Source: http://world-of-kwg.livejournal.com/278531.html Hello everyone, what follows is the preliminary account of patch notes 9.0 from Storm, as patch 9.0 reached supertest today. Important: Storm adds that some features are missing from this list, like improved graphics (shaders) and HD tanks, as those are still being worked on. - new vehicles: Panzer IV Ausf.A (tier 3), Panzer IV Ausf.D (tier 4), StuG III Ausf.B (tier 4) - fixed maps: Malinovka, Serene Coast, Steppes, Redshire, Mountain Pass - added historical battles - removed the “confrontation” mode - added new window of graphic settings - added the dynamic resulution option (reduction of game resolution while keeping the UI resolution the same) - added the possibility to manually set your FOV in settings - added the option to set the “power” (intensity) of color filters - added turrets being ripped off after ammo rack explosion - reworked tank exhausts (smoke) effect - added the keyboard language indicator on the login screen - added new awards (medals) for team battles: “Recon by combat”, “God of War”, “For the Will to Win”, “Decisive Shot”, “For Tactical Operations” - fixed some bugs and added improvements in the “Vehicles” section of the Achievement window - reworked the “Statistics” section in the Achievements window - changed the wording of the Steel Wall award - Light Tank Mk.VIc and T7 CC buffed - term “potential damage” changed into “damage blocked by your armor” - fixed bugs in the way voiceover works - fixed the bug where the aim circle was displayed incorrectly in replays - fixed the bug where artillery shells fell outside of the aiming circle in arty mode - fixed the bug where artillery shells exploded in mid-air - fixed freezing of the account when quitting the game

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