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Just noticed when you unlock the USS Seattle B Hull the range is reduced by 0.9km from 14.3km to 13.4km (1km from 15.7km to 14.7km with the range upgrade.)

 

What is this about? Can somebody explain this? Possible bug? (unlikely).

 

I can't think of any other ship where this occurs.

 

The guns are exactly the same - 152mm/47 D.P Mk17. Nor does the actual Artillery stat go down, it remains at 42/100.

 

 

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I thought I was being a bit over the top by saying its a bug, but cool. Can somebody else confirm this? Check your game client.

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screenshots from you would also help :Smile_Default:

havent bothered grinding the new cleavage yet, so I cant check myself sorry

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says 14.3 stock and 15.7 in my tech tree listing (don't have the ship yet though).

 

+edit

 

scratch that, didn't read the "hull" part, and ye it does say you lose 0.9km range with the hull upgrade

 

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Hmm, in the wiki the gun range for the top configuration increases by just 500m.

 

Even if that is not a bug, they should change it.

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20 minutes ago, rvfharrier said:

Guns aren't able to elevate as much under the weight of all the added AA?

Haha, is that a thing?

 

Very strange, at the moment I have the A hull and the Gun range upgrade and the ship is pretty good.

 

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That does sound backwards, I'd be interested in seeing if it's intentional. I'm fairly sure this isn't the case on any other ship either.

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- "John, I told you, the war has ended, the budget was cut, we can't afford to order new shells from Amazon every two weeks! From now on, you are not allowed to open fire at targets further than thirteen and a half kilometers."

- "But... but...!"

- "What did I just say?!"

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10 minutes ago, HmS_Grimm said:

Sadly it's not a bug & it gets worse when you use Gun fire control mod. 2 upgrade. :cap_wander:

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Not that you're ever going to hit anything at 18km range. ?

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Oh god, how could this have gone unnoticed by the thousands of people on the PT server?!

oh wait....
:Smile_trollface:

 

Memegaming in a nutshell, making a test server to test last patch's new ships. 
Gaming innovation.

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2 hours ago, GarrusBrutus said:

Not that you're ever going to hit anything at 18km range. ?

Absolutely going to hit thing at 18km stationary battleships for example is pretty much free food for this ship + others in the line.

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neptune gun range is 16.5 and going up to minotaur it's range is 15.7 !!! balancing maybe?!

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According to some interview, WG spend one more week on quality control of every update. You guys have seen the result of their work.

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1 hour ago, Acetessigester said:

According to some interview, WG spend one more week on quality control of every update. You guys have seen the result of their work.

 

maybe adding another week help there then to fix it *lolZ*

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So... someone flipped a few signs in the ship's data. Well, it seems that WG has accidentally found the way to force closer combat: just find the "bug" and inoculate it to every single battleship so it becomes an epide... I mean, a "feature".

 

Salute.

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10 hours ago, Exocet6951 said:

Oh god, how could this have gone unnoticed by the thousands of people on the PT server?!

oh wait....
:Smile_trollface:

 

Memegaming in a nutshell, making a test server to test last patch's new ships. 
Gaming innovation.

Strange.... I was certain I thoroughly checked out every available new US Cruiser on the PTS.

Dunno how that one slipped past me either. :Smile_trollface:

 

Seriously by now I dunno why we still have the PTS other than for rewards.

Testing the new stuff with a larger playerbase can't really be the reason as this example shows. (even if it's intentional)

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5 hours ago, Estaca_de_Bares said:

So... someone flipped a few signs in the ship's data. Well, it seems that WG has accidentally found the way to force closer combat: just find the "bug" and inoculate it to every single battleship so it becomes an epide... I mean, a "feature".

 

Salute.

 

Fixed within two weeks for BBs, and two months for Seattle :Smile_trollface:

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On 6/28/2018 at 5:34 PM, valoaa said:

Haha, is that a thing?

 

Very strange, at the moment I have the A hull and the Gun range upgrade and the ship is pretty good.

 

How do you we ping Wargaming in these posts? Did I do this right? lol @MrConway

 

I'll check if this is intentional or a bug and let you know.

 

Edit: Its confirmed as a bug that will be fixed with 0.7.7!

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1 hour ago, MrConway said:

 

I'll check if this is intentional or a bug and let you know.

 

Edit: Its confirmed as a bug that will be fixed with 0.7.7!

 

OK, thanks that's useful to know as it seemed very weird.I'll hold off buying and playing it until then.

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