War Thunder: Update 1.55 "Royal Armour"
We would like to proudly announce the major
War Thunder Update 1.55 "Royal Armour"!
Update 1.55 - "Royal Armour"
Britain (The following tanks will become available during the course of the British
Ground Forces CBT)
Kpfpz. Churchill (premium)
New Locations and Missions
“Tunisia” - New desert location for combined battles (available within the following game modes: Domination, Battle, Capture)
"Second Battle of El Alamein" - New desert location for combined battles available within the following game modes: Domination, Battle, Conquest).
Battle tasks - personal missions, complete them and get rewards (will become available a few days after the Update release)
Changes in Locations and Missions
Minimap in the mission briefing screen has been improved
Research and Economy
17pdr Achilles was moved to 3rd rank without BR changes
Changes in Flight Models
Changes in Ground Vehicles Armament
- Fire rate for the 75mm
M6 cannon has been increased from 9 to 9.3 shots per minute (M24 tank).
- Wheeled vehicles driving
performance on roads, snow, sand and dirt tracks has been improved.
- Sounds for the following
weapons have been reworked: D10-T, L7, Oerlikon 20mm cannon, QF6 57mm gun, QF32 94mm gun.
- New sounds for Vickers
.303 and BESA MG’s.
- Turret rotation sounds
reworked according to their historical characteristics.
- Voice-overs for Turkish
localization have been updated.
- M2 MG sound has been
fixed (for ground vehicles).
- Engine screeching sounds
for the trucks have been removed.
- Fixed and improved head
tracking using Playstation Camera.
- Landing or “ditching” on
the surface of water is now possible for all aircraft, not only for floatplanes and seaplanes.
- Floating (Amphibious)
capability is now available for the PT-76.
- Time required for the
vehicle to be covered in dust while moving on sandy and dusty roads has been increased.
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