Six weeks in France

The Gamer

Callum Dickson trials a selection of French armoured vehicles in War Thunder

Looking down the scope as soon as I let the shell loose, I saw the inevitable ‘NON-PENETRATION’

Having played with a lot of different nations’ vehicles in War Thunder, all of which had a profound influence on the future development of the armoured vehicle, I did not want to leave out the importance of French armoured development, given their substantial role in the creation of the tank.

Having not played with French vehicles for a while, there was immediately a noticeable step back in quality from other nations, so I had to get used to powering down roads at five miles per hour with only a 35mm gun for defence.

It was a very different feeling utilising these old heavy and medium tanks over the faster stronger vehicles I'm used to.

The vehicles I tried to operate were the AMR.35, SOMUA.35 and Renault.35, all of which were lighter tanks, but the aim was to unlock the Char D2.

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