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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
82 Total Votes  
post #5351 of 6618
Not sure if I like having E 25's on my team anymore. I usually play as TD, and they bug out when the shells start flying. With all that speed I don't know why most of them don't circle back around when I try to set up a defensive spot.
post #5352 of 6618
Took a break. Came back. First game in JgTig and I do 4k damage.
And its a loss.
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It seems to be a month-long moron-o-clock event or something... Even I'm falling to it...
post #5354 of 6618
I take it back. Some E 25's do a good job. Barely won a match with a capture in my jagdpanther. Was at 99% capture when an enemy heavy bounced a shot off of me. I think I bounced four off of him. Wasting rounds in tier nine matches. Most I can do is harass and spot.
post #5355 of 6618
Been hoarding gold and elite exp for future conversion discounts... it came today! Now I have 300,000 free exp.

What to spend it on...

3x exp event! It's moron-o-clock!


25 games

WN8 of 1,700 for those games

12% win rate.
Edited by AblueXKRS - 10/9/15 at 10:24pm
post #5356 of 6618
How does matchmaking work exactly?
post #5357 of 6618
Can't say, but all I know is that it doesn't implement any serious form of player skill checks when forming teams.
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Originally Posted by jon666 View Post

How does matchmaking work exactly?

It doesn't coolsmiley02.gif
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How come it is always the statisticaly weak or "wannabes" that complain on the MM? If you are a decent player and you think you are loosing because of the "noob" teams, you are not really as great as you think you are just "decent". Accept and keep playing. If you are not so good, then why would you even complain anyways?
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post #5360 of 6618
Quote:
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How does matchmaking work exactly?
Each tank is assigned a point value. The matchmaking algorithm tries to assemble teams of roughly equivalent total point values based on the tanks available in the queue. Usually it works out okay, but it doesn't take player skill into account, and occasionally you end up with a situation where one team gets, for example, all heavy tanks on Himmelsdorf while the other gets all mediums... To say nothing of the effect that platoons of varying skill levels tends to have.

Think of the matchmaker as taking two people to the grocery store, giving each one a basket, and saying "Buy things to make dinner, but your bag can't weigh more than 10 pounds." Easy enough. But in practice you force one guy to buy a bag of flour and a 3-liter soft drink, while you only force the other to buy some fresh herbs. The end result is that one team ends up with a much better meal than the other.
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