World of Tanks

Best mods for World of Tanks: top expansions 2023

World of Tanks

06/07/2023 - World of Tanks is a popular multiplayer online game in which players control historical tanks and wage tactical battles. With a large player base and constant updates, the game remains attractive even after many years. One way to improve the game experience and make it more individual is through mods.

World of Tanks supports a large number of mods that can improve the game mechanics and experience. Among them, some are especially recommended. The best mods for World of Tanks offer users general improvements such as advanced visualizations and convenience features. One example is the XVM (eXtended Visualization Mod) mod, which is appreciated by many players for its additional tactical information. Other popular mods include Paint Ball Damage, which makes it easier for users to track injuries and hits in the game, and Steel Foxes, a sound package with over 600 individual recordings for different game situations.

Best mods for World of Tanks

XVM: Advanced visualization mod

XVM is one of the most popular and widely used mods for World of Tanks. It enhances the interface presentation by providing additional information and improving the user experience. XVM offers features such as player statistics, tank ratings and improved damage indicators. This allows players to get a better overview of the battlefield and adjust their strategy accordingly.

HD Mini Maps

HD Mini Maps is another useful mod that improves the gameplay of World of Tanks. This mod provides high-resolution, detailed mini maps for better orientation and information gathering on the battlefield. The improved maps help players better understand their position and that of their opponents, which leads to a more effective game strategy.

Guns and Engines Sounds Revival

Guns and Engines Sounds Revival is a mod that increases the realism and immersion of World of Tanks by improving the sounds of guns and engines. This modification adds more realistic and varied sounds for tank guns and engines, which makes the game more atmospheric and exciting.

In summary, mods such as XVM, HD Mini Maps and Guns and Engines Sounds Revival help improve the gameplay, user experience and performance in World of Tanks. By using these modifications, players can experience an even better and more gripping tank battle.

Modpacks And Modding Community

Aslain's WoT Modpack

Aslain's WoT Modpack is one of the most popular and well-known modification packs for World of Tanks. It contains a variety of mods that enhance and optimize the gameplay experience. These modifications range from user interface changes, sound effects to visual improvements. Aslain's WoT Modpack team is continuously working to keep the package up-to-date and compatible with the latest updates to the game. The modding community around this modpack is very active and regularly exchanges ideas about improvements, solutions to problems and requests for future updates. More information about the modpack and the download are available on Aslain's WoT Modpack website.

Solo's WoT Modpack

Another very popular but somewhat lesser known mod pack is Solos WoT Mod Pack.

World of Tanks Mod Hub

The World of Tanks Mod Hub is Wargaming's official platform that collects and showcases the latest and greatest mods for World of Tanks. The Mod Hub offers a simple and clear user interface that allows you to quickly browse and find mods. To ensure the quality of the mods available on the platform, the submitted mods must meet certain requirements before being included.

Audio and Texture Mods

Audio Mods

Audio mods are an important addition to World of Tanks, as they can improve the gaming experience by providing more realistic and appealing sounds. There are many different audio mods that target different interests, such as realistic tank sounds or even Star Wars-like sound effects.

The Russian World of Tanks community has also produced a variety of sound mods, such as the Nasha Funny Russia Voice Pack, which customizes some of the most famous tanks in the game with Russian-language texts and voice recordings. This adds to the game's authenticity and atmosphere, especially for players who are familiar with this culture.

Other mods in this section include Zorgane's Sound Mod or Steel Foxes as well.

Strategic Music

Another important aspect of audio mods is strategic music. These mods improve the game experience by replacing the original soundtrack with new, customizable music. For example, the Steel Foxes sound modification from Strategic Music offers over 600 specially recorded sound lines that cover about 45 different game situations. Players can thus enjoy a unique soundscape in every battle.

Texture Mods

Apart from audio mods, texture mods are also of great importance to improve the look and graphics of World of Tanks. With these mods, players can change the visual aspects of the game, such as tank and world textures. A popular texture mod is DraX HD Textures, which reworks the game's textures for a sharper, more detailed look.

Another useful texture mod is the WOTInspector HD Minimaps Mod, which improves the in-game mini-maps, giving them more detail and clearer icons. This helps players better navigate the battlefield and make tactical decisions.

Statistics and Mini-Maps Mods

Session Statistics

Session Statistics is a useful mod that allows you to track individual performance in each game. It shows important data such as battles, wins, losses, kills and efficiency. Players can conveniently track their winrate and other statistics in-game without having to access external websites.

Team HP Bar

The Team HP Bar is a modification that displays the combined HP pool of each team in real time. This information is useful for making decisions during the battle, especially when you want to know how much health is left on both sides. The mod can help to better understand the course of the game and make informed decisions about attack or defense. One option for this feature is Aslain's WoT modpack.

Minimap Mods

Minimap mods are add-ons that provide additional features and improvements to the default World of Tanks minimap. These mods can increase convenience and strategic value during battle. Some minimap mods offer advanced features such as tactical markers, improved map icons and more detailed terrain information.

  • An example of a useful minimap mod is the Tactical minimap in battle for World of Tanks, which facilitates the tactical use of the minimap.
  • Another mod that enhances the minimap is the HD Minimaps mod, which provides high-resolution maps for better visibility and accuracy during battle.

Overall, stat and mini-map mods in World of Tanks offer players multiple ways to optimize their performance and strategy. Each of these mods aims to increase the gaming experience by providing valuable information or improving the user experience. By choosing the right mod package, every player can optimize their World of Tanks experience.

Game character and customization

Special voice packages

The best mods for World of Tanks can significantly improve and individualize the gaming experience. One way to customize the game is to use voice packs for the crews. Some voice packs include famous voices such as Duke Nukem's fromDuke Invades WoT, the Minisons or the voices from the game C&C Generals. Adding these voices to the crews can make the gameplay on the battlefield more fun and interesting.

Fictional skins

In addition to voice packs, fictional skins can also be used to customize the tanks in the game. These fictional skins add a touch of creativity and imagination to the game, offering the possibility to customize tanks entirely according to personal preferences. An example of this are the skins inspired by movie characters such as Star Wars. This makes the game even more fascinating for those who like to spend a bit of time customizing their tanks.

Cultural Customizations

Another aspect of World of Tanks' customization is the integration of different cultures into the game. The available modifications can change both the aesthetic aspects and the functional aspects of the tanks. For example, Japanese, Chinese and German tanks can be customized by adding cultural elements. These customizations can range from historical cultural symbols to modern designs to give the tanks a unique look.

It is important to note that the use of such mods can fundamentally change the gameplay. Therefore, the official mod guidelines of World of Tanks should always be followed to make sure that the mods used are allowed and do not provide unfair advantages. Players should always look for trusted and safe sources to download their mods and make sure that they use the correct versions and don't jeopardize their game accounts.

  • Source: Editorial office


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