World of Tanks: Xbox 360 Edition last month received a Russian-themed update “Soviet Steel” expansion with 29 killer USSR vehicles and two all-new maps. Fans will be able to experience some of the most iconic tanks of World War II, and several other tanks. You can download “World of Tanks: Xbox 360 Edition” for free with the new “Soviet Steel” contenton the Xbox Live Marketplace. Also the Combat Ready Starter Pack will be available starting August 12 for just $19.99. You’ll get the premium Panzer 38H Tier II German light tank, 200,000 in-game silver, 1.500 in-game gold, three days of premium account time (which grants a 50% boost to experience and silver), and a 30-day Xbox Live valid code for that $19.99.
The Kliment Voroshilov series of tanks (“Soviet Steel” features the KV-1 and KV-1S) were a group of World War II-era heavy tanks, known primarily for having extremely heavy armor. They were slow, and didn’t have particularly powerful guns, but the Germans had a difficult time knocking them out of service. The KV-1S variant was a more lightly armored, faster moving version – but nearly all KV-series tanks were phased out when it was found that the medium T-34 tanks were performing
pretty much just as well in a practical sense.
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