Week of June 21st – June 28th
June 27th – Fatal 4-Way Kill Challenge Date Moved
The date of the Fatal 4-Way Kill Challenge has been moved to Thursday, June 30th at 5 p.m. PDT / 00:00 July 1st UTC so that more players can enjoy the holiday weekend.
The Fatal 4-Way Kill Challenge is like a standard State-vs.-State Kill Challenge, except instead of two States competing against one another, there will be four States competing against one another.
June 27th – Summer Sprint Continues
Another Summer Sprint reward is now live. If you trained 5 million Tier 4/Advanced Tier 4 troops by the deadline, you earn:
-250,000 gold, 150 days of Troop-Training Speed Ups, 600 million Food, 100 million Coin, 2 5-Minute 75% Attack Boosts, 2 5-Minute 75% Defense Boosts.
In addition to the baseline rewards for 5 million combine Tier 4 troops, if you train 5 million of one troop type, you earn a full set of gear that benefits that troop type. So for:
-5 million T4 Infantry Troops – full set of Kill Squad Gear
-5 million T4 Tactical Troops – full set of Fear Monger Gear
-5 million T4 Armored Vehicle Troops – full set of Barricade Gear
This Summer Sprint will end on June 30th at 5 p.m. PDT / July 1st at 00:00 UTC, so if you haven’t finished, you’ve got a bit of time left.
June 27th – Commander Skill Tree/ Commander Research Tree Nodes Updated
The Commander skill tree has been updated to include boosts for Advanced troops, including: Troop Attack, Tactical Attack, Armored Vehicle Attack I & II, Infantry Attack I & II, Troop Health I & II, and Troop Defense I & II.
The Commander research tree has been updated to include boosts for Advanced traps and Advanced troops, as well, with Trap Attack, Trap Defense, Troop Attack, and Troop Defense now applying to the Advanced versions as well.
June 27th – Rebel Target – Tax Collector
A new rebel target has started spawning, called the Tax Collector. New permanent gear has been released concurrently to go along with it. The materials for this gear, as well as resources, can be obtained by attacking the Tax Collector, gathering from the Tax Collector Reserve it leaves behind when defeated, or purchasing gold packs containing Tax Collector Crates.
June 27th – Rebel Target – Striker
A new rebel target has started spawning, called the Striker. New Limited Equipment has been released concurrently to go along with it. The materials for this gear, as well as resources, can be obtained by attacking the Striker, gathering from the Striker Air Drop Crate it leaves behind when defeated, or purchasing gold packs containing Striker Crates.
June 27th – New Supreme Commander – Xx RoYaL xX
A new supreme commander has been crowned (promoted? crowned sounds better to me), named Xx RoYaL xX, of the alliance Soldiers of Light. Xx RoYaL xX and his alliance held the Global Control Point for a whopping 23 hours, 22 minutes, and 22 seconds.
The second place commander was ChaosBlayzed, of the alliance The Four Horsemen, who held the Global Control Point for 11 hours, 56 minutes, and 49 seconds, and the third place commander was 1 A Wiz, of the alliance Wiz, who held the Global Control Point for 1 hour, 17 minutes, and 54 seconds.
Congratulations to Xx RoYaL xX for becoming the new Supreme Commander, and to his alliance Soldiers of Light for their achievement!
If something particularly noteworthy happened this week in your state, please take screenshots and send an email describing it to firstname.lastname@example.org and I will try to get it into next week’s update.