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[Premium Shop] Collectors Gem of the Week: KV-5

Tank Commanders!

The Collector's Gem of the Week series has begun! Lasting throughout September, we'll be featuring a new rare tank each week that will only be available on the Premium Shop for a very limited period of time.

This week, the KV-5 makes its appearance. Get the Collectors Gem of the Week package between 1st and 3rd September to receive the tank, a free garage slot and 3,000.


Collector's Gem of the Week: KV-5

Sale Start: 1 September, 2015 (Tuesday) @ 14:00 UTC+8 (06:00 UTC)

Sale End: 3 September, 2015 (Thursday) @ 14:00 UTC+8 (06:00 UTC)

 

 

Package Name
KV-5 Gold Bundle

 

Package Contents
KV-5
1 Garage Slot
3,000

Value in Gold
10,800

Price
USD 44.62

The KV-5 is a Tier VIII heavy from the Soviet tech tree. It has a strong hull and turret armor. This makes the KV-5 a good choice for ramming strategies. If taking down an opponent's tank like a heavy-weight wrestling champion is your idea of fun, send this metal monster to your garage!

Although the KV-5 can run up to 40km/h, it needs space to execute ramming techniques. Also, beware of vehicles from higher tiers as the KV-5 cannot penetrate armor beyond 125-209mm.

Get the KV-5 if you strongly value a good defence and a tank's credit-earning capability.

Pros:
  • Strong hull and turret armor
  • Can take a lot of damage
  • Decent speed for a heavy tank
  • High HP
  • Earns a high amount of credits
  • Good rate of fire
Cons:
  • Large size makes it a challenge to find proper hiding spots
  • Low penetration for its tier
  • Slow turret traverse

[Contest] Collector's Gem Mastery: KV-5 Edition

Bring out your KV-5 for a brawl and try to attain a mastery badge! Which one will you achieve: 3rd Class, 2nd, 1st or the coveted Ace Tanker?

No matter which one you get, you'll still have a chance to win some gold for this contest! More details below:

 

Event start: 1 September 2015 at 14:00 (UTC+8)

Event end: 3 September 2015 at 14:00 (UTC+8)

 

Mechanics:

  1. Acquire any Mastery Badge using the KV-5 during the event period.
  2. Submit the replay of the battle uploaded to WoTReplays.com or any other download page.
    • For those using other download pages and those whose WoTReplays.com replay page look like this (missing Detailed Report tab), include a screenshot of the Personal Score tab of the Battle Results in your submission.
  3. Only battles from within the event period will be eligible for this event.
  4. Duplicate entries will be disqualified.
  5. Deadline of entry submission is on 3 September 2015 at 15:00 (UTC+8).
  6. Prizes will vary depending on the Mastery Badge acquired during the event.

 

Prizes:

  •  Mastery Badge: III Class (10 winners via random draw) = 300
  •  Mastery Badge: II Class (5 winners via random draw) = 400
  •  Mastery Badge: I Class (5 winners via random draw) = 500
  •  Mastery Badge: Ace Tanker (1 winner) = 2,000
    • Prize will go to the Ace Tanker submission with the highest base EXP earned

 

Notes:

  • This thread will open for submissions on 1 September 2015 at 14:00 (UTC+8).
  • Don't know how to post your screenshots? Check this guide! Image links will also be accepted as entries.
  • Players may submit as many entries as they wish but may only win ONCE.
  • Winners will be announced within 1 week after entry submission ends.
  • Prizes will be awarded within 2 weeks after the results are announced.

 

 Submit your entries here!

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