War Thunder – Operation Winter: Get Stars, Quests and Rewards

Ready for the holidays in War Thunder? There is currently the Operation WINTER and beckons with a few festive ones Rewards.

How to get stars and rewards during Operation Winter in War Thunder:

How long is Operation Winter running in War Thunder?

The offensive of the Christmas operation already started on December 18, 2020 started, but don’t worry, you still have plenty of time. It runs until January 11, 2021 at 12 noon.

Your goal is to collect stars during the event, which you can then exchange for various rewards, including new vehicles, badges and weapons.

Get yourself new rewards.

How to get stars during Operation Winter in War Thunder?

To get a star during Operation Winter in War Thunder, you have to complete 3 of 5 random tasks in random battles (in vehicles from rank III and in the navy from rank II).

The tasks always stay the same and they are reset every two days at 12 noon.

Pilot star duties

  • When flying airplanes (Rank III or higher)
  • Destroy 40 enemies in AB (20 in RB, 14 in SB)
  • Win 9 battles (with activity of 60% or higher)
  • Throw a total of 10 tons of TNT bombs on enemy bases
  • Destroy 12 enemies in one battle (4 in RB, 2 in SB)
  • Help allies destroy enemy vehicles 10 times

Tank driver star tasks

  • When driving ground vehicles (Rank III or higher)
  • Destroy 50 enemies
  • Win 11 battles (70% activity or higher)
  • Conquer 15 points in ground battles while piloting a ground vehicle or helicopter
  • Destroy 12 enemies in one battle (6 in RB, 6 in SB)
  • Help allies destroy enemy vehicles 25 times

Captain star duties

  • When steering sea vessels (Rank II or higher)
  • Do 30,000 damage while steering sea vessels
  • Win 9 battles (with activity of 50% or higher)
  • Conquer 7 points in sea battles while piloting a ship or airplane
  • Destroy 5 enemies with torpedoes while piloting a ship or airplane
  • Finish a naval battle in 1st place

You can also buy missed stars with Golden Eagles in the menu.

Among other things, you can get vehicles.

What are the rewards of Operation Winter in War Thunder?

Operation Winter in War Thunder brings several new rewards. For example, we have the following new vehicles, planes and ships:

  • Ro. 57 Quadriarma – Rank II, Italy, Premium
  • EBR 75 – Rank III, France, Premium
  • Type K-8 (1942) – Rank II, Japan, Premium
  • МiG-21 PFМ – Rank VI, USSR, Event
  • Class (3P) – Rank VI, Germany, Event
  • USS Baltimore (CA-68) – Rank V, USA, event

You can read below which reward you will receive in which category for how many stars:

Pilot rewards

  • 2 star voucher for a pin-up badge
  • 4 star voucher for a pin-up badge
  • 5 stars – Ro. 57 Quadriarma
  • 6 star camouflage for Ro. 57 Quadriarma
  • 6 star voucher for a pin-up badge
  • 8 star voucher for a pin-up badge
  • 10 star voucher for MiG-21 PFM
  • 11 star camouflage for MiG-21 PFM
  • 12 stars – voucher for a pin-up badge

Tank Driver Rewards

  • 3 stars – voucher for a weapon decoration
  • 5 stars – EBR 75
  • 6 star camouflage for EBR 75
  • 6 stars – voucher for a weapon decoration
  • 9 stars – voucher for a weapon decoration
  • 10 star voucher for Class 3 (P)
  • 11 star camouflage for Class 3 (P)
  • 12 stars – voucher for a weapon decoration

Captain rewards

  • 3 star voucher for a pin-up badge
  • 5 stars – type K-8 (1942)
  • 6 star camouflage for type K-8 (1942)
  • 6 star voucher for a pin-up badge
  • 9 stars – voucher for a pin-up badge
  • 10 Star Voucher for USS Baltimore (CA-68)
  • 11 star camouflage for USS Baltimore (CA-68)
  • 12 stars – voucher for a pin-up badge

The event rewards of ranks V to VII, decorations and badges are issued in the form of vouchers, while premium vehicles of ranks II to III and camouflage paints are activated directly on the account.

If you activate all nine vouchers for pin-up badges, you will also receive the unique badge “Have a nice flight”. If you activate all four vouchers for the weapon decorations, you will receive the unique decoration “machine gun with grenade launcher”.