Along with these screenshots
has launched Red Steel Rain
, a new update for World of Tanks: Xbox 360 Edition
that includes the Platoon Battles feature, which will allow players to deploy into battle with up to seven friends in a single platoon. The update also contains fifteen new tanks, including a new line of Soviet artillery, four German light tanks including the famous Panther, and the Soviet KV-2 heavy tank.
In addition, two new maps have been added to the game, which will allow players to battle in the urban snow variant of the Port map and rainy Live Oaks map.