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Questions tagged [world-of-warships]

World of Warships (2015) is a team-based MMO focused on naval action for Microsoft Windows, developed and published by Wargaming. The game is in the same vein as World of Tanks and World of Warplanes. Use this tag for questions related to the World of Warships MMO.

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Why's a ship more likely to be torpedoed if it turns out, rather than in?

I read about other benefits to turning into torpedoes; if you turn away, you may oversteer while dodging torpedoes that are chasing you from behind and you may fail to dodge IJN CV torpedoes that ...
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how to play the tier VIII halloween ships for World of Warships

This new update for World of Warships introduced more halloween themed ships then last year but this year there are more ships but i can only play the tier III ships and not the tier VI or VIII ships. ...
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What is the point of armor piecing shells fired from destroyers?

AP shells do a lot of damage if they penetrate (but not over-penetrate), but if they don't, then it's better to use high-explosive shells because they reliably do mediocre damage and can set the enemy ...
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World of Warships mobile to PC

I play world of warships on my phone and I just got the game on steam and was wondering if I could transfer my save data and have all my ships on pc without having to work towards them again.
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What happens to XP Earned (below XP needed for next Skill Point) if a Commander is reassigned?

The 50,228 HP in this screenshot: What's its official term? 'XP Earned' is ambiguous; it can refer to XP earned by Commanders in, before I sent them to, Reserves. What happens to it, if I reassign ...
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Does it matter how much complaints you (only you) have given about some player?

One player has written to me after the battle, that he has reported me (complaints) with all the max reports number he has for one day. I wasnt banned or anything else. Does it matter if you rerport ...
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Is it allowed to kill teamkillers?

This question has an explanation, that pink players cannot be killed without penalty. Pink are the players who are teamkillers or who made a damage on allied ships. So if I kill some pink players - I ...
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WoT & WoWs launcher error

i just installed both game, after the installer quit. there's an error [GAME_NAME] - Critical Error An unhandled exception is occured. the application will be restarted. i close it, when i open ...
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What are the Basics of Aim Leading in World of Warships

I picked up World of Warships again and am currently at Tier V in the Japanese Battleship, but I can't hit anything at these distances. What are the basics of calculating the Aiming Lead? I try to ...
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What does a rose coloured ship on the minimap mean?

One of my allied ships is in a pinkish colour on the minimap. What in the name of Triton does that mean?
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How is ramming damage calculated?

When one ship rams another, how is the damage or survivability calculated for both ships? I've seen some instances where both ships were destroyed and others where only one ship was destroyed.
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Does my vessel's speed affect the rate at which it floods?

Enemy hits, especially from torpedoes, can give my vessel the "flooding" status, where damage slowly accumulates over time. Is this a constant rate of damage, or can I mitigate it by (for example) ...
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Does Co-Op give less reward?

Are rewards between the 2 modes different? I know you can't get daily missions done in Co-op, but all I really care about is XP. It's kind of difficult to test and confirm because rewards are based ...
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Can I aim guns separately?

Sometimes in the heat of battle there is multiple ships I want to shoot at, Is it possible to train cannon 1 on enemy A and train cannon 2 on enemy B?
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At what throttle do I have the best maneuverability?

If I want to turn my ship quickly to avoid things like islands that seem to suddenly appear or torpedos coming to hurt me, what is the best throttle to do so? Ships behave very differently from cars ...
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How do I use my secondary Armaments?

When I look at my ship it says it has secondary armaments that look to be pretty damaging while my main batteries are reloading. to use them the "help" screen said to do ctrl+click on your target, ...