– Tankfest Online Historical Livestream: June 26 at 15:00–18:30 CEST (UTC+2)
– New 3D Styles: June 17–27
– Streams With Twitch Drops: June 24–26
– Tankfest Discounts and Missions: June 24–28
Tankfest Online is taking place on Sunday, June 26, and we’re preparing to celebrate the world’s best display of historical moving armor with a host of unmissable activities, including an epic livestream straight from Tankfest at The Tank Museum.
The livestream, starting at 15:00 CEST (UTC+2) and lasting 3.5 hours, will showcase all the best Tankfest action from across the weekend, featuring exclusive historical content, live action-packed demonstrations, and insights from expert historians. Enticing Twitch Drops will also be available on the official English World of Tanks EU Twitch channel, including Premium vehicles, days of Premium Account, and 3D styles. Anyone who watches for at least 120 minutes will receive all the Drops!
Tankfest Online Livestream: June 26 at 15:00 CEST (UTC+2)
On Sunday, June 26 at 15:00 CEST (UTC+2) for four hours, our hosts—Richard Smith OBE, Richard Cutland, David Willey, and David Baggley (eekeeboo)—will be bringing you an epic livestream direct from Tankfest on the official English World of Tanks EU Twitch channel. Tankfest offers a globally unparalleled spectacle of historic tanks in action. Here’s what you can expect to see:
- Exclusive historical and tank content: Get a unique look at some of history’s most iconic tanks, as well as three legendary main battle tanks—the M60, Chieftain, and Leopard 1—as our very own Richard Cutland takes them for a drive.
- Live action-packed demonstrations: Watch a broad selection of tanks from the 1940s to the present day roll out at the arena display.
- Insights from expert historians: Every tank has a story; hear them from the experts and see a new side to armored warfare.
- Top-notch Twitch Drops: Don’t miss your chance to get the VIIIBat.-Châtillon Bourrasque and VIIIType 59 G .
|Meet the Hosts|
|Richard Smith OBE
Director of The Tank Museum
30-year veteran of the Royal Tank Regiment
Curator of The Tank Museum
World of Tanks livestream host and English Video Content Manager
If you’d rather watch Tankfest Online on YouTube, you can do so on The Tank Museum’s channel.
Hungry for more? Check out our recent articles for exclusive details on Tankfest and The Tank Museum. If you’re attending, see our presence at Tankfest.
- Learn more about the tanks making special guest appearances at Tankfest.
- Go behind the scenes at The Tank Museum with our workshop team interview.
Can’t wait for the big event? Check out our warm-up streams with unique Drops!
On June 24 and June 25, we’ll be bringing you exciting content live from The Tank Museum on our official English Twitch channel. Tune in for unique Twitch Drops on each day, plus the following events:
- Friday, June 24 – Steel Hunter Content Creator Tournament: Don’t miss your favorite content creators going head-to-head in their hunt to be the last commander standing and win their share of €10,000. View the Twitch Drops.
- Saturday, June 25 – Style Showcase: Watch our Video Content Managers roll out in the Tiger II and E 75 as they demonstrate how their new styles fare on the battlefield. View the Twitch Drops.
Tankfest Twitch Drops: Get Premium Loot
From June 26 at 15:00 CEST through 22:00 CEST (UTC+2)
The Tankfest Online livestream is going to be packed with unmissable content, and Twitch Drops promise to make it even better with guaranteed in-game rewards. The longer you watch, the more you’ll earn. Some great loot is up for grabs, including days of Premium Account, Premium vehicles, and 3D styles. You only need to watch for 120 minutes to get all of the Drops, so make sure you’re watching the official English World of Tanks EU Twitch channel at 15:00 CEST (UTC+2) for the start of the stream!
After 30 minutes:
- 5 Large Repair Kits
- 5 Large First Aid Kits
- 5 Automatic Fire Extinguishers
|After 60 minutes, one of the following is guaranteed:|
|After 90 minutes, one of the following is guaranteed:|
|After 120 minutes, one of the following is guaranteed:|
Twitch Drops are only available on the official English World of Tanks Twitch channel.
Mystery Drops can be claimed until July 4 at 07:00 CEST (UTC+2). You must claim them on Twitch and then log into World of Tanks before this date and time.
How to Receive Twitch Drops
- Link your World of Tanks and Twitch accounts.
- Track your progress towards a Twitch Drop via the progress bar. The progress bar must reach 100% before you can claim the Drop (detailed in the next step). Access it by clicking your profile picture in the upper-right corner of the Twitch page.
- Claim the Drop within 24 hours of the end of the campaign by clicking the button in the pop-up notification in the stream interface or in your personal Twitch Inventory. If you take no action, the Drop reward will disappear 24 hours after the campaign ends.
For more information on how to link your accounts, click the button below to take a look at our full Twitch Drops guide.
New 3D Styles: Customize Two German Icons
From June 17 at 07:00 CEST through June 27 at 07:00 CEST (UTC+2)
Two veterans of the German Tech Tree have received exciting new looks inspired by fictional events at the end of the Second World War. The popular VIIITiger II can now take to the battlefield in the Kampfgruppe Schneide 3D style. And the mighty IXE 75 has been turned into a Panzersturmpionier with its own 3D style.
Both are available in the Premium Shop now, so check out the new styles and the stories behind them, and add some historical flair to your Garage!
World of Tanks EU at Tankfest: Come Meet Us
This will be our first full attendance at Tankfest in two years, and we couldn’t be more excited! It’s a very special event for us, in no small part because it brings us the opportunity to meet our community and experience this explosive event together.
- Come meet us: Dwigt and Zapfhan, two of our Community Managers; eekeeboo, Keyhand, and Iksta, our Video Content Managers; Adam Snellgrove, our Social Media Manager; and Richard Cutland, our 30-year veteran of the Royal Tank Regiment—all be attending with a bunch of exclusive Tankfest goodies, and we’d love for you to come and say hello.
- Pop-up shop: Claim a 20% discount on selected merchandise items at our official World of Tanks pop-up shop, located next to the Mini Arena.
- Content creators: Several content creators will be at Tankfest, with QuickyBaby offering meet and greets on Saturday, June 25 from 11:00 through 14:00 BST in the Vehicle Conservation Centre. It’s a great opportunity to meet one of the biggest names in the World of Tanks community.
- Gaming zone: Visit our gaming zone, equipped with top-of-the-line hardware provided by MSI, and play on our demo accounts with everything unlocked.
Join the Battlefield or Recruit a Friend, and Support The Tank Museum
Create an account using this referral, or use the invite code ALPACA to claim a rental VITiger 131 and a VMatilda Black Prince to keep in World of Tanks PC. For every new player who signs up via this referral, World of Tanks will donate to The Tank Museum. Share the invite code with your friends in time for Tankfest Online, and take to the battlefield as a team!
Our epic Tankfest Online livestream takes place on Sunday, June 26 at 15:00 CEST (UTC+2), promising plenty of explosive action and amazing Twitch Drops. We’re also celebrating the greatest display of historic tanks in-game and with warm-up streams, so join us for discounts, missions, and more! It’s going to be an event to remember!