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US Air Force Day

17.09.2021, 23:59

In 1909, the United States Military purchased its first aircraft. Through WWI and WWII, the importance of controlling airspace on the battlefield had grown significantly being used in every aspect of war and peacetime use. In 1947, the need for a formalized branch of service to be established to fur... (read more)

Battle Pass: “Fearless Voltigeur” vehicles

04.08.2021, 23:59

In this video we are going to show you the amazing main awards of the “Fearless Voltigeur” Battle Pass seasonWe invite youtubers and streamers to cooperate and offer support depending on the quantity and popularity of your content. More information:https://warthunder.com/en/media/partnership/Source:... (read more)

The Shooting Range #263

01.08.2021, 23:59

You are watching The Shooting Range – a weekly show for all tankers, airmen and Captains in War Thunder.In this episode:Pages of History: The Longest Tank Shot in HistoryRound Study: Penning the British Bulldozer... and Metal Beasts: A Plane for Dreamers and Combat AcesSource: https://warthunder.com... (read more)

Thunder Show: Cheating The System

23.07.2021, 23:59

Hey folks! You are watching Thunder Show - redesigned and redefined!We will no longer limit you and ourselves to strict categories, yeah, we got rid of them! Now we’ll feature only the best videos of the week. You can find our new and simplified terms of participation at the end of this episode.Oh a... (read more)

Thunder Show: Soviet Maus Trap

16.07.2021, 23:59

Hey folks! You are watching Thunder Show - redesigned and redefined!We will no longer limit you and ourselves to strict categories, yeah, we got rid of them! Now we’ll feature only the best videos of the week. You can find our new and simplified terms of participation at the end of this episode.Oh a... (read more)

Thunder Show: Take Care of Yourself

09.07.2021, 23:59

Hey folks! You are watching Thunder Show - redesigned and redefined!We will no longer limit you and ourselves to strict categories, yeah, we got rid of them! Now we’ll feature only the best videos of the week. You can find our new and simplified terms of participation at the end of this episode.Oh a... (read more)

Thunder Show: When Hedgehog attack

02.07.2021, 23:59

Hey folks! You are watching Thunder Show - redesigned and redefined!We will no longer limit you and ourselves to strict categories, yeah, we got rid of them! Now we’ll feature only the best videos of the week. You can find our new and simplified terms of participation at the end of this episode.Oh a... (read more)

The Shooting Range #258

27.06.2021, 23:59

You are watching The Shooting Range – a weekly show for all tankers, airmen and Captains in War Thunder.In this episode: Pages of History: the British Octane War Round Study: the T-80BVM Endurance Test... and Metal Beasts: the Italian NailgunSource: https://warthunder.com/en/news/7227-video-the-shoo... (read more)

The Shooting Range #257

20.06.2021, 23:59

You are watching The Shooting Range – a weekly show for all tankers, airmen and Captains in War Thunder.In this episode:Pages of History: How Aircraft Began to Spread Their WingsTriathlon:The Four-Engined Kings of the Skies... and Metal Beasts: The Modern Chinese FishcanWe invite youtubers and strea... (read more)

Special: American Heavies

09.06.2021, 23:59

During WW2, there were lots of heavy tanks going around. The USSR used them to break through German defences… the British designed them to support infantrymen in an attack… but some major powers, including the US, didn’t have heavy tanks at their disposal.We invite youtubers and streamers to coopera... (read more)

Special: Top 7 Autocannons

03.06.2021, 23:59

Today we’re going to talk about one of those more practical options — the best seven aircraft autocannons available in War Thunder. The Hispano, the German MG-151… and other guns that you can rely on in any situation.We invite youtubers and streamers to cooperate and offer support depending on the q... (read more)

Naval shell chase camera

28.05.2021, 23:59

In the upcoming major update "Red Skies", we are adding into the game a camera that tracks the flight and fall of naval shells. A similar camera can be found in air battles, where holding down the “space bar” allows you to track dropped air bombs, rockets or torpedoes. In naval battles, War Thunder ... (read more)

New effects for the nuclear blast!

17.05.2021, 23:59

Devastating beauty of the nuclear blast!In the upcoming War Thunder major update we will introduce new effects of the nuclear blast in the game. Witness the hypnotizing beauty of the most devastating weapon in the world in our special video:Source: https://warthunder.com/en/news/7169-development-new... (read more)

Book of Records: Glorious Firsts (Aviation)

12.05.2021, 23:59

In one of our previous episodes we talked about some of the most interesting breakthroughs in designing armoured vehicles. Today we’re going to speak about the most notable modern advancements that shaped the aviation industry. The first supersonic aircraft, the first planes with radars… and other t... (read more)

The Shooting Range #251

09.05.2021, 23:59

You are watching The Shooting Range – a weekly show for all tankers, airmen and Captains in War Thunder.In this episode:Pages of History: How Did the Famous Corsair Become Super?Map Guide: Tactics on the Berlin map... and Metal Beasts: The Fighter-Bomber That Was Ahead of Its timeWe invite youtubers... (read more)

Battle Pass vehicles: P-39Q-25

29.04.2021, 21:16

A premium piston fighter with a large-calibre cannon always comes in handy, especially in the French tech tree!P-39Q-25, Fighter, France, III rank. Premium.HistoryThe American Bell P-39 fighters of the Q series became the latest and most numerous modification of the legendary Airacobra. Like the pre... (read more)

Special: Merkava

21.04.2021, 23:59

The first prototypes of Israeli tanks were ready in 1974… and in 1979, less than ten years after the start of development, the new armoured vehicle was adopted by the IDF. It was given the name “Merkava”, with a stress on the last syllable, meaning “chariot” in Hebrew.We invite youtubers and streame... (read more)

Special: Dassault Family

14.04.2021, 23:59

Not every engineer is capable of establishing their own company. Some, like Frank Whittle, the inventor of the turbojet, have a hard time finding investors and dealing with official indifference. Others, like Willy Messerschmitt, create a company only for it to be eventually consumed by a much large... (read more)

The Shooting Range #247

11.04.2021, 23:59

You are watching The Shooting Range – a weekly show for all tankers, airmen and Captains in War Thunder.In this episode:Pages of History: Air Ramming Champion;Tactics & Strategy: Playing the Hills;Metal Beasts: the Soviet Schwalbe.We invite youtubers and streamers to cooperate and offer support ... (read more)

The Shooting Range #246

04.04.2021, 23:59

You are watching The Shooting Range – a weekly show for all tankers, airmen and Captains in War Thunder.In this episode:Pages of History: The Workhorse of the Italian ArmyRound Study: Comparing Tank Shots... and Metal Beasts: Taking a Break from the OrdinaryWe invite youtubers and streamers to coope... (read more)

Special: The Apache Family

24.03.2021, 23:59

A legendary combat helicopter designed to be used in high-threat environments and even behind enemy lines! Today, we're looking at the Apache.PreviouslyThe Centurion familyThe Panther FamilyThe KV FamilyThe Panzerkampfwagen FamilyThe Abrams FamilyThe Patton FamillyThe Mi-24 FamilyThe Chieftain Famil... (read more)

St.Patrick’s Day

17.03.2021, 23:59

From March 17th (11:00 GMT) until March 19th (07:00 GMT), play the game to get a new decal!Unlock the "Leprechaun" decal for 3 battles in vehicles of rank II or higher (with a minimum of 60% activity).The jolly Irish celebrate St. Patrick's Day, in celebration of the legendary savior and heavenly pa... (read more)

Special: Climbing the Ranks: Italian MBTs

11.03.2021, 23:59

It's time to find out how to climb the ranks with Italian MBTs!Previously on Climbing the ranks...Swedish aircraftBritish aircraftAmerican aircraftJapanese aircraftItalian aircraftSoviet AircraftFrench tanksJapanese tanksGerman aircraftSwedish tanksGerman tanksItalian tanksBritish tanksSoviet tanksJ... (read more)

The Sabre Family

03.03.2021, 23:59

With the arrival of swept-wing aircraft, jets could push on to the next level… and one of the most well-known of those swept-wing fighters is the MiG-15… and the hero of this video, the legendary F-86 Sabre.PreviouslyThe Centurion familyThe Panther FamilyThe KV FamilyThe Panzerkampfwagen FamilyThe A... (read more)

The Shooting Range #241

28.02.2021, 23:59

You are watching The Shooting Range – a weekly show for all tankers, airmen and Captains in War Thunder.In this episode:Pages of History: The Chronicles of a Soviet Strategic BomberChallenge: Unguided Air-to-Air Missiles... and Metal Beasts: the Italian Piston-Engined SupercarSource: https://warthun... (read more)

Special: Dreadnoughts

10.02.2021, 23:59

Dreadnought was designed to crush her opposition with high caliber guns at extreme range. Eight km or more to the target? No problem!We invite youtubers and streamers to cooperate and offer support depending on the quantity and popularity of your content. More information:https://warthunder.com/en/m... (read more)

Special: Hotchkiss

03.02.2021, 23:59

After WW1, France was clearly among intellectual leaders in tank design. Renault was still pretty much an apex predator in the industry, but there was another interesting entity eager to take on the challenge — Hotchkiss!We invite youtubers and streamers to cooperate and offer support depending on t... (read more)

The MiG Family

28.01.2021, 23:59

The MiG family is one of the biggest in the game, including more than twenty aircraft used by different nations. This is a hell of a heritage, especially for a jet!PreviouslyThe Centurion familyThe Panther FamilyThe KV FamilyThe Panzerkampfwagen FamilyThe Abrams FamilyThe Patton FamillyThe Mi-24 Fam... (read more)