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Poll: What would you prefer? (19 members have cast votes)

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What is your preference (read the post)?

  1. Prefer a 7 v 7 with normal MM (9 votes [47.37%])

    Percentage of vote: 47.37%

  2. Prefer a 15 v 15 but with scout MM (10 votes [52.63%])

    Percentage of vote: 52.63%

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LacqueredBacon #1 Posted 07 December 2018 - 04:12 PM

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I usually play in the early mornings when server populations are lower.  As a result, I get thrown in a disproportionate number of 7 v 7 games.  It is very annoying, even if I am top tier because there simply isn't a large enough hit point pool to make the matches worth it.


 

After thinking about it, I would much rather be thrown into a 15 v 15 even if I am down 3 tiers (aka low tier with scout match making) in most tanks.  I play mostly lights and mediums so it really wouldn't change much about how I would approach the match.


 

I don't think WG would ever make this change but curious what others thing about it.



 


Fishfood50 #2 Posted 07 December 2018 - 04:33 PM

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How are 7V7 not worth it? XP and silver are altered to account for this and I can get better XP and silver from these games because I can usually get a fair percentage of the damage. If I was -3 this wouldn't be so easy. Or are you just worried about your WN8?

LacqueredBacon #3 Posted 07 December 2018 - 04:49 PM

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View PostFishfood50, on 07 December 2018 - 11:33 AM, said:

How are 7V7 not worth it? XP and silver are altered to account for this and I can get better XP and silver from these games because I can usually get a fair percentage of the damage. If I was -3 this wouldn't be so easy. Or are you just worried about your WN8?

 

No I don't worry about my WN8.  And that is a good thing because I imagine it isn't very good anymore.  (Backstory:  I used to care too much and would get very irritated anytime I wasn't a Super Uni for the week.  While I was able to maintain that, it was more work than fun.  Now, I could care less and my play reflects that at times).

 

But I DO care about marks.  So I tend to stay away from tanks I am trying to three mark at those times.


 

But to be honest, I never realized the XP and silver earnings were modified during 7 v 7s.  If that is true, my argument really holds no water at all.



 


Merun #4 Posted 07 December 2018 - 05:13 PM

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I chose 15vs15 with scout mm

But I would like to get rid of the restrictions.

If I play a tier 5 and the match maker doesn't find a only tier 5 game in lets say 20 seconds it should widen it about -1/+1 every 20 seconds. I don't care if I am in a tier 3 in a tier 10 battle. That could be great fun.

Of course only for more experienced players. So let's say a player that has at least 5000 games can be thrown in this match maker pool or any other kind of new player protection.


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Tankatar #5 Posted 07 December 2018 - 05:32 PM

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-3+3 matches but no premium ammo for top tier permitted?

XT356 #6 Posted 07 December 2018 - 05:52 PM

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Nope, Ill rather deal with 7v7 or wait longer. Being taken out in a hit or two is even worse. 

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Pit Friend #7 Posted 07 December 2018 - 06:17 PM

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Have you tried switching to the other server if the population on one is too low for your games?

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USSWISCONSIN94 #8 Posted 07 December 2018 - 06:39 PM

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Only way i know for you to get those kinds of number is super low pops. how the hell are you getting that many games? Was playing a year ago at 1am-5am and didn't get that many.

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Rubbelito #9 Posted 07 December 2018 - 06:45 PM

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View PostPit Friend, on 07 December 2018 - 07:17 PM, said:

Have you tried switching to the other server if the population on one is too low for your games?

 

^^this.

If you're not switching servers, I understand the many 7vs7, but if you just switch to the most populated server at any given time there's no way you can't find enough pop for 15vs15.
I only get 7vs7 occasionally when I seal club in tier 3 (which are quite rare tbh).






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