World of Tanks to be overhauled with new physics and improved graphics in Update 8.0
Aug 08, 2012
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Wargaming has announced a huge update for
World of Tanks
-- Update 8.0 -- which includes an "improved game engine," new features, and new content. Most notably, the update is said to introduce "realistic tank movement physics" to the engine. The bullet points are below, and you can see the new look and Newtonian mechanics in the trailer above.
Realistic tank movement physics
Splash and water wave effects
Support for deferred shading
Emblem and inscription customization
Enchanced tech tree interface
New Soviet tanks: SU-122-44, SU-122-54, SU-100M-1, Uralmash-1 and Object 263
New British Matilda Black Prince experimental medium infantry tank
The release date for World of Tanks Update 8.0 is currently TBD.
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