WG EU Moderation adding fuel to a bonfire



I’m cutting the chase straight ahead, a few hours ago, I received the following email of a major storm happening on the EU forum:

Dear Rita,

My nickname is shishx_the_animal and I’m one the executive officer in the currently best clan on the European server.

The 5th campaign is in full swing and the drama is at its highest. A member from the team currently ranked 2nd has confessed (in Turkish but we translated) that he used illegal mods which are bannable (it pings on the map all the broken down objects). Catching a cheater is nothing new but we (the top clans on EU) had a good thread called “Frontline News” and it’s 1.5 years old. Everything clan related was documented there including a lot of smack talk, memes and videos. Due to recent events a certain Turkish mod and Community Contributor (vuque and someone called Br-something) did not like that the Turkish clan NOX** was discovered cheating. They didn’t do anything against that player but simply demoted him from combat officer to a private (wow such harsh punishment).

Here comes the best part. Due to NOX** guys being butthurt they found power and managed to get our Frontline news thread DELETED! They simply deleted a topic of around 800 pages to sweep everything under the rug. We created new topics to revolt the moderation of the WG Staff and they locked, deleted and banned a lot of people. Continue reading

WoT Scheduled Maintenance


EU1 Cluster

On the 29/11/2016 at 05:30 UTC, the World of Tanks EU1 Cluster will be unavailable for approximately 25 minutes as we perform maintenance work.

NA Clusters

There are plans to release Micropatch 9.16_7 on November 29th, 2016.

Maintenance will begin at 02:30 Pacific Time (10:30 UTC) and will last approximately one hour and a half.

During maintenance, the World of Tanks servers will be unavailable.

Fixed some technical issues.


WarGaming Banning Illegal Mod Users


Good day everyone,

Quick bit of news, WG has let out a wave of bans for users of illegal mods. The ban is for 7 days and continued use afterward will result in a permanent account suspension.


User is banned until December 6th for using illegal mods.

Update: A notice on the RU portal confirms they have banned 15937 players as well as disqualified players from the ongoing Tank Aces event.

NA– 252 players banned for 7 days.

EU-2,869 players banned for 7 days.

SEA-115 players banned for 7 days


Essentially confirming that the ban will be permanent upon further detection of illegal mods.