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Should I buy the T9 Conway?


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telecastermds #1 Posted May 17 2017 - 13:12

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I have it it researched for a while, just not sure if it's worth it.  I have no interest in the T10 FV4005.  I do like the Charioteer even though it's hard to get my winrate up in it even when I have spectacular games finishing in the top 5.  

 

I have the T9 STRV-103-0 which I like a lot and I may eventually grind up the USA TD line again after giving up on the T28 Proto pre-buff (Matilda slow)


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FrozenKemp #2 Posted May 17 2017 - 13:15

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It's not quite as good as the Charioteer,  I think.   High dpm but awkward and slower. 

tod914 #3 Posted May 17 2017 - 13:18

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  My thoughts are no.  Stop where you are and put your credits towards a better tank.  Your better off with the TD from the other line.  I have one, and it's a let down from the Charioteer.

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bigbear72us #4 Posted May 17 2017 - 13:24

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Yes, just so other people have them to shoot at. They are rare and it took me forever to be in battle with one and be the player to kill it so I could get the medal for killing all the tanks in the British tech tree.

SuperTankDriver #5 Posted May 17 2017 - 14:03

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Just get a conqeuror.

 

Better gun handling, only 0.01 worse accuracy, way more health and armor, only slightly worse mobility. better gun depression.

 

And it leads to an actually viable tier 10 unlike the Conway.

 



HideousHog #6 Posted May 17 2017 - 14:04

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If you like TDs, and like the British tanks, you are much, but much better off with the Tortoise than the Conway. That is, if slow speed doesn't bother you. The Tort carries more ammo, has a faster reload, faster aim time, better dispersion, much better elevation and depression, and far better armor (provided you can hide its one glaring weak spot.) So, you might want to start the British TD line over again, but go the Medium route, branching up through the Churchill GC. This way you enjoy the fabulous Matilda and avoid the horrible Alecto. And, once you get the Tortoise, you can look forward to the DeathStar with its awful armor but oh-so-much-fun one-shot kaboom cannon.

edk_tpr #7 Posted May 17 2017 - 15:29

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As others have alluded to,  the 4005 is not worth the grind, the Conway is OK but not worth the research time.   Unless you want to get the medal for getting every tank researched of a nation, your time to research it would best be spent elsewhere

Sturm_Teufel #8 Posted May 17 2017 - 16:11

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Love the Charioteer (kept it) and so far I am rather enjoying the Conway (fully upgraded). Mobility seems decent but yeah, the Charioteer pound for pound is better imho. Don't think I'm going to get the FV4005 though.

Raithe #9 Posted May 17 2017 - 17:26

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Unless you want the Fv4005 no need to spend. It has a good gun but a high profile and moderate speed. I personally enjoy my FV4005 very much (better than Fv215b 183) It plays defferent than most TDs , again high profile, not much camo factor, thin armor. The gun however is a monster. Once you get used to playing the high profile british TDs you can top games most times.

 



Gothraul #10 Posted May 17 2017 - 19:59

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Not much value in the Hesh barn unless for lols.

Weslinator #11 Posted May 18 2017 - 01:33

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Go the American line. Don't buy the Conway.

telecastermds #12 Posted May 19 2017 - 13:39

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I'll just continue to grind my T-25 AT to the T-28 and T-95.  May give T-28 Proto another try since they buffed it, but I hated that tank.

super_nerd_2014 #13 Posted May 25 2017 - 22:42

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Love my Proto - especially post buff. Have both the T-30 and the T-28 unlocked. Not sure which way to go first........

 



Xx1Tommy1xX #14 Posted May 25 2017 - 22:49

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Charioteer is the only good thing in the TD line.
The only thing the Conway got is that 120mm. Also if you don't have the Tortoise but unlock the Conway (stock Conway) you automatically unlock the top gun for the Tortoise.  

I do miss that Conway dpm tho

super_nerd_2014 #15 Posted May 25 2017 - 22:50

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I have the Achilles and am Leary of even going to the Challenger........

 



Xx1Tommy1xX #16 Posted May 25 2017 - 22:59

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They need to change the FV4005 for the FV4005 stage 2 so it can have at lest a 2 round 183mm autoloader! 

 

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