking For 4 Years Already
And we still know almost knowing about it besides it's engine.By Aspen Pash - 5 days ago
FTC Likely To File Lawsuit Challenging Microsoft's Acti-Blizz Deal "As Soon As Next Month"
The FTC is concerned about the future leverage Microsoft could have with unannounced titles to "boost its gaming business."By Anthony Jones - 3 days ago
Enjoy This New Trailer Before World Of Warcraft’s Dragonflight Launch
Only a week left to go, now.By QuintLyn Bowers - 5 days ago