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Content_WG #1 Posted 30 April 2014 - 06:57 PM

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Summer is almost here and as part of this month-long event, we've got a host of missions for each nation and a special reward for completing them all!

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dawson112299 #2 Posted 30 April 2014 - 07:06 PM

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These are the kind of missions that will bring in new players ,,,, well done WG.        The extra hanger slot alone is great.

anthofranc #3 Posted 30 April 2014 - 07:12 PM

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I agree, this will bring in new pilots. for me, i think the up-tick in weather will be my demise. and low hit%:tongue:

TwistedKestrel #4 Posted 30 April 2014 - 07:26 PM

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Holy moley

 

So if I collect everything, I'm coming out of this with:

 

7 hangar slots

2 T6 premium planes

15 days of premium

 

Not bad!!


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racer24524 #5 Posted 30 April 2014 - 07:39 PM

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Im in on this

Sigifrid #6 Posted 30 April 2014 - 07:40 PM

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Oh...Damn....getting the IJN one may be tricky...but I am glad now that I have all my trees at tier 5-minimum....

30 days to get 500k exp? No problem, cannot possibly be harder than the 300k+ in two weeks


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Antiledo #7 Posted 30 April 2014 - 07:47 PM

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EDIT: NM, found the plane stats on my own.

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Wing_Commander_Zero #8 Posted 30 April 2014 - 07:52 PM

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Ok this is nice!

Sigifrid #9 Posted 30 April 2014 - 07:54 PM

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{lang:macro__view_post}Antiledo, on 30 April 2014 - 08:47 PM, said:

Anyone have the stats on the two premium planes? I don't see them listed in the Encyclopedia.

 

Thanks!

 

I assume that there will be downtime in the near future to fix this...probably as soon as the event starts I would guess.

This event probably will mostly empty out the tier 9-10 queues looking at this again...there probably will be less to complain about concerning high tier matchmaking for a bit.  Hopefully the rest of the community will agree with this.

 

*fingers crossed*


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dawson112299 #10 Posted 30 April 2014 - 07:57 PM

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{lang:macro__view_post}Sigifrid, on 30 April 2014 - 03:54 PM, said:

 

I assume that there will be downtime in the near future to fix this...probably as soon as the event starts I would guess.

This event probably will mostly empty out the tier 9-10 queues looking at this again...there probably will be less to complain about concerning high tier matchmaking for a bit.  Hopefully the rest of the community will agree with this.

 

*fingers crossed*

I agree, this will flush the 9-10 out of queue.    likely see a lot of 4-5-6-7s



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{lang:macro__view_post}Sigifrid, on 30 April 2014 - 03:54 PM, said:

 

I assume that there will be downtime in the near future to fix this...probably as soon as the event starts I would guess.

This event probably will mostly empty out the tier 9-10 queues looking at this again...there probably will be less to complain about concerning high tier matchmaking for a bit.  Hopefully the rest of the community will agree with this.

 

*fingers crossed*

{lang:macro__view_post}dawson112299, on 30 April 2014 - 03:57 PM, said:

I agree, this will flush the 9-10 out of queue.    likely see a lot of 4-5-6-7s

I have a feeling that the 9's will be out in full force trolling anyone trying to complete the missions for the premium planes. Personally slightly annoyed at the restrictions myself I have only two t8 left out of all the trees to grind I was hoping to get to work some planes while doing this but I guess not.

 

 

 

 


Edited by paintballfreaks, 30 April 2014 - 08:02 PM.


cyberd1 #12 Posted 30 April 2014 - 08:02 PM

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A am guessing that the planes at the end of the rainbow are premium ones, for those of us mortals that do not have the time or are unable to achieve the Japanese Ki-88 and the American Grumman XP-50 will we be able to buy them in either the game with gold or through the store?
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Note: All XP multipliers count towards the mission goal (x2, x3, x5 multipliers and Premium accounts).
No artificial ingredients.

HZero #14 Posted 30 April 2014 - 08:02 PM

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Thank goodness all the XP multipliers count.   Its still quite a grind, but doable for anyone willing to make this their primary game for the month of May.

I don't have a lot of patience with this, "What are we fighting for?" stuff. We're in a war, a shooting war. We've got to fight. And some of us have got to die. I'm not trying to tell you not to be afraid. Fear is normal. But stop worrying about it and about yourselves. Stop making plans. Forget about going home.


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HZero #15 Posted 30 April 2014 - 08:03 PM

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{lang:macro__view_post}cyberd1, on 30 April 2014 - 03:02 PM, said:

A am guessing that the planes at the end of the rainbow are premium ones, for those of us mortals that do not have the time or are unable to achieve the Japanese Ki-88 and the American Grumman XP-50 will we be able to buy them in either the game with gold or through the store?

 

Yes, the EU and RU sites note that they will release with update 1.4.   This is just a way to  get them a) early and b) "free"


I don't have a lot of patience with this, "What are we fighting for?" stuff. We're in a war, a shooting war. We've got to fight. And some of us have got to die. I'm not trying to tell you not to be afraid. Fear is normal. But stop worrying about it and about yourselves. Stop making plans. Forget about going home.


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MagusGerhardt #16 Posted 30 April 2014 - 08:06 PM

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Great upcoming event, WG!  Keep 'em rolling!



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Wolfrum #17 Posted 30 April 2014 - 08:07 PM

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{lang:macro__view_post}MagusGerhardt, on 30 April 2014 - 08:06 PM, said:

Great upcoming event, WG!  Keep 'em rolling!

 

The Strosser is in as well as a Paypal Purchase (if only I had paypal), which is awesome! Your Rotary Club is going to grow I think!

 

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woofman34 #18 Posted 30 April 2014 - 08:10 PM

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Awesome ! We need this badly ! Cheers (Toasting )  To a wave of old players coming back (premiums collectors) and new players as well ...:honoring:

cyberd1 #19 Posted 30 April 2014 - 08:38 PM

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{lang:macro__view_post}HZero, on 30 April 2014 - 03:03 PM, said:

 

Yes, the EU and RU sites note that they will release with update 1.4.   This is just a way to  get them a) early and b) "free"


Excellent! Now all they have to do is release a UK Heavy Fighter and let the crew training begin.


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HZero #20 Posted 30 April 2014 - 08:46 PM

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{lang:macro__view_post}Wolfrum, on 30 April 2014 - 03:07 PM, said:

 

The Strosser is in as well as a Paypal Purchase (if only I had paypal), which is awesome! Your Rotary Club is going to grow I think!

 

-Wolf

 

 

What?! Where?  I don't see it.

 

ETA:  Ah, NM, doesn't start until tonight.     Still $60, but none of that silly credits stuff, just the plane (and hanger), gold, and premium time.  Its a step in the right direction, may have to buy in on this one...


Edited by HZero, 30 April 2014 - 08:51 PM.

I don't have a lot of patience with this, "What are we fighting for?" stuff. We're in a war, a shooting war. We've got to fight. And some of us have got to die. I'm not trying to tell you not to be afraid. Fear is normal. But stop worrying about it and about yourselves. Stop making plans. Forget about going home.


Consider yourselves already dead. Once you accept that idea, it won't be so tough.


~ General Frank Savage, 12 O'Clock High





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