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Lucudus58 : (23 April 2017 - 03:48 PM)

I did that also

Lucudus58 : (23 April 2017 - 03:48 PM)

:bnb

NeoGP : (23 April 2017 - 07:52 PM)

anyone following TS changes, check the WOT general for info.

Lucudus58 : (24 April 2017 - 05:25 AM)

can someone send me another invite to the clan today Please

bergsteiger : (24 April 2017 - 12:42 PM)

Rough night last night. 1 for 6. Had to move on to WoWs, even though I did get to kill Grant ;)

Lucudus58 : (24 April 2017 - 04:23 PM)

pretty quiet in here

Lucudus58 : (24 April 2017 - 04:24 PM)

:gitrdone

joey791 : (24 April 2017 - 11:27 PM)

Welcome to the forums sgt. flint :)

sgt. flint : (24 April 2017 - 11:38 PM)

Hey All......anyone out there from 2 years ago remember me?

sgt. flint : (24 April 2017 - 11:39 PM)

just started playing WOT again and looking for a clan or group

bergsteiger : (25 April 2017 - 08:31 AM)

Crazy night. Got all my wins AFTER I quit tooning. Very unusual.

The_Dad : (25 April 2017 - 08:36 AM)

similar experience last night... all my wins were BEFORE I started platooning

NeoGP : (25 April 2017 - 10:25 AM)

Hey Flint!

xtc4 : (25 April 2017 - 11:28 AM)

With new mm, having good players at the top of the list seems to make a huge difference. And platooning seems to almost always put you at bottom of the list. So perhaps it makes sense that you good players are winning when playing solo.

joey791 : (25 April 2017 - 11:49 AM)

Welcome to the forums ToerryFutty :)

Archaic : (25 April 2017 - 11:14 PM)

Yes, platoons seem to be pretty gimped with 3-5-7

sgt. flint : (26 April 2017 - 02:12 AM)

Hey Neo, yes i remember you. any others from the old crew still running?

NeoGP : (26 April 2017 - 10:17 AM)

not sure man..I haven't played wot in 2+ years, alot of changes throughout the 5 clans

SGrant7 : (26 April 2017 - 12:05 PM)

Haven't been on much in the last few days, but are 2 man platoons fairing much better?

bergsteiger : (26 April 2017 - 02:38 PM)

Platooning doesn't seem as big of an issue as Tier 8s. Don't think I've had a single game that I was top tier in an VIII


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#1 Melrok

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Posted 04 October 2015 - 09:46 PM

I was in a battle in my Furutaka and fired a round of torpedoes when suddenly a teammate goes steaming by in the opposite direction not 30ft away and all I have time to think is "Oh Carp" when all of my torps go straight into the side of him and ... vanish?

 

They did not appear on the other side of him so all I can figure is the warheads had not armed yet and so they must have impacted on his hull and were destroyed. 

 

A quick search on the wiki confirms there is an arming time but does not say how long it is. All I can say is that it's a little longer than the blink of an eye. 

 

Anyway, cool that they implemented that.This time it saved my bacon.Thank you WG.


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Posted 05 October 2015 - 09:17 AM

Must be somewhere between the end of the launcher and 100ft because I've launched on ships from barely 2 ship widths away and they detonated. 


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Posted 05 October 2015 - 09:50 AM

I've seen that there is an "arming time", but is it safe to assume that time varies between different ships/torpedoes?


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Posted 20 October 2015 - 09:06 PM

I believe I was watching a Jingles video and he commented that the arming distance was to the end of the green arc that appears when you're aiming torps.  So if a ship is inside that arc, torps will impact but not explode.


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