The real tanks, from Wargaming America's resident in-house tanker.

The Chieftain's Hatch: Tigers and Panterras

More from the US attaché in Moscow -- the first reports of new German tanks seen around Kursk.

The Chieftain's Hatch: Patton Troubles

After the disaster of testing which was T40, Armored Board hoped that the M46 might be a bit better....

The Chieftain's Hatch: T40/M46

The first part of a two-part article on the field testing of an M26 which is supposed to actually work, the M46.

The Chieftain's Hatch: Equipping the Force, Pt5

The Chieftain finishes the history of tank development from Army Ground Forces' perspective, and throws a few comments down from his peanut gallery

The Chieftain's Hatch: Equipping the Force, Pt 4

The Chieftain takes us on in the voyage through Army Ground Force's archives, and we've gotten to the point where T26E3 finally makes it to Europe, and Ordnance has some great ideas about making bigger tanks.

The Chieftain's Hatch: Equipping the Force Pt3

And again, the Chieftain takes us back to Army Ground Force's archives, now looking at AGF's position on the T20 series in 1943/44.

The Chieftain's Hatch: Equipping the Force, Pt2

The Chieftain continues with his digging into the Archives to see what Army Ground Forces was thinking when they were deciding what sorts of tanks to provide its troops with.

The Chieftain's Hatch: The Gravity of Tanks

An op-ed, about how we cannot confuse the fact that tanks are cool with the fact that they are inherently dangerous things.

The Chieftain's Hatch: How Suitable was T29, pt 2

Part two of the US Army's investigation as to just how much they wanted a heavy tank anyway.