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Poll Results: Would you be interested in joining an OCN clan if there was one?

 
  • 70% (58)
    Yes
  • 29% (24)
    No
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post #231 of 6617
Kurt, yea I just pick up the new one and work my way down. One thing that is nice about having to get the next tier tank as you work your way down the tree is that you get used to the play style that is coming. A Tier 4 medium, is still fast but not to powerful. Yet when I got my tier 5 medium. I noticed, its more powerful, but slower. So I had to adjust how I went about. I like it, because then its not a big shock if you go from a quick light tank, to bamn now in a Tiger and your wondering why its so slow?(Considering its almost 70tonnes).

On a seperate note. Theres enough players here that are pretty active. I think it would be pretty cool for us to form a clan to do matches with. Plus the ppl that have been playing longer than us newbies can teach us a few things.

Ski

BTW, in game, go to channels, search "overclock" and theres a overclock.net english room some of us chill in.
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post #232 of 6617
Ya, so far that's what I'm doing (just working my way down the tree). Not sure if there's any other way to do it.

I like the idea of an OCN clan.
Edited by kurt1288 - 1/18/11 at 2:34pm
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post #233 of 6617
Also guys, as I get into the heavier medium tanks. I have noticed that I get put in matches against heavys alot. where I'll be bottom boy. When that happens. I use soley HE rounds, they do the most. The armor pen ones just bounce of. But the HE always do some damage. I've even gotten some higher tier kills from them. Especially when there occupied with the IS7s on my team or Tigers I can start hitting em.
Also, have been noticing that the Russian IS tanks are crazy OP. However, these dang Tigers I, II can take one hell of a beating while taking ppl out.
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post #234 of 6617
you must be lucky HE round have lower armor penatration
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post #235 of 6617
Quote:
Originally Posted by Flesh_n_blood View Post
you must be lucky HE round have lower armor penatration
They can badly damage subsystems in a tank though. That's a good thing since your allies can finish the job much easier.

And again, reverted to the KV-1 for now and having fun with the derp gun. Popped a Ferdinand at 50% in one shot lol.
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post #236 of 6617
Yeah, matchmaking is kinda screwy. Also russian tanks need a nerf. God EVERYBODY uses russian heavies
post #237 of 6617
EVERYONE uses Russian heavies. >.<
post #238 of 6617
there is a way to buy tech leading up to a tank you want without buying every single tank in the chain. i've done it a few times already but unless they changed it recently it's not working for me to get the stug III.
    
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Originally Posted by Damarious25 View Post
there is a way to buy tech leading up to a tank you want without buying every single tank in the chain. i've done it a few times already but unless they changed it recently it's not working for me to get the stug III.
Yes. Use free experience to research the tech ahead of the tank you want. You can also convert experience off a tank you are using to free experience to research that way.

The honest truth of it though is past about tier 4 that is really not an easy task.
     
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post #240 of 6617
Quote:
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The honest truth of it though is past about tier 4 that is really not an easy task.

Thanks, I thought it was just me. I was getting ready to uninstall. Although if I have to buy tanks one after another in order I'll do that. I have enough credit, thats for sure...
    
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