Tanki Online V-LOG: Episode 232

Tanki Online V-LOG: Episode 232

In today’s episode, we’ll be telling you more about
the upcoming Christmas War. We’ll also be revealing a new game mode,
and talking about the recent changes to Thunder. Hello tankers. As we told you some time ago, we’ve been
thinking about making a special paint for those who managed to get one hundred
thousand tankoins to drop from a coinbox. Great news. We’ve made the paint,
and we’ll be giving it out soon. But, it will only be
available for a limited time. So keep an eye out
for those coinboxes if you wanna have a shot at
getting this unique paint. There are claims that playing video
games improves vision and tracking ability. And our experiment seems to confirm this theory. In the last V-LOG,
we hid a small Easter egg, and many of you spotted it. Yes, we were really hinting about
a new war… I mean a proper one. To participate, you just need
to buy the distributor paint, which will randomly assign you to
one of the three factions in the war. This time, the theme is… “Stolen Christmas”, and you’ll be joining, Santa,
the Elves, or the Evil Snowman, to determine the fate of this festive season. The Snowman is obsessed with
ruining Christmas for all tankers. On the other hand, Santa wants
to stop the Snowman’s evil plans, BUT… the Elves think Santa is too old
to be the defender of the festive season, so they’ve decided it’s
time for them to take over. The action will take place
not only in tank battles, but also on a special map where you
will need to make tactical decisions. For every matchmaking battle
you finish, you will earn Stars, which will help your faction to defend
their territories and capture new ones. At the beginning of each turn, you’ll need to decide where
to attack and where to defend. Factions must capture and hold
as many regions as possible, which in turn will grant them points. The one with the most points
at the end of the war, wins. For the members of the winning faction, there will be a prize giveaway
with a Nokia smartphone, 5 XT containers,
five Rail Prime skins, and tankoins up for grabs. Players from the losing factions will also get a shot at winning
one of two Nokia smartphones, drawn especially for them. Additionally, during the war, all
participants will receive containers. And if you have both Premium
and a Battle Pass, you will get three times as many containers! We’ve been talking about
a new mode for a while now. And many of you are asking: Where is this new mode? You promised! When will it be released? Ok, ok, I come bearing news. The mode is actually still in development, but we’ve managed to get the
green light to share some details. It will be called… Siege. Its mechanics will be
similar to Control Point mode, but with one important difference. In Control Point mode, your score increases when you have
more captured points than your opponent. So any one will do. In siege mode, you have
to fight for ONE specific point. Once the game starts,
a random control point is activated. From then on, it’s a mosh pit. Once the point has been successfully
captured by one of the teams, it is deactivated, and a few seconds later,
another random point is activated. This mode involves more team
collaboration and much larger skirmishes. No more sitting in the corner looking pretty. You gotta shed some skin, sweetcakes. The team with the most points
at the end of the battle, wins. We’re expecting this new mode to
hit the game before the end of this year. But you know… Murphy… the law… Murphy’s Law… you do know about it, don’t you? Do you ever feel… watched? As if… the bushes had eyes? Well yeah, you’ve probably noticed by now
that the bushes in Tanki are flat, which makes it look as if they’re
always rotating to face you. Pretty creepy. So you’re probably wondering, is it really so difficult to make
3D bushes or grass in the game? Difficult? Not really. But it’s a headache, because vegetation
tends to be a very resource-heavy asset in games. A 3D bush in Tanki can easily consume more resources on your
PC than all the other objects on the map. However, we’ve been working
a lot on optimization recently, and the issue is practically eliminated. So we’ve started working on
updating the vegetation in the game. These are the first few samples, but they’re a work in progress,
and they will probably change. But we wanted to show them to you anyway, so that eventually you can see the difference
between the prototypes and the final version. The cries have echoed far
and wide over the past week. “Bring back the old Thunder,” they said. In case you missed the news, we’re talking about the change
in Thunder’s firing mechanics. Thunder’s shots are no longer an instant
hit. Instead, the projectile will
travel at a finite speed, and will take time to hit the target. This raised an objection. “Why do we need Thunder now
if there is Gauss?” you asked. But on the flipside, why do we need Thunder if
we have Smoky? Think about it. The truth is that the situation
isn’t quite as simple as that. The mechanics of Gauss
and Thunder are different. First of all, they have
different effective ranges. Gauss is designed for long range firing,
while Thunder is better suited at medium range. True, Thunder’s shell travels a long way, but unlike Gauss, it loses
impact force over distance. Then again, Thunder’s
projectile flies much faster. Second, Gauss has an aiming mode. It’s harder to use, but the damage
multiplier makes it worth the effort. Additionally, the projectile connects
with the target instantly, which makes gauss a two-in-one turret. Third, Thunder’s insta-hit mechanics,
made it a very simple gun. We’ve been aware of this
for quite a while now. In fact, we’ve been planning this change
since before we conceived Gauss. Such excessive simplicity negates the
presence of other turrets in the game. And we are for balance,
tactics and diversity. And that’s why Thunder
received this change. Of course, we will be monitoring
its usage and, possibly, making changes to its parameters in order
to balance out the increased difficulty. By the way, Smoky,
which also has insta-hit mechanics, will also be undergoing some changes. But more about that in a future episode. Youtuber Digest. What’s been cooking this week
in the world of Tanki YouTube? Have a look. First, Mak tests our sense of observation
with a little game of “spot the difference”, with a Tanki theme. Next, watch iMoneyMaker as he takes his
M4 Gauss for a spin in matchmaking battles! eSports news. Clan Championship. Eight clans have qualified for
the second group stage. They are: Can’t Stop, CoolDown,
Eternity, Go Pro, Just Passing, Knights,
Penguins, and Terror Family. Only four of them will make it
to the playoffs, more and the competition is about
to get much heated. Who do you think these four clans will be? Write your guess in the comments
under the V-LOG here on YouTube, and follow the livestreams of the Clan Championship
battles to see whether you guessed correctly! The first one to correctly
guess the four finalists, will receive a cool prize
at the end of the stage. And that’s it for today. You know what you need to do to make
sure you don’t miss the next issue: Like, subscribe, and ding that bell. See ya! In the last episode,
you had to guess the drone. The correct answer is… the Booster Drone Here are our winners. And here’s the new question. Which mark will Magnum reach?

Comments (100)

  1. The Magnum reach the mark E

  2. Answer: C
    Nickname: gold.8_XP

  3. Oh no, TO gonna Fk up smokey too? And you ask why millions of players left this game? -_-

  4. Answer: D
    Name: AhmadA

  5. Answer: H
    Nick: peter13

  6. when is ares coming out

  7. So now you've made bushes 3d and made my fav thunder be even less competitive. I really wish I could do more than just a dislike to you.

  8. Smoky balance nice

  9. And have spacel 20x?

  10. Answer is B

  11. I like how they are basing this war off of the other war and made it similar to the one with the bears, wolves, and lions. Of course it's Christmas themed though.

  12. I think the 4 Teams that will move onto the Playoffs will be:

    1. Eternity
    2. Go Pro
    3. Knights
    4. Can't stop
    My nickdname is: liudvis_777

  13. the answer to todays question is C my nickname: liudvis_777

  14. Answer:G

  15. My name in tanki online is 555.xulagani.555.FX i think 8:01 answer is D

  16. idk why tanki is making 80s movies references when everyone is under 15

  17. Where is Mobil for ios USA?!?! Is it going to be a thing??? This was probably mentioned a different vlog but I haven’t been keeping up. Thanks!

  18. Smoky is chilling in the garage xD

  19. So the new mode is king of the hill.

  20. i would like king of the hill mode

  21. The answer is there is no smokey. Username: DarthRevan

  22. answer: A or below
    nickname: Craigscraig

  23. Answer:F

  24. My prediction is Penguins, Eternity, Just Passing, and Cooldown.

  25. When TO we can play on ios?

  26. I thinkt he 4 teams that will make it are:

    Terror Family
    Go Pro
    Can't Stop

  27. Guys do NOT write the answer of the question of the week in the chat.. check the description there is a link and submit your answer there

  28. question of the week : there is NO SMOKEY!!!!!

  29. Answer is F Nickname : BassBoom

  30. Why do I need thunder if there is smokey ? , well there are way more differences than similarities between smokey and thunder , gauss and thunder however are more similar than they are different , gauss is better and more effective in mid/long range , so thunder is pretty much useless compared to gauss, thunder maybe be better at close range , but in close range skills are a much bigger factor than it is in mid/long range battles ,
    I am not saying that thunder should be better than gauss more than it needs to be useful and unique , improvements always require some adjustments , I am just saying that every turret has a key characteristic that should not be changed , for now whenever I play with thunder it's like hunting flys with a slingshot .

  31. point d user:viper497

  32. Make clans free in the game

  33. ign : technoblade plz give me anything

  34. finally! a real war

  35. 1. Penguins
    2. Eternity
    3. Just Passing
    4. Go Pro

    Nick: aguicho37

  36. please leave Smoky alone

  37. The teams that I think will make it in the playoffs are
    1) Penguins
    2) Eternity
    3) Knights
    4) Can't Stop

  38. It will reach E name potatoo

  39. Well since there is no Smoky then it would reach none of them but if you meant Magnum then it's "D"
    username: Stanmobil

  40. Smoky will reach "F"

  41. Can't Stop, Go Pro, Just Passing, and Eternity.

  42. ''Which mark will Smoky reach?"
    Answer: G
    Nickname: Charizard_King

  43. They're making all other new stuff yet they don't care about ares anymore. I've been waiting for ares for so long

  44. The smoky will not reach any marks, because there is no tank with the smoky turret equipped. Nick: NN77296_GT

  45. Wow I’m surprised this game is still going strong

  46. Answer: There is no smoky
    Nickname: tayyab91

  47. There should be a plant the bomb mode

  48. answer D

  49. preferia o trovão como era antes, agr so tou usando a gauss

  50. Magnum reached to g

  51. Penguins
    just passing


  52. Don't touch Bushes ! or make it transparent to see what happening on the Battlefield. this is not "world of tanks" thats why I loved this game from 2010, So for next episode planning to kill Smoke also like thunder ? great work guys this game every day going in a** Congratulation )) looks like finally after meny year we can forget about tanki, thx administration for this ))

  53. Answer is G
    User name navti

  54. Noobs ruined freeze just want money and ruin things

  55. Nooo. Don't change smoky

  56. Answer is #E tanki nick o.u.f.a14

  57. Answer: G

    Nick : FEFE_SURDO

  58. How man of you searched Murphy's Law ?? 😛 Hit like

  59. RIP me, just started MUing smoky to m2 and they r now saying that they might chnage the mechanics like thunder now 🙁

  60. No smoky the magnum land on c name: umerdagger

  61. Answer is A
    My nickname is desiboys_2

  62. Clan Championship
    Just passing
    Terror Family
    Name : Xtreme

  63. question:wich mark will magnum reach?
    answer:Mark D

  64. 7:44 I gave answer correctly where is my reward ?

  65. Please bring kits back to the garage

  66. answer: E

  67. C
    Nickname : EnIcK

  68. Anserw : H nick mcmateoxd

  69. (In-game username: I_Shoot_Candy) The tank will fly to D

  70. Smoyk will reach C nickname: skills_from_spwen11

  71. ''Which mark will Smoky reach?"
    Answer: D
    Nickname: LenovoA7010

  72. nao entendi esse final … pera nao entendi foi nada

  73. answer:f

  74. I think smoky will reach up to G wolf65_LUCKY

  75. I really miss tanki in 2014 it was the best game back then ??

  76. when the new tanki body will be released???

    Beacause it was more fun

  78. Penguins, knights ,eternity ,go pro

  79. Answer:E

  80. Magnum will reach D

    Nick: Jonny-04

  81. answear : E
    Nickname : walid10

  82. Point E.ID: hrishireturning

  83. answer: D
    nickname: GeneraalPiesang

  84. the magnum is gonna reach f

  85. I'm surprised that despite being so trash you pretend that the game is fine. But believe me, like tanki x your end is near, can't wait for that, this game doesn't deserve incompetent people like you behind it.

  86. Can't stop
    Terror family
    These teams will go to the next stage my prediction

  87. Which mark will smoky reach:E

  88. 3:22 Smoky trolled Wasp hhhhhhhhh

  89. Answer:E
    Nickname: Saba_SkyWalker

  90. Cool down penguins knights and terror family clans will pass tanki nick o.u.f.a14

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