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Tier VIII of the Week: M4A1 Revalorisé


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Community #1 Posted 09 March 2018 - 06:00 AM

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The French Sherman is back in the Shop!

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uglycousin #2 Posted 09 March 2018 - 06:30 AM

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Very good tank, but ... when playing tier 8s almost every game is bottom tier. Wallet warriors be warned. :)

Jam_in_a_Tank_TwitchTv #3 Posted 09 March 2018 - 07:12 AM

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Use to be one of my best credit makers and happy to mark, been collecting dust in garage after the meta changes, but i do believe is one of the most enjoyable tier 8, still support my opinion to buff power to weight or top speed, it is a paper tank which actually goes together with good mobility, all and all Rev is love, or at least used to be love:popcorn:

Negativvv #4 Posted 09 March 2018 - 07:53 AM

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Nice Medium or at least nice gun...

 

As for the rest of the tank it's just a lel Sherman that doesn't belong in higher tiers. No armour, no speed, no anything.

 

But the way the ACPR gun belts out shots is great.



Weak_man #5 Posted 09 March 2018 - 08:01 AM

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It is a good tank but:

Almost always bottom tier in tier X games.

Mm is full of high tier heavies and many games will end in 9 hits, 1 penetration.

When gun troll you this tank is master of the critical, hits and no damage.

Armor is zero.

When you get in map rotation only coridor maps and you  meet: 430, 430U, etc, then have fun.

At speed many heavies are faster than you.

 

When gun troll you, you do 0 damage.

When your team is bad you do 0 damage.

Rev is a support tank and can't carry.

Also require skill to play well.

 

 

 

 

 


Edited by Weak_man, 09 March 2018 - 08:12 AM.


Hammerhead20 #6 Posted 09 March 2018 - 10:13 AM

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Simply usless against tier X tanks with that 200 mm penetration cannon...

 

If you want that people buy this tank, atleast make it more useful against those 24/7 tier X battles...


Edited by Hammerhead20, 09 March 2018 - 10:35 AM.


Negativvv #7 Posted 09 March 2018 - 10:47 AM

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View PostHammerhead20, on 09 March 2018 - 10:13 AM, said:

Simply usless against tier X tanks with that 200 mm penetration cannon...

 

If you want that people buy this tank, atleast make it more useful against those 24/7 tier X battles...

Could just track them? :P Then again Ravi's rate of fire sucks so can't even do that....

 

Guess you could use HEAT and hope it's not absorbed by random bits of the chassis? :trollface:

 

But yeah I don't play much that much these days...

 



dimethylcadmium #8 Posted 09 March 2018 - 11:15 AM

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one of the very few premiums worth buying 

 

 

 



falcon_96 #9 Posted 09 March 2018 - 11:52 AM

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A really good offer this time, M4 Rev is the best bang for buck tank out of the 7k price range, cheap to buy, fun to play and a great moneymaker(390dmg with 580 creds shell cost). 

SlyMeerkat #10 Posted 09 March 2018 - 11:57 AM

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Already got it 

BSHDBCG #11 Posted 09 March 2018 - 11:58 AM

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Well if they just made it 30% off instead of selling it with a bloated package, then it might be a bit more interesting.

thestaggy #12 Posted 09 March 2018 - 12:39 PM

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The tank is nice, but not much of a money-maker these days due to MM. It is no flanker so you have to resort to firing quite a bit of HEAT.


The gun can be absurdly troll as well. So many zero damage crit hits.



Weak_man #13 Posted 09 March 2018 - 12:45 PM

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View Postthestaggy, on 09 March 2018 - 12:39 PM, said:

The tank is nice, but not much of a money-maker these days due to MM. It is no flanker so you have to resort to firing quite a bit of HEAT.


The gun can be absurdly troll as well. So many zero damage crit hits.

 

Yes i had a lot of games with only critical hits. Sometimes gun work like laser, somentimes like last garbage.

Kandly #14 Posted 09 March 2018 - 12:49 PM

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View Postfalcon_96, on 09 March 2018 - 10:52 AM, said:

A really good offer this time, M4 Rev is the best bang for buck tank out of the 7k price range, cheap to buy, fun to play and a great moneymaker(390dmg with 580 creds shell cost). 

 

Totally! One of Ph3lan's favorites. My stats in it suck (a lot), but I learned lots about mediums playing it when I joined the office. Great fun. :)

Search_Warrant #15 Posted 09 March 2018 - 01:40 PM

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M4 Rev is just a poor mans SkorpionG in every aspect. take SkorpionG. remove the gun, remove the speed. tadaaa! a pile of *edited* that is M4 Rev.

Edited by NickMustaine, 10 March 2018 - 02:27 PM.
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ARMAGEDN #16 Posted 09 March 2018 - 02:27 PM

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Still writing: Give us Defender, like other servers did!

StinkyStonky #17 Posted 09 March 2018 - 02:48 PM

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What's your favoured name for this unpronounceable tank ?

 

Mine the "The Ravioli"



vuque #18 Posted 09 March 2018 - 02:50 PM

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View PostARMAGEDN, on 09 March 2018 - 02:27 PM, said:

Still writing: Give us Defender, like other servers did!

 

Please use the dedicated topic to give your feedback about this. :)

 

View PostStinkyStonky, on 09 March 2018 - 02:48 PM, said:

What's your favoured name for this unpronounceable tank ?

 

Mine the "The Ravioli"

 

​I thought we should use "Revolution" since it is French and resembles to "Revolution"! :) 

 


Edited by vuque, 09 March 2018 - 02:52 PM.


Igor_BL #19 Posted 09 March 2018 - 03:15 PM

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Great tank IMO. Really fun to play, nice credit earner.

 

I stoped playing only because I got Lorr from those january boxes, plus t44100 was buffed.

Now i play those two, but probably will play Rev again in some time.

 

Yeah, there are better tanks. Like Skorpion.
But Rev is still great one.
What i love about it is APCR, gun handling and 390 amount of love you send to enemies.

 

Pen is not that big of problem IMO. I almost never used HEAT in it, because 1) HEAT sucks. 2) it flies like one of those Cromwells shells. 3) again, APCR is <3



HadurHun #20 Posted 09 March 2018 - 03:17 PM

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i'm sorry, but where the f does that look like a defender to you? are you telling me i'm keeping my defender money for nothing? and please i gave wg enough money so that even my friends tell me to f off!




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