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So, what's the story with having two bots (green and red) when they can't hit anything?

What are they suppose to achieve if the bots can't decide a game, do any damage and only spot?

Just to allow you to do some AA damage?

 

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25 minutes ago, DFens_666 said:

I think its ok for the occasional missions that require planekills....

 

I find it very handy for exactly that reason 

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53 minutes ago, Winged_Cat_Dormant said:

So, what's the story with having two bots (green and red) when they can't hit anything?

What are they suppose to achieve if the bots can't decide a game, do any damage and only spot?

Just to allow you to do some AA damage?

 

It's PR bull:etc_swear: by WG with an aim to sell the lie that CVs are not OP and easy to counter. :Smile_trollface:

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Hi all,

 

56 minutes ago, Winged_Cat_Dormant said:

So, what's the story with having two bots (green and red) when they can't hit anything?

What are they suppose to achieve if the bots can't decide a game, do any damage and only spot?

Just to allow you to do some AA damage?

 

 

If you are in low tier DDs you can get perma-spotted whole game by enemy BOT CV who will circle above you indefinitely because you can't shoot them down (no AA) and they can't hit you... it is loads of fun... :Smile_hiding:

 

 

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I;ve run onto a couple of pretty decent bot CVs but cant remember the mode, it wasnt random those guys are awful :Smile_teethhappy:

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The bots are only good at defending themselves. Permaspotting is a pest, too, but mostly they just derp around with rocket planes until they come under attack from ships within 10k... Then suddenly they start attacking with torp planes, and they're not bad with those. 

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3 minutes ago, invicta2012 said:

The bots are only good at defending themselves. Permaspotting is a pest, too, but mostly they just derp around with rocket planes until they come under attack from ships within 10k... Then suddenly they start attacking with torp planes, and they're not bad with those. 

Dive bombers can hit some times too. But I agree, ignore Rocket planes (except for the spotting, so knock them down quickly, ) mind the dive bombers and evade the Torpedo Bombers. 

 

What I also note is that Red Bot CVs are unerring in locating Green DDs at the start of the match and will fly straight to them with rocket planes.

Good job they can't hit jack:etc_swear:!

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2 hours ago, Cambera_1 said:

What I also note is that Red Bot CVs are unerring in locating Green DDs at the start of the match and will fly straight to them with rocket planes.

Good job they can't hit jack:etc_swear:!

:Smile_trollface:

 

Thats the bots "RPF-lite" system baked into the AI, a company decision to ensure that humans can't "hide" if they started losing to the bots. So every bot knows the rough direction the have to sail/fly to reach the closest ship.

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3 hours ago, Cambera_1 said:

Dive bombers can hit some times too. But I agree, ignore Rocket planes (except for the spotting, so knock them down quickly, ) mind the dive bombers and evade the Torpedo Bombers. 

 

What I also note is that Red Bot CVs are unerring in locating Green DDs at the start of the match and will fly straight to them with rocket planes.

Good job they can't hit jack:etc_swear:!

:Smile_trollface:

Guess they need the captain barneh upgrade.

 

next lvl would be yoshani.

 

after dat el2azer.

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16 hours ago, CptBarney said:

Guess they need the captain barneh upgrade.

no :)

16 hours ago, CptBarney said:

next lvl would be yoshani.

even more no :)

16 hours ago, CptBarney said:

after dat el2azer.

only with self-destruct button built in to deny kill :)

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27 minutes ago, Karasu_Hidesuke said:

Huh?

 

In my coop battles the CV is replaced with an extra BB...:Smile_amazed:

 

Presumably because all the CV bots are already busy, there are only so many and not an endless resource.

 

I think the general problem with CV's on either side in CoOp is the fast speed of the battle, just not enough time to fly back and forth where the other ships can potentially be constantly engaged.

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42 minutes ago, Karasu_Hidesuke said:

Huh?

 

In my coop battles the CV is replaced with an extra BB...:Smile_amazed:

Not always. If you play enough games you will get them.

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3 hours ago, 250swb said:

 

Presumably because all the CV bots are already busy, there are only so many and not an endless resource.

 

I think the general problem with CV's on either side in CoOp is the fast speed of the battle, just not enough time to fly back and forth where the other ships can potentially be constantly engaged.

 

Guess in my case they all flew the coop....:Smile_hiding:

 

3 hours ago, Winged_Cat_Dormant said:

Not always. If you play enough games you will get them.

 

Gee... thanks, something to look forward then... :Smile_unsure:

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Am 12.11.2019 um 12:45, Winged_Cat_Dormant sagte:

All games end up the same way, everybody chasing down the red CV.

That is why they put them in, to lower Coop rewards!:Smile_trollface:

Before, you could have a fun quick match ending in 5-6 minutes, now you take double the time chasing the CV to the map border, without gaining anything extra. Even more fun in Italian cruisers, when you cannot even damage the CV, because the SAP keeps bouncing until he reaches the border and finally has to turn...

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