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Wethead #281 Posted 19 July 2018 - 07:16 PM

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What's GD?

STUART SHERMAN #282 Posted 21 July 2018 - 01:24 PM

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View PostWethead, on 19 July 2018 - 02:16 PM, said:

What's GD?

 

General Discussion? Or sometimes people are referring to Gun Laying Drive. 

                                   

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STUART SHERMAN #283 Posted 21 July 2018 - 01:43 PM

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View PostIHScoutman70, on 08 June 2018 - 12:01 PM, said:

More of a lurker/reader than poster in general.  Bought a PS4 on Feb 19th, 2017, installed WoT on Feb 20th and haven't really done much with the PS4 expect play tanks.  Found the forum in Nov 2017 when I was wondering how to improve my game.  Lots of great posts/guides.  Though old habits die hard, I'm slowly improving. 

 

Back to lurk mode I go...

 

If you have questions about certain tanks, (or anything else tank related for that matter), and don't feel comfortable posting a thread, you can message most of the people on this forum for advice. This worked great for me, and I was amazed at the positive responses I received.  If you've lurked enough you'll know who to contact about what subject.  

 


                                   

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DertyChewbacca #284 Posted 23 July 2018 - 06:38 AM

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View PostR35T NO MORE, on 16 August 2017 - 08:47 PM, said:

I've noticed that around 2k people tend to be browsing GD, but only the same small group ever seem to post. I can guess as to multiple reasons why that might be however i think you guys could really help this place to improve. What we have atm is (kind of) equivalent to locking 100 people in a small space together for a prolonged period, arguements are inevitable. I believe that some new posters could maybe help. 

 

I'm not expecting 2k people to reply, but are there any of you who would consider introducing yourselves, in a thread that doesn't have anything to do with the tired old toxic topics we all read day in and day out? This thread is meant purely as a kind of meet and greet. Even just a very brief introduction, how long you've been playing and tanks you like, would be great :-) 

 

Here's hoping this at least works a little bit otherwise i'll look a bit daft :hiding: nothing ventured, nothing gained though i guess. 

 

Guess I should reintroduce myself since I've changed names, and haven't been around for a couple years. My real name is Nicholas. I'm trying to "diversify" my skill set. Heavy tanks and TD's seem to be my thing, but I'm trying to learn and master Medium/Light tanks. I'm currently at a crossroads as far as my future tanking goes. Since I seem to do best in Hvy and TD I'm wondering if I should just strictly play them and sell all my other tanks, or if I should continue to try and master Med/Lt because, to me, they are tough to master. Always up for platooning. See y'all on the battlefield!

cammy1970 #285 Posted 23 July 2018 - 04:25 PM

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Howdy

Been playing since the game was released but hardly ever on here anymore. The toxicity of the forums really p@@@@s me off so tend to stay clear.


 


M4ntiX #286 Posted 02 August 2018 - 06:16 PM

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I've been mostly lurking but recently, for whatever reason (boredom, age, extra pepperoni on my pizza, mercs?), I have become active on the forums.

Not sure how long this will last and when I will inevitably go back to lurking, but for the time being, hello fellow tankers!

PS. If you are reading this thinking you may have been ammo-racked by yours truly, the pleasure is all mine. :)


Edited by M4ntiX, 02 August 2018 - 07:19 PM.


cammy1970 #287 Posted 10 September 2018 - 05:52 PM

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Not posted in a long time....tend to stay away from the forums as I can't be a@#@d with the epeen wavers and super duper unicorns. Has it changed or still the same?

 


R35T NO MORE #288 Posted 11 September 2018 - 05:43 AM

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View Postcammy1970, on 10 September 2018 - 05:52 PM, said:

Not posted in a long time....tend to stay away from the forums as I can't be a@#@d with the epeen wavers and super duper unicorns. Has it changed or still the same?

 

Fair few rerolls waving e-peens. Most threads seem to be complaints about the recent update though. Normally they would have eased a bit by now but people seem really fed up currently. 

 

 


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Topsmuggler65 #289 Posted 14 September 2018 - 01:42 PM

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got back playing after break and lurk quite a bit if not working, as can get great tips and support from most people, like MR SHERMAN says 

xristelias86 #290 Posted 23 September 2018 - 07:38 AM

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I've been playing wot on my ps4 since January of 2017. I took a break for long time but now I've been playing very often. I'm a  collective person, I play to get as many tier Xs is possible and not just for fun. I also get involved to any op.I used to play every single call of duty game, but it's getting worse lately so I figured that wot was my game



Stogies 1977 #291 Posted 25 September 2018 - 09:32 AM

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Hi! Got into the closed BETA back when and have been playing ever since. Started out playing mostly TDs and then worked my way over to heaves and mediums, still not big on lights. Spent way too much on premiums over the years ;-)

MyFatHands #292 Posted 27 September 2018 - 09:26 PM

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I only started about a month back, slowly getting to grips with the game. 

LIT SKULL987 #293 Posted 05 October 2018 - 04:30 PM

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View PostYourGrumpyDad99, on 30 June 2018 - 09:41 AM, said:

Well, I'm coming up to 3 years in tanks, daily player, but never gonna be better than average cos of age and reflexes.

Why do I just generally lurk now?

Its all been said above.

Most active threads are between a handful of people who appear to have known each other since beta. The have strong opinions.

My previous attempts at joining in result in one of two responses:

1) "Hey guys, LOOK... another STOOPID NOOB giving an opinion!! --check his stats! LOL!.... $%$£ off and "git good" moron .....before you say such stupid things here...

2) my post is just ignored.

Why bother?

Lurking is productive for information, posting is just a waste of time unless you want your unicorns horn stroked.....

 

 

 

 

 

 

i totally agree with this , average players like me  are  always fair game for the elitists , got my stats checked after i  posted a polite  question ,some of these forumers have egos the size of a frieght train , but most r nice 





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