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qpranger #1 Posted 29 September 2017 - 08:56 AM

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We have just had the news that there will be no crucial turret armour buff, and now we get this:

TIER VIII OF THE WEEK: FV4202



Browarszky #2 Posted 29 September 2017 - 09:08 AM

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Maybe the marketing crowd can explain this?

Spurtung #3 Posted 29 September 2017 - 09:12 AM

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Eaglax #4 Posted 29 September 2017 - 09:14 AM

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source pls (official if possible)

After 1 year of not even spending one cent/penny on WOT I actually wanted to buy it, based on the buffs.



qpranger #5 Posted 29 September 2017 - 09:15 AM

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View PostBrowarszky, on 29 September 2017 - 10:08 AM, said:

Maybe the marketing crowd can explain this?

 



Spurtung #6 Posted 29 September 2017 - 09:29 AM

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View PostEaglax, on 29 September 2017 - 10:14 AM, said:

source pls (official if possible)

After 1 year of not even spending one cent/penny on WOT I actually wanted to buy it, based on the buffs.

 

https://worldoftanks.eu/en/news/premium-shop/tier-viii-week-fv4202-sep2017/

Eaglax #7 Posted 29 September 2017 - 09:32 AM

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View PostSpurtung, on 29 September 2017 - 10:29 AM, said:

 

 

I obviously meant the source of: "We have just had the news that there will be no crucial turret armour buff"


Edited by Eaglax, 29 September 2017 - 09:33 AM.


Coldspell #8 Posted 29 September 2017 - 09:32 AM

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View PostEaglax, on 29 September 2017 - 08:14 AM, said:

source pls (official if possible)

After 1 year of not even spending one cent/penny on WOT I actually wanted to buy it, based on the buffs.

All its buffs were removed on the last test server because they felt it was overbuffed on first test server. I'm not sure if this means it won't be buffed or that it will be some kind of middle ground between test server first iteration and current iteration. 



Ze_HOFF_fverhoef #9 Posted 29 September 2017 - 09:41 AM

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I guess the marketing department is not in sync with the development department. 

Removal of the buff was supposed to be brought out after the FV4202 sale.



Eaglax #10 Posted 29 September 2017 - 09:44 AM

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View PostColdspell, on 29 September 2017 - 10:32 AM, said:

All its buffs were removed on the last test server because they felt it was overbuffed on first test server. I'm not sure if this means it won't be buffed or that it will be some kind of middle ground between test server first iteration and current iteration. 

 

:amazed:

the current iteration is the first one... and the second one wasn't announced yet, hence why I ask for a source... I just checked ingame and it says 240/90/90 turret armor on the testserver.

 

thx anyways for the warning, I guess I will keep on not spending any money :)

 



arthurwellsley #11 Posted 29 September 2017 - 09:49 AM

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View Postqpranger, on 29 September 2017 - 08:15 AM, said:

 

 

Chemical Ali?

Spurtung #12 Posted 29 September 2017 - 10:12 AM

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View Postarthurwellsley, on 29 September 2017 - 10:49 AM, said:

 

Chemical Ali?

 

No, this one is Baghdad Bob, AKA Comical Ali.

Edited by Spurtung, 29 September 2017 - 10:13 AM.


Pandabird #13 Posted 29 September 2017 - 10:31 AM

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CoDiGGo #14 Posted 29 September 2017 - 10:37 AM

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Mystery box offer for 28 € ahahah

 


Edited by CoDiGGo, 29 September 2017 - 10:38 AM.


Yaccay #15 Posted 29 September 2017 - 10:38 AM

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Another proof, how strongly marketing and reality correlate.

shane73tank #16 Posted 29 September 2017 - 01:48 PM

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View Postqpranger, on 29 September 2017 - 08:15 AM, said:

 

Without doubt your best post 



Sfinski #17 Posted 29 September 2017 - 01:56 PM

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"With the good gun depression angle you are able to hide behind terrain and just show your thick turret while you dish out damage."

 

Thick turret? THICK TURRET? On FV? Soo that couldn't be more of a lie... Hellcat bounces more with its turret than this pos. 



mortalsatsuma #18 Posted 29 September 2017 - 03:17 PM

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View PostSfinski, on 29 September 2017 - 01:56 PM, said:

"With the good gun depression angle you are able to hide behind terrain and just show your thick turret while you dish out damage."

 

Thick turret? THICK TURRET? On FV? Soo that couldn't be more of a lie... Hellcat bounces more with its turret than this pos. 

 

You joke but I find the Hellcat to be such an annoying little s*it to deal with at times. I have had so many shells magically fail to pen its side armour, probably because its magic tracks somehow eat them. And to think, people say the IS-3 has bullsh*t magic black hole side armour. 

HeidenSieker #19 Posted 29 September 2017 - 03:42 PM

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View Postqpranger, on 29 September 2017 - 08:56 AM, said:

W

 

You do know what the word "pish" means, don't you? Perhaps not. If you meant "piss", then there're quite a number of more elegant ways to phrase your criticism.

G01ngToxicCommand0 #20 Posted 29 September 2017 - 03:55 PM

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View Postqpranger, on 29 September 2017 - 08:56 AM, said:

We have just had the news that there will be no crucial turret armour buff, and now we get this:

TIER VIII OF THE WEEK: FV4202

 

ULTRAFAIL!




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