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By Some Demand, I Finished Renaming Tech Tree Ships

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Russian Bias

 

Made a mistake with Minsk, since I thought Leningrad was still on the tech tree.  Guess not :(

 

Also I couldn't bring myself to rename Moskva, sue me.

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Ze Germans

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Yes I actually sold the Yorck to display the new name clearly, I hate it that much.

 

Death Star is a reference to War Thunder where bombers with really good defensive gunners are basically untouchable or you take a lot of damage trying to take them down.

 

Tirpitz is "Death Star with Torpedoes"

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Duh Americans

 

Independence is "Has Actual Engine"

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Sushi

 

Hosho is "Former Seal-Clubber"

 

Myogi is "Stormtrooper Accuracy"

 

Kuma is "Another Floating Citadel" 

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Finally, Le Hon Hon Hon

 

Sort of stolen from this

Dunkerque is "Just Got Dunked On."

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In-Battle Screenshots

 

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Bonus:

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Original (Royal Navy):

 

Queen Elizabeth is "Finally Usable AP"

 

Leander is "Ey dat's pretty good"

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That's great. But what about Belfast? Just because she's gone doesn't mean she doesn't deserve a nickname!

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:Smile_teethhappy: you have WAY too much time on your hands man!

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Also nice Kancolle reference for Fubuki

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But Udaloi does have DP guns? I'm not quite sure I grasp that one.

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12 minutes ago, Doomlock said:

But Udaloi does have DP guns? I'm not quite sure I grasp that one.

The joke is that her 130mm/55 B-2-U didn't have DP capability until after the split, despite the guns always being on the ship.  They boosted basically everything one could upgrade with a gun swap when they were Udaloi's gun upgrade, but now most of those advantages have disappeared and they get DP capability instead.

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1 minute ago, ValkyrWarframe said:

The joke is that her 130mm/55 B-2-U didn't have DP capability until after the split, despite the guns always being on the ship.

Oh. I did not know that. Didn't get her till after. Meanwhile Khaba.....

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1 hour ago, ValkyrWarframe said:

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Yeah; my Gearing and Grozovoi are pretty much equiped the same way...

 

1 hour ago, ValkyrWarframe said:

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Now that Tirp's secondaries are like Bis-ko's? Yep.

 

1 hour ago, ValkyrWarframe said:

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lol for St Louis, (best T3 BB,) Wickes is actually my greatest killer; (most kills on the gamesite Randoms stats page,) and I haven't played it in forever... Wyoming is my 'Ole' Reliable,' and I never have much trouble hitting things; same with New Mexico; Colorado is my only battleship with a WR over 60%; Mahan is the only destroyer I've ever been successful with in ranked; and Sea Mines is a totally despised object of derision I've never been able to make work...

 

1 hour ago, ValkyrWarframe said:

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Mutsuki my highest WR IJN destroyer, at 58% for both flavors, (T6 and T5...) Poi is sad; Poi was played for just 5 randoms and 5 co-ops then sold... Gunbote is happy! Gunbote was owner of the first 19 point captain I earned through xp in the game, (as oppsed to buying one with fxp or exp.)

 

1 hour ago, ValkyrWarframe said:

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It seems that for the OP, DQ is donuts; for me it is Ice Cream... Like Buddy Bars or Chocolate Dipped Cones...

 

1 hour ago, ValkyrWarframe said:

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Best Waifu is; only battleship I've been able to use successfully in ranked; New Mexico is a 'sorta' kinda okay,' but not as much so as Waifu.

 

Farmnaught hasn't seemed to be as bad for me as many say it is; maybe all that practice with DQ...

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My favorites are

 

Muh Freeboard

People Have 10,000 Battles in this Thing

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LOL How do I Turn

Halp

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13 minutes ago, Middcore said:

Muh Freeboard

 

Look at that sucker in binoc view sometimes and you can hardly see it! Can just about go into stealth just by hiding in a wave trough!

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4 minutes ago, Estimated_Prophet said:

 

Look at that sucker in binoc view sometimes and you can hardly see it! Can just about go into stealth just by hiding in a wave trough!

 

Conversely, I've always wondered been sort of fascinated with the bizarrely high freeboard on all the French cruisers, have you looked at the slab sides on those things?

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Well thanks a bunch, now I got coffee spilled all over my desk, completely lost it at the Tier VII german DD.

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This had me cracking up. Take all the +1's!

 

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1 hour ago, ThePfeil said:

Well thanks a bunch, now I got coffee spilled all over my desk, completely lost it at the Tier VII german DD.

Completely spelled out it is "Lebe Rekt Ma [edited]"

 

48 minutes ago, Lampshade_M1A2 said:

Actually I think Udaloi has DP guns, the Trashkan doesn't however.

See above comment.

 

19 minutes ago, Goodwood_Alpha said:

Needz moar meemz... :Smile_trollface:

Working on it :)

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3 hours ago, Middcore said:

Upon reflection, I suggest that the Tirpitz should be "Fjord Queen."

 Nah, that's low-hanging fruit.  Same reason why I didn't call the Gneisenau "Stormtrooper" despite having derpy dispersion.

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I have to say, you have a way with names. A lot of those cracked me up because they are so true. Nice to see I'm not the only one that associates the German battleships with the Galatic Empire. I often have 'The Imperial Suite' from Rouge One going while I play them. I have an alternate name for Izumo, though; 'Nelson with better guns'. It is pretty much Nelson with a backwards turret #3 and far better guns, in terms of design.

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