|The strongest tank in terms of|
both attack and defense.
- Main article: War Tank
War Tanks(Days of Ruin) or Mega Tanks(Dark Conflict) or Advance Wars: Days of Ruin. They have the worst mobility of the three tanks, but offer the best offense.(失われた光) are the highest tier of tank in
Due to their low speed, ammunition and costly repair, War Tanks are hardly ever seen in most matches. They offer astounding firepower though which might suit them as a Breakthrough tank; Pummelling through defensive lines, without fear of counters due to their significant defense, but with a high cost, they are very suspectible to: Bombers, B-Copters, Indirects and especially the newly added Anti-Tank. Instead, players would rather use Md. Tanks due to low cost and similar firepower.
The only chances of a Wartank being used is either if the player has a large economical advantage or a sense of superiority; However, it is only when a War Tank achieves full veterancy, or is a CO Unit, that they become viable in facing other tanks.
War Tanks are extremely difficult to destroy, as most units won't deal much damage. On a high defense terrain tile, it may become even more difficult.
- Like the Megatank in Advance Wars: Dual Strike, the War Tank in Advance Wars: Days of Ruin seems to be based on the Soviet T-35 Heavy Tank.