Hello Warriors,

now that 9.9 is here, WG has shared the new Premium Tier 6 HT, the Japanese Tiger (or Tank No. VI. or Imperial Tiger...whatever floats your goat!) overview.

Its final (confirmed by NA and RU) characteristics are as such:

Hitpoints: 950
Crew: 5 (commander, driver, gunner, radio operator, loader)
Weight: 57 tons
Maximum speed: 40 km/h
Engine: 650hp
Power-to-weight: 11.4 hp/t
Hull traverse: 26 deg/s
Turret traverse: 20 deg/s
Viewrange: 370 meters
Radiorange: 620 meters

Hull armor: 100/80/80
Turret armor: 100/80/80

Gun: 8.8 CM KW.K. 36 L/56
ROF: 8.57 rounds per minute
Penetration: 132/171/44
Damage: 220/220/270
Accuracy: 0,38
Aimtime: 2,3s
Depression: -8/+15

Armor schematics:


Tiger I Japan by Wargaming.net on Sketchfab

Recommended equipment by Wargaming: rammer, stabilizer, optics.

There is some more info ahead on this link like the distinctive features of the vehicle and its tactical role on the battlefield: http://worldoftanks.com/en/news/pc-b...7/tiger-i-jpn/