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  • medics

    JesterTheSheep - - Suggestions / Criticism

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    Medics already exist. Where do you think the 15% heal rate comes from? Soldiers aren't just twiddling their thumbs waiting for bulletholes to mend: medics are simply implied.

  • Quote from gusv: “Quote from JesterTheSheep: “It's very easy to watch your K/D ratio sink to nothing on the Historical map, especially if you're picking bottom of the barrel, and especially if you're Poland. ” Of the large countries in the 39 historical map, France often seems caught in conflict with 2 or more of these- Germany, Italy, UK and Spain ... ” I've seen France do rather well with the right allies. Once I was in a match playing as Spain, and I had France, Italy, and Yugoslavia on my si…

  • Quote from gusv: “Quote from Citizenkane: “would be useful in choosing allies ” Other than the casualties, the data I look at the most in the World Herald are economic production, technological development, and size of armies. It also helps to look for winning percentage and K/D ratios in diplomatic tab- where you can get an idea if player goes inactive in too many games ... ” K/D ratio is a bit sketchy to begin with though. It's very easy to watch your K/D ratio sink to nothing on the Historica…

  • Quote from Citizenkane: “Hello, It would be cool to see in the newspaper along with the daily reports on VP's (individuals players and coalitions) a stat that listed total units killed for the map. The data for battle against each country is already part of the article updates in the newspaper but seeing who had killed the most units would be useful in choosing allies and determining players that may be weaker at a given time. Plus on 100 maps you could tell who was killing enemy and who might b…

  • CoW Pet Peeves?!?!

    JesterTheSheep - - Off Topic

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    Quote from eruth: “Mine is when people mix fast and slow units. Tanks are powerful, sure, but their main advantage (when you compare their power for cost) is their speed. The faster your stack the fewer times it gets attacker by arty and aircraft; the faster your stack the less time the enemy has to produce units before you conquer their ICs; the faster your stack the harder it is for their defensive units to patch up the holes. Let me tell you a story: I once player USSR in 25 historical map. I…

  • When you enter a coalition with other players, each of you has signed a little treaty with one another to cooperate with, aid, and support the others. Backstabbing is a sign that you cannot - and will not - be trusted. It shows you have no honor, that you don't care whether or not your allies are on your side. It's one thing to take over an ally who isn't carrying their weight, but to take over an equal solely on the grounds that you had the option to is a massive blow to people's opinion of you…

  • Worst countries

    JesterTheSheep - - General Discussions

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    Quote from Chimere: “Island countries (Australia, S-E Asia) are pretty bad, except maybe Madagascar and UK (need to check the resource start though). ” I beg to differ. Island Countries are some of the hardest countries to invade. You gain a sheer geographical advantage from the start of the game. Even if there's just a narrow waterway between you and the mainland, that's still hours lost to embarking and disembarking. Also, Sumatra is exceptional in the right hands. Enough food for a massive in…

  • Worst countries

    JesterTheSheep - - General Discussions

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    The worst I'VE ever played was Greece. Your starting resources are complete and utter garbage.

  • My Great Grandfather served on a US Destroyer in the pacific. I don't know a whole lot about him (he fought, came home, had a kid, and died I do believe) but what I do know is he had a piece of Ki-43 Hayabusa fuselage in his house somewhere. I never got to see it, but I always wanted to.

  • Quote from PC-JPCIII: “Basing the unit % of damage on the number of units in a stack is completely flawed... Yes stacks of 100 used to be impossible to kill off.. and a stack of 100 SP Artillery did a "killer" amount of damage.. But to claim that the units damage should decrease as the stack increases is silly if the excuse is.. well when you have that many units in an area they tend to get jumbled up... that makes no sense at all... none... now if the game had 100 different paths to enter a cit…

  • Release Notes - 2020-05-19

    JesterTheSheep - - News

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    Quote from freezy: “Quote from JesterTheSheep: “Ideally, maybe we can get late aircraft skins too? The Soviets had more than just the I-15r. ” lategame or earlygame skins for the other unit categories will follow over the next months. So air units will also receive new skins soon. ” Wonderful! I'll be looking forward to them!

  • Release Notes - 2020-05-19

    JesterTheSheep - - News

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    Ideally, maybe we can get late aircraft skins too? The Soviets had more than just the I-15r.

  • Worst countries

    JesterTheSheep - - General Discussions

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    Quote from GeneralAumSum: “Quote from JesterTheSheep: “Quote from GeneralAumSum: “One of the worst countries to play as is Sweden because it doesn’t have a lot of naval access ” So take over Norway... ” Haha but u have so much to research for navy in the beginning so u can’t take over Norway then call it good. ” Except you also have some of the highest RM production in Europe. You take over Norway, get more oil, research better Destroyer/Cruiser stacks, then battleships, and bam, you have a nava…

  • Worst countries

    JesterTheSheep - - General Discussions

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    Quote from GeneralAumSum: “One of the worst countries to play as is Sweden because it doesn’t have a lot of naval access ” So take over Norway...

  • Release Notes - 2020-05-19

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    Quote from d.jahnsen: “Quote from Ryan04px2025: “What type of model is the NEW Japanese tank? ” i think its a type 3 chi nu ” Time to bust out War Thunder again.

  • Release Notes - 2020-05-19

    JesterTheSheep - - News

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    Not bad at all! Really digging the new skins. It's a nice aesthetic touch!

  • I like Conflict of Nations. I like Call of War. No one game is superior to the other. I like them both, for different reasons. What I DON'T like is how Call of War is trying so hard to be Conflict of Nations. Once 1.5 becomes official, I am very, very likely going to completely abandon Call of War. I don't need two Conflict of Nations games.

  • Quote from Little Racoon: “How about Oman? ” Oman has more manpower (barely) than Yemen, so yes.

  • New Units in CoW 1.5

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    Quote from VIRVCOBRV: “"Accurate" is a big exaggeration. But powerful, sure. There are many accounts of the terrifying effectiveness of anti-infantry use of rockets on several fronts, and not just the Eastern one. ” I was referring more to the V2, but yes, anti-infantry rockets were a lot more effective in the second world war.

  • New Units in CoW 1.5

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    Quote from Chimere: “Quote from blue44elephant: “Quote from freezy: “Artillery got weaker vs. unarmored but stronger vs. heavy armored, compared to their previous stats. ” ??????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????I am a bit disappointed at that because I used to think you guys used to do the research. ” I don’t think you did much research yourself, beyond pop-history. Artillery weaker vs infantry tha…