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Public Test 8.5

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Public Test server will be stopped on 26.04.2013 at 01:00 SGT time (17:00 UTC 25.04.2013). Thank you for your participation


Tank Commanders,

Wargaming invites all Tank Commanders to join us in this Public Test for Update 8.5 so that we can gather more informative data and ensure the game’s quality for the future. Lend us a hand in our testing efforts and be the first to experience fresh new content ahead of others!

The Public Test 8.5 is now live.

To participate in the test you need to do the following steps:

  1.  Download & Run the installer found here (9.2 МB).
  2.  Update the game via launcher. 4.72 Gb approximately

Please install the test game launcher in a different folder, other than the current game client version! Also switch off the game client before installing the update.

Please Note! Only players who have registered prior to 0:00 UTC 01.04.2013 can participate in the test


If you have already installed the Public Test game client the launcher will update it to the Public Test 8.5 version 2 automatically (~17 Mb)


2. Scheduled server restarts as of follows:

  • 13:00 UTC+8 (05:00 UTC) daily. Average duration will be around ~25 mins

3. Special features of the public test server:

  • Payments are not accepted on the public test server.
  • All test accounts will receive a one time crediting of:
    • 100,000,000 Free EXP
    • 100,000,000 Credits
    • 20,000
  • Progress won't be transferred to the main SEA server.
  • Credit and experience rates will not be increased for this test.

We draw your attention to the fact that the test server is subject to EULA and general rules of World of Tanks game server. The restrictions and punishments are the same as on the official game server of World of Tanks.

Bugs related to the 8.5 public test should be posted in this special sub-forum 8.5 Public Test Bug Reports.

Preliminary list of changes to 8.5 test version 1 as compared with 8.4 can be found here!