Version history

Version 051 (2017-03-13)

What's new:

  • Support for 9.17 (BufferOverflow)
  • Save dialogs reworked (BufferOverflow)
  • Bugfixes and misc. (BufferOverflow)

Version 050 (2016-10-02)

What's new:

  • Support for 9.16 / save to atlas (Александр)
  • Mass save with atlas support (BufferOverflow)
  • Support for "this" in expressions (BufferOverflow)
  • Tank list updated for 9.15+ (Roman Astafev)
  • Updated short names by seriych
  • Translated to Chinese Simplified (tagkker)
  • German translation updated (Timwi)
  • Misc (Timwi)

Version 049 (2015-12-14)

What's new:

  • Support for 9.13
  • Updated short names by seriych
  • Bugfix for missing czech nation icon

Version 048 (2015-11-02)

What's new:

  • Fix for WoT 10.0 (by uMKa_13)
  • Mask layer effect added (by BufferOverflowx86)
  • Size/Pos effect supports properties calculated using arbitrary expressions (by BufferOverflowx86)
  • Error message improvements and translations (by Timwi and rstarkov)
  • Bugfix for the Shift effect, which caused the layer to be cut off partially (rstarkov)

Version 047 (2015-09-13)

What's new:

  • fixed a bug related to icon filter by country and tank class (uMKa_13)

Version 046 (2015-09-08)

What's new:

  • added support for Czech tanks (uMKa_13)
  • short tank names updated; new korean tanks ignored (seriych)

Version 045 (2015-07-14)

What's new:

  • removed some rental Korean tanks (seriych)
  • added some background icons (Lesic)
  • updated short tank names by seriych
  • Black_Spy now shows special tanks' names in red
  • German translation updated (Timwi)

Version 044 (2015-06-27)

What's new:

  • New image resizing (resampling) algorithms: Lanczos, Sinc, Bicubic, Mitchell (by BufferOverflowx86)
  • Unsharp mask effect (by BufferOverflowx86)
  • Updated short tank names (by seriych)
  • Updated WotDataLib to support changes in 0.9.9
  • Bugfix for the "Format" string used in text layers
  • Two bugfixes for the batch save feature and path expansion, one of which caused a crash
  • Revamped handling of errors, both internal and data loading related
  • Disabled the warning icon due to missing image for the "unknown" tank
  • Miscellaneous tiny tweaks

Version 043 (2015-03-16)

What's new:

  • 13 new effects by BufferOverflow (thanks!):
    • Brightness / Contrast
    • Hue / Saturation / Lightness
    • Levels
    • Equalize brightness (improved)
    • Gamma correction
    • Rotate
    • Blur: adaptive, selective, motion, radial
    • Sharpen: full, adaptive
    • Wave
  • The old "Normalize" effect has been renamed to "Equalize (normalize)". The new effect "Equalize brightness (improved)" is recommended instead of the old one.
  • Short tank names by seriych updated (thanks!)
  • The program now runs as a 64-bit process on 64-bit Windows. This uses 50% more RAM, but the icons render 30% faster. No change for 32-bit systems.
  • Timwi has updated the German translation and some English strings (thanks!)
  • Game data fixes by BufferOverflow:
    • "Observer" is no longer a light tank
    • In addition to "noImage" there's also the "unknown" icon now
    • Another Korean internet cafe tank removed
  • Paths like "foo..\bar" are now expanded to the full path in the previews
  • Minor changes to Dark Agent 2; the old style can be downloaded here if you don't like the changes
  • Added a new style "Dark Agent Tree" for the tank tree. The icons are saved automatically to the appropriate location; just hit "Save"!
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Version 042 (2014-10-31)

What's new:

  • Template elements can be selected for copy & paste
  • Removed germany-G04_PzVI_Tiger_IA

Version 041 (2014-10-31)

What's new:

  • Bulk saving of icons from several styles; bulk style export and deletion (thanks to BufferOverflow)
  • Copy and paste layers and effects (thanks to BufferOverflow)
  • Save icons to a custom, template-based path (thanks to BufferOverflow)
  • 9.5 support (thanks to seriych)
  • The German translation continues to be maintained by Timwi, thanks!

Version 040 (2014-10-31)

What's new:

  • Same as 041, plus a bug in the Russian translation

Version 039 (2014-10-31)

What's new:

  • Updated for 9.4 compatibility.
  • A "Format" property has been added to all text layers, allowing the rounding of numeric values and appending text before or after property values. More info available in the tip describing this property.
  • New property added: top gun reload time (as requested by leeuniverse).
  • UI zoom.
  • Added hidden settings for the two icon zoom levels (1x and 5x by default). They're called IconScaleNormal and IconScaleZoomed. Edit the program settings file, located at "%APPDATA%\TankIconMaker2\TankIconMaker2.xml".
  • Project website links updated.

Version 038 (2014-09-24)

What's new:

  • Updated for 9.3 compatibility. Unfortunately this also breaks compatibility with very old game clients.
  • Updated tank names by Seriych.

Version 037 (2013-11-22)

What's new:

  • Fixed a bug with data files without an {{RU}} description. (thanks to Angelto20 for reporting)
  • Fixed the tank class icons in clients 8.8 and higher (thanks to Angelto20 for the fix)
  • Fixed a bug causing the warning icon to appear due to a buggy self-test.

Version 036 (2013-11-05)

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  • Fixed blank values preselected for some of the built-in styles.
  • The "open forum in browser" button now links to this forum page except if the program language is Russian.

Version 035 (2013-11-05)

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Version 034 (2013-11-05)

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Version 033 (2013-11-05)

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Version 032 (2013-10-29)

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Version 031 (2013-10-29)

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Version 030 (2013-09-13)

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Version 029 (2013-08-26)

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Version 028 (2013-07-15)

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Version 027 (2013-06-02)

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Version 026 (2013-04-04)

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Version 025 (2013-04-02)

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Version 024 (2013-04-02)

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Version 023-test (2013-03-06)

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Version 022 (2013-03-06)

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Version 021 (2013-03-06)

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Version 020 (2013-01-16)

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Version 019 (2013-01-12)

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Version 018 (2012-12-07)

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Version 017 (2012-11-24)

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Version 016 (2012-10-15)

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Version 015 (2012-09-09)

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Version 014 (2012-09-05)

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Version 013 (2012-07-15)

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Version 012 (2012-06-16)

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Version 011 (2012-06-01)

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Version 010 (2012-05-13)

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Version 009 (2012-05-09)

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Version 008 (2012-05-04)

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Version 007 (2012-04-22)

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Version 006-test (2012-04-16)

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Version 005 (2012-03-31)

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Version 004 (2012-03-09)

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Version 003 (2012-02-11)

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Version 002 (2012-02-08)

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Version 001 (2012-02-03)

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