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British Cruisers confirmed

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pure hype

 

Tier I : Black Swan

Tier II: Weymouth

Tier III: Caledon

Tier IV: Danae

Tier V: Emerald

Tier VI: Leander

Tier VII: Fiji

Tier VIII: Edinburgh

Tier IX: Neptune

Tier X: Minotaur

 

RIP "RN when?"

 

http://worldofwarships.asia/en/news/common/british-cruisers/

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Well

The reason for that thread is the fact that they pioritized the Red Navy (full of blueprint ship) rather than more "Available" Royal Navy

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1st cruiser line which entirely made of CLs :)

 

I'll take "what is Russian Cruiser Line?" for $250 Bob.

 

 

also;

 

RN SHIPS GET HYPE.

THE HYPE THAT WAS PROMISED.

WHAT IS HYPED MAY NEVER DIE.

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Wow, all light cruisers... this is going to be fun. :trollface:

 

Though I wonder if the high tier ones will have insane RoF? Because I honestly don't think 6 inch guns can be competitive enough in T9/10...

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Well

The reason for that thread is the fact that they pioritized the Red Navy (full of blueprint ship) rather than more "Available" Royal Navy

 

Because British tree is hard to ballance, but paper ship doesnt need balance :v

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Anyway, wikipedia delving.

 

Tier 1: Black Swan
Tier 2: Weymouth
Tier 3: Caledon
Tier 4: Danae
Tier 5: Emerald
Tier 6: Leander
Tier 7: Fiji
Tier 8: Edinburgh
Tier 9: Neptune (Possible paper - 1945 cruiser)
Tier 10: Minotaur (Possible paper? Not sure if they're going to put this at tier X)

 

Note that putting Edinburgh at T8 sets us up perfectly for a HMS Belfast premium. 

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If the t10 Minotaur is actually the 1943 one, we're looking at Atlanta reload speeds at something like twice the range.

 

Those thing have  lighter armor than cleaveland. same armanent in Cleaveland

its as slow as cleaveland too

 

if it have old Cleaveland trajectory, old turn rate and Higher rate of firee. can a cleaveland fit in T10 battle ?

 

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So we get one port slot for the new nation introduced right?

 

Yes, we'll likely get a port slot with the Black Swan.

 

 

Those thing have  lighter armor than cleaveland. same armanent in Cleaveland

its as slow as cleaveland too

 

if it have old Cleaveland trajectory, old turn rate and Higher rate of firee. can a cleaveland fit in T10 battle ?

 

 

Mikhail Kutusov and Chapayev have the same 152mm guns at tier 8 and they do pretty respectably.

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Mikhail Kutusov and Chapayev have the same 152mm guns at tier 8 and they do pretty respectably.

Exactly !

 

 

Possible Paper Ship C-41 Minotaur class :

- Twin 6inch Gun in Dual Turret in 5 mounting (there is triple variant, but it seems double is more likely)

-Twin 40mm Bofors in 8 mount

- 4, 533mm Triple tube Torpedo launcher. possible carrying Mark IX Torpedoes (around 12km range)

possible dispacement is around 16.000 ton

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The Hype is real and considering these all seem to be light Cruisers we may end up getting a second class of RN Heavy Cruisers.

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Mikhail Kutusov and Chapayev have the same 152mm guns at tier 8 and they do pretty respectably.

Yet it's displacement is only 11000 tons, lower than the myoko. It's HP will be around 30000, not even close to compete in T10

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