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General playtest of air-to-air missiles with ARH Seekers (FOX-3)

Today, we’d like to tell you about an important milestone that is approaching for War Thunder’s aircraft component — the game wide introduction of Active Radar Homing Missiles, otherwise known as FOX-3. Taking into account the characteristics of this type of weapon and its possible impact on the gameplay in air battles, we’d like to talk to you in detail about our approach to adding these highly advanced missiles into the game. ...

Pre-orders: Type 90B “Fuji” and Merkava Mk.3 Raam Segol

We’re announcing two premiums that are available for pre-order from today: the Type 90B “Fuji” for Japan, and the Merkava Mk.3 Raam Segol for Israel.

Meet the Type 90B “Fuji”
  • Type 90B tanks are deservedly considered one of the best vehicles in the Japanese ground forces tree. Firstly, this tank’s 120 mm gun has an auto loader, allowing you to fire rounds from the first-stage ammunition rack with a reload time of just 4 seconds! Secondly, this tank is very mobile and has unique...

Pre-order: F-20A Tigershark

We’re announcing the brand-new premium F-20A Tigershark! Maneuverable, fast, a new powerful engine, and strong stubby wings plus an excellent selection of weapons is exactly the recipe to have some fun and be a real pain for the enemy team. Pre-order — F-20A Tigershark Pack The Kit Includes:

  • F-20A Tigershark (Rank VIII, USA)
  • Premium account for 20 days
  • 2500 Golden Eagles
  • Pre-order bonus: unique “Aerial predator” title ...

Server Update 01.03.2024

The Battlepass challenge “Thunder from Heaven” that required the use of stealth belts now requires belts that have no tracers.

The current provided changelog reflects the major changes within the game as part of this Update. Some updates, additions and fixes may not be listed in the provided notes. War Thunder is constantly improving and specific fixes may be implemented without the client being updated.

The Hungarian Aircraft Line is Coming to the Italian Tree!

We’re pleased to announce that the Hungarian aircraft line is going to be added to the Italian aircraft tree in the next major update Alpha Strike, which continues the development of Hungarian vehicles being added to the game. Let’s dive in and take a look!

Brief history of the Hungarian Air Force


St. David’s Day: The Flag of Wales Temporarily Returns!

Dydd Gŵyl Dewi Hapus (Happy St. David’s Day)! On March 1st, Wales celebrates St. David’s Day! On this day, parades and music festivals take place all around the country, as well as the wearing of the daffodil and leek. We’re joining in by temporarily bringing back the Welsh flag decal for the first time since 2016. The “Wales” flag decal is available to purchase for Golden Eagles! This flag is available for 500 Golden Eagles over the weekend period. ...