Panzer IV Ausf. J Medium Tank

The versatile Panzer IV has been updated through the war with increasingly powerful guns and more effective armor to maintain its effectiveness as a frontline battle tank.

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Improvements

Unlocked by
Available for commanders
30
Panzer Commander

The Panzer IV, Panther & King Tiger can be upgraded with a Panzer Commander that can survey the battlefield and call in coordinated artillery strikes. Increases sight range (+10).

50
Pintle-mounted MG42 machine gun

Assault Gun crew uses the pintle-mounted MG42 for additional defense against infantry and aircraft.

Abilities

Unlocked by
Available for commanders
30
Combat Blitz
Tanks employ well-practiced Blitzkrieg tactics, moving at maximum speed to avoid some enemy fire.
35
Emergency Repairs
Vehicle crews gain the ability to repair critical damage on their vehicles. After 3 seconds upon activating, one critical will be fixed and repairs start at a rate of 30 HP/s for 12 seconds. Prioritizes the 'Heavy Engine Damage' critical.
45
High Explosive Anti-Tank (HEAT) Shells
Tanks are now issued HEAT ammunition for increased penetration and damage. Increases damage and penetration by 30% but useless against infantry. KT deals 312 damage, else tanks 208 damage.
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140
14
30
45
35
160
640
Low (110)
234.0 / 90.0
6.00
5.50
3.80

Builds in

Schwerer Panzer Headquarters

Unlocked By

Veterancy

  • increases weapon rotation speed
  • decreases scatter
  • increases rotation speed
  • increases reload speed
  • increases acceleration / deceleration
  • decreases scatter
  • increases moving accuracy
  • increases sight range (+15)
  • increases sight range when stationary after 5 seconds delay (+5)