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Old 03-13-2013, 10:04 AM   #6496
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He also mentioned later that we should wait about 10 days, which happens to line up with Fri., March 22nd, the start of a weekend event. Not sure what's coming, but might want to grind those premiums and hold off on purchases for a week.
10 days seems weird. The game originally launched on April 12, 2011. If there was a major event planned, I'd have thought it would be for the 2nd anniversary.
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Old 03-13-2013, 10:15 AM   #6497
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10 days seems weird. The game originally launched on April 12, 2013. If there was a major event planned, I'd have thought it would be for the 2nd anniversary.
So, were we playing the beta up until yesterday?

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Old 03-13-2013, 10:34 AM   #6498
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Old 03-13-2013, 10:44 AM   #6499
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Old 03-13-2013, 10:50 AM   #6500
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Old 03-13-2013, 10:51 AM   #6501
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So, were we playing the beta up until yesterday?
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Old 03-13-2013, 12:00 PM   #6502
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It'll be interesting to see what your ping in Salida is like Mike - mine averages between 90 and 120 (which is not great); and we have 30 megs/second.

The server is located in DC.
The ping is 115-150. It's a little laggy, but not awful. So far I seem to be the kiss of death for all of my teams, but I'm still figuring things out in tier 1.

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Old 03-13-2013, 12:18 PM   #6503
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so in the couple weeks that I have had the XVM up, the WN6 ( think) efficiency has never changed. not even a little. am I that consistent (sucky) or is it a fluke?
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Old 03-13-2013, 01:36 PM   #6504
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The ping is 115-150. It's a little laggy, but not awful. So far I seem to be the kiss of death for all of my teams, but I'm still figuring things out in tier 1.

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after the update I have had some lag and high ping rates also...hope it calms down in a little while....thinking the servers are busy handing out the update.
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Old 03-13-2013, 02:55 PM   #6505
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...thinking the servers are busy handing out the update.
More like busy handing out damage to me and not serving my teams. Started the day 0/5 in one of the tanks I'm grinding. Then the kids came home from school on yon other coast and it felt like I added about fifteen cats to my ignore list. Hopefully this evening goes better. Though I did have a fantastic round in my T21 in a T9 match: dealt 1,543 damage and got 540 upon detecting. Maybe things are starting to click between the seat and the keyboard when the T21 is on screen.
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Old 03-13-2013, 03:20 PM   #6506
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Old 03-13-2013, 03:20 PM   #6507
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so in the couple weeks that I have had the XVM up, the WN6 ( think) efficiency has never changed. not even a little. am I that consistent (sucky) or is it a fluke?
http://wotlabs.net/na/player/suiciderush

You've got over 4000 battles, so the change can be a little slow (it's REALLY slower with 14k battles, lol). That page shows you having mostly an above 1000 experience average as of late (and a better win ratio)... so you're getting better!
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Old 03-13-2013, 03:27 PM   #6508
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so in the couple weeks that I have had the XVM up, the WN6 ( think) efficiency has never changed. not even a little. am I that consistent (sucky) or is it a fluke?
It takes a LOT of games to change depending on how many games you have played.

My efficiency is listed as 1254 even though my efficiency for the past week has been 1624, past month has been 1539, and past 60 days has been 1462.

Especially if you only play one account and your stats are handicapped by your learning period.

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Old 03-13-2013, 03:41 PM   #6509
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It takes a LOT of games to change depending on how many games you have played.

My efficiency is listed as 1254 even though my efficiency for the past week has been 1624, past month has been 1539, and past 60 days has been 1462.

Especially if you only play one account and your stats are handicapped by your learning period.

Agree.

The best way would seem to be, sadly, to learn tactics and the game on one account (but spend as little money on it as possible), then to create a new account and use that one to buy premium subscriptions and premium tanks for.

Wish I had known that earlier. The benefit, if there is one, is that a 53% win ratio gets discounted as not being that big of a target... and it bites a lot of OPFOR in the ass.
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Old 03-13-2013, 03:47 PM   #6510
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Yeah....I ran my 122-44 in a match this afternoon. A T-20 ignored me to chase the PzIV S in front of me.



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