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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How do I transfer my World of Warships Blitz ships to World of Warships? [closed]

I can’t even transfer... anyone got an answer? I just want to transfer because I have the aircraft carrier Independence on mobile but on the Mac version I only have Langley.
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Why do I earn so little xp?

I'm playing World of Warships (on Xbox, against other people, not bots), and I do pretty decent, 3 destroyed 80k damage (tier 5). The battle ends with a victory and I GET LIKE 80 XP! I need around ...
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How do I pick Screen Resolution and Aspect Ratio in World of Warships?

I don't want trial and error to find best screen resolution 'cause World of Warship has too many choices. I screen shot YouTube then "Display" window from my Windows 10 laptop. Windows 10
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How can my brother and I add each other's contacts to our contact lists, most productively?

My brother and I each have at least 100 Contacts on our Contacts list, some duplicates but mostly not. It's obviously unproductive to add at least 100 usernames singly. How can we copy and paste them ...
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Is smoking battleships worthless?

As a DD player, other DDs and CAs ask me to smoke-screen them, but never BBs. Whenever I proffer smoke to BBs player, they always decline and say that smoke for them is useless. But why? Is it ...
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Do you keep unspent commander skill points when transfered?

My Tier V Omaha has a commander with 6 unspent skill points. I want to transfer him to my Tier VI Pensacola. Will the skill points stay when I transfer him?
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'Radio Location' skill vs. white 'Located' arrow

I triple-checked, and NONE of my captains have the 4-pt Radio Location Captain Skill. But I still see this white Located arrow — see the yellow arrow in the screenshot overhead. What's the purpose of ...
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Which cruisers can stealthily torpedo?

Which CAs can "stealth-torp"? "stealth-torp" means detectability range < torpedo range. I'm asking just for CAs, not DDs.
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If I fly around mountains, can AA still damage my planes?

In light of this post, I'm asking for games against real-life human opponents (like Random or Ranked), not Co-op or Training. I'm playing CVs, and want to know if I ought fly around mountains to ...
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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, ...