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PSA: It's Captain Jingles o'clock

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https://worldofwarships.eu/en/news/sales-and-events/ring-commanders/

 

Gives you an ingame mission for each of the two The Ring contest commanders. Both are the same: Earn 10k base exp over any number of battles.

 

They're only three point captains, but I guess it's at least worth spending some elite captain exp to get Jingles up to snuff as a British CA skipper when they're released.

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So, they're restricted to RN and RU ships respectively? Bummer. 

 

Still, glad to finally have Jingles as captain.

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3 minutes ago, Major_Damage225 said:

Soo what perks dose the gnome overlord get

Misidentifying ships.

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(If the man himself is anything to go by, that's not even a joke by the way - he will actually be calling out the wrong class of ship when one is spotted or destroyed)

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yay! its Jingles, but disappointed he only has 3 points, could at least have been 10 points like the HSF captains, 

 

or even

 

as its Jingles

 

20points:cap_cool:

 

(yes I know only 19 really, but Jingles.......)

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1 minute ago, Molly_Delaney said:

yay! its Jingles, but disappointed he only has 3 points, could at least have been 10 points like the HSF captains, 

 

or even

 

as its Jingles

 

20points:cap_cool:

 

(yes I know only 19 really, but Jingles.......)

or 91 loike dis game. :Smile_trollface:

 

https://wiki.mwomercs.com/index.php?title=Skill_Tree

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34 minutes ago, Cambera_1 said:

No skill bonuses though

:(

 

No bonuses eh, oh well.... I just hope his voice recording is okish, if it's anything close to seagull's quality, he's gonna go straight in the brig. :Smile_smile:

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He does misidentify ship classes.  He insisted on this and had a hard time convincing WG about it.  Source :Mingles with Jingles.

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9 minutes ago, Hedgehog1963 said:

He does misidentify ship classes.  He insisted on this and had a hard time convincing WG about it.  Source :Mingles with Jingles.

He does indeed. Wish they'd kept his voice more normal tho.

Spoiler

 

 

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the important question is which ship will you put him in?

 

it would somehow feel wrong to put him in your best ship so maybe whichever is the most fun / the one you play for laughs ?

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Probably ending on the Ark Royal with one of the unsinkable Sam camouflages.. He will feel right at home with the kitty on deck

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10 minutes ago, invicta2012 said:

I'd like a Flamu Captain. Every button pressed would result in a "**** off".

Don't forget the maniacal laughter and wordless full on tilt-mode. ^^

He would also need an auto stat-shame feature for the full experience.

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10 minutes ago, invicta2012 said:

Acasta. For Sure.

 

I'd like a Flamu Captain. Every button pressed would result in a "**** off".

Rather him but Notser, you will run aground in every battle

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I am really looking forward to having a captain Jingles, as for what ship probably train him up in the Belfast ready for the heavy cruisers 

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3 hours ago, Hedgehog1963 said:

He does misidentify ship classes.  He insisted on this and had a hard time convincing WG about it.  Source :Mingles with Jingles.

 

The sad thing will be you can guarantee some people will complain about that feature even though it's why a lot of us find him fun for being "old and crap"

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"enemy submarine sighted"

 

Sinking an enemy DD Jingles said "we sank an allied cruiser"

Sinking an enemy BB Jingles said " we sank an allied Battleship"

 

 

Sorry, i think this is stupid.

 

 

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33 minutes ago, JG4_sKylon said:

Sorry, i think this is stupid.

But as he's known for misidentifying and if he insisted to have it this way...

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23 minutes ago, JG4_sKylon said:

"enemy submarine sighted"

 

Sinking an enemy DD Jingles said "we sank an allied cruiser"

Sinking an enemy BB Jingles said " we sank an allied Battleship"

 

 

Sorry, i think this is stupid.

At least it's better than hearing the Spanish voiceover (for Nueve de Julio I suppose, since I'm using national+) when a Yueyang asks for something.

 

I got him this evening but haven't tried him out (still deciding where to put him). In any case, it was what Jingles and his followers wished for: him being himself, not someone else. The question is, are there also "mistakes" in the quick commands? I guess not: that would be too much, and confusing for other players.

 

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3 hours ago, JG4_sKylon said:

"enemy submarine sighted"

 

Sinking an enemy DD Jingles said "we sank an allied cruiser"

Sinking an enemy BB Jingles said " we sank an allied Battleship"

 

 

Sorry, i think this is stupid.

 

 

You think it is stupid, I, for one actually like that Jingles managed to get in that infamous trait of his.

Here's a thought? Don't like it? Don't use him, he's a RN captain with no skill bonuses and the only unique thing about him is the voiceover.

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17 hours ago, Major_Damage225 said:

Soo what perks dose the gnome overlord get, or is he like Commander Kappa? 

No perks just a different voiceover and image in port

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One bonus is that you can have his voice over for all battles, not just the ones where he is in the ship you are playing.

 

I have a lot of Dasha Perova commanders and I've been unable to turn her voice off without using a mod.  

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