KV-8 Heavy Flamethrower Tank
The KV-8 swaps the standard 76mm gun from the KV-1 for a 45mm main gun and an ATO-41 flame projector. This "breakthrough" tank is deadly to infantry targets and light vehicles.
Effective against infantry, light vehicles. Toggle main weapons.
Unlocks the 'Secure Mode' veteran ability.
-25% reload, +35% turret rotation speed, +20% maximum speed.
+20% rotation speed, +35% burst duration, +5 weapon range, +20% acceleration.
Vehicle Crew Self Repair
Vehicle crews can repair battlefield damage on their vehicles once they leave combat with a repair rate of 10 HP/s.
Toggled Ability. Vehicle weapons and movement are disabled.
The presence of this heavy tank inspires nearby infantry to assault the enemy with fierce bravery and determination.
Nearby infantry move at maximum speed and fire more quickly. 15s duration.
Hull Down Release
Releases vehicle from Hull Down mode.
Use 45mm Main Gun
Crew switch from ATO-41 Flame Projector to the 45mm main gun.
Hold fire until explicitly ordered to attack.
Attacks vehicles freely, but holds fire against infantry and structures unless given an explicit order to fire.