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Kev4000

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#1 10 years ago

Just a simple suggestion - to implement the caliber of the different weapons in the hud, diameter and length. This will give the players who haven't studied the details of each guns in WW2 a good idea of how powerful their gun actually is. The tanks already have it when selecting different ammunition, but for the many weapons that don't I'd like to see a static piece of text reminding you of your guns power.




McGibs

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#2 10 years ago

I quite like this idea actually.

Maybe I'll take a couple minutes and add the caliber size to the weapon icons, beside the name.




Kev4000

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#3 10 years ago

Awesome! I like to hear my suggestions are being appreciated, even more implemented.




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#4 10 years ago

I think you should have the caliber AND mm of each round, so that some noob isn't like "ZOMFG I HAS 45 MM ROUND, ME PWNZ U"




azreal

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#5 10 years ago

It sounds like a good idea on paper, but what would be the point of it. Pretty much all small arms can take down a player within 1-4'ish hits so knowing how powerful wouldn't really help. And as for tanks I'm pretty sure you can tell even from playing vBf2 that a rifle isn't going to kill a Panzer.




Flyboy1942

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#6 10 years ago

Immersion? I like the idea as well. Just so you know your bullet type, like a soldier would. For instance, I have no idea if the Welby is a .38, .357, or a .22 (seems to be the latter :p).

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Von Mudra

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#7 10 years ago

I'm sorry...but I really, really don't see the point in knowing that your K98k is 7.92mm....




Kubador

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#8 10 years ago
Von Mudra;4519810I'm sorry...but I really, really don't see the point in knowing that your K98k is 7.92mm....

No you don't becouse you already know that and this fact is so obvious to you like that sun rises in the morning. For others unfortunately it isn't. I think it would be neat just to learn (knowledge is power!) a guns caliber and having fun in the same time even if it doesn't give you any advantage.




General_Henry

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#9 10 years ago

i like this idea! so people would know how powerful is a stg44 compared to MP40 (for noobs)




Thorondor123

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#10 10 years ago
General_Henry;4521417i like this idea! so people would know how powerful is a stg44 compared to MP40 (for noobs)

Noob would think that 9mm is stronger than 7,92mm :I




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