Update 8.11 wot news

w Update 8.11 wot news

Main Features of Version 8.11

New Game Mode: Confrontation
New European winter map: “Windstorm”
New Maps: “Ruinberg on Fire” and “Winter Himmelsdorf”
Fixed game elements on the maps “Redshire,” “Highway,” “Northwest” and “Erlenberg”
Removed the map “Port”
Added Group Crew operations
Added new “Battle Hero” achievements
Added new achievements to Team Battles

Vehicle Balance Changes

fixed the sizes of the Type 59, T-54, WZ-120 and Nashorn
fixed the armour of the Foch 155, Foch and AMX AC mle. 48
increased profitability of the Löwe, T34, 112, T-34-3, FCM 50t, M6A2E1, , Sexton I, S-51, SU-14-1, M12, Lorraine 155 mle. 50, VK 28.01, VK 20.01 (D), VK 30.02 (D) and G.W. Panther
reduced the matchmaking balance weight of artillery by 10%
standardised the details of the suspension damage models for the T29, T32, T34, M37, M41, Chaffee, Pershing, T92, Hellcat, M4A2E4, M46 Patton, M103, T57, T110E5, T26E4, T110E4, T110E3, M44, M53/M55, T69 and M60
fixed the speed indicator for backward movement
fixed the issue with the M44 drowning too fast
reworked the tank model of the T-54
increased the price of the Object 140
improved some inaccuracies in the visual models of the M24 Chaffee, KV-1S and Lorraine 40 t

List of changes to Tier X Tank Destroyers

AMX 50 Foch (155):
Maybach HL 295 F (1200 h.p.) engine replaced by Saurer (1000 h.p.)
damage caused by AP-T T368 (155 mm AC SA58) changed from 850 to 750
damage caused by HEAT T267 (155 mm AC SA58) changed from 850 to 750
penetration value of shells HEAT T267 (155 mm AC SA58) changed from 408mm to 395mm
changed armour of this vehicle

WT E-100:
traverse speed of WT E-100 suspension changed from 30 deg/sec to 26 deg/sec
turret traverse dispersion of 12,8 cm Kanone L/61 increased by 212%
turret traverse dispersion of 15 cm Pak L/38 increased by 75%
turret traverse speed of WT E-100 changed from 24 deg/sec to 22 deg/sec

reloading speed of 155 mm AT Gun T7E2 changed from 18.3s to 17s
damage caused by AP M111E1 (155 mm AT Gun T7E2) changed from 850 to 750
damage caused by APCR M112E1 (155 mm AT Gun T7E2) changed from 850 to 750

reloading speed of 155 mm AT Gun T7E2 changed from 21s to 19.5s
damage caused by AP M111E1 (155 mm AT Gun T7E2) changed from 850 to 750
damage caused by APCR M112E1 (155 mm AT Gun T7E2) changed from 850 to 750

Object 268:
traverse speed of Object 268 changed from 30 deg/sec to 28 deg/sec
dispersion during movement increased by 11%
dispersion caused by suspension traverse increased by 11%
max reverse speed changed from 18 km/h to 15 km/h
reloading speed of 152 mm М64 changed from 17s to 16.5s
damage caused by UBK551M (152 mm M64) changed from 850 to 750
penetration value of shells UBK551M (152 mm M64) changed from 450mm to 395mm
damage caused by UBR551M (152 mm М64) changed from 850 to 750

Fixed various errors and defects on the following maps: “Himmelsdorf”, “Winter Himmelsdorf”, “Ruinberg on Fire”, “Windstorm”, “Highway”, “Northwest”, “Fisherman’s Bay”, “Hidden Village”, “Redshire”, “Erlenberg”, “Serene Coast”, “Cliff” and “Murovanka”.
improved performance on the “Windstorm” map.
improved performance on the “Hidden Village” map.
fixed the inconsistency between the visual model and the damage model for a number of buildings and objects.
fixed the blinking effects from tank tracks on winter maps.
fixed the issues with the visual models of the following tanks: Т-54, WZ-120, КV-1S, Type 3 Chi-Nu and Type 59.
finalised the model sizes for the Т-54 and Type 59.
fixed the issues with the WZ-120 camouflage.
fixed the cannon models for the M48A1 Patton and Conqueror.
reduced the HP of the Waffenträger auf E 100 by 200 points.
changed the field-of-view settings for different ‘camera-to-tank’ distances in arcade mode.
fixed the issue with ‘camera-to-tank’ saving after battle.
fixed some replay issues.
fixed some errors in the “Missions and Events” section
fixed some issues with rendering that followed a switch between applications.
fixed the errors and faults in logic for retraining a crew on to another tank.
now you do not need to have perform a battle on a tank to have its crew returned – they will be stored for the tanks as of the patch release date.
fixed the inability to re-enter a training room after you have left it.
reworked some ricochet effects.
corrected the display of the text input cursor when opening non-battle chats.
reworked the sounds of falling trees.
added the Naydin Medal to the rewards list for “Courageous Resistance”.
fixed some issues that followed changes in the graphic settings presets.
corrected the use of bold font in the tank damage window.
corrected the display of the contour frame when switching between tanks in the tech tree.
corrected the display of the system messages channel during loading.
corrected the display sequence for context menu sections when right-clicking on the tanks “carousel” in the garage.
fixed the blinking of the monitor when mounting complex equipment.
fixed the blocking of the button for the purchase of a premium vehicle when the player lacks the necessary gold for this operation.
fixed the absence of the battle chat history after opening or closing the chat input field.
fixed some application crashes in the garage interface.
fixed some application ‘hangs’ for the “Depot” and “Store” windows.
fixed the error that displayed gold camouflage that was already sold and bought again.
added the following condition to the “Tanker-Sniper” achievement: “make at least 8 shots”.


added a new map, “Windstorm”, which is a city map (European landscape, winter) measuring 1000mx1000m
fixed game elements on the following maps: Erlenberg, Redshire, Highway and North-West
completely removed the “Port” map from the game
added a new map: “Ruinberg on Fire” (Ruinberg map with rainy weather and fires around the map)
added a new map: “Winter Himmelsdorf” (a winter version of the existing map, “Himmelsdorf”)
fixed a bug allowing players to enter the building inside the cap area in “Himmelsdorf” in “Encounter mode”
improved game performance on the “Fisherman’s Bay”, “Serene Coast”, “Severogorsk” and “Ensk” maps
fixed excessive brightness of some effects on several maps

Mechanics and Fixes

added a new mode, “National battle”, where each team is built on the basis of tank nationality (e.g., USSR vs Germany, USA vs France, etc.)
China and Japan are excluded from the mode due to a lack of certain vehicle types
added group crew operations: mass retraining of the entire crew (for a new tank), 1-click returning of the old crew
added an option to disable the battle chat (only text messages – commands and mini map pings will remain)
added an option to view the chat history
added a “tank is on fire” icon, similar to the “sinking” icon
added an option to disable the postmortem kill camera (a view on the tank that killed you)
added improvements to the mission/discount window
right-clicking on a tank in the garage now prompts you to go straight to its statistics
you may go to a tank in the hangar directly from its research window by clicking a new icon
a fire extinguisher may now be activated by left-clicking on the “fire” icon (in the bottom left hand corner of the monitor)
in postmortem mode, the camera now cycles to your platoon members first (all other tanks come after that)
added a reload time counter to the “reloading” message
added new markers to the aim reticule settings
fixed the mastery badges’ “disappear” bug
fixed chat and voice chat in team battles
fixed some bugs in the Team Battle interface
fixed the fps drop issue occurring when zooming on some Japanese tanks
fixed the way visual camouflage works: now gold camouflages can be stored for later use on another vehicle
added the following new “Battle Hero” medals: “High Caliber” (damage infliction) and “Tanker-Sniper” (causing damage at distances of over 300 metres)
moved the “Sniper” medal to the “special” category. Players will be able to see how many Sniper medals they have and on which vehicles. Sniper medals will not be distributed anymore
added several new awards especially for team battles (Genius for War, Armored Fist, Tactical Breakthrough, King of the Hill, Wolf Among Sheep)
fixed some inaccurate award descriptions
the mastery badge achievement is now displayed in the battle report every time the requirements are fulfilled (even if you already have one for that vehicle)
fixed the issue with displaying modules and equipment in the in-game shop for some tanks that cannot be purchased
optimised the motion blur effect performance
modifiers that influence a crew’s skill level are now displayed (in a personal window)
graphically reworked ricochets
reworked the Raseiniai Heroes medal
reworked the rank insignia for crewmen of all nations
fixed the issue with replays not saving or saving with errors
changedthe view range settings for different screen resolutions and aspect ratios
added the option for a tank to store camouflage types
fixed some issues with the voice over of the game interface
changed the order of switching from ally to ally in post-mortem mode
added a new voiceover for British crews
introduced a new team kill / team damage fine / punishing system

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