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post #721 of 6617
SU-100 has a nasty gun on it, but it's basically no different than what the KV-1S/IS line has got. 175pen is enough to do some serious damage to tier 8's, but anything higher starts to show its weakness. I'm not a big fan of the IS since it has the same gun as the KV-1S, but I am looking forward to the IS-3 since its max gun has 50 more pen for a total of 225.
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Honestly, I can't play a TD to save my life! I'm not a great player by any means, but stick me in a TD and it's insta-death for me!!! I just don't have the patience to play them well. I am more of an medium flanker/heavy brawler. I am upset that WG felt the need to nerf my beautiful E-50 ausf M in the 8.4. They slightly nerfed the gun depression, which isn't that bad honestly, but what they did to the speed of what I consider to be the best German tank is absolute sacrilege! devil.gif
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I was a very heavy TD player early on in the game. But my focus is more on heavy tanks these days. Though based on my stats and experience so far, I think I play best with fast tanks that can get the job done. So I'm trying to focus more towards those tanks in the future. Chinese/medium lights. Also considering going down the Russian medium line from the KV-13.
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post #724 of 6617
So this su-100 is weird... I dunno if its the balancing but I've got a terrible terrible win ratio just starting out... Like the teams I'm on are sooooooooo bad! Like they all die instantly! I don't get it. On the stock canon, the reload time was 5.33sec. Upgraded crew to 75% and that cut it down to 4.88. Added the rammer which is -10 reload time, and added vents, +5 to crew. I'm now down to 4.11 reload time! Wow what a difference!
post #725 of 6617
FYI on the discussion on WoT performance, Clock speed matters above many other things cause it only uses 1 core.. and it is VERY demanding on the CPU... even first gen i7s are kinda crumbling against it.. Second gen + ones work much better
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FYI on the discussion on WoT performance, Clock speed matters above many other things cause it only uses 1 core.. and it is VERY demanding on the CPU... even first gen i7s are kinda crumbling against it.. Second gen + ones work much better

1 core yet WG thinks "HERP DERP LET'S ADD SLI HURR DURR!!!"

Anyway the point of the message was this... ANOTHER FROM BUFFALO, NY???
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ok whats up with balancing guys? I've lost 21 22 23 24 straight matches....? I've gotten 5 kills in a match and we still lose, my teams I get on are TERRIBLE! It's definitely not me...I do my part...apparently balancing is going against me...but 21 straight?

The only thing I've done differently from lastnight was I got another tier 5 tank... so the more higher tier tanks you have the lower team balancing teams you get on? Seriously I'm losing every single match since last night and getting a new tank. I'm playing with every tank I have...doesn't matter, team just instantly dies...

I'm getting just a tad frustrated. I can get top gun every match and yet we'll still lose because I'm on a terrible team with balancing....every time.
Edited by Cakewalk_S - 3/23/13 at 5:08am
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This happens to me alot... frown.gif I get 7 kills, but a minute later I am the only one left against 5 enemies. I don't think is has to do something with balancing, WoT servers don't know who is a good player (I think), right?
   
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Does anyone here have the KV-3? If so, is the Tier 8 122mm better than the Tier 7? The stats are basically the same.
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ok whats up with balancing guys? I've lost 21 22 23 24 straight matches....? I've gotten 5 kills in a match and we still lose, my teams I get on are TERRIBLE! It's definitely not me...I do my part...apparently balancing is going against me...but 21 straight?

The only thing I've done differently from lastnight was I got another tier 5 tank... so the more higher tier tanks you have the lower team balancing teams you get on? Seriously I'm losing every single match since last night and getting a new tank. I'm playing with every tank I have...doesn't matter, team just instantly dies...

I'm getting just a tad frustrated. I can get top gun every match and yet we'll still lose because I'm on a terrible team with balancing....every time.
I made a promise to myself to quit using a tank if I lost 3 in a row or quit playing the game if I lost 5 or more in a row. Losing streaks only continue to escalate and well, nobody has fun when they are losing.
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Does anyone here have the KV-3? If so, is the Tier 8 122mm better than the Tier 7? The stats are basically the same.
iir the 122mm is the same top tier gun on the KV-1S and the main gun of the IS. 175 pen, 390dmg? What's the tier 7? 160 pen, 300dmg? Rule of thumb is usually higher the pen the better, especially when you're in the higher tier tanks. You're in a super slow heavy tank too. So you need a good gun. If it was a light tank I'd say go for what has a faster ROF.
Edited by Fossil - 3/23/13 at 11:57am
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