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3MAJ86 last won the day on October 19 2017

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About 3MAJ86

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  1. What do you mean they rotate? You choose them for each tank. Lights get 3, TDs get 2, meds and heavies get 1. I have no idea how much the clickers get, i don't play that shit
  2. Capping as well. I am running "engineering" on all tanks I play, and try to cap wherever possible. Although i play exclusively solo, i saw a lot of time 3-man platoons, with engineering rushing cap, and it seemed like a strong tactic.
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    Ranked Battles Discussion

    I didn't have much time to play, but when I did play, i spammed mostly Obj907. Also, going for tracking shots is often time better than going for damage. I had several 2-chevron matches where i had ~1000dmg but shitload of assist. Type 5 seems like a easymode. Like someone already mentioned, you need 3 shots in high alpha tanks in order to gain/not lose chevron in win/loss, which is something above 2000 actual dmg. For Type 5 it is 4 - 5 shots, which is easy to do due to the huge HP pool, and retarded HE mechanics. I don't have the tank, so i can't confirm it, but seeing that each team has at least 3 of these in almost every match i think is enough of an evidence. Also, arty seems to earn a lot of XP due to the stun mechanics. Targets are stunned for ages, and collecting assist dmg seems easy. I also see a lot of shitters (48% players for example) playing E4/E3 or even JPE100 with HE spam, and they managed to reach fairly high ranks. Just spam HE, so even if you are a 48% player, you will reach high ranks.
  4. The fact that yesterday i played 19 matches in my freshly bought lorraine - all solo, and out of those 19, 2 matches were not tier 10, tells me that you got all of mine top tier games lol. And those 2 were full tier 8 games, so literally i didn't see a tank that was lower tier than me. in 19 games...
  5. To be honest, i find the opposite question more realistic: "if MM is random, how can you expect balanced teams?". But over a large number of games, it "evens out". I have a friend that doesn't believe in this, and is always shouting that MM and RNG are rigged (and because of it, he recently uninstalled wot ). But anyway, here is the very simple example: You flip a coin (let's assume the coin is not "rigged" in any way). If you flip it 2 times, and both times are tails, you can jump to a conclusion that a coin is rigged, but the sample is small. But if you throw the same coin 10 000 times, the result will converge to 50/50 distribution of heads and tails. What people complain about the most, is those horrible losing streaks. My biggest, recorded one is i think 18 or 19 losses in a row . But over more than 40 000 matches, this is expected to happen. You can actually calculate, very precise, what is the probability for that to happen. Same with the coin, when you toss it 10 000 times, you will certainly have long streaks of heads and/or tails, but over time it will even out. Same with WoT. A single match is rarely balanced. But tens of thousands of them are very balanced. There was a thread on WoTLabs, where OP explained with calculations and formulas, how many matches exactly it is needed a to have a Win Rate stats for a player that make sense, and is comparable to another player.. And i think the number was 1000. I hope you find this useful.
  6. Tier 9 meds and heavies are definitely the most fun to play at the moment. Apart from few outliers, there isn't really any bad tank among them. Also they benefit the most from the MM. Getting a tier 10 match is not that harsh, and quite often you get to bully poor tier 7 tanks. Also, within the tier itself, tier 9 is by far the most balanced tier. There is no tank that does more than 750 damage per shot (which should be the case for tier 10 as well, imo). There are some tanks that are a bit too strong (T10, WZ1-4) but they are not as cancerous as some of the counterparts in other tiers. And also, with premium account you can make nice profits while playing in this tier, because you are not pushed to spam prem ammo all the time. I would really love to see WG does a tier 9 campaign for once. That would be amazing. And also some other tier 9 tournaments. I once participated in a 3v3 tier 9 torunament, it was a lot of fun!
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    What's your Wot Xmas wish list?

    I agree. i think i will pick up lorr 40t though. the rest is - meeh, or i already have it
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    What's your Wot Xmas wish list?

    I would throw my money on the screen for: 50% discount on a year of premium Defender arty-free game mode or even better complete removal of all arty and this stupid game mechanic some game mode with respawns / garage battles / deathmatch (but more rewarding than it was before, with whole t22 fiasco...) Not having to play like half an hour for a reward equal to a single 4-minute random match Rework of Japanese heavy tank line (read: no retarded HE guns) Actually general rework of HE mechanics. I am pissed when i take damage from a shitter that doesn't even need to aim his gun, while RNG trolls me over and over again, while i miss or not pen mine When fully aimed, at least 90% of the shots to go exactly where i aimed them, but make snapshots more random, even more than now ... ok i went too much into balance issues, so I will stop
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    T54 Prototype

    Contrary to popular belief, I loved that tank, and actually 3-marked it in the new MM. ProxyCentauri is right, most of the tier 10s, you won't be able to hurt. But basically, you shouldn't fight them frontally ever. Same and lower tier tanks, you can bully quite a lot due to the 120mm frontal plate armor. Turret is also quite good. Gun handling is mediocre, and I was driving this thing without a rammer believe it or not! So GLD, VSTAB & Vents + 5 skill crew from Obj140 or T62. Either way, I think I am one of the few people from WoTLabs that liked the tank. If you are not 100% sure, than maybe it is better to skip it.
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    Individual Missions: A How-To Guide

    I did it in Strv S1. The tank has only 1000 hp. UDES has the same, right?
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    Show Off Your Triple Marks of Excellence

    Nooo of course not manually I use WoTNumbers application to collect data. The app is using SQLLite database to store data. I connected to that database via ODBC, and extracted it all into QlikView. QV is an amazing tool that let's you do all sort of analysis, and all in a few clicks. So that is how I got the graph For example, I can tell you, which day in a week i have highest win rate in my tier 9 tanks, or during which time of the day. Or who is the player in the past months that killed me the most, or whom did I kill the most etc.. I can dig up really all sort of info.
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    Show Off Your Triple Marks of Excellence

    And the mighty Löwe is 3-marked: Ah it has been the source of many frustrations. Took me far longer than i thought it will. Have a look at the progression (data is from last 10 days, far more matches than i dare to admit): And the 3-mark match: http://wotreplays.eu/site/3930742#fiery_salient-3maj86-l_we
  13. Would excel export do the job?
  14. /tinfoil hat mode on: I think they added this Victory/Defeat screen just to take away some of the time from your personal reserves. /tinfoil hat mode off
  15. It is SQL Lite database that WoTNumbers application generates. From that, I made 2 of my own summary tables in MS Access. I can send you all of that, if you have MS Office. SQL Lite is free, and I can send you then the definitions (and queries) for my summary tables. I believe it would take you like 10 minutes to rebuild it. Or, I can export to some CSV, or whatever? It's not too big of a database.