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Haida is ok, but it's not Canadian

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The Haida is Canadian in flag only, this was a British built boat bought by Canada. Please WG, release the HMCS Micmac, give it the same spec's, same everything, but let me sail a Canadian built boat! The Micmac was built in a Canadian port, by Canadian's. It never saw war action, but it did suffer Canadian casualties in an awful accident. 

 

I'm happy to see Canada enter the game, but I want a true Canadian boat in my port. 

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Considering the history of the Haida in the Royal Canadian Navy, I disagree....I am more than happy to sail our most decorated and venerated ship of that era.  Micmac wasn't even commissioned until after the end of the war in Europe, regardless of the fact she was the first destroyer constructed here.

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You bought it you own it. I am sure you all, Canadians refit it several times, with Canadian Labor.

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8 minutes ago, Capt_h2o said:

The Haida is Canadian in flag only, this was a British built boat bought by Canada. Please WG, release the HMCS Micmac, give it the same spec's, same everything, but let me sail a Canadian built boat! The Micmac was built in a Canadian port, by Canadian's. It never saw war action, but it did suffer Canadian casualties in an awful accident. 

 

I'm happy to see Canada enter the game, but I want a true Canadian boat in my port. 

@Radar_X @Gneisenau013

If it was manned by Canadian officers and navy men, it was Canadian mmmk? errrrr Eh?

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By that same logic Kongou is not a true IJN bote >.>

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I feel that this thread is just full of fail and not going to go anywhere.

 

The Brits built many ships for other nations. Like Perth is not Australian, Kongo is not Japanese, Blyskawica is not Polish...

Tashkent is not Russian...

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wut

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File this one under you can't make everyone happy.

At least we found the one odd ball Canuck that doesn't like the Haida....lol

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12 minutes ago, MrDeaf said:

I feel that this thread is just full of fail and not going to go anywhere.

 

The Brits built many ships for other nations. Like Perth is not Australian, Kongo is not Japanese, Blyskawica is not Polish...

Tashkent is not Russian...

Albany is not American...

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16 minutes ago, MrDeaf said:

I feel that this thread is just full of fail and not going to go anywhere.

Yes it is ... the locked threads archive.

17 minutes ago, MrDeaf said:

The Brits built many ships for other nations. Like Perth is not Australian, Kongo is not Japanese, Blyskawica is not Polish...

Tashkent is not Russian...

And Khab isn't real.

12 minutes ago, _Fantomex_ said:

wut

Ya gotta love how WoW employees are always on top of things and right in the middle of the action. You go @_Fantomex_!

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Uh....no. WG can't just 'take back' Haida and spent more time modelling another ship at this point. And they aren't going to release another tier 7 commonwealth destroyer. Market's a bit filled right now.  

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If I'm magically an employee now, someone owes me a WHOLE lotta back pay.

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45 minutes ago, MrDeaf said:

The Brits built many ships for other nations. Like Perth is not Australian, Kongo is not Japanese, Blyskawica is not Polish...

Tashkent is not Russian...

^^ This, Haida was manned by Canadians, Commanded by Canadians.... Canadians bled on her decks for their King and their country, she is Canadian as Canadian can be. Where she was built is not relevant.

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I'm sure you want to train a Canadian commander from scratch. Mhm

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Seriously?

 

It doesn't matter where a ship was/is built, it matters where they serve. In Haida's case, she's Canadian, through and through.

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Rather than demanding WG release a whole new bote.....I figure you'd probably have far more luck kindly asking for some to make a Micmac skin mod....and from what I here it's not all that hard to change the names of ships in the game files so it reads as "Micmac" in game. 

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Wow.

I mean, I love both the ship and Canada, and I'm not even Canadian :D

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1 hour ago, Capt_h2o said:

The Haida is Canadian in flag only, this was a British built boat bought by Canada. Please WG, release the HMCS Micmac, give it the same spec's, same everything, but let me sail a Canadian built boat! The Micmac was built in a Canadian port, by Canadian's. It never saw war action, but it did suffer Canadian casualties in an awful accident. 

 

I'm happy to see Canada enter the game, but I want a true Canadian boat in my port. 

@Radar_X @Gneisenau013

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57 minutes ago, 212thAttackBattalion said:

^^ This, Haida was manned by Canadians, Commanded by Canadians.... Canadians bled on her decks for their King and their country, she is Canadian as Canadian can be. Where she was built is not relevant.

This. It's like saying the cobra chicken is Canada's national bird.

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1 minute ago, masiyaa said:

this ship is utter trash so so many bad games soso few good ...

Heard the ship has a big learning curve to get the most out of it. Maybe you don't make the cut, or are unwilling to make it.

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this is one very funny thread.

As MrDeaf points out, without brit shipbuilding, many of the most iconic ships in the game, whether Japanese, Polish or Canadian (for examples) would not have existed.

Patriotism can be a fine thing, but generally speaking, it can also get intensely silly, very quickly.

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