Pico Tanks Version 18.0 Update

Pico Tanks is now available on the App Store and Google Play globally! You can discuss this update on the official discussion thread on our subreddit.

Updates in this version

IMPORTANT NOTE: To get these changes, please ensure that you have the correct version downloaded on your mobile device. You can check which version you have by tapping on the settings ⚙ in the Pico Tanks Battle Screen.
Please go to the Pico Tanks Discord Server to discuss these changes and any issues you find. Pico Tanks is currently in beta and any feedback is appreciated. Check the Pico Tanks Beta page for when our next scheduled playtest is!

New Features

  • Added destructible barriers to Backwood Basin
  • New background in the menu and in fullscreen popups
  • Added a battle draw screen sound
  • Added unique sound for when exiting the victory, defeat, and draw screens


  • Made Round Over text at the end of a battle stay visible for longer
  • Removed the Report Bug section in the Settings popup. Bug reports are now submitted by clicking on the Support button
  • When entering a friend code to invite a friend tapping submit/enter on a mobile keyboard will now send the invite
  • Updated copy/paste icon


  • Muting SFX in the settings popup not also mute UI sounds
  • Fixed emote sound playing louder when first equipping it
  • Fixed a bug which would allow you skip parts of the garage tutorial
  • Fixed emotes not animating in a battle when triggered in quick succession
  • Improved match load times slightly
  • Inferno was dealing damage at a further range than intended. Now the visuals should line up with the area where you take damage from the Inferno
  • Fixed transition sound playing twice when clicking the Continue button during the Garage tutorial
  • Fixed the tank engine sounds in the Garage being offset to the right stereo channel