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[ame]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=snx3XXcvGOQ&feature=player_embedded[/ame]
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Enjoy your fighting season, Afghan insurgents. The ones to come might not be particularly pleasant. The technology to detect your fire, stop it in mid-air, and then “facilitate shooter neutralization” is getting closer and closer to battlefield-ready. Which means some of your most powerful weapons — like missiles and rocket-propelled grenades — could be rendered impotent, even dangerous to fire off.

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I never thought something like AMS from battletech would become real in my lifetime. This is awesome.
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Sheesh. Did tanks just become indestructable?
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drool.gif Awesome!
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Wow This new patch may make it really imbalanced biggrin.gif
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Wow. Next thing you know there will be tanks that can fly.
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This technology is not new.

Trophy, like Arena, have been in development for a long time. Heck, T-72BM, T-80UM where tested with Arena, which is much like Trophy. Active protective systems on armoured vehicles. Not new technology.
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post #9 of 86
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Originally Posted by jammo2k5;13804255 
Wow This new patch may make it really imbalanced biggrin.gif

Ya they should really nerf this.
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Originally Posted by ComradeNF;13804257 
Wow. Next thing you know there will be tanks that can fly.

ahem

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