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Why isn't bouncing a HE shell counted towards blocked damage?


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Masternaut #1 Posted 09 October 2017 - 04:28 PM

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I sort of understand why damage "blocked" off HE shells isn't counted as real blocked damage, but seems a bit ridiculous that if you bounce the actual HE shell it isn't counted as bounced damage. 

Sfinski #2 Posted 09 October 2017 - 04:28 PM

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You can't bounce an HE shell.

Userext #3 Posted 09 October 2017 - 04:29 PM

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what? HE shells bounce? really? When did they change the game?(geniune Q)

Balc0ra #4 Posted 09 October 2017 - 04:33 PM

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It's just that the HE pen is not good enough to pen all your armor to do any damage. As HE damage gets "nullified" if the armor is to thick. So you don't bounce it. So thus it still don't count.

brumbarr #5 Posted 09 October 2017 - 04:39 PM

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View PostUserext, on 09 October 2017 - 04:29 PM, said:

what? HE shells bounce? really? When did they change the game?(geniune Q)

You cant bounce then but the indicator for them is black just like a bounced shell.



KillingJoker #6 Posted 09 October 2017 - 04:46 PM

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So technicaly what is it i should call when i use a super heavy spall liner, and an enemy medium tank tryes to do damage with an HE shell and he does non? 

 

 



jack_timber #7 Posted 09 October 2017 - 04:50 PM

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So it doesn't bounce it just does no damage?

brumbarr #8 Posted 09 October 2017 - 05:28 PM

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View PostKillingJoker, on 09 October 2017 - 04:46 PM, said:

So technicaly what is it i should call when i use a super heavy spall liner, and an enemy medium tank tryes to do damage with an HE shell and he does non? 

 

 

 

You absorbed the shell.

sgtYester #9 Posted 09 October 2017 - 05:40 PM

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yeah, he shells that do zero damage

 

just wonderfull when ur trying to reset a cap.

 

he should always do damage but got nerfd hard a few patches back






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