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KV-1 Heavy Tank
KV-1 Heavy Tank
The KV-8 Heavy Tank.
Army Soviet Army
Role Heavy Tank
Unit Cost 390CoH2 Manpower Icon 390
145CoH2 Fuel Icon 145
14CoH2 Population Icon 14
Upkeep per Minute 21CoH2 Manpower Icon 21
Prereq. Anti-Infantry Tactics
NKVD Rifle Disruption Tactics
Shock Rifle Frontline Tactics
Terror Tactics
Soviet Industry Tactics
Produced By Mechanized Armor Kampaneya
Primary armament 45mm tank gun M1932
ATO-41 flame projector.
Secondary armament DT machine guns
Primary armament damage 80
Primary armament penetration 140 (near)
60 (far)
Firing Range 40 meters (45 mm gun)
30 meters (flamethrower)
Sight Range 35
Health 960Icon Health Small 960
Armor 260 (front)
145 (rear)
Max. Speed 5.1 m/s
Abilities (1)
Inspire Infantry
  • Requires Veterancy 1
  • Costs 35CoH2 Munition Icon 35.
  • The presence of this heavy tank inspires nearby infantry to assault the enemy with fierce bravery and determination.

The KV-8 swaps the standard 76mm gun from the KV-1 for a 45mm main gun and an ATO-41 flame projector. This "breakthrough" tank is deadly to infantry targets and light vehicles.


Veterancy1 CoH2 Level 1 Veterancy:
  • 'Inspire Infantry' ability unlocked.
Veterancy2 CoH2 Level 2 Veterancy:
  • +25% reload speed.
  • +35% weapon rotation.
  • +20% maximum speed.
Veterancy3 CoH2 Level 3 Veterancy:
  • +35% burst duration.
  • +20% range.
  • +20% rotation speed.
  • +20% acceleration and deceleration.