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Waterline: What's Happening Next?

13.01.2021, 23:59

Captains!It gives us great pleasure to present you a new episode of Waterline that will inform you about what's coming in the near future: We discuss the new Commander skills, changes to submarines, new ships, temporary modes, the Dockyard, and much more!What does the game have in store for us? What... (read more)

Armada: Hizen

06.01.2021, 23:59

HistoryAccording to the Washington Naval Treaty of 1922, the ratio of battleship fleets of the U.S.; Great Britain; and Japan was fixed at 15:15:9 units respectively. Being unable to achieve numerical superiority over their possible adversaries, the Japanese admirals staked their plans on the qualit... (read more)

2020 Results in World of Warships

30.12.2020, 23:59

Captains!The year 2020 is coming to an end. It's time to sum it up and recollect what happened in World of Warships this year. New game modes, ship branches, and much more—relive those memorable moments in our new video!Update Your Desktop: The Best Wallpapers of 2020We're delighted to present to yo... (read more)

Update 0.9.12: New Year

21.12.2020, 23:59

Captains! Due to the installation of the Update, the server will be unavailableFrom:Tue. 22 Dec. 06:00 CET (UTC+1)Until:Tue. 22 Dec. 09:00 CET (UTC+1)Update size: 1.7 GBAs soon as the server is updated and maintenance is complete, you'll be able to immediately play the new version of World of Warshi... (read more)

The Phantom Family

16.12.2020, 23:59

The F-4 Phantom II jet interceptor and fighter bomber is easily one of the most well-known American aircraft of the Cold War era. The Vietnam War, numerous involvements in the Middle East, Operation Desert Storm… Being the main rival to the ever-present Soviet MiG, the Phantom saw a LOT of action. B... (read more)

Naval Legends: Pearl Harbor

07.12.2020, 23:59

The new episode provides a brief account of the surprise attack staged by Japanese carrier-borne aircraft on Pearl Harbor.On the morning of December 7, 1941—a Sunday—Japanese aircraft took off from six aircraft carriers and attacked the American fleet stationed at Hawaii. The Imperial Japanese Navy ... (read more)

World of Warships Advent Calendar

01.12.2020, 23:59

Captains!Starting December 1, you'll receive some nice New Year and Christmas presents—the World of Warships Advents Calendar is here! Recall your battle merits, collect gifts, and get additional rewards—including Santa's Gift and Santa's Big Gift containers—for completing quests! Make sure to share... (read more)

Single Game Client

24.11.2020, 23:59

Single Game ClientAs part of Update 0.9.9, we made the transition to using a single game client.What are the benefits of the single game client?Players from each region are now able to play on the various regional World of Warships servers (CIS, EU, NA, ASIA) without the need for a separate game ins... (read more)

Collections: Completion and Rewards

03.11.2020, 23:59

Update 0.9.10 ushers in the “Always Courageous” collection.This provides an excellent opportunity to refresh your memory about the collections available in-game and why it’s worthwhile to complete them.The "Always Courageous" CollectionThe new collection will educate you about the battleship guns, a... (read more)

Public Test of Update 0.9.10: Round 2

15.10.2020, 23:59

Captains, welcome to the Public Test of Update 0.9.10!The "U.S. Battleships: Part 2" event, a new collection, and Key Battles. Take a look through the Developer Bulletin, and welcome to the test.LEAVE FEEDBACKRound 2 ScheduleStarts: Thu. 15 Oct. 17:30 CET (UTC+1)Ends: Tue. 20 Oct. 06:30 CET (UTC+1)C... (read more)

Premium Shop: Champagne

09.10.2020, 23:59

ChampagneFor the duration of 1 week, you have a unique opportunity to purchase a fast French battleship, VIII Champagne, with accurate main guns that have a great firing range. The Premium Shop and Armory now offer the Admiral Pack, as part of which you’ll get the new ship, together with a Port slot... (read more)

Armada: Florida

02.10.2020, 23:59

HistoryIn February of 1922, the world's leading countries signed a treaty in Washington to limit naval armament. Eight years later, the treaty was extended in London. According to these treaties, the signing countries could start building new battleships no earlier than 1935. This period of naval hi... (read more)

King of the Sea XI: Regional Results

29.09.2020, 23:59

A new King arises! Long live the King!We extend our warmest congratulations to the [BANCV] TWA team for their hard-fought victory over [JUNK] Garbage Men in the Eleventh Season of the King of the Sea tournament.REGIONAL WINNERSEU: [BANCV] TWANA: [O7] Devastating StrikeAsia: [KAXSA] 格差 ~社会問題を考える~Regi... (read more)

Public Test of Update 0.9.9: Round 2

17.09.2020, 23:59

Captains, welcome to the Public Test of Update 0.9.9!The "U.S. Battleships: Part 1" event, mercenaries in Clan Battles, modified crosshairs for aircraft carriers, and other fresh features! Take a look through the Developer Bulletin, and welcome to the test.LEAVE FEEDBACKRound 2 ScheduleStarts:Thu. 1... (read more)

Armada: München

12.09.2020, 23:59

HistoryIn 1937, the German Fleet Commander was presented a draft design of a light cruiser with a displacement of 7,900 tons; triple-shaft propulsion with an output of 120,000 horsepower; and a speed of 36 knots. The only significant improvement of the project involved replacing the central turbine ... (read more)

Update 0.9.8

01.09.2020, 23:59

Captains! Due to the installation of the Update, the server will be unavailable:From: Thu. 03 Sep. 07:00 CEST (UTC+2)Until: Thu. 03 Sep. 10:00 CEST (UTC+2)Update size: 8 GBWORLD OF WARSHIPS ANNIVERSARYWith Update 0.9.8, World of Warships is celebrating its Fifth Anniversary! The festive Update offer... (read more)

Naval History in Photos: Project HULA

25.08.2020, 23:59

Let’s take a look at some historical photos from Project Hula!In the spring and summer of 1945, special detachments from the U.S. and Soviet Navies met at Cold Bay, Alaska, as part of a top-secret training operation. The plan was for the U.S. Navy to train some 15,000 Russian officers and men in the... (read more)

Thirteenth Ranked Sprint

18.08.2020, 23:59

RulesStarts: Fri. 21 Aug. 11:00 CEST (UTC+2)Ends: Mon. 31 Aug. 10:30 CEST (UTC+2)Format: 3 vs. 3, playing Tier IX shipsMode: DominationMaps: Hotspot, Mountain Range, Shatter, Warrior's Path, and Northern Waters, all with reduced combat areas RegulationsPlayers who attain Rank 1 won't be able to part... (read more)

Results—Easter Egg Contest

11.08.2020, 23:59

Prizes will be distributed by:Sat. 15 Aug. 01:59 CEST (UTC+2)Prizes1-10th unordered:ThessiusEUKirito_Lv97EUdomen3EUFalconKMNATrainsversaLNATheIncineratorNABurninator_USAFNASL_RabbitASIAinet_zlodeyCISIrrwitzerCISRandom PrizesThe following 25 players will get the rare camouflage bundle:Leon_0529 [ASIA... (read more)

Collections: Completion and Rewards

11.08.2020, 23:59

Update 0.9.7 welcomes the “German Navy” collection.This provides an excellent opportunity to refresh your memory about the available in-game collections and why it’s worthwhile to complete them.THE “GERMAN NAVY” COLLECTIONBuild the collection to learn about the history of the German Navy during the ... (read more)

Winners – USNI Giveaway

31.07.2020, 23:59

Winners:Graphic novel “The Stringbags”Bennji8belu_kill_HundarklenoobMsDazyEwttoBrCookiedoKAOS_99sayonaraDDHuynh_1Thranduil1_1Digital Subscription to Naval History MagazineGruvfogdenGrinsi_Kleinpodrummer6hayze_1Dementia_ZAbosunrobelrey99panto55moonlight_17Morisita_NobueWinners will soon be contacted ... (read more)

Supertest is Recruiting!

13.07.2020, 23:59

SuperTest recruitment is opening back up! You know what that means: if you want to help test new builds, ships, and in-game features, now's your chance to sign up!All we ask is that you provide us with some constructive feedback, and to not disclose the information revealed in the SuperTest environm... (read more)

Naval Legends: Submarine USS Batfish

04.07.2020, 23:59

Today finds the USS Batfish at rest in a memorial park in Muskogee, Oklahoma, where she serves as a museum ship.The Balao-class submarines became a real nightmare for the Japanese Navy during World War II. Hunting both in packs and alone, they were not known to shy away from any target, whether it b... (read more)

Armada: California

03.07.2020, 23:59

HistorySuperdreadnought California was the first of a pair of Tennessee-class battleships to be laid down in October 1916. This project was originally an enhanced design of a series of "standard" American battleships that were constructed between the 1910s and early 1920s. The ship differed from the... (read more)